‘Local & National News’

Teenager with Type 1 Diabetes Advocates for the JDRF

Teenager with Type 1 Diabetes Advocates for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Type 1Diabetes controls the lives of over three million Americans. It is a disease that if not monitored carefully can permanently damage vital organs. This disease is extremely difficult for adolescents due to bodily changes they endure during puberty. Kendall Browning, a 13-year-old… Read More

Copyrighting Protects What Is Rightfully Yours

STS Fine Art, “Painting Tomorrow’s Memories Today” by S. Thomas Sierak creates figurative pastel works of art, featuring originals, open editions, limited editions and giclee’s. When the artwork is complete, a title is then given. Cindi Sierak, of Spring Hill, Fla., stated, “With technology today, one can now go on-line, submit a form with a… Read More

Electronic Eavesdropping: Shame on You!

“Don’t talk on the phone where people can hear you.” Former National Security Agency (NSA) chief Michael V. Hayden learned a valuable lesson on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, while aboard an Amtrak train to Newark, New Jersey. Unfortunately for Hayden, he was on a personal telephone call and there was an individual sitting near him by the… Read More

Government Shutdown Affected Many People

The shutdown has had a negative impact on so many of our federal workers, contractors, military, as well as many nonprofit organizations. It is a shame that while the government shut down the politicians continued to get paid, yet there were so many families stressing over the fact that they did not know how they… Read More