US Iraqi Youth Institute Holds Conference On Peace

(Julia Kassem/MJ)

Members and affiliates of the US-Iraqi Youth Institute with a host of community leaders and politicians met at Greenfield Manor on June 5 for the Iraqi American Peace Conference. This year’s theme was ISIS: Terrorism Against Childhood.

May is Lyme disease awareness month

Yolanda Foster and her husband David Foster doing the #Lymechallenge. (Photo courtesy

Lyme disease is a tick-borne illness. The disease is contracted when an infected tick burrows into its victim’s skin and releases the disease through its bite. A tick bite is the only way to get the disease and it is not contagious.