Tag Archives: Towns

Kimchi Making at Home Was Going Out of Style. Rural Towns to the Rescue.

Kimchi Making at Home Was Going Out of Style. Rural Towns to the Rescue.

Kimchi Making at Home Was Going Out of Style. Rural Towns to the Rescue. Kimchi Making at Home Was Going Out of Style. Rural Towns to the Rescue. GOESAN, South Korea — The family van was loaded with a precious cargo — 11 brown plastic boxes filled with 150 pounds of kimchi that Ha Si-nae, her husband and three daughters …

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Polish Towns That Declared Themselves ‘L.G.B.T. Free’ Are Denied E.U. Funds

Polish Towns That Declared Themselves ‘L.G.B.T. Free’ Are Denied E.U. Funds

Polish Towns That Declared Themselves ‘L.G.B.T. Free’ Are Denied E.U. Funds Polish Towns That Declared Themselves ‘L.G.B.T. Free’ Are Denied E.U. Funds BRUSSELS — The European Union will not provide funding to six Polish towns that have declared themselves “L.G.B.T.-free zones,” a rare financial sanction of a member nation for issues related to the equal treatment of its citizens. While …

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They Live Alone in Ghost Towns

They Live Alone in Ghost Towns

They Live Alone in Ghost Towns They Live Alone in Ghost Towns There are some 3,800 ghost towns in the United States, most abandoned in the 19th and early 20th centuries in favor of bigger cities, or casualties of changing industry. Some languish as ruins, others are designated as national parks. And a rare handful are in the midst of …

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Resort Towns Ask: Will There Be Summer?

Resort Towns Ask: Will There Be Summer?

Resort Towns Ask: Will There Be Summer? Resort Towns Ask: Will There Be Summer? In summer resort towns across the United States, livelihoods for the year are built in the 15 weeks between Memorial Day and Labor Day. It is during those 15 weeks that tourists from around the country and the world arrive to bask on the beach and …

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Doctors Without Patients: ‘Our Waiting Rooms Are Like Ghost Towns’

Doctors Without Patients: ‘Our Waiting Rooms Are Like Ghost Towns’

Doctors Without Patients: ‘Our Waiting Rooms Are Like Ghost Towns’ Doctors Without Patients: ‘Our Waiting Rooms Are Like Ghost Towns’ Autumn Road in Little Rock, Ark., is the type of doctor’s practice that has been around long enough to be treating the grandchildren of its eldest patients. For 50 years, the group has been seeing families like Kelli Rutledge’s. A …

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Photos: In Rural Towns and on Remote Farms, the Virus Creeps In

Photos: In Rural Towns and on Remote Farms, the Virus Creeps In

John Maley’s 28,000-acre ranch sits on the eastern edge of Steens Mountain Wilderness, a sprawling high desert in a remote corner of southeastern Oregon that’s thick in season with sagebrush, juniper and mountain mahogany. Here, “social distancing” isn’t lifesaving advice during a pandemic. It’s a way of life. “You don’t drive to town to get yourself a coffee,” said Mr. …

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One of Europe’s Most Polluted Towns Stages a Noisy Revolt

One of Europe’s Most Polluted Towns Stages a Noisy Revolt

Residents of Fos-sur-Mer accepted a trade-off for decades: good jobs for foul air. But when the health costs became impossible to ignore, they went to court, a groundbreaking move in France. Source link

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