Dealing with racism takes courage and the will to break out of separate groups to make it happen.
That was the message of Marilyn Miller, pastor of Reformation Lutheran Church, who spoke to more than 60 people at the annual Congregations United to Serve Humanity’s public meeting Thursday night .
Collin DuChene and Tyler Shircel each won two individual events to lead Tremper to a 116-69 win over Indian Trail in a Southeast Conference swim dual on Thursday at Tremper.
DuChene won the 200-yard freestyle and 100 butterfly while Shircel took the 200 individual medley and 500 freestyle.
If you’re reading the evening newspaper by the light of your television set, or if the lighting in your family room reminds you of your doctor’s office, it’s time to find the perfect illumination for your home.
Not just any indoor lighting, mind you. There’s task lighting, accent and mood lighting, up lighting, down lighting, reflected lighting and, well, the list goes on.
A group of Democrats in the Legislature sent a letter to the Republican leadership Tuesday asking for public hearings on a bill to increase the minimum wage.
The bill, sponsored by Sen. Bob Wirch, D-Somers, would boost the state’s minimum wage from $7.25, which is the same as the federal minimum wage, to $7.60 and make it automatically go up in the future based on inflation.
That’s what’s left until Christmas Eve.