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Reaching out to those in distress amid Covid: With food, ambulance and more

Hindustan Times 17 May 2021
“One evening, I got a message from one Sonam Chaturvedi who wanted to arrange a bus for some construction workers from Bihar ... All this while, my neighbours, Armaan and Sourabh Roy, served the stranded migrants food and in two days, our first bus had reached Bhagalpur in Bihar with 50 migrant workers.” he says.

Fewer people seen at places frequented by migrant workers

Straits Times 16 May 2021
Mr Pandiyan, a construction worker who goes by one name, said his employer had told him to avoid meeting his friends in the next few weeks and to limit his time spent outside to an hour. "I feel sad that I can't meet my friends (as) there is not much to do in the dorm but ...

Smaller crowds at migrant worker hangouts on first day of tightened Covid-19 measures

Straits Times 16 May 2021
Foreign workers were mostly spotted alone, carrying bags with food items and necessities ... "I feel sad that I can't meet my friends (as) there is not much to do in the dorm but hopefully things will get better," said the 31-year-old worker from Thumbaipatti, India ... "I rather not meet my friends because it's safer.

'Give it a go' - Support workers want more Kiwis to join them in profession

TVNZ 16 May 2021
Support workers are encouraging others to join the profession because it is so life-changing.  ... He told Breakfast it was a friend in rehabilitation for an addiction to MDMA and seeing the difference support workers had made in their life, which inspired him to become one. .

Heartbroken mother's eerie Facebook post of boy, 13, six weeks before crushed to death as ...

The Daily Mail 16 May 2021
Spencer Benbolt Junior, 13, was killed when an industrial bin he was sleeping in with his two friends was emptied by a council worker. Spencer Benbolt Jnr, 13, and two friends aged 11 and 12, were inside the dumpster in Port Lincoln on South Australia's west coast when it was emptied by a council worker at 5.20am on Tuesday.

Grand jury reviews deaths of 6 inmates who had COVID-19

Norfolk Daily News 16 May 2021
It has involved everyone from agency leadership, medical services, purchasing, correctional industries, food service, facility wardens and certainly, front-line workers who interact directly with the inmate population," Frakes said ... They were teachers and farmers and factory workers and homemakers ... They were our co-workers and neighbors and friends.

Covington restaurateur Victor Cucci dies

The Roanoke Times 16 May 2021
Cucci died Thursday at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke after a brief hospitalization, according to his obituary and friends ... He provided a field beside the restaurant for car shows and free food for first responders and front-line workers when the pandemic hit, friend Ray Keen said.

State shows money pouring into local school board races

Corvallis Gazette-Times 16 May 2021
He also got $1,000 from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 280 ... She also received cash from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 280 and contributions from Planned Parenthood, Friends of Corvallis Schools and several PACs and statewide groups based outside of Corvallis.

Craftsman Logan enhances family living

Lima Ohio 16 May 2021
Beguiling Craftsman detailing defines the Logan, but you could also make a case for it being an updated ranch home ... Friends and family seated here can chat with kitchen workers without getting in the way, and individuals who are cooking or cleaning up can keep tabs on activities throughout the gathering space ... .

Part of U.S. 12 dedicated to Michigan State Police Trooper Rodger M. Adams

The Daily Telegram 16 May 2021
FRANKLIN TWP. — Friends, relatives and co-workers of Michigan State Police Trooper Rodger M. Adams gathered Friday, 50 years to the day after his death in the line of duty. They gathered with representatives of the Michigan State Police post in Monroe and the Lenawee Community Foundation to dedicate a portion of U.S ... 12. Shortly after 1.15 a.m.

Hollywood Bowl reopening photos: Faces in the crowd

The Los Angeles Times 16 May 2021
Before the concert, the entry to the Bowl buzzed with joy, optimism and a lingering bit of wariness as masked ticket holders — frontline and essential workers and their family and friends, all recipients of free tickets — gathered to experience live music as part of a large audience for the first time in more than a year.

Success stories take time at Kamloops' Rosethorn, while the waitlist remains long

Info News 16 May 2021
He avoided jail time with the help of his social worker, and after some time on the streets, landed in an ASK Wellness facility ... My social worker helped me move into Rosethorn ... Now Hilson and a friend at Rosethorn are supporting each other to stay clean from drug use, but it’s too soon for him to start planning to move on.

Charlie McCardell helped with hundreds of Time Life Records releases

Herald Mail 16 May 2021
Each Sunday, The Herald-Mail runs “A Life Remembered.” Each story in this continuing series takes a look back — through the eyes of family, friends, co-workers and others — at a member of the community who died recently.

842 receive diplomas in Lake Area Tech graduation

Watertown Public Opinion 16 May 2021
... hoots and hollers from family, friends and fellow graduates and collecting their diplomas from LATC President Mike Cartney ... Hultman opened her remarks by saying she had researched among her friends and co-workers what they remember about graduation speeches, which was very little.

Religion: Reflections-Are there animals In Heaven?

Athens Daily Review 16 May 2021
My aunt once asked me if there will be animals in Heaven. Perhaps it is a good question to ask during this season when pets have played such an important role in helping us survive COVID. When many of us have had to distance from family, friends, co-workers, and classmates our pets have stepped up ... Our pets become part of the family ... ....