One of the central facets of the holiday season is connection. But, connecting with others in-person this year is complicated by the coronavirus pandemic.   Some of the people most affected by COVID-19 isolation are seniors citizens living in care and rehabilitation facilities. In a non-pandemic year, the holidays would already be a time of loneliness for some seniors. […]

Owner Brett Oakley wanted to rezone eight parcels off Thomas Road to a Business Planned Unit Development from the current agriculture, residential and general business classifications. Oakley wanted to make Land of Illusion a year-round facility with additional family activities, camping sites and a hotel. Commissioners Cindy Carpenter and T.C. […]

ORANGE COUNTY, CA — The holidays are nearing in Orange County! Christmas this year falls on a Friday, Dec. 25. Hanukkah runs Thursday, Dec. 10 through Friday, Dec. 18. And Kwanzaa is Dec. 26 to Jan. 1. Celebrations are markedly different for 2020, to be sure. Many annual community extravaganazas […]

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to make in-person gatherings a tricky endeavor in the North Bay, several local events boasting music, art, literature and other delights are happening online this week. Here’s a round up of what’s worth looking forward to. Virtual Celebration On the southern edge of the Point […]

EVERETT — Looking for a way to shop small, shop local and shop Snohomish County? County officials have launched the Support SnoCo Campaign to promote local commerce and offer a guide to area businesses. The online hub,, aims to introduce shoppers to businesses across the county through an extensive […]

Headlight staff reports Published 8:46 a.m. MT Nov. 24, 2020 CLOSE Appointments marked on calendar (Photo: Serdarbayraktar, Getty Images/iStockphoto) School break Thanksgiving Break is scheduled from Monday, November 23, 2020 through Friday, November 27, 2020. During Thanksgiving Break all schools, offices, and facilities will be closed. School meal service will also […]

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG) – There are several locations in Bay County offering COVID-19 testing. The Bay County Health Department released information about where you can get tested for the virus. They also say county and state supported testing is free and no insurance is required. On Mondays, Wednesdays, and […]