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Southwest Daily News
ACT scores climb for third consecutive yearscores of 18 or higher on the ACT, allowing thousands more students since 2012
ACT scores climb for third consecutive year
Southwest Daily News / Posted 32 minutes ago
scores of 18 or higher on the ACT, allowing thousands more students since 2012 the opportunity to attend two- and four-year colleges without the requirement of remediation and making more students than ever before eligible for TOPS funding. A record... Read more
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Business Wire
Hershey Announces Second-Quarter Results; Updates Outlook for 2016last quarter, the company continues to focus on its cost structure and estimate
Hershey Announces Second-Quarter Results; Updates Outlook for 2016
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
last quarter, the company continues to focus on its cost structure and estimates that full-year 2016 productivity and cost savings initiatives will be greater than our previous forecast, enabling the company to deliver on its adjusted earnings per... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
MEET THE CANDIDATES | July 28, 2016for Grand Blanc Township from 2012-2016 Education: I graduated from Grand Blan
MEET THE CANDIDATES | July 28, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 10 hours ago
for Grand Blanc Township from 2012-2016 Education: I graduated from Grand Blanc High School and attended Mott Community College. Tell voters in less than 200 words what you consider to be the most important issues facing your community and how... Read more
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Al.com
5 money tips for college studentsSoon thousands of young adults will head to college, many for the first time. A
5 money tips for college students
Al.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Soon thousands of young adults will head to college, many for the first time. As parents, what is it that you hope they'll learn from the college experience? Looking back on my own experience, I realize that I was shipped off with very little... Read more
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Philly.com
Spoiling Your Kids Is Costing You a Fortuneis not,” she said. Another way to avoid letting the cost of kids’ activities s
Spoiling Your Kids Is Costing You a Fortune
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
is not,” she said. Another way to avoid letting the cost of kids’ activities sabotage your budget is to set money aside in savings to pay for them rather than relying on credit to make payments, Tayne said. 4. You Don’t Make Them Pay for... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Logan County considering subscribing to solar arrayyour electrical bills," Thompson told the commissioners about being a subscribe
Logan County considering subscribing to solar array
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted yesterday
your electrical bills," Thompson told the commissioners about being a subscriber for the project. She noted the first year savings to Logan County would be approximately $14,170, with a total estimated cumulative savings of $506,860 over 20... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Oscar to cut network in half next yearon city and state efforts to control the spread of HIV, researchers at Montefio
Oscar to cut network in half next year
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
on city and state efforts to control the spread of HIV, researchers at Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Columbia University Medical Center are working to find the best combination of interventions to get... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
CFP Congressional hopeful seeks 'financial plan for America'is not well-represented in Congress." If he were to win, Millard could be the
CFP Congressional hopeful seeks 'financial plan for America'
Financial Planning.com / Posted yesterday
is not well-represented in Congress." If he were to win, Millard could be the first CFP to serve in Congress. The CFP Board could not say if any Congressional leaders have held the CFP designation in the past. Many of Millard's former clients... Read more
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The New Yorker
Hating Hillaryshe is not a different kind of Democrat, the answers are less than entirely sat
Hating Hillary
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
she is not a different kind of Democrat, the answers are less than entirely satisfying. It’s true that she served on the board of a liberal advocacy group, the Children’s Defense Fund, but then many C.D.F. members regard the First Lady with... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Starkville school merger: What went right?black school district merged with another to save money, with no resulting impr
Starkville school merger: What went right?
