The statement says the museum's founder and primary funder, the Freedom Forum, remains committed to its mission to champion the five freedoms guaranteed under the First Amendment. It says efforts to increase public awareness about the importance of a free press are needed now more than ever. … [Read more...] about Washington’s Newseum to close by year’s end
Year end in quickbooks
WTOP-FM reports the Newseum announced its impending closure Tuesday, citing yearslong financial issues. A company statement says that despite more than 11 years of service and nearly 10 million visitors, continued operations have proved to be unsustainable. … [Read more...] about Newseum in Washington, D.C., will close at year’s end
The Sacramento Bee reports that the Yolo County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to end its contract with the federal Office of Refugee Resettlement to house migrant teenagers in a high-security detention center in Woodland. … [Read more...] about Northern California county ends youth immigrant contract
Recently, I went to the wake of a high school friend. There, I ran into my high school crush (whom I never had the nerve to ask out but spent a lot of time with in high school). As we reconnected that evening, I found out that she has been divorced for about a year. After 30 minutes of talking, she needed to leave to get her daughter, so we agreed to get together the next week to catch up some more. A week later, the crush and I met at a restaurant in her town. We really caught up on old times and had many great laughs over a couple bottles of wine. At one point, she asked me why I never dated anyone in high school. I spilled the beans about my interest in her back then. She began to flirt with me and we stayed in the restaurant until well after it closed. … [Read more...] about Is it time to end my second marriage?
Barring personnel moves, Izzo and Matt LaCosse remain at the top of New England’s depth chart at tight end. LaCosse, who is dealing with a sprained ankle suffered during preseason, has appeared in three games this season. LaCosse was on the field for 94 percent of the team’s offensive snaps Sunday, catching one of his four targets for 22 yards. … [Read more...] about Tight end Ryan Izzo trying to gain connection with Tom Brady