Opinion: Prayers for the East Coast
New York City is suffering from the smoke of the Canadian wildfires. According to Reuters News Service, 8.2 million acres have burned since April.
The cancellation of schools and other outdoor activities on Wednesday due to poor air quality was implemented.
The air quality is so bad; one report I read said even indoors, it was the equivalent of smoking seven cigarettes daily. Keep the people on the Eastern Seaboard in your thoughts and prayers.