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
black school district merged with another to save money, with no resulting improvement in academic performance and fewer savings than expected,” says Jake McGraw, an education specialist at the William Winter Institute for Racial Reconciliation.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.MUSIC FESTIVAL: Saturday, Aug. 6, Aug. 13. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflinger
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
MUSIC FESTIVAL: Saturday, Aug. 6, Aug. 13. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflinger, White Mills. $11-22/show. Flex-pass savings available for multi-show ticket purchases. 570-253-1185 or dorflinger.org. RON LEAS BRASS BAND: July 31, 2 p.m. Nay... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Groups in the Mid-Hudson Valley: July 24, 2016Jenny Urbanski of Fleischmanns and Vivian Yess Wadlin of Highland were elected
Groups in the Mid-Hudson Valley: July 24, 2016
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 4 days ago
Jenny Urbanski of Fleischmanns and Vivian Yess Wadlin of Highland were elected to the Board of Trustees of John Burroughs’ Woodchuck Lodge at the organization’s annual meeting of members on July 16 in Roxbury. Two other trustees — Jean Druffner of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.MUSIC FESTIVAL: today, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 13. The Wildflower Theater at Dorf
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
MUSIC FESTIVAL: today, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 13. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflinger, White Mills. $11-22/show. Flex-pass savings available for multi-show ticket purchases. 570-253-1185 or dorflinger.org. CLASSIC ROCK EXPRESS: Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m.... Read more
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Kenosha News
Carthage students petition for housing policy changeAn online student petition aims to change the longstanding Carthage College res
Carthage students petition for housing policy change
Kenosha News / Posted 5 days ago
An online student petition aims to change the longstanding Carthage College residency policy requiring freshman, sophomores and juniors to live on campus at Carthage College. Paige Varda, a member of the class of 2018 and a Carthage junior, said she... Read more
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Accounting Today
Summer Tax Tips for Your Clients and Their Childrencosts are, on average, about $300 per week. And for our children who are gradua
Summer Tax Tips for Your Clients and Their Children
Accounting Today / Posted 5 days ago
costs are, on average, about $300 per week. And for our children who are graduating from high school, we are looking at college tuition fees coming due this August ranging from an average of $9,139 (for state residents at public colleges) to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsFESTIVAL: Saturday, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 13. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflin
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
FESTIVAL: Saturday, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 13. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflinger, White Mills. $11-$22/show. Flex-pass savings available for multi-show ticket purchases. 570-253-1185 or dorflinger.org. CLASSIC ROCK EXPRESS: Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m.... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times Juggler coming to YachatsThe Oregon College Savings Plan will bring popular children�s juggler Charlie B
News Times Juggler coming to Yachats
Newport News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
The Oregon College Savings Plan will bring popular children�s juggler Charlie Brown to the Yachats Public Library on Tuesday, July 26, at 10:30 a.m. A multi-talented performer, Brown manipulates his props and audiences with breathtaking skill.... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
WVU-P: Sale of downtown Parkersburg building to pay for repairsThe West Virginia Council for Community and Technical Colleges recently rejecte
WVU-P: Sale of downtown Parkersburg building to pay for repairs
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
The West Virginia Council for Community and Technical Colleges recently rejected a 9 to 15 percent tuition increase approved by the university's Board of Governors in March. Tuition increases above 5 percent have to be approved by the council. WVU-P... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
High-Priced DemocracyOne was speaking the word “socialism” out loud during a presidential contest. A
High-Priced Democracy
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
One was speaking the word “socialism” out loud during a presidential contest. Another was opening a discussion about free college. But its biggest breakthrough was to demonstrate how a viable national campaign could be waged without large donors,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to entertainment and eventsFESTIVAL: Saturday, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 13. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflin
Your guide to entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
FESTIVAL: Saturday, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 13. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflinger, White Mills. $11-$22/show. Flex-pass savings available for multi-show ticket purchases. 570-253-1185 or dorflinger.org. CLASSIC ROCK EXPRESS: Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m.... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
State prepares to launch retirement savings plan | News - Home Will offer Roth IRAs for workers whose employers lack plans Th
State prepares to launch retirement savings plan
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
| News - Home Will offer Roth IRAs for workers whose employers lack plans The voices of employers statewide are influencing the design of the landmark... Read more
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Daily Journal
Atlantic County Briefsanimals in our care that are anxious to find forever homes,” stated Kathy Kelse
Atlantic County Briefs
Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
animals in our care that are anxious to find forever homes,” stated Kathy Kelsey, shelter manager. “The significant savings should serve as an attractive incentive,” added Dennis Levinson, county executive. “I encourage residents who are... Read more
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Market Watch
Let’s take our national mental-health crisis out of the emergency roomto develop solutions for a problem caused by poor funding for community care.
