Lind Fire fully contained after destroying several houses, seriously injured firefighter recovering | New

LIND, Wash. — After destroying 14 structures on Thursday, the Adams County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) said the Lind fire is now fully contained. ACSO said the firefighter who was airlifted to Spokane is now home with his family and recovering. Local teams clean up and monitor hot spots. Last update: August 5 at 10:30 a.m. … Read more

New York’s ‘Beastie Boys Square’ finally approved after 9 years of struggle

New York’s ‘Beastie Boys Square’ finally approved after 9 years of struggle

No sleep until…signaling! A nearly decade-long battle to honor Brooklyn-born hip-hop group the Beastie Boys in a corner of Manhattan has finally paid off Since 2014, fans of the three-man rap team have been lobbying for politicians to rename the Lower East Side corner of Ludlow and Rivington streets “Beastie Boys Square”. Previous attempts were … Read more