Smith, a vocal critic of the district’s approach to COVID-19, was sworn in last month Adriana Smith can be the pleasant kind, like when the former mayor of Petaluma, Pam Torliatt, asked her to be the voice of the Latin American community on the city’s transportation advisory committee. “I did it because they invited me,” …

Many years ago I was fortunate enough to teach a college course on “American Catholic Novels.” While working on the initial program, I knew what my first selection would be: Final payments, the brilliant and heartbreaking 1978 novel by Mary Gordon. The story of Isabel Moore, a young Irish Catholic who found her way in …

Attorney General Letitia James on Tuesday announced a new investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by teachers at a suburban Long Island high school. The Babylon School District has pulled scores of teachers out of classrooms in recent weeks after former students laid the charges in recent weeks. “Every student on Long Island and New …

Matt Bliss is about to rain Christmas trees in his Denver apartment. No living tree will be harmed during this holiday storm. The dark-haired entrepreneur, hunched over his laptop at a makeshift desk / kitchen table in front of his CEO, Marina Lucero, gives clients around the world a somewhat unusual holiday look. He is …

To make remote working possible and efficient, a business must take steps to have a clear and effective work-from-home policy. This is now part of a growing trend to allow employees to work remotely. Employers can recruit and retain top talent by giving employees the opportunity to work from home. Employees find it enjoyable because …

ENCINITAS – The San Dieguito Union School District, which operates with a fully staffed board for the first time since June, recently changed the way the public can contribute to public debate at school board meetings. At a November 18 meeting, the first for newly elected director Julie Bronstein, the board approved new rules regarding …

ALLENDALE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) – Several school districts in western Michigan have extended their Thanksgiving break in part due to the increase in COVID-19 cases. In many of these schools, large numbers of students skipped class due to illness or quarantine, putting parents in a familiar but still difficult position to facilitate learning. Inside woodtv.com: …

Earlier this fall, Charlotte City Council discussed the increase in the number of road fatalities, both for pedestrians and people in cars and trucks. They debated how to tackle the problem. The traditional way would be for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg police to write more tickets. In 2008, officers drafted a ticket for 22 residents of Charlotte. …

Happy Sunday, Glen Burnie! Let all of you know what’s going on locally to start today on an informed note. First, the weather forecast for the day: Rather cloudy. High: 56, low: 50. Here are the best stories today at Glen Burnie: Santa Claus comes to town for events in the great Severna Park Region. …

Author Tim Gill on Creating Child Friendly Cities in City Design and Podcast Courtesy of reSITE To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/972281/author-tim-gill-on-building-child-friendly-cities-in-design-and-the-city-podcast In this episode of Design and the City – a reSITE podcast on how to make cities more livable – academic, writer and consultant Tim Gill, author of …