UPDATE: Voucher compromise approved by both chambers
The House voted 51-46 to approve the compromise on Gov. Bill Lee’s voucher bill. The Senate followed suit 19-14 later in the day. The freshman governor says he “looks forward to signing this bill into law.” Here’s the House vote: The vote was 50-48 when it cleared the chamber the first time. There were several …
Why Is John Roberts Siding With the Supreme Court’s Liberals?
John Roberts has changed. Consider the chief justice’s voting record. From 2005—the year he was appointed—until 2012—the year of the first Affordable C ...
Boys & Girls Club News: February 20
The response to our Summer Camps have been amazing! We have a few spots available, so sign up quickly The past few weeks have been all about STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Basketball)! You can find pictures of some arcade game building - thanks to our friends at Best Buy & the Stoneham Business Children & Education Foundation . We also just visited Amazon Robotics ! We also had a great visit from our friend Gail Lowe of the Wakefield Item who inspired some potential future journalists and received a donation from our the Mystic Runners who ran in the stormy weather for our kids! Finally, we have so many great events coming up around our community - most recently, Free Custom Mouth Guards to our kids brought to you by Dr.…
Tobacco Cost By State: Why Cigarettes Prices Could Increase On Election Day
Several states that haven't raised taxes on tobacco products in more than a decade could see increases following the November election.
Fun Egg Facts & Egg Knowledge
We’ve gathered incredible egg facts that you may not know. Discover fun facts about eggs and test your knowledge at Incredible Egg!
Doctor-Recommended Arthritis Health Tips
We asked rheumatologists what they most wish their patients would do to improve their arthritis health. Here are seven arthritis health tips from the experts.
MI Gluten Free Gal: What I learned on a dairy farm
As some of of you have read, I was blessed to have a tour of Hudsonville Creamery . (And if you haven't read it, you should!) They also took us on a tour of Pyle Farm, which supplies their milk and cream. I'll admit that I'm a city girl through and through, and was surprised what I learned about cows, dairy farms, and the farming industry 10 things I learned on the farm 1. A dairy cow must get pregnant once a year to produce milk and cows are born year round. - Yeah, I know, this should be obvious. I've been watching way too many movies and stories of sheep being born in the spring. 2. If a cow has twins, and they are one female and one male, the female cow…
What Cops Do When No One Is Watching: The Truth About The Blue Code of Silence.
I am here to tell you there is a “code of silence”…but it is not what you think. The law enforcement profession has long been accused of…
Timber! Why the rich are buying trees
Forget stocks and bonds, the one percent are buying up timber assets. They see land as less correlated with the stock market.