The UO’s women scholars are taking the lead in academia – AroundtheO

| March 25, 2020

They are mentors and role models in the classroom as well as in the community, but UO faculty women also put their leadership skills to work outside the university within a number of professional associations.

With Passover around the corner, Seward Park’s Orthodox Jews feel the impacts of COVID-19 – southseattleemerald.com

| March 25, 2020

by Carolyn Bick Every year, Karen Treiger and her husband gather together with their family from across the world to celebrate Passover. They all unite from as far away as Israel, and spend a little more than a week together, she said, eight days that begin with two huge Passover seders, the name for the holidays feasts.

Coronavirus in New Jersey: What concerts, festivals and shows have been rescheduled, canceled. (3/24/20) – NJ.com

| March 25, 2020

Well gladly refund your money, but Adding to the sting of not being able to present their spring season productions, nonprofit and not-for-profit professional and community theaters throughout the state are faced with scripting ways to deal with the loss of box office revenues. Many are relying on patrons who have bought tickets to now-postponed productions to donate their ticket cost instead of asking for refunds.

NYPD Raids Sleeping Truckers In Brooklyn, Tows Trucks Needed To Haul Supplies – Blue Lives Matter

| March 25, 2020

Brooklyn, NY New York Police Department (NYPD) officers conducted a raid Monday morning on a group of long-haul truckers who were sleeping in their cabs on a residential street in the 66th Precinct. NYPD Deputy Inspector James King, the commanding officer of the 66th Precinct, tweeted about the operation right after it happened, but has since deleted the post in which he bragged about having illegally parked tractor trailers towed in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic emergency. The tweet was captured by retired NYPD Detective David Chianese and published on his Advocacy for LEOs blog on Tuesday.