A jolly good time: The 2nd Police District hosted a Christmas party on Tuesday, Dec. 16.
Thursday, December 25
Klein JCC held a ceremony in honor of the first day of Hanukkah on Wednesday, Dec. 17.
State Rep. Kevin Boyle on Dec. 5 reintroduced legislation to strengthen the state’s hate crimes law. Boyle’s bill would expand the offense of ethnic intimidation to include malicious intention against the actual or perceived ancestry, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity of an individual or group of individuals.
Two more members of the Northeast-based Ironworkers Local 401 on Tuesday pleaded guilty to their roles in incidents that caused destruction at construction sites.
Minnie is a lover
There are plenty of local events to spread the holiday cheer this season.
Thursday, December 18
Hanukkah started Tuesday night, and Santa Claus will be visiting Northeast homes in a week. Besides exchanging gifts, local folks are looking forward to sharing meals with loved ones.