School Board Meeting Cut Short, Parent Arrested after Fiery Speech on CRT, Transgender Policy

Tray Ling

Police declared an unlawful assembly at a Loudoun County, Va., School Board meeting Tuesday after residents clashed regarding the district’s proposed policies on transgender students.

The proposal in question, known as policy proposal 8040, would require teachers to use a child’s preferred gender pronouns. The board closed public comments at its meeting on Tuesday night after multiple interruptions by residents in the crowd.

After several speakers voiced support for the proposal, a woman who said she was the mother of a transgender student was booed after saying “hate” was “dripping from the followers of Jesus in this room.” The

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33-Unit Townhome Project In Edgewood Heads To Neighborhood Review

Tray Ling

Neighborhood Planning Unit – O on Tuesday will review rezoning plans that would make way for a 33-unit townhome project in the Edgewood neighborhood, its meeting agenda this week shows.

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The applicant and owner behind the project are Williams Teusink attorney Kyle Williams and Parkwood Living LLC, respectively, a rezoning application on file with the city of Atlanta shows. Along with a rezoning from R-5 to MR-3, the development team is requesting a Comprehensive Development Plan amendment from Low-Density Residential to Medium-Density residential for the

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Boston’s ‘heat islands’ turn lower-income neighborhoods from hot to insufferable

Tray Ling

“It’s profoundly disappointing what the city left,” said Richard Parritz, a neighbor who chairs the design committee of Three Squares, a local nonprofit group that has pressed the city to add more green space to the neighborhood. “This is a health and equity issue. It’s not right.”

As Boston warms from climate change, city officials will have to do more to reduce such redoubts of asphalt and concrete, known as “heat islands,” which exacerbate the rising temperatures that residents will endure in the coming years, environmental advocates say.

By the end of the decade, city temperatures could exceed 90 degrees

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‘I have 150 siblings so parents use alphabet naming trick to remember who is who’

Tray Ling

A teen from a huge polygamous family with one dad and 27 mums says his 150 siblings are like a “litter of children.”

Murray Blackmore, from Canada, is from the largest polygamous family in the world – but he says his scores of siblings is all he’s ever known.

Explaining that he is his father’s 65th child, Murray took to TikTok to reveal how his parents keep track of all the kids in the family.

“What my parents did in my family, was name all the kids born in the same year – start with the same letter.

“So everyone

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What a sight! Wayward peacock roams around Ocean County neighborhood

Tray Ling

A peacock has made an Ocean County neighborhood its home for the last two weeks.

People who live in Lanoka Harbor say that the feathered friend is not afraid to strut around on local lawns or bask in the sun on top of neighborhood roofs.

“It was on our roof. It walked from one end to another,” says resident Jane Sudora.

Neighbors have been taking lots of pictures of the bird as it strolls around the neighborhood.

“I had my grandson and I heard the bird and

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