| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Maryland religious leaders issued a call for families to offer foster care to immigrant children from Central America as part of an effort to see that unaccompanied minors find shelter in homes rather than in barracks.
Faith leaders who met with Gov....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Regarding Ellen Sauerbrey's recent letter on child immigration, I suppose that as a conservative Republican Ms. Sauerbrey is also a good Christian woman, yet her rather negative response to the problem of child migrants is anything but Christian ("...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 9:00 PM
I want my intent to be clear. Some have said I do not want religion in the Clermont City Council meetings. Not true. The truth is either the council meetings must expand to include all religions, or they must exclude all religion.
One of the main...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:48 AM
As evangelical leaders serving communities in Central Florida, we strongly urge our members of Congress to look with compassion at the plight of migrant women and children fleeing violence.
Before going on recess, the U.S. House of Representatives passed...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
In 2007, U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, urged black civil-rights leaders to oppose the Senate's "comprehensive" immigration-reform bill.
Appealing to the royalty of the establishment civil-rights community — including Dennis Courtland Hayes,...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 7:24 PM
When Zion's Reformed United Church of Christ was turned into a hospital for the injured and dying during the American Revolution, parishioners learned the true meaning of hospitality. Today, the "Liberty Bell Church" still prides itself on its hospitality...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 3:54 PM
CLERMONT — The three candidates competing for City Council Seat 5 know Lake County's largest city has steep challenges in front of it. Each hopes to serve as a guide into the coming years.
Facing issues that include growth, spending and a possible...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Attempting to make inroads with a Democratic-leaning voting bloc, the Palm Beach County Republican Party is reaching out to the gay and lesbian community.
Chairwoman Anita Mitchell hopes gays and lesbians will see the Republican Party as something other...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Chaplain Stuart Hoke stepped into the shadows of an Upper West Side subway station on Sept. 11, 2001. He was boarding an express train to Trinity Church where he worked. To his back the silvery sky scrapers of New York City jeweled under a Carolina blue...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:55 AM
The 2014 high school football season kicks off Aug. 29.
Here are some of the featured games that could have an impact during the upcoming season.
On opening week, Glades Central visits defending Class 7A state champ Dwyer and American Heritage-...
| Aug 20, 2014
Recently the Royal Palm Beach-based nonprofit Caribbean-Americans For Community Involvement had a ceremony in which they presented 22 awards to local students bound for college. This year's theme was The Future is Yours.
The 21 graduating seniors who...