A picture of residents partly submerged at an assisted-living center in Dickinson, Tex., prompted an outcry on social media.
AROUND THE WEB
- Behind the Photo of the Older Women in Waist-High Water in Texas
By JACEY FORTIN - Monday Aug 28, 2017
- Rescued Women Make It to Another Nursing Center. The Cat’s O.K., Too.
By JACEY FORTIN - Wednesday Aug 30, 2017
Remember the photograph of women stuck in rising, murky floodwaters in Dickinson, Tex., on Sunday? Here’s where they are now.
- Is the Age of the Artistic Recluse Over?
By MEGAN O’GRADY - Tuesday Nov 14, 2017
Today, cloistered types like Emily Dickinson, J.D. Salinger and Thomas Pynchon are all the harder to come by — and even more appealing.
- Suburb removes Israel requirement for Harvey relief funds
By Associated Press - Thursday Oct 26, 2017
DICKINSON, Texas — A Houston suburb has removed a requirement from a hurricane repair grant program that homeowners must agree to not boycott Israel as a condition of receiving money. The Galveston County Daily News reports that the Dickinson City Council on Tuesday voted to remove the requirement from the application of the city’s Hurricane...