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Springfield News-Sun
Meal plans at Wittenberg, other colleges outpace tuition increasebills, those increases in many cases are being outpaced by another rising cost:
Meal plans at Wittenberg, other colleges outpace tuition increase
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
bills, those increases in many cases are being outpaced by another rising cost: meal plan charges. An analysis by the Springfield News-Sun found that meal plan charges have grown more than tuition and fees at six of 10 local institutions.... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
2 Illinois schools honored for helping low-income studentsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two Illinois schools have been recognized for helping
2 Illinois schools honored for helping low-income students
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 21 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two Illinois schools have been recognized for helping low-income students achieve success in the classroom. The Illinois State Board of Education announced Thursday that Healy Elementary School in Chicago and Parkside... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
2 Illinois schools honored for helping low-income studentsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two Illinois schools have been recognized for helping
2 Illinois schools honored for helping low-income students
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 21 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two Illinois schools have been recognized for helping low-income students achieve success in the classroom. The Illinois State Board of Education announced Thursday that Healy Elementary School in Chicago and Parkside... Read more
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Daily Herald
2 Illinois schools honored for helping low-income studentsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Two Illinois schools have been recognized for helping low-
2 Illinois schools honored for helping low-income students
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Two Illinois schools have been recognized for helping low-income students achieve success in the classroom. The Illinois State Board of Education announced Thursday that Healy Elementary School in Chicago and Parkside Elementary... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Northeastern Buckeye Conference officially disbanding; seven schools to leave Louisvilleinvited to the new league. In the most recent enrollment figures for athletics,
Northeastern Buckeye Conference officially disbanding; seven schools to leave Louisville
The Alliance Review / Posted 23 hours ago
invited to the new league. In the most recent enrollment figures for athletics, released by the Ohio High School Athletic Association, Louisville has 351 boys and 338 girls in grades 9-11. The next-largest enrollments in the NBC are Alliance, with... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Conte Returns to The Citadel As Offensive Coordinatorat Lenoir-Rhyne working with Coach Thompson. Last season, Coach Conte served as
Conte Returns to The Citadel As Offensive Coordinator
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
at Lenoir-Rhyne working with Coach Thompson. Last season, Coach Conte served as quarterbacks coach at his alma mater, Springfield College. "I'm excited about returning to The Citadel and working for Coach Thompson," Coach Conte said. "His... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Kishwaukee College, union reps talk layoffsprojects are on hold. We are doing everything possible to avoid having to reduc
Kishwaukee College, union reps talk layoffs
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
projects are on hold. We are doing everything possible to avoid having to reduce headcount, but if nothing happens in Springfield, we have no choice.”� Matt Read, president of the Kishwaukee College Education Association, which represents the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Two Illinois schools selected as National Title I Distinguished SchoolsSPRINGFIELD - Illinois State Board of Education officials have announced that t
Two Illinois schools selected as National Title I Distinguished Schools
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted yesterday
SPRINGFIELD - Illinois State Board of Education officials have announced that two schools in the state have been selected as National Distinguished Schools during the National Title I Association annual conference. ISBE officials say Parkside... Read more
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Leominster Champion
EDUCATION NOTEBOOK | February 5, 2016a Princeton-based service assistance dog organization, the Montachusett Veteran
EDUCATION NOTEBOOK | February 5, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted yesterday
a Princeton-based service assistance dog organization, the Montachusett Veterans Outreach Center, the House of Peace and Education in Gardner, local food pantries, military troops serving overseas and the national Alzheimer’s... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for Feb. 4of Tennessee, Memphis State University, the University of Oklahoma, and the Arm
Tributes for Feb. 4
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
of Tennessee, Memphis State University, the University of Oklahoma, and the Army Command and General Staff School. Lee’s education and experience working in the field of public health led to his appointment as the founding dean of the College of... Read more
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The Harrisburg Daily Register
Kasiar running for state house seat.and elder of First Christian Church in Eldorado, an avid sportsman, and a lifel
Kasiar running for state house seat.
