Twitter Facebook Previous articleMan attacked with hammer in DerryNext article€5.3 million allocated for Active Travel routes in Donegal News Highland Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp Twitter Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Calls for hair salons to re-open for vaccinated people labelled ‘ridiculous’ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Pinterest Pinterest Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Calls for hair salons to be allowed re-open for fully vaccinated people has been labelled ‘ridiculous’ and a move that would discriminate against those who have yet to receive the jab. The Irish Hairdressers Federation says it would provide a big boost for elderly people and healthcare workers who’ve received both jabs.Local Healthcare worker, Evelyn spoke about the issue on today’s Nine Till Noon Show, she says hairdressers had been providing a safe environment against Covid-19 and sees no reason why they shouldn’t reopen in full to everyone:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/hairdressers1pm-1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. By News Highland – March 29, 2021 WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme
iStock Photo/deberarr(NEW YORK) — Longtime Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown died late Friday.He was 86 years old.In January, Brown announced that he would not seek re-election and step down on June 1, “due to increasing health problems associated with Parkinson’s Disease,” according to a statement from Queens Chief Assistant District Attorney John M. Ryan.Brown was first appointed Queens County District Attorney in 1991 by then-Governor Mario Cuomo and stayed in office for nearly 28 years. He was re-elected to six terms, Ryan’s statement said.Brown’s office prosecuted a number of high profile New York City cases, including that of several police officers who shot Sean Bell, an unarmed black man who was killed after his bachelor party at a Queens strip club, which resulted in no convictions.Most recently his office prosecuted and won a conviction against Chanel Lewis for the 2016 murder of Karina Vetrano, a 30-year old woman who was beaten, sexually abused and strangled while jogging near her home in Howard Beach, Queens.Brown is survived by his wife Rhoda, and their three children.Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.