In an unusual hearing held via videoconference due to the coronavirus pandemic, the judge rejected Elizabeth Henriquez’s bid to avoid prison because of the public health crisis but is allowing her to remain free until at least June 30 in the hopes that the outbreak will have diminished by then. … [Read more...] about College Admissions Scandal: Elizabeth Henriquez Of Atherton Sentenced To 7 Months In Prison
“I have not talked with people about it. Look, I’m focused right now on this [COVID-19] crisis,” she explained. “Last week, we were negotiating a record $2 trillion bill to try to support healthcare workers and to try to support our economy, and now I’m trying to push hard for this oversight part of it, sending letters to Secretary Mnuchin. That’s just where my attention is focused right now, and frankly I think it’d be presumptuous for me to be doing anything else.” … [Read more...] about Seth Meyers to Elizabeth Warren: Why Haven’t You Endorsed Bernie for President?
Late Night, which returned on Monday with Meyers hosting from his home, interviewed the former presidential hopeful, who also broadcasted from her home in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The two spoke about a range of topical issues, from the coronavirus to the emergency relief package passed and signed last week to the 2020 race. … [Read more...] about Elizabeth Warren Suggests She’s Too Busy with the Coronavirus to Endorse Bernie Sanders
Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her 90th birthday today. The longest-reigning British monarch was born on April 21, 1926, in London. … [Read more...] about 90 years ago today, Elizabeth II was born. What else happened in 1926?
Liz graduated from Classical High School in Springfield, and, in 1978, received her Bachelor's degree in Wildlife Biology from the University of Vermont. After college she returned to Springfield and joined the staff at the Springfield Museum of Science where she rose to the position of Curator of Education, in charge of the museum's educational programming. … [Read more...] about Obituary: Elizabeth A. Parisot 1957 – 2020