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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield schools get several Fs, but some bright spotsIndividual buildings in the Springfield City School District failed many catego
Springfield schools get several Fs, but some bright spots
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
Individual buildings in the Springfield City School District failed many categories on their state report card but did have some bright spots as well. In all, the school district earned more than 60 Fs throughout various categories. The schools... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
District recognizes board memberBy Maria LindsayFrom left are Springfield Local Schools Superintendent Chuck Si
District recognizes board member
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
By Maria LindsayFrom left are Springfield Local Schools Superintendent Chuck Sincere, 36-year Board of Education member Mary Lou Dodson and Ohio School Boards Association Regional Manager Reno Contipelli. Dodson was recognized at the Sept. 20 Board... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Parkland trustees approve $55.3 million budgetCHAMPAIGN — Parkland College trustees Wednesday night approved a budget that is
Parkland trustees approve $55.3 million budget
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — Parkland College trustees Wednesday night approved a budget that is 3 percent less than last year's but which board Chairman Dana Trimble said still would allow for quality education. Spending for the fiscal year that began July 1 will... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, September 20, 2016 updateStatehouse (south lawn), S.W. 10th between Harrison and Jackson. Continues thro
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, September 20, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Statehouse (south lawn), S.W. 10th between Harrison and Jackson. Continues through Oct. 14. Juvenile Corrections Advisory Board, 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, Shawnee County Community Corrections (third floor conference room), 712 S. Kansas Ave.... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Greenon schools to host community forums regarding facilitiesGreenon Local School District will host two forums in the coming weeks with hop
Greenon schools to host community forums regarding facilities
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Greenon Local School District will host two forums in the coming weeks with hopes of finding ways to improve old school buildings. The first forum will be Wednesday starting at 7 p.m. at Greenon High School. “Our goal is for the community to drive... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 16, 2016I detect an undercurrent of anger and cynicism in the mailbag this week, and I
Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 16, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
I detect an undercurrent of anger and cynicism in the mailbag this week, and I don’t get it. The weather has turned cooler, the Cubs have clinched the NL Central, Illinois football seems to be on the upswing and this godawful presidential election... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, September 14, 2016 updateevery four children. Information: 273-0561. Sunflower Duplicate Bridge Club, 1
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, September 14, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
every four children. Information: 273-0561. Sunflower Duplicate Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, Woman’s Club of Topeka, 5221 S.W. West Drive. Cost: $7 per session. Information: jan@topekabridgeclubs.org or http://bit.ly/1OfJsPj. YWCA... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
DeHart: Asian buffet ordered via an iPadThis week’s column is dedicated to Norbert Heinzelmann who passed away Sept. 7.
DeHart: Asian buffet ordered via an iPad
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 13 days ago
This week’s column is dedicated to Norbert Heinzelmann who passed away Sept. 7. I was saddened and surprised to hear of Norbert’s passing and will truly miss him on Kelowna Rockets game nights. Personal condolences to Pam and his entire family. The... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
5 local things to know Tuesdayhealth. He said that Clinton will return to the campaign trail “soon.” “It’s a
5 local things to know Tuesday
Dayton Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
health. He said that Clinton will return to the campaign trail “soon.” “It’s a law that finally gives us a little bit of flexibility to make our education system our own.” DeMaria told the participants at Dayton’s Stivers School for the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Harassment complaint against former BerkshireWorks director moves forwardPITTSFIELD >> Allegations of sexual harassment and workplace retaliation
Harassment complaint against former BerkshireWorks director moves forward
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> Allegations of sexual harassment and workplace retaliation at Berkshireworks Career Center will proceed to the next phase of the complaint process after the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination issued a ruling of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Harpers Ferry: Home to history, hiking and moreHARPERS FERRY, West Virginia - In "Notes on the State of Virginia," Thomas Jeff
Harpers Ferry: Home to history, hiking and more
Altoona Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
HARPERS FERRY, West Virginia - In "Notes on the State of Virginia," Thomas Jefferson wrote about his beliefs on personal liberty, separation of church and state and other ideals that he later wove into the country's founding documents. Published in... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Sunday CalendarCLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS 6 p.m.: Al-Anon, a 12-step program for families and fr
Sunday Calendar
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 17 days ago
CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS 6 p.m.: Al-Anon, a 12-step program for families and friends of alcoholics, will meet at the Alano Club, 1557 E. Main St. Entrance in back. Handicap accessible. For more information, call 937-342-2218 or visit... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Displaced ITT students have options, state saysStudents at ITT Technical Institute’s now-shuttered Springfield Township campus
Displaced ITT students have options, state says
The Toledo Blade / Posted 19 days ago
Students at ITT Technical Institute’s now-shuttered Springfield Township campus can apply to discharge their federal loans or transfer to another school, officials said Wednesday. The for-profit college chain with 130 U.S. sites, including a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka's upcoming events and meetings, September 7, 2016 updateNotices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Tope
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka's upcoming events and meetings, September 7, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Notices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two weeks in advance of the intended publication date (not the event date). They may be submitted by email to news@cjonline.com; by mail or in... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Chicago Gourmet – Food Is Art! Use Your PalateSam Toia, Serafin Alvarado, Rick Bayless, and Kevin Boehm during the Chicago Go
City Club of Chicago: Chicago Gourmet – Food Is Art! Use Your Palate
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
Sam Toia, Serafin Alvarado, Rick Bayless, and Kevin Boehm during the Chicago Gourmet panel at the City Club of Chicago, September 6, 2016 (City Club of Chicago) September 6, 2016 Chicago Gourmet: Food Is Art! Use Your Palate – Serafin Alvarado,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for Sept. 4, 2016Pamela M. Mahoney was recently appointed as the director of information technol
Moving Up for Sept. 4, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
Pamela M. Mahoney was recently appointed as the director of information technology for Reinsel Kuntz Lesher LLP (RKL), certified public accountants and consultants. As director of IT, Mahoney is responsible for the overall planning, organizing and... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Officials endorse incumbent Norine Hammond for 93rd district state representative seat Posted Sep. 3, 2016 at 1:13 PM MACOMB — State and local officials on Friday
Officials endorse incumbent Norine Hammond for 93rd district state representative seat
McDonough County Voice / Posted 23 days ago
Posted Sep. 3, 2016 at 1:13 PM MACOMB — State and local officials on Friday announced their endorsement of incumbent candidate state Rep. Norine Hammond,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Springfield board president acknowledges community supportBy Letter to the Editor To the editor: I want to take this opportunity to tha
Springfield board president acknowledges community support
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 24 days ago
By Letter to the Editor To the editor: I want to take this opportunity to thank voters in the Springfield Local School District for their support in affirming the renewal levy on Aug. 2. Passage of this renewal levy allows us to continue supporting... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164about to become even busier on Sept. 6 when the 2016-17 school year begins. En
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 25 days ago
about to become even busier on Sept. 6 when the 2016-17 school year begins. Enrollment is subject to change at this time of year, but as of last week, an estimated 1,199 students from early childhood special education and preschool to 12th grade... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Should Massachusetts drop Daylight Saving Time?SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The clock could be ticking toward a new time zone i
Should Massachusetts drop Daylight Saving Time?
