Photo: Belmont II Ruritan Club holds Mother’s Day cupcake party The Belmont II Ruritan Club of Christiansburg held its annual Mother’s Day cupcake party on May 12 at the Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital neonatal intensive care unit. “There are few things worse for a new mother than leaving the hospital without your baby,” said Jami McQuain, who hosted the event. “Our son spent 11 weeks [...]
June 15, 2013 - Roanoke Times
Section II on better financial footing Section II Executive Director Wayne Bertrand said Thursday the section is in better shape financially than it was a year ago, and also revealed that New York state has waived almost all of the tax penalties the section incurred as a result of a financial mess that dated back several years.
June 15, 2013 - The Post-Star
John McCain in FOXNews Republican presidential candidate John McCain, speaking Monday morning on NBC's "Today" show, said, "We are in the most serious crisis since World War II."
John Updike in International Herald Tribune Born in 1932, Updike spoke for millions of Depression-era readers raised by "penny-pinching parents," united by "the patriotic cohesion of World War II" and blessed by a "disproportionate share of the world's resources," the postwar,...
Jean-Claude Trichet in The Guardian Trichet told Der Spiegel, meanwhile, that Europe's economy "is in its most difficult situation since World War II or perhaps even since World War I".