Neighbors ban together to buy building and revitalized Jackson Park Highlands corridor

CHICAGO — From block parties to the neighborhood watch, Chicagoans are known for taking great pride in their neighborhoods. But one South Side group of neighbors is turning it up a notch and pooling their money together in an effort to jumpstart economic development in their community.     Designated as a landmark in 1989 this … Read more

Ohio siblings face felony charges after they chopped down a 250-year-old tree to sell it for lumber, authorities say

File photo of a Beech tree.Artur Debat/Getty Images Two Ohio siblings accused of cutting down a 250-year-old walnut tree are facing felony charges. Todd Jones and Laurel Hoffman said they believed tree was part of Jones’ property. Prosecutors said the stump of the tree was about eight feet outside their property line. Two Ohio siblings … Read more

Positive Case In Hastings | Scoop News

Sunday, 16 January 2022, 6:44 amPress Release: Hawke’s Bay District Health Board 15 January A positive COVID-19 result has been returned for a Hastings resident. Medical Officer of Health Dr Rachel Eyre said the case was safely isolating with appropriate health and welfare supports in place. “Public health officials are continuing investigations and are in … Read more