Category Archives: Village

Prairie Village, KS plans to ban conversion therapy

Only a few cities in Missouri and Kansas have banned conversion therapy. Jeff Roberson Photo associated press kit Prairie Village city council will discuss on Monday whether to ban controversial conversion therapy for LGBTQ youth. The council had voted 10-2 to ask city staff to write an ordinance, similar to one passed in neighboring Roeland […]

US condemns settler attack on Palestinian village in Hebron Hills

The United States berated Israel for a settler attack on the Palestinian village of Khirbet al-Mufaqarah in the hills of southern Hebron earlier this week, in which a three-year-old boy was injured in the head. “The US government strongly condemns the settler violence that took place against Palestinians in villages near Hebron in the West […]

Uber driver could suffer permanent blindness after East Village attack – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNew York) – A driving Uber continues to recover on Thursday, a month after an attack that could leave him blind in one eye. Police said this happened after he turned down an illegal street call in the East Village, CBS2’s Thalia Perez reported. READ MORE: Senate approves short-term funding bill to avoid […]

Trinity Village offers scholarship to NACs

What started as an initial fundraiser for the purchase of a disabled accessible van has evolved into a scholarship fund for certified nursing assistants who wish to become licensed practical nurses. Trinity Village Retirement Community President Mac Bellingrath announced on Wednesday that qualified licensed practical nurses at Pine Bluff Institution can apply for a full […]

Town of Oakfield Files Lawsuit Against Town for Refusal to Pay Amounts Due for Fire Protection | Top story

OAKFIELD – The Village of Oakfield has taken legal action against the Town of Oakfield for the town’s refusal to pay for fire protection services, according to a letter from Mayor David Boyle and the board posted on the village website. Village officials have said the Oakfield Village Fire Department, as of November 30, will […]

Liverpool administrators vote unanimously to ban cannabis sales in the village – Eagle News Online

LIVERPOOL – At its monthly meeting on September 20, the Liverpool Village Board of Directors voted unanimously to ban legal marijuana businesses in the village. Local Law C was enacted pursuant to Section 131 of the New York State Cannabis Act. Specifically, administrators voted to “deny” the licensing and establishment of on-site cannabis retail dispensaries […]

Chaminade and Village Christian women’s volleyball keep rolling

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now. Chaminade’s women’s volleyball was undefeated as it made its way to the Crescenta Valley Varsity Falcon Classic. After the first day of the tournament, he earned a place in the Gold Division category and continued to win. The Eagles reached Saturday’s final, […]

New Life Village near Tampa offers new homes for foster children, new purpose for seniors

As the only intergenerational residential model in the state of Florida to do what they do, New Life Village in Palm River, just east of Tampa, is working to reduce the number of children in foster care. ‘welcome for over a year. Founded in 2012, New Life Village is helping solve two of the issues […]

Villages: Rockland County Receives Major Disaster Declaration

This week in the villages: Rockland County was ultimately included in the Major Disaster Declaration for New York State so that residents would be eligible for FEMA disaster assistance due to the damage caused by Hurricane Ida. On a more positive note, the village of Upper Nyack has been declared a Climate Smart Community. South […]