The Villa Lobos Tapas Bar serves authentic Spanish cuisine in Freeport.

Authentic Spanish food is hard to come by on Long Island, but those looking for a true tapas experience, not to mention a proper paella, cooked to order, will have it easier now that Larry and Jackie Villalobos have arrived in Freeport. The Venezuelan-American couple operate two casual Venezuelan venues (both called Cachapas and Mas) … Read more

Austin Students Linked To Destructive TikTok Trend In School Restrooms ‘Addressed’, Newsletter Says

Aware: September 19, 2021 / 11:09 pm CDT / Updated: September 19, 2021 / 11:13 pm CDT AUSTIN (KXAN) – Students believed to be responsible for damage to a school bathroom in the Austin Independent School District have been identified, according to a parent newsletter. The letter, written to Kealing Middle School families by the … Read more

Tropical Storm Rose Forms as the 17th Atlantic Storm of 2021, Continuing Busy Tropical Season – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

(CNN) – This year’s busy tropical season continues as activity increases in the Atlantic. Tropical Depression Seventeen intensified into Tropical Storm Rose Sunday afternoon, about 370 miles west of the Cape Verde Islands, says the National Hurricane Center. The other currently active storm in the Atlantic basin is Tropical Storm Peter, which is the 16th … Read more

How Transphobia Helps Fascists Take Power

When Joe Biden was finally certified as president earlier this year, I literally started shaking with relief. Yet the American Experiment is in more danger now than ever, and avoiding a total fascist collapse will require monumental resources of resolve and action. It will also mean viewing the recent attack on transgender rights as proof … Read more

Volcano erupts on Spain’s La Palma island, spewing lava and forcing thousands to evacuate

Lava continued to flow slowly from a volcano that erupted in Spain’s Canary Islands off northwest Africa, but the regional government chief said Monday that he expected no injuries in the area after some 5,000 were evacuated. Lava flowed on the island of La Palma towards the sea, moving at 700 meters per hour, according … Read more

Fundamental Changes Needed at UN Summit to Tackle Global Food Insecurity — Global Issues

A market vendor sells produce at Victoria Market in Port Victoria, Seychelles. Credit: UN Women / Ryan Brown Opinion by Nick Nisbett – Lesli Hoey – Graziano da Silva (Brighton, UK) Monday, September 20, 2021 Inter Press Service BRIGHTON, UK, Sep 20 (IPS) – COVID-19 has exposed numerous fractures in global food systems that leave … Read more