Let’s take our national mental-health crisis out of the emergency room
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
to develop solutions for a problem caused by poor funding for community care. The issue of mental-health patients being “boarded” in emergencies rooms, whether they arrive there themselves or are brought by police unable to handle a mental-health... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Unico Bank donates $20,000 to Riverside School DistrictRiverside School Board discusses school business during the July 12 meeting. T
Unico Bank donates $20,000 to Riverside School District
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 9 days ago
Riverside School Board discusses school business during the July 12 meeting. The Riverside School Board gathered July 12 for the first meeting in the newly completed construction on Caraway campus. The resignation of board member Mike Brown was... Read more
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Al.com
31 Alabama newborns win $529 toward college educationChildren across Alabama will get a head start on their college savings this yea
31 Alabama newborns win $529 toward college education
Al.com / Posted 10 days ago
Children across Alabama will get a head start on their college savings this year after winning $529 in the second-annual CollegeCounts statewide giveaway. Alabama State Treasurer Young Boozer said 31 babies born from May 1-31 of this year received a... Read more
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CBS News
How to close the inequality gap in college savingsrecently agreed to endorse Hillary Clinton for president, a question popped int
How to close the inequality gap in college savings
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
recently agreed to endorse Hillary Clinton for president, a question popped into my mind: Would Clinton be directly linking college debt to income inequality? She has embraced a Sanders-inspired plan to cover the cost of college tuition at... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Entertainment superpower could form in Lansing regionmove beyond just talk. Ingham County Fair Executive Director Sandra Dargatz an
Entertainment superpower could form in Lansing region
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
move beyond just talk. Ingham County Fair Executive Director Sandra Dargatz and Scott Keith, Center Park Productions' board chair, believe now is the time to create an entertainment superpower with more partners that has the clout and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.SADGE (NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE): today, 7 to 9 p.m. Peoples Security Bank Theater
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
SADGE (NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE): today, 7 to 9 p.m. Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College, Scranton. 570-955-1455. FLASHBACK: Monday, 7:30 p.m. Central Park, Honesdale. Free-will offering. 570-253-3855 or... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.bethelwoodscenter.org. TOM SADGE (NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE): Sunday, 7 to 9 p.m. P
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
bethelwoodscenter.org. TOM SADGE (NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE): Sunday, 7 to 9 p.m. Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College, Scranton. 570-955-1455. FLASHBACK: Monday, 7:30 p.m. Central Park, Honesdale. Free-will offering. 570-253-3855 or... Read more
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ABC News
The Mysterious Death of Annie McCannWhite House I.T. worker and now stay-at-home mom, was on her way to upstate New
The Mysterious Death of Annie McCann
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
White House I.T. worker and now stay-at-home mom, was on her way to upstate New York to visit the couple’s son Sam at college. For Mary Jane, the first sign that Annie was in trouble was when she didn’t hear from daughter that... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Candidates differ on how to meet needs of elders and othersinvest in energy efficiency projects in multifamily dwellings, which he said wo
Candidates differ on how to meet needs of elders and others
Bennington Banner / Posted 12 days ago
invest in energy efficiency projects in multifamily dwellings, which he said would be financed through the accrued utility savings. But unlike Scott, who pledged to hold the line on state spending, Dunne and Galbraith said they were prepared to... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Gerry Pratt, journalist turned investor: 1927-2016way up to business editor. He became friends with prominent retailer Fred Meyer
Gerry Pratt, journalist turned investor: 1927-2016
OregonLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
way up to business editor. He became friends with prominent retailer Fred Meyer, who hired Pratt to head up the Fred Meyer Savings and Loan. He later served on the board of the Meyer Memorial Trust. Pratt hosted radio and television programs as... Read more
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The Hill
A bipartisan approach to povertyproductive lives in caring relationships with others.” The Washington State In
A bipartisan approach to poverty
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
productive lives in caring relationships with others.” The Washington State Institute for Public Policy analyzed the cost savings resulting from numerous preventive interventions and found that most provide substantial return on investment. For... Read more
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Market Watch
‘Smart Mom, Rich Mom’ looks at how to build wealth while raising kidsof laundry detergent,”said Palmer. “Our culture celebrates penny-pinching, but
‘Smart Mom, Rich Mom’ looks at how to build wealth while raising kids
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
of laundry detergent,”said Palmer. “Our culture celebrates penny-pinching, but it keeps moms focused on small, short-term savings.” Palmer feels moms need to harness their financial power so they set themselves up for long-term wealth. According... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Special Report: NHS faces recruitment crisisPontefract and Dewsbury hospitals, must slash £8m from its agency staff bill be
Special Report: NHS faces recruitment crisis
Wakefield Today / Posted 13 days ago
Pontefract and Dewsbury hospitals, must slash £8m from its agency staff bill between now and next March to meet its savings targets. Trust bosses said the number of breaches had reduced and they were encouraging staff who wanted to work on... Read more
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Wakefield Today
$article.namePontefract and Dewsbury hospitals, must slash £8m from its agency staff bill be
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Wakefield Today / Posted 13 days ago
Pontefract and Dewsbury hospitals, must slash £8m from its agency staff bill between now and next March to meet its savings targets. Trust bosses said the number of breaches had reduced and they were encouraging staff who wanted to work on... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsbethelwoodscenter.org. TOM SADGE (NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE): Sunday, 7 to 9 p.m. P
