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The city of Hitchcock did itself and residents a service last year by seeking professional help in getting its financial house in order. It had been teetering on insolvency. Now it’s rebuilding its reserves.

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Food drives play an important role in keeping shelves stocked for people in need. And there are many people in need. In 2018, 37.2 million U.S. residents lived in food-insecure households, meaning they have uncertain access to adequate food.

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Academia, local government officials and engineers have spent quite a bit of time since Hurricane Ike in 2008 studying storm-surge barriers in the Netherlands and other regions in the excruciatingly slow and breathtakingly expensive race to reduce flood risk in this region.