The Harrisburg Daily Register / Posted 2 days ago
and elder of First Christian Church in Eldorado, an avid sportsman, and a lifelong member of both the NRA and National Association of Gun Rights."I spent the first six weeks of my life fighting for my life in Springfield, now I hope you will... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Complete text of Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis' State of the City addressof the Conn Hospitality group that they have purchased the Cornerstone Building
Complete text of Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis' State of the City address
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
of the Conn Hospitality group that they have purchased the Cornerstone Building and will be bringing their very successful Springfield concept to Peoria, Obed & Isaacs! The Conn group specializes in the revitalization of historic properties into... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield officials: Academic success hinges on reading, writing Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 12:00 PM Reading and writing are the foundation for e
Springfield officials: Academic success hinges on reading, writing
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 12:00 PM Reading and writing are the foundation for educational success. Every lesson – in any subject – is strengthened by the students’ ability to read,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Firefighters, Sparky the Fire Dog among visitors at Shriners WednesdaySPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Children at the Shriners Hospital in Springfield ha
Firefighters, Sparky the Fire Dog among visitors at Shriners Wednesday
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Children at the Shriners Hospital in Springfield had a visit Wednesday that was entertaining but also educational. Patients were visited by local firefighters, Sparky the Fire Dog, Springfield Falcon’s mascot Screech, as... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri bill aims to block censorship of student journalistsemployees refused to allow him to photograph campus protests in November. The b
Missouri bill aims to block censorship of student journalists
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
employees refused to allow him to photograph campus protests in November. The bill is sponsored by Rep. Elijah Haahr, R-Springfield. If passed, the bill would protect student journalists from censorship, even if the content they produce is for... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Search political donations database to see who gave how muchUnited Party191,113National Australia Bank LimitedLiberal Party of Australia /
Search political donations database to see who gave how much
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
United Party191,113National Australia Bank LimitedLiberal Party of Australia / LIB177,775AUSTRALIAN HOTELS & HOSPITALITY ASSOCIATION INC.Australian Labor Party (Victorian Branch)171,000AUSTRALIAN HOTELS & HOSPITALITY ASSOCIATION INC.Liberal Party... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
2015 Citizen of the Year: Ingold makes large strides in education, community EAST PEORIA — District 86 Superintendent Tony Ingold’s life has been a whirlw
2015 Citizen of the Year: Ingold makes large strides in education, community
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 7 days ago
EAST PEORIA — District 86 Superintendent Tony Ingold’s life has been a whirlwind lately.He’s been involved with a major construction project at District 86, and during a... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
HBA Home Show 2016 slated for last weekend in JanuaryThe Home Builders Association of Greater Springfield Home Show began in 1982 at
HBA Home Show 2016 slated for last weekend in January
KY3 Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
The Home Builders Association of Greater Springfield Home Show began in 1982 at Battlefield Mall. It has grown every year since, and this years event will feature roughly 250 vendors. The no-sales exhibit is strictly about helping homeowners and... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Republican candidates for governor visit SpringfieldThe race for Missouri Governor is heating up. Four Republican candidates visit
Republican candidates for governor visit Springfield
KSPR Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
The race for Missouri Governor is heating up. Four Republican candidates visited Springfield for a forum on Thursday night in their fight to get their party's nomination: John Brunner, Eric Greitens, Catherine Hanaway, and Peter Kinder. More than... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
IL unions, legislators respond to Gov. Rauner's State of the State AddressBy SARA BURNETT and IVAN MORENO Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gr
IL unions, legislators respond to Gov. Rauner's State of the State Address
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 9 days ago
By SARA BURNETT and IVAN MORENO Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Groups, agencies, families and legislators across the state are responding to Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposals in his State of the State address. More than 500 people... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Sharon Desmoulin-Kherat named District 150's permanent superintendentwould be conducted in mid-February and a superintendent appointed by March 1.To
Sharon Desmoulin-Kherat named District 150's permanent superintendent
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
would be conducted in mid-February and a superintendent appointed by March 1.Tom Leahy, a consultant with the Illinois Association of School Boards, helped the board conduct the $14,000 search for a new superintendent.The board’s initial... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Criticism and praise for education secretary’s view on tax hikeEducation Secretary James Peyser is seen at left in this WWLP file image from D
Criticism and praise for education secretary’s view on tax hike
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
Education Secretary James Peyser is seen at left in this WWLP file image from December 2015. The secretary was visiting Duggan Middle School in Springfield along with Gov. Charlie Baker (center). BOSTON (State House News Service) – While Education... Read more
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The Morning Call
2008 state championship football team among new Liberty High Hall of Fame inducteeshis professional soccer career instead. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame o
2008 state championship football team among new Liberty High Hall of Fame inductees
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
his professional soccer career instead. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the Philadelphia’s Old-Timers Soccer Association. Garcia coached at Northampton Community College from 1977-1980 and at Allentown College in the early 1980’s.... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainmentstudents. Republican Sen. Susan Collins and independent Sen. Angus King say th
