Latest from Theresa Vargas
One of the cards comes from a girl who will turn 8 on Inauguration Day.
  • Jan 16, 2021
The city and its surrounding suburbs are bracing for what the inauguration might bring.
  • Jan 13, 2021
Cristy Hanes had started the day excited about a new job.
  • Jan 9, 2021
Franck Le Bousse and his wife, Beth Miller, say they were told that more than a dozen doses would expire if people didn’t get the shots that day.
  • Jan 6, 2021
Where children end up matters, especially during a pandemic that has seen so many lose relatives and stability.
  • Dec 30, 2020
The awkward photos. The bizarre holiday decorations. That relative’s habit of arriving late. We never thought we’d miss all that — and now, well, we do.
  • Dec 26, 2020
The requests for help that have come into Alice’s Kids tell of lost parents, moves to homeless shelters and school bullying that kept going even when in-person learning didn’t.
  • Dec 23, 2020
A man who will move into an apartment on Monday has been homeless for 15 years.
  • Dec 19, 2020
Organizations that rely on alternative gift giving are seeing a picture that goes beyond those familiar brown packages that are landing on doorsteps.
  • Dec 16, 2020
Bill Vaughan was determined to put up his lights this year. Then the leg of a 16-foot ladder he stood on sunk into the ground.
  • Dec 12, 2020