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KSBW Salinas
Chocolate: Where do we stand?Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can
Chocolate: Where do we stand?
KSBW Salinas / Posted 9 hours ago
Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward. But in case you need one more reason (or 10) to celebrate chocolate, just look to... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Chocolate: Where do we stand?Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can
Chocolate: Where do we stand?
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 9 hours ago
Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward. But in case you need one more reason (or 10) to celebrate chocolate, just look to... Read more
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Daily Journal
South Jersey's Indiana Jones to give TED TalkGLASSBORO - Ken Lacovara is used to speaking to hundreds at a time. The paleon
South Jersey's Indiana Jones to give TED Talk
Daily Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
GLASSBORO - Ken Lacovara is used to speaking to hundreds at a time. The paleontologist — Rowan University's first-ever Dean of the College of Earth and Environment — lectured to halls at Drexel University of more than 300. He once addressed more... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Is chocolate good or bad for health?(CNN) — Who doesn’t love chocolate? Even if it’s not your favorite sweet treat,
Is chocolate good or bad for health?
WWLP Springfield / Posted 16 hours ago
(CNN) — Who doesn’t love chocolate? Even if it’s not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward. But in case you need one more reason (or 10) to celebrate chocolate, just look... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Chocolate: Where do we stand?(CNN) -- Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat
Chocolate: Where do we stand?
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 hours ago
(CNN) -- Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward. But in case you need one more reason (or 10) to celebrate chocolate, just... Read more
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The Atlantic
When Computers Started Beating Chess ChampionsThere was a time, not long ago, when computers—mere assemblages of silicon and
When Computers Started Beating Chess Champions
The Atlantic / Posted 20 hours ago
There was a time, not long ago, when computers—mere assemblages of silicon and wire and plastic that can fly planes, drive cars, translate languages, and keep failing hearts beating—could really, truly still surprise us. One such moment came on... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Need more reasons to love chocolate? Look to science(Photo: tanjichica7 / Thinkstock) Who doesn’t love chocolate? Even if it’s not
Need more reasons to love chocolate? Look to science
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 23 hours ago
(Photo: tanjichica7 / Thinkstock) Who doesn’t love chocolate? Even if it’s not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward. But in case you need one more reason (or 10) to... Read more
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Newsmax
Tasering Causes Short-Term Memory ImpairmentBeing shocked by a Taser stun gun can cause short-term mental impairment simila
Tasering Causes Short-Term Memory Impairment
Newsmax / Posted 23 hours ago
Being shocked by a Taser stun gun can cause short-term mental impairment similar to dementia, according to a new study. It included 142 college students who volunteered to be zapped by a Taser, which delivers 50,000 volts into a person's body, NBC... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hunky rugby players dance in Daisy Dukes to raise money for charityShaking their money makers! Hunky rugby players dance around in VERY short Dais
Hunky rugby players dance in Daisy Dukes to raise money for charity
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Shaking their money makers! Hunky rugby players dance around in VERY short Daisy Dukes and crop tops to Austin Mahone hit to raise $60,000 for charity Members of the Drexel University rugby team in Philadelphia helped their teammate Max Kiplinger... Read more
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Observer
NA’s Seca signs with DrexelNorth Arlington High School senior Joanna Seca (seated c.) signs her national l
NA’s Seca signs with Drexel
Observer / Posted 2 days ago
North Arlington High School senior Joanna Seca (seated c.) signs her national letter of intent to attend Drexel University, flanked by her mother Paula and father Mario. Standing , from l., are North Arlington athletic director Dave Hutchinson, head... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
CT state trooper killed in TX hunting accidentTechnical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The
CT state trooper killed in TX hunting accident
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
Technical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold! Connecticut was on the western fringe of monster ocean storm yesterday. The entire state received snow, and more snow... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
'Face' arrested for leaving jacket filled with cocaine at Killingly barTechnical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The
'Face' arrested for leaving jacket filled with cocaine at Killingly bar
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
Technical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold! Connecticut was on the western fringe of monster ocean storm yesterday. The entire state received snow, and more snow... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Son allegedly stabs mother to death, brother and father also injured photo source: DeKalb County Police Department DeKalb County police say a wom
Son allegedly stabs mother to death, brother and father also injured
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
photo source: DeKalb County Police Department DeKalb County police say a woman is dead after allegedly being... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Casino-bound bus driver tried to merge across snowy lanes before crashTechnical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The
Casino-bound bus driver tried to merge across snowy lanes before crash
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
Technical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold! Connecticut was on the western fringe of monster ocean storm yesterday. The entire state received snow, and more snow... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