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainment
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
students. Republican Sen. Susan Collins and independent Sen. Angus King say the money is from the federal Department of Education's Strengthening Institutions Program and it will aid both first-time and non-traditional students. The senators say... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Unlikely that legislators will take controlbecause the budget itself is 19 different bills. I myself have a bill coming fo
Unlikely that legislators will take control
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
because the budget itself is 19 different bills. I myself have a bill coming forward that is just going to deal with higher education, and what's the proper amount for that. The idea about it is, let's start a conversation." He acknowledged that... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
C.O. groups among arts grants recipientsfunds will be used for supplies and marketing expenses. Crow's Shadow Institut
C.O. groups among arts grants recipients
KTVZ Bend / Posted 12 days ago
funds will be used for supplies and marketing expenses. Crow's Shadow Institute, Pendleton, $7,000 To support printmaking education for art students at the Nixya'awii Community School, a charter high school located on the Confederated Tribes of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark, Champaign county high school graduation rates climbingstate average for graduating students in four years. And when alternative scho
Clark, Champaign county high school graduation rates climbing
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
state average for graduating students in four years. And when alternative schools like Keifer Academy are excluded from Springfield’s calculation, Springfield High School also showed vast improvement over the past half-decade, graduating nearly... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Queen's reward? Back to schoolthe Oakwood native said. Through witness accounts, Foster says her reaction to
Queen's reward? Back to school
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
the Oakwood native said. Through witness accounts, Foster says her reaction to winning the crown on Sunday night in Springfield has earned her a new nickname: "Jumping for Joy." Foster, who was crowned Vermilion County's Fair Queen last... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Final chance for Suffolk schools to be involved in Ipswich’s Pigs Gone Wild art event Springfield Infant School and Nursery signed up for four junior pigs A final
Final chance for Suffolk schools to be involved in Ipswich’s Pigs Gone Wild art event
Ipswich Star / Posted 18 days ago
Springfield Infant School and Nursery signed up for four junior pigs A final call has been issued to Suffolk schools for their chance to get involved in Ipswich’s... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Test your skills at Springfield trivia tournamentThe Springfield branch of the American Association of University Women will hol
Test your skills at Springfield trivia tournament
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 19 days ago
The Springfield branch of the American Association of University Women will hold its annual Trivia Scholarship Fundraiser from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 10 at Buffalo Wild Wings, 1960 Bechtle Ave. The event provides scholarships for local young women... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Court case could weaken union clouta union. Those who do join typically pay higher amounts. At stake in the curre
Court case could weaken union clout
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 19 days ago
a union. Those who do join typically pay higher amounts. At stake in the current case — Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al. — is a California law that forces teachers and other government employees to pay union dues. Nine... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Former state Sen. Wetmore dies, 85retired as a state senator in 1996.His Senate district covered more than two do
Former state Sen. Wetmore dies, 85
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
retired as a state senator in 1996.His Senate district covered more than two dozen communities between Worcester and Springfield, ranging as far south and west as East Longmeadow at the Connecticut border, to as far north and east as... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Life Remembered: Palmer was 'a mentor to everybody'went to the University of Illinois for his undergraduate and law degrees, with
Life Remembered: Palmer was 'a mentor to everybody'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
went to the University of Illinois for his undergraduate and law degrees, with military service intervening in his legal education. He served in the Army, spending time in an intelligence unit in Alaska. "He was famous for his Alaska stories,"... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Springfield school board selects presidentBy Julia Kazar The Springfield Local Schools Board of Education selected a pre
Springfield school board selects president
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 21 days ago
By Julia Kazar The Springfield Local Schools Board of Education selected a president and vice president at the organizational meeting held before the regular meeting Jan. 12. Board member Dave Hofer was elected board president, with Glenn Wieland... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterSpringfield trustees approve police contract with Lakemore SPRI
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 21 days ago
By Staff WriterSpringfield trustees approve police contract with Lakemore SPRINGFIELD — During a special Springfield Board of Trustees meeting Jan. 7, a one-year contract to provide police services for Lakemore Village was approved. The contract,... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Survey: Teacher shortages growing for Illinois schoolsSPRINGFIELD � More and more school districts around Illinois are finding it har
Mendota Reporter Survey: Teacher shortages growing for Illinois schools
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
SPRINGFIELD � More and more school districts around Illinois are finding it harder to fill teaching positions. They also struggle to find qualified candidates for the teaching positions they are able to fill. These are the findings of a survey just... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
20th annual Winter Warm-Up to kick off 2016 seasonThe 2016 Caravan kicks off with stops in Memphis, Tenn., Champaign and Peoria,
20th annual Winter Warm-Up to kick off 2016 season
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 22 days ago
The 2016 Caravan kicks off with stops in Memphis, Tenn., Champaign and Peoria, Ill., and Moberly, Jefferson City, and Springfield, Mo. Saturday, January 16, 2016 Winter Warm-Up: The 3-day event kicks off today, and is open from 9 a.m. to 5... Read more
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TSN
