Jan 21, 2022

Select Page

News from all over | Updated hourly

Post image

Shelter of Flint receives $10K grant to provide alternative shelter solutions due to COVID-19, high demand

The Shelter of Flint has received a grant of $10,000 from the Greater Flint Urgent Relief Fund, a partnership of United Way of Genesee County and the Community Foundation for Greater Flint, to support hotel and motel stays for individuals and families in Genesee County who are experiencing homelessness and are unable to stay at the shelter due to COVID-19. […]Read more >Similar articles >
Post image

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

For 30 years, Bucs grounds chief Wayne Ward has left it all on the field3 hours ago• Sports Nation’s largest abortion protest could be last under Roe3 hours ago• News Thousands of anti-abortion protesters are rallying in the nation’s capital Friday with a growing se3 hours ago• News […]Read more >Similar articles >
Post image

‘Astrid and Lilly Save The World’ stars on new plus-sized heroine series

By Lauren Sarner
  • Premiering Jan. 26 (10 p.m on Syfy and simulcast on USA), the series follows high school best buds Astrid (Jana Morrison “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist”) and Lilly (Samantha Aucoin), quirky outcasts often bullied by their classmates for being plus-sized.
  • “When I got the audition, I was really excited about it because one of the things it was saying was the girls are supposed to be a little bit bigger – plus-sized people,” Morrison, told The Post.
Read more >Similar articles >
Post image

Horacio Rodríguez Larreta: ‘To govern and transform Argentina requires a broader coalition’

By Jorge Fontevecchia
  • Why weren’t you the first to support the government efforts to reach an agreement with the International Monetary Fund, knowing that any improvement gained for Argentina would be better than the debt contracted by the Macri administration, plus the prestige and fame you enjoy as a conciliator?
  • [Jujuy Province Governor] Gerardo Morales has said that there are hawks in Juntos por el Cambio who would prefer “everything to blow up,” seeking the destabilisation and the failure of the government more than contributing to solving the grave problems affecting Argentina.
Read more >Similar articles >
Post image

MAT Asphalt says its air pollution is below state limits

By Brett Chase
  • The owner of a controversial asphalt plant in McKinley Park said testing by a paid consultant last year showed that one measure of air pollution showed relatively low levels compared with state limits.
  • Levels of hazardous air pollutants, particulate matter and additional cancer-causing chemicals were less than 10% of limits set by the state for the operation, MAT Asphalt said, citing a report from its consultant.
Read more >Similar articles >
Post image

Defense serves Whitman-Hanson well once again

By Matt Feld
  • Abby Martin scored 19 points while Whitman-Hanson allowed just eight fourth-quarter points to remain unbeaten with a 52-37 win over Hingham at Whitman-Hanson High School.
  • Courtesy of Katelyn Cirillo and Rosie MacKinnon, the Panthers gained separation in the opening stages of the fourth as the duo knocked down back to back 3s to up Whitman-Hanson’s lead to 36-29 with six minutes to go.
Read more >Similar articles >
Post image

Adrift in a world out of kilter

By James Neilson
  • Were those who put their money on the United States remaining a superpower for several generations to come wiser, more realistic and clearer-sighted than others who thought, and in many cases hoped, that the future would belong first to fascism, then communism and, in this part of the world at least, variants of populism?
  • A few years later, they took it for granted that the Anglo-Saxon powers and the Soviet Union were about to come to blows and decided that the best course for Argentina would be to remain as neutral as she had been before Nazi Germany and the Japanese Empire were on the brink of defeat.
Read more >Similar articles >