School bus involved in crash in TollandTechnical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The
School bus involved in crash in Tolland
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
Technical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold! Connecticut was on the western fringe of monster ocean storm yesterday. The entire state received snow, and more snow... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Tough 72 hours for plow drivers along the shorelineTechnical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The
Tough 72 hours for plow drivers along the shoreline
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
Technical DiscussionThe possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold!The possibility of more snow and turning bitterly cold! Connecticut was on the western fringe of monster ocean storm yesterday. The entire state received snow, and more snow... Read more
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The Temple News
At The Barnes, Picasso’s change in style examined for new exhibitA new exhibit at The Barnes Foundation will host 50 Picasso pieces. The Barnes
At The Barnes, Picasso’s change in style examined for new exhibit
The Temple News / Posted 2 days ago
A new exhibit at The Barnes Foundation will host 50 Picasso pieces. The Barnes Foundation’s latest exhibit, “Picasso: The Great Wear, Experimentation and Change,” combines abstract designs and striking portraits—all while exploring Pablo Picasso’s... Read more
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NBC News
What Does 50,000 Volts From a Taser Do to Your Brain?New research has found that an increasingly popular law enforcement weapon, the
What Does 50,000 Volts From a Taser Do to Your Brain?
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
New research has found that an increasingly popular law enforcement weapon, the Taser stun gun, can create short-term cognitive impairment comparable to dementia. In a study published this month in the journal "Criminology & Public Policy,"... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Parents should be aware of what's on their child's cell phoneParents with children who have a cell phone are being warned about what else th
Parents should be aware of what's on their child's cell phone
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
Parents with children who have a cell phone are being warned about what else that piece of technology could be being used for. Jill Maloney, of Avon, said when her 17-year-old daughter first got a cell phone, it was for emergencies only. Now, she... Read more
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Science Daily
Taser shock disrupts brain function, has implications for police interrogationsDespite widespread adoption by law enforcement -- stun guns are now used in 17,
Taser shock disrupts brain function, has implications for police interrogations
Science Daily / Posted 3 days ago
Despite widespread adoption by law enforcement -- stun guns are now used in 17,000 police departments -- little is known about exactly how the shocks affect individuals' cognitive functioning, or, more specifically, how receiving an electric shock... Read more
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Philly.com
Rowan offers two-track music industry degree with emphais on multitasking, entrepreneurship"On any of them?" asked Jeffrey Hiatt, a head engineer and staff producer at Tu
Rowan offers two-track music industry degree with emphais on multitasking, entrepreneurship
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
"On any of them?" asked Jeffrey Hiatt, a head engineer and staff producer at Turtle Studios in Philadelphia. Something wasn't working right, but Hiatt was unfazed. What better dose of reality for a group of Rowan University students learning about... Read more
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Science Daily
Parental depression associated with worse school performance by childrenDepression is a leading cause of morbidity and disability worldwide with advers
Parental depression associated with worse school performance by children
Science Daily / Posted 5 days ago
Depression is a leading cause of morbidity and disability worldwide with adverse consequences for those affected by depression and their families. Poor school performance is a powerful predictor of future health outcomes and subsequent occupation and... Read more
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Philly.com
Craig White on PGW's pipe dreamsWould you explain PGW's basic business challenge? As far as a city, we haven't
Craig White on PGW's pipe dreams
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
Would you explain PGW's basic business challenge? As far as a city, we haven't grown a lot. When I started here [in 1980], we were about 500,000 customers and we're about 500,000 today. We have over 85 percent saturation of all heating in the city.... Read more
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Philly.com
Rock collectors display lifelong passionManney - known for his Last Minute Jam Band, and his 2011 documentary, Meet Me
Rock collectors display lifelong passion
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
Manney - known for his Last Minute Jam Band, and his 2011 documentary, Meet Me on South Street: The Story of J.C. Dobbs - could also be considered a hoarder, given that he took in all that his house could hold. But other local collectors say... Read more
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International Business Times
Being Tasered impairs memory raising concerns over police questioning and suspect rights Being Tasered causes cognitive decline comparable to dementia, impairing a pers
Being Tasered impairs memory raising concerns over police questioning and suspect rights
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
Being Tasered causes cognitive decline comparable to dementia, impairing a person's ability to remember and process information. This, scientists say, could have a profound impact on how a suspect understands their rights at the point of arrest and... Read more
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Philly.com
Blatstein plan for old Foxwoods tract includes gas station, strip mallCritics say the plan's retail portion would require a major exception from zoni
Blatstein plan for old Foxwoods tract includes gas station, strip mall