Bettman on the beard, the Canadian dollar, expansion plansGenerally. I'm more of the era that was The Doors and the Grateful Dead, Crosby
Bettman on the beard, the Canadian dollar, expansion plans
TSN / Posted 23 days ago
Generally. I'm more of the era that was The Doors and the Grateful Dead, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Neil Young, Buffalo Springfield. LAWLESS: Did you go to Woodstock? LAWLESS: Did you have a beard? BETTMAN: I don't remember. If you do the... Read more
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The New Yorker
Making Itvacancy set off a fury of ambition and hustle; several politicians, including a
Making It
The New Yorker / Posted 24 days ago
vacancy set off a fury of ambition and hustle; several politicians, including a state senator named Alice Palmer, an education expert of modest political skills, prepared to enter the congressional race. Palmer represented Hyde Park—Obama’s... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois school districts report trouble filling positionsfilling teaching positions. Three-quarters say they're seeing fewer qualified c
Illinois school districts report trouble filling positions
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 26 days ago
filling teaching positions. Three-quarters say they're seeing fewer qualified candidates than in previous years. The (Springfield) State Journal-Register reports 62 percent of the state's school districts completed a survey developed by the... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois school districts report trouble filling positionsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - More than half of Illinois school districts responding
Illinois school districts report trouble filling positions
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 26 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - More than half of Illinois school districts responding to a recent survey say they're having trouble filling teaching positions. Three-quarters say they're seeing fewer qualified candidates than in previous years. The... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Illinois school districts report trouble filling positionsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - More than half of Illinois school districts responding
Illinois school districts report trouble filling positions
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 26 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - More than half of Illinois school districts responding to a recent survey say they're having trouble filling teaching positions. Three-quarters say they're seeing fewer qualified candidates than in previous years. The... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois school districts report trouble filling positionsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- More than half of Illinois school districts responding to
Illinois school districts report trouble filling positions
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- More than half of Illinois school districts responding to a recent survey say they're having trouble filling teaching positions. Three-quarters say they're seeing fewer qualified candidates than in previous years. The... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Group of 100 famous living Missourians adds retired Springfield businessman, 8 otherswas appointed to the Missouri Supreme Court in 2007. She is a past chair and cu
Group of 100 famous living Missourians adds retired Springfield businessman, 8 others
KY3 Springfield / Posted 28 days ago
was appointed to the Missouri Supreme Court in 2007. She is a past chair and current member of the Supreme Court’s Civic Education Committee, and frequently presents programs to local schools and community organizations. Judge Breckenridge has... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Group of 100 famous living Missourians adds retired Springfield businessman, 8 otherswas appointed to the Missouri Supreme Court in 2007. She is a past chair and cu
Group of 100 famous living Missourians adds retired Springfield businessman, 8 others
KSPR Springfield / Posted 28 days ago
was appointed to the Missouri Supreme Court in 2007. She is a past chair and current member of the Supreme Court’s Civic Education Committee, and frequently presents programs to local schools and community organizations. Judge Breckenridge has... Read more
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Business Wire
Crozer-Keystone Health System Signs Definitive Agreement with Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.SPRINGFIELD, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Crozer-Keystone Health System and Prospect M
Crozer-Keystone Health System Signs Definitive Agreement with Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Crozer-Keystone Health System and Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc. announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement for the health system to be acquired by Prospect. Crozer-Keystone and Prospect... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Business HappeningsBeaches Business Association, noon, Jacksonville Beach Public Golf Course clubh
Business Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
Beaches Business Association, noon, Jacksonville Beach Public Golf Course clubhouse, Penman Road. Speaker: Mark Aston of Cyber Security. $8, lunch. (904) 834-1268 or bbajax.org. Jax Innovation Nights, 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Unity Plaza, 220 Riverside... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Trump's delegates also outsidersas a Republican, he's really an independent." The other Trump delegate in the
Trump's delegates also outsiders
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
as a Republican, he's really an independent." The other Trump delegate in the 13th Congressional District is Toni Gauen of Springfield. No Clinton delegate from Champaign County There are more Democratic voters in Champaign County than any other... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Pickard Design Studio Appoints Ashley Loftis As Senior Designerand bath products and services to the trade, developed sales strategies and man
Pickard Design Studio Appoints Ashley Loftis As Senior Designer
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 1 months ago
and bath products and services to the trade, developed sales strategies and managed the product showroom. Originally from Springfield, Missouri, Ashley currently resides in Dallas, Texas and is a member of The Hospitality Industry Network (NEWH),... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Charter school hopefuls try again with new application | December 31, 2015status, prior academic experience, or other factors — with an international and
Charter school hopefuls try again with new application | December 31, 2015
Leominster Champion / Posted 1 months ago
status, prior academic experience, or other factors — with an international and proven, college-preparatory public education in a student-centered setting that emphasizes community, civic responsibility and personal development as well as... Read more
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