Category: Local

Civil rights groups fight for American values

Two of America’s most venerable civil rights organizations are joining forces to combat divisiveness and disarray in our nation’s politics fostered for political advantage by the Republican Party and President Donald Trump. The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) and the National Urban…

Stay home to celebrate a safe Halloween

Some communities are putting a stop to classic Halloween traditions such as door-to-door trick-or-treating and haunted houses because of the coronavirus. As of Sept. 17, more than 587,000 children had tested positive for covid-19, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.…

U.S. Postal Service ordered to deliver

A federal judge ordered the U.S. Postal Service to reverse limitations on mail collection imposed by Trump-backed Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, requiring the agency to inform workers of the court’s highly detailed mandate as mail-in ballots flood the system. Judge…