In addition, former School Board Member Laura Thielen wants to run for that seat as a Democrat but the party leaders are refusing to allow her in the race. Laura, who also served as the director of the state Department of Land and Natural Resources under Republican Gov. Linda Lingle, is the daughter of Rep.
Castillo Rodriguez was arraigned Tuesday night. He was charged with aggravated assault and reckless endangerment. Tuesday when police were called to East Arbutus Street in Hazleton.Hazleton police surrounded and searched Rodriguez’s home on North Locust Street Tuesday afternoon but there was no sign of him.The shooting incident comes on the same night Hazleton’s new mayor and acting police chief plan to ask city council to add more police officers.The shooting has people in Hazleton once again talking about crime, including the landlord of a building near the shooting scene.”Now these crimes are every week that we can even forget about them.
The Players Coalition, a group of about 40 NFL Players led by Malcolm Jenkins and Anquan Boldin, the latter of whom recently gave up his football career to work full time on criminal justice reform, are now doing the hard work behind the scenes to try to influence political leaders to make legislative and policy changes focused on criminal justice reform. They have done so because they have seen it as the greatest civil rights problem of their time, a problem that has harmed their loved ones, friends, communities and families. You cannot escape it if you are a person of color in the United States.
We got together in March of last year. We put out a couple videos. We play together about once a month. I love football like any other American, but I don love segregation,” he added. “I don love riots. I don love oppression. And it will give our players a huge emotional boost and an even stronger home field advantage.”This will be the third consecutive year they have worn white jerseys with white pants and asked fans to dress in white for the home opener. The Chargers defeated the Tennessee Titans in 2012, 38 10, but lost to the Houston Texans, 31 28, last season.The NHL’s Winnipeg Jets in 1987 became the first professional team to ask fans to dress in white. The Chargers wear navy blue jerseys with white pants for most of their home games.The game will also mark the debut of 37 banners around the light ring at the top of Qualcomm Stadium, marking elements of the team’s history.The banners will be arranged chronologically and depict the various versions of the team’s logo, beginning with the shield adorned with lightning bolts, and helmet, along with great moments and great players.There will also be banners devoted to the helmet honoring San Diego as an “All America City,” which the Chargers only wore in 1963, when they won their lone American Football League championship; the “San Diego Super Chargers” song; and Charlie Charger, an illustrated mascot like character from the 1960s.The banners replace those of other NFL teams that were used for more than two decades.”We asked ourselves what will get fans excited and resonate with them,” Spanos said.