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
bethelwoodscenter.org. TOM SADGE (NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE): Sunday, 7 to 9 p.m. Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College, Scranton. 570-955-1455. FLASHBACK: Monday, 7:30 p.m. Central Park, Honesdale. Free-will offering. 570-253-3855 or... Read more
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Methow Valley News
County commission candidates Q&AWe asked each of the four candidates for the District 2 seat on the Okanogan Co
County commission candidates Q&A
Methow Valley News / Posted 13 days ago
We asked each of the four candidates for the District 2 seat on the Okanogan County Board of Commissioners to answer a series of questions about relevant issues. Their complete responses are below. Here are the questions we asked: 1. Please tell us... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
County addresses future of jail projectmillage proposal that would have funded construction of a new jail in the Delta
County addresses future of jail project
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
millage proposal that would have funded construction of a new jail in the Delta County Service Center located at 2920 College Ave., in Escanaba. The millage was denied by just 23 votes. The jail committee's meeting on Wednesday was primarily... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Here’s what the Tampa lawyer who now leads the Florida Bar has to say about the legal professionof law school and can’t pass the Bar exam. I’m in no way suggesting that it’s t
Here’s what the Tampa lawyer who now leads the Florida Bar has to say about the legal profession
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
of law school and can’t pass the Bar exam. I’m in no way suggesting that it’s the law school’s fault, but the number of college students applying to law school is down significantly so I think the free market system is doing the encouraging (of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area entertainment and eventsbethelwoodscenter.org. TOM SADGE (NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE): Sunday, 7 to 9 p.m. P
Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
bethelwoodscenter.org. TOM SADGE (NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE): Sunday, 7 to 9 p.m. Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College, Scranton. 570-955-1455. FLASHBACK: Monday, 7:30 p.m. Central Park, Honesdale. Free-will offering. 570-253-3855 or... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Rainbow School Board predicts stable numbers at Island schools as budget setSchool populations expected to decline through much of balance of board catchme
Rainbow School Board predicts stable numbers at Island schools as budget set
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 15 days ago
School populations expected to decline through much of balance of board catchment SUDBURY—Rainbow District School Board (RDSB) approved a budget of $185.5 million for the 2016-2017 school year at its regular meeting on July 5, 2016. Changes in the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cuts made to HASD alt ed departmentwill cease having two supervisors doing the same job. According to school Dire
Cuts made to HASD alt ed department
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
will cease having two supervisors doing the same job. According to school Director Marie Kay, chairwoman of the school board’s alternative education committee, Jason Weston will remain supervisor of the program at his current salary and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
New name, better financial outlook at Clarks Summit University, officials sayUniversity is a school with a new name — and a better fiscal outlook, according
New name, better financial outlook at Clarks Summit University, officials say
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
University is a school with a new name — and a better fiscal outlook, according to leaders. The former Baptist Bible College — which became Summit University last year and, after a lawsuit challenging that name, became Clarks Summit... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bond refinancing to save Latrobe $300,000within the first two years of the bond issue, to conclude in 2034, city manager
Bond refinancing to save Latrobe $300,000
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
within the first two years of the bond issue, to conclude in 2034, city manager Wayne Jones said. “We chose to have the savings up front. ... You get more bang for the buck,” he said. The money will help to pad the city's capital reserve, Jones... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
UNO, other ULS schools take hard hit from budget cutsa result. State general fund allocations for 2016-17 are down $8.1 million fro
UNO, other ULS schools take hard hit from budget cuts
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
a result. State general fund allocations for 2016-17 are down $8.1 million from July 1, 2015, according to the Louisiana Board of Regents, which approves the distribution of such funds each year. The board reviewed and approved this year’s... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Do it: Your guide entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.Wildlife Sanctuary, White Mills. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflinger, White Mi
Do it: Your guide entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Wildlife Sanctuary, White Mills. The Wildflower Theater at Dorflinger, White Mills. $11-22/show. Flex-pass savings available for multi-show ticket purchases. 570-253-1185 or dorflinger.org. LAKESIDE WEDNESDAY CONCERTS: through Aug.... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Stephen Gagliardiknown by his family and friends, graduated from CCHS in 1965 and went on to fur
Stephen Gagliardi
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
known by his family and friends, graduated from CCHS in 1965 and went on to further his education at Jefferson Technical College and graduated from the U.S. League Institute of Education in 1974 and the Ohio League of Savings Academy in 1976.... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Briefly, July 9Glenn Street, Mohawk Street and Southview Place are to be closed for street pav
Briefly, July 9
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Glenn Street, Mohawk Street and Southview Place are to be closed for street paving Tuesday through Thursday. Old Fort board to meet Monday OLD FORT - The Old Fort Board of Education is to meet at 6 p.m. Monday in the high school library, 7635... Read more
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The Signal
COC partners with OpenStax to promote free textbooksCollege of the Canyons has been selected to participate in a strategic partners
COC partners with OpenStax to promote free textbooks
The Signal / Posted 19 days ago
College of the Canyons has been selected to participate in a strategic partnership with OpenStax to encourage the increased use of free, peer-reviewed textbooks that will help make college more affordable for all students. COC is one of 11... Read more
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