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'Barely Holding It Together': Stresses Of An Early Child Care Center That Stayed Open

1 month ago   |   By NPR

A center in Spokane, Wash., has been operating at one-third capacity under pandemic guidelines. Co-owner Luc Jasmin III says it has been tough to turn away parents, many of whom are essential workers.
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'Barely Holding It Together': Stresses Of An Early Child Care Center That Stayed Open

'Barely Holding It Together': Stresses Of An Early Child Care Center That Stayed Open

1 month ago   |   By NPR

A center in Spokane, Wash., has been operating at one-third capacity under pandemic guidelines. Co-owner Luc Jasmin III says it's been tough to turn away parents, many of whom are essential workers.
Read more ...

 




Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

Mike Pence delayed a campaign event in Arizona after at least 8 Secret...

Mike Pence delayed a campaign event in Arizona after at least 8 Secret Service agents tested positive for the coronavirus while preparing for the trip

Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Arizona this week was delayed by a day after several of his Secret Service agents tested positive for or showed symptoms of the coronavirus... Read more ...

We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck Lithuanian delivery startup...

We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck Lithuanian delivery startup Ziticity used to raise $2.5 million during coronavirus

Lithuanian delivery startup Ziticity has raised 2.2 million euros in a seed funding round. The startup specializes in last-mile deliveries and wants to help smaller, local... Read more ...

Boris Johnson says he won't be 'bullied' into taking the knee in support of...

Boris Johnson says he won't be 'bullied' into taking the knee in support of Black Lives Matter

Boris Johnson refuses to take the knee in support of Black Lives Matter. Opposition Labour party leader Keir Starmer took the knee in support of the movement earlier this... Read more ...

No Federal Mandates For Masks On Planes Or Empty Middle Seats

No Federal Mandates For Masks On Planes Or Empty Middle Seats

As some airlines try to sell every seat on every flight, the Trump administration urges them to leave some seats empty and wants passengers to wear masks, but neither will be... Read more ...

Trump Signs Small Business Loan Program Extension

Trump Signs Small Business Loan Program Extension

The Paycheck Protection Program, enacted to help small businesses dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, had expired Tuesday. With Trump's signature Saturday, the new deadline... Read more ...

Artist giving out ‘free clean money' on silver platter in The Hamptons

Artist giving out ‘free clean money' on silver platter in The Hamptons

“That exhibit will be bankrupt in an hour - by unemployed folks from New York City," predicted one local. Read more ...

7 insights about getting rich buried inside Benjamin Franklin's 250-year-old...

7 insights about getting rich buried inside Benjamin Franklin's 250-year-old book on wealth

Over 250 years ago, Benjamin Franklin wrote an essay on money and success in "The Way to Wealth." The tips are written as proverbs but offer mindful advice around... Read more ...

Jean Shafiroff donates money saved on ballgowns to charity

Jean Shafiroff donates money saved on ballgowns to charity

Colorful socialite Jean Shafiroff is giving to charity in the most Upper West Side way - by donating the money that she's saved on new ballgowns during lockdown. Read more ...

An antifa hoax about a 'peaceful flag burning to resist police' riled up...

An antifa hoax about a 'peaceful flag burning to resist police' riled up right-wing groups in Gettysburg for no reason

A conspiracy over a potential flag burning and children getting their faces painted by Antifa, short for "anti-fascist," drew counter-protesters to the Gettysburg battlefield... Read more ...