Category : Lifestyle

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

What’s in the water?

There was a hesitation in writing this article at this time. When people in Texas, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, India, the Caribbean Islands and other places unbeknownst to us are dealing with the aftermath of water-related disasters, I wrestled with writi...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Dallas rallies behind DREAMers at Defend DACA rally

By Joe Farkus, NDG Contributing Writer More than a hundred people turned out for a “Defend DACA” rally outside City Hall Wednesday, Sept. 6 organized by representatives of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) in Dallas. The rally – wh...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Mango bio-diversity project has triple target

GIS:-A Regional Mango Bio-Diversity Project, Led by the OECS, Has Three Main Objectives. Food security, and climate resilience, is the target of an OECS mango bio-diversity project, funded by the European Union. The project has three main objectives....

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Combatting terror is a joint effort

Sheriff Scott Israel Combatting terror is a joint effort By Scott Israel The unimaginable horrors of the 9/11 terror attacks remain as painful today as they did that fateful Tuesday morning 16 years ago. None of us will ever forget where we were as...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

“Following Jesus requires a total effort”

Rev. David Deal Q & A: What does Reverend Deal say this week! “Following Jesus requires a total effort”      Question: Were all of the original disciples killed for Jesus’ sake?      Answer: Apostle John was the only original disciple not...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Public Policy After Hurricane Harvey

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Hurricane Harvey did everything people said it would do, and more.  It either drowned or swallowed everything it touched in Corpus Christi, Houston, Beaumont, the gulf coast of Louisiana, and a bunch of other places.  Already, es...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Schools must welcome participation from all parents

Schools must welcome participation from all parents How can parents and the community get more involved in ESSA? By Aiyana Thomas, (NNPA/ESSA Contributor) Increasing parental engagement in education has been an important task for education policy mak...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Kaepernick’s Protest Is Part of a Patriotic Tradition

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Colin Kaepernick, the former quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers, is being Blackballed – itself a revealing phrase – from the National Football League with the collusion of the all-white owners. He is ostracized because a year...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

The Best Pumpkin Recipes for Fall Baking

Here is a round-up of the Best Pumpkin Recipes for Fall Baking that you will find on my blog. It is time for fall baking so here are some of The Best Pumpkin Recipes that you will find on my blog. I come alive when fall begins. It is, in my opini...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Bridge Corner: September 7, 2017

Hello and welcome to the Tidewater Bridge Unit (TBU). There are many uses for the term “Double” in bridge circles. Let’s examine five of the most common meanings for the use of the “Double”: 1. Penalty Double is to set […] The post Bridge Corne...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Covenant Observes 63rd Anniversary

NORFOLK Covenant Presbyterian Church observed its 63rd anniversary on Saturday, August 26, with a program spotlighting its history. A luncheon followed in the fellowship hall. The church dates its founding services to the Daily Vacation Church School...