San Francisco Examiner Publishes Letter to Vero Beach, FL Mayor Val Zudans, “Who Trashed our Fine City of San Francisco.”

As published in the San Francisco Examiner on September 11, 2019 by columnist Stuart Schuffman. "I’m in a Facebook group called San Francisco Current Events. It’s exactly what it sounds like; people share all kinds of newsworthy things going on in SF and the Bay Area. The other day I checked it out and found … Continue reading San Francisco Examiner Publishes Letter to Vero Beach, FL Mayor Val Zudans, “Who Trashed our Fine City of San Francisco.”

The National Press Club Offered to Help a Newspaper in the Bahamas. Here’s the Response.

September 8, 2019 | By Alison Fitzgerald Kodjak | president@press.org The National Press Club asked our colleagues in the Bahamas how we can help them to continue reporting the news in the aftermath of Dorian. This was the response from Eugene Duffy, managing editor of the Tribune in Nassau:   "Many thanks for your very … Continue reading The National Press Club Offered to Help a Newspaper in the Bahamas. Here’s the Response.

Do You Live in Vero Beach, FL? Was This Letter from Mayor Zudans Appropriate?

Free Getty Image / September 6, 2019 On September 3, 2019 the San Francisco city government formally labelled the pro-gun lobbyist National Rifle Association (NRA) a "domestic terrorist organization". The condemnation of the most powerful gun-ownership advocacy group in the US was unanimously passed by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. On September 6 Mayor … Continue reading Do You Live in Vero Beach, FL? Was This Letter from Mayor Zudans Appropriate?

Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation Publishes 80 Page Digest of Summer Camp Student’s Creative Writings.

  During the summer of 2019, the Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation expanded its outreach in Indian River County, FL. by sponsoring four week long “Creative Writing” camps, which were held from 9 am – 12 pm at their site on 14th Avenue in Vero Beach, FL. The student's writings create a marvelous Digest of each … Continue reading Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation Publishes 80 Page Digest of Summer Camp Student’s Creative Writings.

5G Intelligent Lamp Posts Cut Down With Electric Saws.

Hong Kong Protesters are worried that the lampposts are being used by the Chinese government to spy on them (which Hong Kong denies) are started cutting them down with electric saws. On August 24, 2019, in Kowloon Bay, demonstrators used tools such as hand-to-hand chainsaw to dismantle a 5G intelligent lamppost and cut the wires … Continue reading 5G Intelligent Lamp Posts Cut Down With Electric Saws.

Florida School Vouchers Discriminate Against Students with Disabilities.

  “No publicly funded school should be allowed to discriminate,” said Representative Eskamani. (FL House-Dem). “I hope my legislative colleagues would agree that this country has moved beyond the notion of ‘separate but equal’ and that we can — at the very least — hold private voucher schools accountable to…offensive and discriminatory practices.” The Florida … Continue reading Florida School Vouchers Discriminate Against Students with Disabilities.

Hospital District Wants to Help Fund Student Depression and Suicide Prevention Programs. [Indian River County, FL]

On July 2, 2019, Nicholas Coppola, MD, CEO of the Mental Health Association of Indian River County, FL (MHA) compassionately addressed the Indian River County (IRC), FL County Commissioners questioning why his organization, advocating for a school violence and suicide prevention program for ten Indian River County schools, received no funding from the Children’s Services … Continue reading Hospital District Wants to Help Fund Student Depression and Suicide Prevention Programs. [Indian River County, FL]