Monthly Archives: December 2021

How Drivers Should Prepare For Icy Roads Over New Years’ Weekend

COLUMBIA, Missouri (KMIZ) As you refuel the car for your vacation plans, you may want to include an ice scraper and other items to help you survive the harsh winter weather. ABC Stormtrack’s weather team issued a daytime weather alert for winter storms on Saturday. The possibility of freezing rain …

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Grave violations of children’s rights in conflict on the rise around the world, warns UNICEF – World

Less than half of parties to conflict around the world have committed to protecting children NEW YORK, December 31, 2021 – This year has brought a series of grave violations against children in protracted and emerging conflicts, UNICEF warned today. From Afghanistan to Yemen and Syria to northern Ethiopia, thousands …

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Palestinian detainee after 136 days of hunger strike is “on the verge of death”, says brother

Palestinian detainee Hisham Abu Hawash was unconscious from Thursday to Sunday, before being transferred to an Israeli hospital Hisham Abu Hawash has lost mobility from neck to toe and is unaware of his surroundings, says brother [Getty] Palestinian detainee Hisham Abu Hawash, who has been on hunger strike for 136 …

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Kentucky Colonels Distribute $ 245,000 for Tornado Relief

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) – This week, the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels sent overnight delivery checks totaling $ 245,000 to 23 nonprofits providing disaster relief services in the west Kentucky after the tornadoes of December 10. “This is just a down payment from the Kentucky colonels for our neighbors in …

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Woodbridge Woman Arrested After Officer Assaulted – WDVM25 & DCW50

Maryland appear to end on a high note, in Taulia’s record breaking season, playing Pinstripe Bowl on Wednesday Sports / 1 day ago Video A-10 Basketball Postpones Upcoming Conference Games, Revises COVID Forfeiture Policy Sports / 1 day ago Video Linganore’s undefeated boys’ basketball constantly looking to improve Sports / …

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Honoring the history of the Valley | News, Sports, Jobs

WARREN – Judith M. Sheridan, a Bloomfield resident who works with many local historical groups in Trumbull County, received the 2021 Award of Excellence for the Year from the Ohio Local History Alliance for her work at the Harriet Taylor Upton Association. Sheridan, a member of the Upton Association, said …

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News Flash • Nevada County, California • CivicEngage

The National Weather Service predicts a continuation of cold and wet weather this evening and throughout the week. Considering the weather forecast and widespread power outages, Nevada County and Sierra roots activate the Extreme Weather Shelter Protocol for Tonight, Monday Night, with COVID-19 security measures in place. The county will …

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Duterte warns profiteers and hoarders following “Odette”

(File photo) MANILA – President Rodrigo R. Duterte said business owners profiting from consumer goods in the aftermath of Typhoon Odette could be arrested. In his pre-recorded Talk to the People speech on Monday night, Duterte threatened to order the arrest of business owners implicated in the overvaluation of commodities …

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QRCS supplies solar power to Gaza health center [EN/AR] – Occupied Palestinian Territory

December 27, 2021 – Doha: As part of its interventions to support the health sector in Gaza, the Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has endowed the Deir Al-Balah health center, affiliated with the Red Crescent Palestinian (PRCS), in solar energy, through a project to secure renewable energies for the PRCS …

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David Pomerantz retires from Northampton Central Services Department

NORTHAMPTON – When David Pomerantz retires at the end of the year, he’s not going to get up and relax. He will continue to work with governments to improve energy efficiency and tackle climate change, and he will spend some time in Ireland. Northampton central services manager Pomerantz, 70, announced …

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