WESTPORT, CT — Westport Town Hall continues “to closed to walk-in services,” and residents are urged to keep wearing face coverings and physically distance as Westport and the state continue to battle the coronavirus (COVID-19). First Selectman Jim Marpe issued an update Monday on the town’s efforts against the virus, […]

Photo credit: Jesse Rieser From Runner’s World Leap Day, February 29, 2020. Sara and Ryan Hall are in the backseat of an Uber, sitting in traffic—and silence—in downtown Atlanta. Shivering a little in her race kit, Sara accepts Ryan’s offer of his sweatshirt. The driver mutters something about road closures. […]

Vendors prepare for the Wichita Home Show at Century II Convention Center. The show runs February 25-28. (February 24, 2021) Jaime Green The Wichita Eagle Area consumers are turning master bathrooms into places to rest and relax, installing new products with lower maintenance demands and creating outdoor spaces to enjoy, […]

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – As Symphony Hall awaits reopening to the pubic due to the Massachusetts guidance on COVID-19, improvements were made over the past year. Symphony Hall is a concert hall located on Court Street in downtown Springfield. The venue closed in 2020 when the state shutdown businesses due […]

1/16 Mary J. Blige With R&B and hip-hop hits like “Real Love” and “Not Goin’ Cry,” Mary J. Blige has sold 80 million records worldwide, won nine Grammys and became the first person nominated for acting and songwriting Oscars in the same year for the film “Mudbound” (2017). 2/16 Kate […]

Every January, huge crowds descend on Las Vegas for the CES gadget show, an extravaganza of tech and glitz intended to set the tone for the coming year in consumer technology. CES kicks off this week, but thanks to the pandemic, it will be in a radical new format — […]

BETTENDORF, Iowa (KWQC) – City Hall in Bettendorf will be closed to the public starting on Thursday, Dec. 10. This is due to the increasing cases of COVID-19. City officials announced on Wednesday this will be closed until further notice. Public meetings, including City Council meetings and public hearings, will […]

Oregon’s Amauri Hardy shoots to score against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Omaha, Neb., Friday, Dec. 4, 2020. Kayla Wolf AP OMAHA, Neb. Eugene Omoruyi put together another strong game for No. 21 Oregon, and coach Dana Altman is eager to see […]

The Conversation Muslims have visualized Prophet Muhammad in words and calligraphic art for centuries The republication of caricatures depicting the Prophet Muhammad by French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in September 2020 led to protests in several Muslim-majority countries. It also resulted in disturbing acts of violence: In the weeks that […]

Security guard at City Hall, Lilith York checks the temperature of Lisa Antrican as she enters the building on Ludlow St. to pay her water bill Thursday October 1, 2020. Credit: jim noelker Credit: jim noelker City departments were instructed to grant permission for remote work to employees who can […]

From Staff Reports, Las Cruces Sun-News Published 11:59 a.m. MT Nov. 15, 2020 CLOSE The city of Las Cruces announced that beginning Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, all city parks will be closed, including the skate park, shooting range, tennis and pickleball courts, and dog park (Photo: Courtesy: Las Cruces Police Department) […]

CLOSE Noblesville is the historic seat of Hamilton County. But the once-sleepy community is now undergoing major change to attract new businesses and residents. Wochit A hearing on a proposed gravel pit in Noblesville has been postponed until next month but opponents of the project are just starting to dig […]