For decades, U.S. intelligence maintained what was apparently a monitoring post in a small white house on Fieldston Road at the edge to the Russian compound, its rear windows facing the mission’s big satellite dishes. The house seemed a symbol of another era as the 9/11 attacks brought other security concerns to the fore. … [Read more...] about Russian Spies and the Nuns Next Door
Apparent but not in a sisters concern
#BlackLiveMatter #GeorgeFloyd protest in Fort Wayne, Indiana. this was a PEACEFUL PROTEST. the swat team arrived and threw ridiculous amounts of tear gas and maze. I witnessed cops throw gas on to people who were on the floor crying. I’m disgusted. all pictures by shot by me. pic.twitter.com/aoXleQClip … [Read more...] about ***Live Updates*** George Floyd Protests Continue
In an uncharacteristically swift move by law enforcement, four Minneapolis police officers were fired for the death of an unarmed African American man, 46-year-old George Floyd. One of the men, Derek Chauvin, has now been arrested and charged. Video footage showing a white officer with his knee on the neck of a moaning and eventually motionless Floyd was widely circulated. Predictably, protests and demands for justice soon followed. … [Read more...] about When is enough, enough?
“The fourth of July is a huge deal to my lake-dwelling parents. My 90-year-old grandma lives with them. My biggest concern is her getting sick. I haven’t seen them since late February/early March. I am waiting for the summer heat to set in, which won’t take this away but will slow the spread. On my drive up, I will make sure my car is full of gas so I do not need to stop (wearing mask and using gloves at the pump). Same with snacks – and foregoing a personal tradition of Panda Express takeout part way through my drive.” … [Read more...] about 949
Survivors include a loving sister, Judy Gabriel of Derby; a niece, Danielle Cuseo of Derby; nephews, Jason Klein of Derby and Brian Cuseo and his wife Hannah of Essex, VT; a cherished great niece, Lucy and a brother-in-law, Barry Klein. She was predeceased by a sister, Linda Klein. … [Read more...] about Obit: Elaine Gabriel, 69, Of Trumbull