Book donations accepted for hampers

"Donate a book and make a difference in a child's life” has been the motto for the annual Books for Children Christmas campaign since it was established locally more than 10 years ago.

A sample of carfentanil is ready for analysis at a DEA lab in Sterling, Va. —File photo

Overdose death toll rise expected

The discovery of deadly ­carfentanil in London is a “turning point” in the city’s drug crisis that forces people into a game of Russian roulette, the city’s medical officer of health warns.