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Critics say the plan's retail portion would require a major exception from zoning regulations, while setting back efforts to enliven the waterfront with increased foot traffic. "It's a regression, not a progression," said Drexel University planning... Read more
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Psych Central
Depressed Parent May Hinder Child’s School PerformanceNew research suggests that when parents are diagnosed with depression, it can h
Depressed Parent May Hinder Child’s School Performance
Psych Central / Posted 7 days ago
New research suggests that when parents are diagnosed with depression, it can have a significant negative impact on their children’s performance at school. Researchers at Drexel University in Philadelphia, along with faculty from the Karolinska... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states c
Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements
Rolla Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work requirements that began kicking in this... Read more
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PhysOrg
The future of medicine could be found in this tiny crystal ballDrexel researchers have discovered a method for growing crystals in a sphere sh
The future of medicine could be found in this tiny crystal ball
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
Drexel researchers have discovered a method for growing crystals in a sphere shape, a development that could be used as a platform for drug delivery. A Drexel University materials scientist has discovered a way to grow a crystal ball in a lab. Not... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Partner gets symbolic incarceration in Chaka Fattah Jr. scamPHILADELPHIA (AP) - The former business partner of a veteran Philadelphia congr
Partner gets symbolic incarceration in Chaka Fattah Jr. scam
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 7 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The former business partner of a veteran Philadelphia congressman's son has been sentenced to two years' probation and symbolic incarceration for scamming thousands of dollars from area banks. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Study: Parents' depression may affect kids' school performance The study found a significant negative link between parents’ depression and k
Study: Parents' depression may affect kids' school performance
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
The study found a significant negative link between parents’ depression and kids’ school performance FILE: Previous studies found children with depressed parents are more likely to have... Read more
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Philly.com
5 tips for hiring a personal trainerJoseph Giandonato, MBA, MS, CSCS, Drexel University Posted: Thursday, February
5 tips for hiring a personal trainer
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Joseph Giandonato, MBA, MS, CSCS, Drexel University Posted: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 4:00 AM Find out how many clients they typically work with in a day and ask about some of their success stories. See if you could meet one of their clients or... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Parents' depression may affect kids' school performanceChildren perform worse in school when their parents are diagnosed with depressi
Parents' depression may affect kids' school performance
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Children perform worse in school when their parents are diagnosed with depression, suggests a study from Sweden. The study found a significant negative link between parents' depression and kids' school performance, said senior author Brian Lee, of... Read more
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Philly.com
Fattah Jr.'s partner in crime sentenced to 2 years' probation Matthew T. Amato, who helped Chaka "Chip" Fattah Jr. scam thousands of dollar
Fattah Jr.'s partner in crime sentenced to 2 years' probation
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Matthew T. Amato, who helped Chaka "Chip" Fattah Jr. scam thousands of dollars from area banks and later helped the U.S. Attorney's Office convict the congressman's son, was sentenced... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parents' depression may affect kids' school performance(Reuters Health) - Children perform worse in school when their parents are diag
Parents' depression may affect kids' school performance
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Children perform worse in school when their parents are diagnosed with depression, suggests a study from Sweden. The study found a significant negative link between parents' depression and kids' school performance, said senior... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Congressional Democrats look at tackling student loan debtAs numbers go, $170,000 is not a big one in Washington, where real battles are
Congressional Democrats look at tackling student loan debt
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
As numbers go, $170,000 is not a big one in Washington, where real battles are fought over billions, and millions can get lost in rounding errors. But it caused a stir Wednesday when Mecheline Farhat Roldan, a 33-year-old criminal justice professor... Read more
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Philly.com
Blatstein plan for old Foxwoods tract includes gas station, strip mallCritics say the plan's retail portion would require a major exception from zoni
Blatstein plan for old Foxwoods tract includes gas station, strip mall
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Critics say the plan's retail portion would require a major exception from zoning rules, while setting back efforts to enliven the waterfront with increased foot traffic. "It's a regression, not a progression," said Drexel University planning expert... Read more
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Medical News Today
Parental depression lowers school gradesChildren whose parents are battling depression are at greater risk of doing bad
Parental depression lowers school grades
Medical News Today / Posted 7 days ago
Children whose parents are battling depression are at greater risk of doing badly in school, and a mother's depression is more likely to affect a daughter, says research published online in JAMA Psychiatry. Parental depression can have a detrimental... Read more
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FOX News
