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‘In prison’: Teens spend 10 days in windowless rooms in Quebec group homes over exposure to COVID-19

‘In prison’: Teens spend 10 days in windowless rooms in Quebec group homes over exposure to COVID-19

Young people living in group homes in Laval were locked in windowless rooms for 10 straight days this month in the name of COVID-19 control – but they did not have COVID-19. Social workers said the two-week rule was written specifically for youth group homes and applied to much younger children as well. “It’s like …

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‘In prison’: Teens spend 10 days in windowless rooms in Quebec group homes over exposure to COVID-19

‘In prison’: Teens spend 10 days in windowless rooms in Quebec group homes over exposure to COVID-19

Young people living in group homes in Laval were locked in windowless rooms for 10 straight days this month in the name of COVID-19 control – but they did not have COVID-19. Social workers said the same rule, in effect for two weeks, was written specifically for youth group homes and applied to much younger …

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‘In prison’: Teens spend 10 days in windowless rooms in Quebec group homes over exposure to COVID-19

‘In prison’: Teenage girls spent 10 days in windowless rooms in their home in Quebec group due to exposure to COVID

Teenage girls living in a group home in Laval were confined to windowless rooms for 10 days this month in the name of COVID-19 control, even though they did not contract COVID-19. Girls are extremely vulnerable and many have serious mental health issues. They were only potentially exposed to the virus, but were still subject …

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GoLocalProv |  McKee’s Budget – No Taxes or Pay Increases, 7M for Slater Hospital in 7 Years

GoLocalProv | McKee’s Budget – No Taxes or Pay Increases, $167M for Slater Hospital in 7 Years

Thursday, January 20, 2022 GoLocalProv News Team View Larger + RI President Dan McKee announced the FY23 budget proposal Thursday. PHOTO: GoLocal Rhode Island Governor Dan McKee has announced his proposed budget for the 2022-2023 fiscal year – a total of $12.8 billion in spending. The budget is backed by huge federal pandemic dollars for …

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Climate change is exposing older adults to more of these health hazards – here’s how to prepare

Climate change is exposing older adults to more of these health hazards – here’s how to prepare

With more than one-third of California long-term care communities located in areas at high risk for fire, it will be difficult to find someone more nervous than the operator of a long-term care facility during California’s fire season. Unless you’re a care manager for older adults in Florida during hurricane season. Liz Barlowe of Barlowe …

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NWS Issues Winter Storm Warning for Sunday Night and Monday

NWS Issues Winter Storm Warning for Sunday Night and Monday

(Updated at 17:30 on Sunday) The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning Sunday night and Monday for snow and mixed precipitation in Oneida, Madison, and Otsego Counties. A Winter Storm Warning has now been issued for Herkimer County. Winter Storm Izzy, originally predicted to be a Nor’easter, has traveled inland and is expected …

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GoLocalProv |  Three New Flat Ownership Announcements

GoLocalProv | Three New Flat Ownership Announcements

Saturday, January 15, 2022 GoLocalProv and Mott & Chace Content Partnership You’re looking for an apartment in Rhode Island — then three new listings from people at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International might meet your criteria. Properties range from just over $300,000 to just under $500,000 and are located throughout the state. Take a tour. …

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As the winter storm approaches for Charlotte over the weekend;  Some run to the shops, others wait to see

As the winter storm approaches for Charlotte over the weekend; Some run to the shops, others wait to see

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) — A winter storm is less than three days away, and many are starting to prepare, from the mountains to southern Charlotte. As the possibility of snow and frost approached, people in Charlotte’s Park Road Mall began flocking to the stores. Although there is a lot of interest in the possibility of …

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These 10 spots have some of the best appetizers in Utah.

These 10 spots have some of the best appetizers in Utah.

Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes Warning: This article will whet your appetite. When you’re hungry at a restaurant and need something to keep you busy until the main course arrives, a good appetizer does the job well. (Think: freshly baked bread, crispy onion rings, gravy chicken wings, chips and salsa. Still hungry?) In addition to …

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