WWLP Springfield / Posted 26 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The clock could be ticking toward a new time zone in Massachusetts. State lawmakers are working to establish a commission to study the impact of leaving Eastern Standard Time, and permanently moving to Atlantic Standard... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Elected School Board: Yes or No?Robert Martwick, Kwame Raoul and Jesse Ruiz during the "Elected School Board: Y
City Club of Chicago: Elected School Board: Yes or No?
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 28 days ago
Robert Martwick, Kwame Raoul and Jesse Ruiz during the "Elected School Board: Yes or No?" panel at the City Club of Chicago, August 29, 2016 (City Club of Chicago) August 29, 2016 Elected School Board: Yes or No? – Hon. Robert Martwick, Hon. Kwame... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Years-long effort pays off with FTZ designationAs of Friday the Neosho Industrial Park is now an official “magnet site” of the
Years-long effort pays off with FTZ designation
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
As of Friday the Neosho Industrial Park is now an official “magnet site” of the Springfield-based Southwest Missouri Foreign Trade Zone. As of Friday the Neosho Industrial Park is now an official “magnet site” of the Springfield-based Southwest... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Illinois Governor Furious After Pension Fund Cuts Returns Forecast, Sticking Taxpayers With "Crippling" Tax HikeEarlier this week, we reported of an daunting predicament facing the dramatical
Illinois Governor Furious After Pension Fund Cuts Returns Forecast, Sticking Taxpayers With "Crippling" Tax Hike
Zero Hedge / Posted 30 days ago
Earlier this week, we reported of an daunting predicament facing the dramatically underfunded Illinois Teachers Retirement System (TRS), the state's largest pension fund which is only 41.5% funded: cut its existing future returns assumption from 7.5%... Read more
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Salon.com
Illinois’ pension payment expected to increase by $400MSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ contribution to the state’s largest public-p
Illinois’ pension payment expected to increase by $400M
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ contribution to the state’s largest public-pension fund is expected to increase by more than $400 million next year because the board overseeing the account on Friday lowered its expected rate of return on... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Neosho Industrial Park designated a magnet site of the regional Foreign Trade ZoneThe Neosho Industrial Park is now an official “magnet site” of the Southwest Mi
Neosho Industrial Park designated a magnet site of the regional Foreign Trade Zone
The Neosho Daily News / Posted a month ago
The Neosho Industrial Park is now an official “magnet site” of the Southwest Missouri Foreign Trade Zone. The designation allows any approved company, which resides in the industrial park, to become part of the Foreign Trade Zone. A Foreign Trade... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Springfield district approves personnel items at special meetingBy Maria Lindsay LAKEMORE — During a special Aug. 22 Springfield Local Schools
Springfield district approves personnel items at special meeting
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted a month ago
By Maria Lindsay LAKEMORE — During a special Aug. 22 Springfield Local Schools Board of Education meeting, the board approved the following personnel items, all effective for this school year: • the resignation of classified employee Aimee... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
First school resource officer begins work in Champaign CountyLocal schools have increased the number of law enforcement officers walking the
First school resource officer begins work in Champaign County
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Local schools have increased the number of law enforcement officers walking their halls, including the first full-time deputy in any district in Champaign County and an additional deputy in Clark County. School leaders said resource officers are an... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield superintendent thanks community for passing levy Posted Aug. 25, 2016 at 12:37 PM Posted Aug. 25, 2016 at 12:37 PM Springfie
Springfield superintendent thanks community for passing levy
The Suburbanite / Posted 1 months ago
Posted Aug. 25, 2016 at 12:37 PM Posted Aug. 25, 2016 at 12:37 PM Springfield Local Schools Superintendent Chuck Sincere thanked the voters for passing a recent renewal levy during the... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Mentors help connect students to colleges, careersmillion has been distributed through the Community Connectors program, which Go
Mentors help connect students to colleges, careers
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 1 months ago
million has been distributed through the Community Connectors program, which Gov. John Kasich proposed in his 2014 State of the State address. Grants have been awarded to programs serving students in school districts with a high number of... Read more

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