Regardless of people’s viewpoints regarding last weekend’s March for Our Lives rally in Washington, D.C., as well as similar rallies held in other locales across the United States, it would do well for them not to ignore what’s happening in the school district that was the scene of the ...The Altoona Area School Board is right in electing not to subject the district’s proposed construction and renovation project to a voter referendum. This appropriately named week, organized 13 years ago by The American Society of Newspaper Editors and Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, helps all of us realize the importance ... It is built upon a strong foundation of loyal, dedicated, hard-working people, as well as governmental leaders who are unceasing in their determination to make the county even better from all vantage points possible. However, there continues to be doubt about whether all of the railroads will be able to meet that deadline — ...When voters elect board members, they entrust in the successful candidates their confidence that they’re capable of making the right ... But she was left stunned this year when a South Tyneside Homes worker called at her house to inform her that the decorations she was displaying might be offending her neighbours.Mrs Glenn outside her South Shields home with her neighbours.'My neighbours are Bengali and Chinese and I know that they love the lights - the children will always point them out when they walk past.' Mrs Glenn, who has lived at the property for four years with son Owen, 19, and daughters Samira, 21, and Chelsea, 15, said she had a close relationship with her neighbours and enjoyed living in a community with people from different backgrounds.She said: 'I told him that I am far from a racist and that I wouldn't be taking the lights down. At the end of the day, it's the festive season and they're staying.' Independent councillor Ahmed Khan, who represents Mrs Glenn's ward, condemned the over-zealous employee's actions.
'We have received no complaint about this alleged incident, but are investigating the matter and apologise for any upset this may have caused.The landmark legal case heard at Bristol County Court polarised opinions and effectively sealed the supremacy of gay rights over Christian belief under the Sexual Orientation Regulations introduced in 2007.The laws prevent discrimination against homosexuals by businesses and state organisations, but have had the knock-on effect of requiring Christians who run small concerns to set their principles and beliefs aside if they wish to stay in business.Upon resigning as Bedford County district attorney on Wednesday after being arraigned on 31 misdemeanor charges, William Higgins issued a statement saying he hopes he made a “positive difference” during his 14 years as a prosecutor.