Months after rehab, knee and hip patients keep improvingPeople who have had a knee or hip replacement reap the benefits of intense reha
Months after rehab, knee and hip patients keep improving
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
People who have had a knee or hip replacement reap the benefits of intense rehab months after they've returned home, according to a new analysis. "If you can get patients to a certain threshold level, they can do the rest of the rehabilitation on... Read more
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Philly.com
Lead in Flint: This is AmericaMichael Yudell, Associate Professor, Drexel University School of Public Health,
Lead in Flint: This is America
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
Michael Yudell, Associate Professor, Drexel University School of Public Health, and Janet Golden Posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 6:30 AM Al Jazeera reported on the Flint water crisis over a year ago, and others in the media have been reporting... Read more
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Newswise
The Future of Medicine Could Be Found in This Tiny Crystal Ball Drexel Univ. Researcher Grows Hollow, Crystal Sphere Newswise — A Drexel Univ
The Future of Medicine Could Be Found in This Tiny Crystal Ball
Newswise / Posted 8 days ago
Drexel Univ. Researcher Grows Hollow, Crystal Sphere Newswise — A Drexel University materials scientist has discovered a way to grow a crystal ball in a lab. Not the kind that... Read more
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Philly.com
What's It's Like to... Be a sports team doctorSarah M. Whitman, MD, Sports Psychiatrist; Clinical Assistant Professor, Drexel
What's It's Like to... Be a sports team doctor
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
Sarah M. Whitman, MD, Sports Psychiatrist; Clinical Assistant Professor, Drexel University College of Medicine Posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 4:00 AM My own sports background involved going to Penn and playing freshman football. After an... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Wayne State medical school grads voted fourth in nation in patient ranking'Our graduates ...have honed their skills in urban clinical excellence in Detro
Wayne State medical school grads voted fourth in nation in patient ranking
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 days ago
'Our graduates ...have honed their skills in urban clinical excellence in Detroit, skills that easily translate to excellent patient care no matter where they practice,' says Jack D. Sobel, M.D., dean of the WSU School of Medicine. Physicians... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Fairfield Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth UnderstandingNEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters
Fairfield Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth Understanding
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 9 days ago
NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters to the editor up to 350 words. To submit your letter, email newtown@dailyvoice.com . To the editor: On Jan. 27, news was released about an alarming sexting case at... Read more
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New Kerala
Most vaccine-related posts on social media are anti-vaccineLondon, Feb 2 : In a surprise revelation, researchers report that nearly 75 per
Most vaccine-related posts on social media are anti-vaccine
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
London, Feb 2 : In a surprise revelation, researchers report that nearly 75 percent of the vaccine-related posts on the visual social media platform Pinterest are negative towards vaccination. According to the team from Virginia Commonwealth... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Wilton Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth UnderstandingNEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters
Wilton Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth Understanding
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 9 days ago
NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters to the editor up to 350 words. To submit your letter, email newtown@dailyvoice.com . To the editor: On Jan. 27, news was released about an alarming sexting case at... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
New Canaan Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth UnderstandingNEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters
New Canaan Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth Understanding
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 9 days ago
NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters to the editor up to 350 words. To submit your letter, email newtown@dailyvoice.com . To the editor: On Jan. 27, news was released about an alarming sexting case at... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Westport Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth UnderstandingNEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters
Westport Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth Understanding
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 9 days ago
NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters to the editor up to 350 words. To submit your letter, email newtown@dailyvoice.com . To the editor: On Jan. 27, news was released about an alarming sexting case at... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Stamford Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth UnderstandingNEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters
Stamford Letter: Newtown Sexting Case Scary But Worth Understanding
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 9 days ago
NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters to the editor up to 350 words. To submit your letter, email newtown@dailyvoice.com . To the editor: On Jan. 27, news was released about an alarming sexting case at... Read more
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The Temple News
Transferring a viable option for degree-seekersTo avoid acquiring debt, students are turning to community college before Templ
Transferring a viable option for degree-seekers
The Temple News / Posted 9 days ago
To avoid acquiring debt, students are turning to community college before Temple. I came back from winter break a few weeks ago to new classes, old friends and financial aid requirements. As I looked over my bank statement, I thought about how... Read more
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