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Southern California wildfires trigger mass destruction, hurting families, economy
Southern California wildfires trigger mass destruction, hurting families, economyThousands of people in Southern California have been forced to evacuate as wind-whipped wildfires continue to blaze across Ventura County. Officials said the so-called “Thomas Fire,” which started on Dec. 4 about 60 miles northwest of downtown Los ...read more
Source: Fox News
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:30:00 GMT
5 Ways Social Security Protects You And Your Family
5 Ways Social Security Protects You And Your FamilyNext payday, when you see a portion of your wages go toward FICA taxes, rest easier knowing that your investment in Social Security brings a lifetime of protections for you and your family. From your first job and throughout your career, we track your ...read more
Source: Patch
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 21:44:00 GMT
Local families give Washington U. students a 'home away from home'
Local families give Washington U. students a 'home away from home'CLAYTON • It’s a little bit of faith and a lot of matchmaking, with a baseball theme. “How St. Louis is that?” jokes Risa Zwerling, the wife of Washington University Chancellor Mark Wrighton. Zwerling, the longtime first lady of St. Louis ...read more
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:05:00 GMT
Letter of the Week: I’ve dealt with predators in the Mormon church, the workplace and my family. Our kids need to be prepared.
Letter of the Week: I’ve dealt with predators in the Mormon church, the workplace and my family. Our kids need to be prepared.When I was a little girl, about 8 years old, the father of one of my friends cornered me at her house and gave me a long nasty kiss. My friend consistently bragged about her father being on the high council of the Mormon church. When I was 12 and at ...read more
Source: Salt Lake Tribune
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 21:47:00 GMT
David Nwaba an athletic standout for Bulls, but in his own family ...
David Nwaba an athletic standout for Bulls, but in his own family ...Whenever Steve Ackerman wanted to rile David Nwaba in practice, the longtime coach at University High in Los Angeles would say the same thing. “ ‘Hey David, you’re the fourth-best athlete in your family,’” Ackerman laughingly recalled by phone.read more
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:25:00 GMT
Wisconsin Attorney Carries Out Family Tradition in Courtroom
Wisconsin Attorney Carries Out Family Tradition in CourtroomFOUNTAIN CITY, Wis. (AP) — David Fugina likened his childhood to that of Huckleberry Finn. But his is more of an alternate ending to Mark Twain's classic river traveling tale — one where Huck meets the love of his life at a school picnic, has a stint ...read more
Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:22:00 GMT
‘Father Woody Party’ Helps Homeless Families For 35th Year
‘Father Woody Party’ Helps Homeless Families For 35th YearDENVER (CBS4) – An annual tradition of giving to families in need celebrated its 35 th year Sunday in Denver. This annual act of kindness started in 1982 when Father Woody opened the doors of Holy Ghost Church and welcomed in the homeless to get out of ...read more
Source: CBS Denver
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:21:00 GMT
GUEST COMMENTARY: Holcomb's family leave plan is good start
GUEST COMMENTARY: Holcomb's family leave plan is good startEarlier this week, Governor Holcomb made a big announcement about paid parental leave. Beginning in January 2018, full-time state employees who become parents — either through birth or adoption — can take up to four weeks of paid parental leave.read more
Source: NWI
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:16:00 GMT
Family fun in Ruthton
Family fun in RuthtonFrom left: Kim Bosma helps her 3-year-old son Jaxon with a craft, while 8-year-old Avery Bosma and 7-year-old Harper Winsel work on their own projects during the family fun event on Saturday at the Ruthton Community Center. The event, which included time ...read more
Source: Marshall Independent
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:38:00 GMT
Vote: Pick the Family Fare High School Athlete of the Week, Dec. 18
Vote: Pick the Family Fare High School Athlete of the Week, Dec. 18John Emanuel, North Bend: Had 34 points in a 70-69 win over Lincoln Parkview. Akili Felici, Bellevue West: Set school records with 11 3-pointers and 41 points against Omaha Bryan. Brady Heiman, Platteview: Nebraska recruit had 17 points, 16 rebounds and ...read more
Source: Omaha World-Herald
Published on Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:13:00 GMT