The Town of Gordonsville has announced the new recycling center behind China Restaurant in the Gordonsville Plaza shopping center will open Mo…
“You may not know her name, and that is because of her organizing style of helping people find their own power and bringing them to the bargaining table so their voices can be heard.”
The American Psychological Association has long recognized the effect of loneliness and social isolation on physical health. Several studies, including one conducted in 2015 by Dr. Julianne Holt-Lunstad at Brigham Young University, show lack of social connection to be as detrimental to physical well-being as smoking and obesity. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have recognized that the current COVID-19 pandemic and the mitigation factors such as social distancing and limited in-person gatherings may increase feelings of isolation. Senior citizens and people living in remote rural areas were at high risk of isolation before COVID and the pandemic has only exacerbated the situation.
Schools weren’t the only thing reopening on Tuesday, Sept. 8. The Jefferson Area Board for Aging (JABA)’s Greene County Community Senior Cente…
Would you travel to the edge of space in a giant balloon? A Florida-based company wants to do exactly that with adventurous travellers.
President Trump speaks at the BOK Center in Tulsa
Turn plain drinking glasses into patriotic ones — temporarily — for the holiday. Using pinking shears, cut bands of red-and-white plaid oilcloth to fit around the glasses. Sew or glue a white oilcloth rectangle to the center of the band, then adhere the ends of the band together so it fits around a glass. (The band should easily slip over the narrower bottom of a glass and slide upward until it stays snugly in place.)
While there have been no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Madison County, many local organizations and businesses have temporarily shut their doors or revised business practices to help limit the spread of the virus.
The Central Virginia Small Business Development Center previously was hosted by the Central Virginia Economic Development Partnership for about 13 years.
The U.S. Army have been testing a new system that billows out smoke to obscure troop movements.
A North Carolina man was beaten up last week by the father of two small children he was accused of molesting while visiting a home in Spotsylvania County over the holidays, authorities said.
'Paseo de los Monos' is a wildlife sanctuary located in the Ecuadorian Amazon and it's here that abused, orphaned and abandoned monkeys are gi…
AUSTIN, Texas - When a low-income woman searches for reproductive care, she often goes to a Planned Parenthood clinic, where she's treated as a patient with an array of medical options. Or she might go to a Christian pregnancy center, where she is counseled to carry a pregnancy to term.
Young kids tend to think concretely, understand simple ideas best, and think of their immediate family as the center of their world. During times of stress, they may get whiny or engage in difficult behavior. It could be a sign that they need comfort even if they can’t articulate it.