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Community Training and Development Centre's Madeline Currelly and Northumberland Habitat for Humanity executive director Meaghan Macdonald are working to make the county more age-friendly. VALERIE MACDONALD/Northumberland Today

Age-friendly designation sought for County

Madeline Currelly of the Community Training and Development Centre says she has spoken with a member of the World Health Organization (WHO) about designating Northumberland County an “age-friendly community.”

Milo Yiannopoulos holds a press conference in New York on February 21, 2017. The conservative firebrand resigned Tuesday from the right-wing U.S. news site Breitbart amid a storm triggered by comments in which he seems to condone pedophilia. The 33-year-old Briton had already lost a book deal and a speaking engagement over a video leaked on Twitter over the weekend in which he defends men having sex with children as young as 13. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Breitbart's Milo Yiannopoulos resigns

Milo Yiannopoulos has resigned as editor of Breitbart Tech after coming under fire from other conservatives over comments on sexual relationships between boys and older men.

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks after touring the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump threats against Jewish centres

President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced recent threats against Jewish community centres as “horrible ... painful” and said more must be done “to root out hate and prejudice and evil.”

In this Saturday, Dec, 17, 2016 file photo, Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe addresses people at an event before the closure of his party's 16th Annual Peoples Conference in Masvingo, south of the capital Harare. Mugabe celebrates his 93 birthday Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, with celebrations set for Saturday. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File)

Mugabe praises Trump's policy

U.S. President Donald Trump’s “America First” policy has an admirer in Zimbabwe’s longtime president, who says the policy resonates with his own thinking.

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