Strike a Chord
For years the HPV vaccine, either Gardasil or Cervarix, seemed to be doing the trick -- protecting women and men against strains of HPV responsible for 70 percent of cervical cancers. But it turns out the vaccine may not be enough for everyone.
Food pantries and soup kitchens provide a lifeline to countless individuals and families in need of assistance. They often get a ton of volunteers around the holidays, but food pantries and soup kitchens need help all year long.
New York City and New York State have different rules for raising political campaign money as State Senator Jose M. Serrano found out. Rules at the state level may discourage politicians from getting to know their constituents.
NY's Campaign Finance Rules May Discourage Politicians From Getting to Know Their Constituents. jridgewayphotography, flickr