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Why we will no longer be a welcoming church
We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
Judge: IDOC staff must be trained on transgender issues
SPRINGFIELD — A federal judge has ordered state corrections officers to undergo training on transgender issues, stemming from a lawsuit filed by an inmate who wants to be transferred to
How to more safely stay at hotels, motels amid pandemic
There's no place like home. But with care, you can reduce the risks that come with spending a night in a hotel or motel. Half of the battle occurs before
Workers and wages: Finding qualified workforce a top challenge...
BEMIDJI—While wages are on the rise, challenges remain for Minnesota's manufacturers when it comes to hiring a qualified workforce.In its annual State of Manufacturing survey, Enterprise Minnesota found 71 percent of respondents say the inability to hire qualified candidates has made company growth...
What kind of snake is this? How to identify common snakes in Texas
April showers poured down on San Antonio and its time for locals to enjoy the May flowers, but sometimes slithering snakes can interrupt the enjoyment of the outdoors.
Dust storms kill more than 100 in India
Many of those who died were sleeping when the fierce storm destroyed their homes.
Lightning storms kill 20 in eastern India
By Associated Press Reporter July 24 2019 10:54 AM 0 Comments Lightning storms kill 20 in eastern India Independent.ie Lightning has killed at least 20 people as thunderstorms and heavy rains lash
Philippines storm kills estimated 10,000, destruction hampers rescue e
Rescue workers struggled to reach ravaged towns and villages in the central Philippines on Monday as they tried to deliver aid to survivors of a powerful typhoon that killed an estimated 10,000 people and displaced more than 600,000.
20 years ago, Labor Day Storm killed 2, left severe damage, became burned in CNY’s memory
In a region known more for its relentless snowstorms every winter, there is at least one summer thunderstorm that many residents in central New York don't easily, or ever, forget This week marks the 20th anniversary of the Labor Day Storm — the weather event that jolted many awake in the early morning hours of Sept. 7, 1998 with a show of force not often seen around here before, or since. The powerful storm — which produced hurricane-force wind gusts up to 115…
What Others Say: Businesses play vital role in storm recovery
Note — On the heels of Hurricane Florence and as the Gulf Coast is hit by Hurricane Michael and the Carolinas prepare for probable impact from the storm, this seems
In substance abuse recovery? Here are ways to prepare for Thanksgiving challenges
Experts share tips for recovering addicts on how to cope with the holidays, and share events and meetings in the region.
How to stay safe during a tropical storm or hurricane
Riding out a storm inside your home can be frightening. The rain, howling winds and the threat of tornadoes can make the security of your home feel
Hurricane Season 2019: Storm preparation guide
The official hurricane season starts Saturday, June 1. While it's not time to panic, it is time to prepare.A tax-free holiday on many hurricane-
Tornado safety tips during and after a severe storm
Submitted by admin on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:15am Tornadoes are the most sudden, unpredictable and violent storms on earth. Knowing how to survive a tornado is crucial, as more than 100 million people in the U.S. are at risk. With the risk for severe weather over the next few days, the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH) offers these 10 tips for residents to stay safe 1. Create a family tornado plan and know where you can take shelter. 2. Closely monitor…
Nursing services play a vital role in recovery
VINTON – Nurses are vital links in the care needed by every patient seeking to recover from ill health. They are passionate about their profession and proud of the impact
West Haven residents reminded of rules for storm parking, snow removal
WEST HAVEN - To help crews expedite snow removal, Public Works Commissioner Tom McCarthy is reminding residents and businesses to observe parking regulations during and after storms, the city said in a news release Per the "Severe Weather" parking ordinance under Chapter 188 of the West Haven Code, police will tag and tow vehicles violating the ordinance at the owner's expense. Violators will receive a $100 fine. Once snow begins to fall, a parking ban is in effect on the even-numbered side of…
Latest storm dropped 10 inches of snow on parts of Aroostook
Parts of the St. John Valley saw up to 10 inches of snow from a storm that moved through the state Tuesday.
100 mph winds damaged Estill County during widespread storms
Storms that blew through Kentucky on Wednesday caused damage in more than 30 counties, tearing the roofs from homes and barns and knocking down power lines and trees.
List of America's costliest floods show just how bad Houston storms have been
A recent article by the Houston Chronicle's Dylan Baddour reveals Houston's flooding issues from an insurance perspective.