Alliance for Quality Education Releases Community-Centered Road Map for a Fair School Reopening

Public education advocacy organization the Alliance for Quality Education released a “roadmap” for reopening New York’s public schools in September, centering the recommendations and voices of parents, students, educators and others in cities and...

Miss Manners: Logistics after a postponed wedding

Dear Miss Manners: Please help! We sent out 220 wedding invitations; got back 175 yeses; then the wedding venue in San Francisco shut down in March with eight days' notice! We desperately tried to find an alternate venue without success, and ended up canceling and calling all guests to tell them it was canceled.Fortunately, most…

Ask Amy: Secret online friendship ends abruptly

Dear Amy: I've been married for many years. A few years back I started an online friendship with another woman. We've emailed back and forth, and I really enjoyed our correspondence over the years. She's had a much more exciting life than I've had, but I found our shared knowledge and experiences made for an…

I’m worried that my father is smoking and vaping too much

I'm worried that my father is smoking and vaping too much | Life and style | The Guardian Private livesLife and styleHe is vaping the equivalent of 30 cigarettes a day and smoking rollups, but gets angry if criticised about it. What can I do?‘He managed to quit smoking a few years ago, but seems…

Hints From Heloise: Photograph Fido on this special day for pets

Dear Readers: What’s the old Hollywood actor’s creed? Never work with children or animals? Today, July 11, is All-American Pet Photo Day. Let’s work with our animals, namely dogs, and photograph them! Here are some hints:● Make sure the dog is clean and brushed out.● What feeling are you trying to portray? Action, running, catching…

Want to ditch a bad habit? Then just take it one day at a...

“I’m tired of reading and thinking about HABITS,” Pamela Hobart, who describes herself as a philosophical life coach, tweeted recently. “I don’t have habits. I am not a person of habit. Not before, not now, not ever.”I assume she meant before the pandemic: the coronavirus crisis has seen a massive escalation in the self-help sector’s…

I struggle to make and keep friends. What am I doing wrong?

I have a wonderful husband, happy children, good health and a close relationship with my family. But I’ve always struggled with friendship.Every time life has changed (new job, change of home) I have a new optimism that this time I’ll get it right. I long for the joys of getting to know people, of laughing…

Washington’s football team may at long last get a new name

Native Americans protest the name and logo of the Washington Redskins in 2014. Daniel Snyder, who has owned the football team since 1999, for many years said he would not change the name, which he says honors Native Americans. Snyder recently announced that the organization would review the name. (Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post)It looks…

Carolyn Hax: A resolution to help keep your resolve

(Nick Galifianakis/for The Washington Post)Dear Carolyn: Can you give me some direction on how to better keep my resolve? I'm single, 40-ish and, I swear, daily I wake up saying, "I'm going to read for an hour tonight," or "I'm going to make a healthy lunch for tomorrow," or "I'm going to do those stretches…

Statement: YWCA Mohawk Valley Explains its Position on Changes to Federal Title IX Regulations

We at YWCA Mohawk Valley firmly oppose the decision to pass the changes to Title IX as proposed by the U.S. Department of Education. As a the only sexual violence crisis services provider in...
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