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Hartford Courant
State Puts Two Teacher-Training Programs On ProbationHARTFORD — The State Board of Education placed teacher-training programs at Sac
State Puts Two Teacher-Training Programs On Probation
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 minutes ago
HARTFORD — The State Board of Education placed teacher-training programs at Sacred Heart University and Charter Oak State College on probation for the next three years The board made the decision Wednesday on the recommendation of the state... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Group: raise taxes on smokes to lower college tuition BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- A group has proposed a 2016 ballot initiative that wou
Group: raise taxes on smokes to lower college tuition
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted an hour ago
BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- A group has proposed a 2016 ballot initiative that would raise Idaho's cigarette tax and use the money to lower tuition at the state's public colleges and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
PB school officials: Scrap new test, use SATPalm Beach County schools officials on Wednesday doubled down on criticism of F
PB school officials: Scrap new test, use SAT
Sun-Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Palm Beach County schools officials on Wednesday doubled down on criticism of Florida's newly validated high-stakes test, calling on state officials to replace it with a national exam. They said they were troubled that portions of the Florida... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
State leaders release student, school performance dataSOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA (WECT) - North Carolina public school leaders rele
State leaders release student, school performance data
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted an hour ago
SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA (WECT) - North Carolina public school leaders released data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching Wednesday morning. The State Board of Education released the numbers for the school year... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three Democrats vying for two Town Board seats in Amherst primaryThree Democrats running for two seats on the Town Board highlight the primary e
Three Democrats vying for two Town Board seats in Amherst primary
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
Three Democrats running for two seats on the Town Board highlight the primary election next week in Amherst. Democrats in Amherst – who make up 40 percent of the voters in Erie County’s largest town – thought they might avoid a primary battle this... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Ex-prosecuting attorney, former SMSU regent, dies in LebanonA prominent attorney, a past Laclede County prosecuting attorney, and a former
Ex-prosecuting attorney, former SMSU regent, dies in Lebanon
KY3 Springfield / Posted an hour ago
A prominent attorney, a past Laclede County prosecuting attorney, and a former member of the Southwest Missouri State Board of Regents died on Wednesday at a hospital in Springfield. Jack Miller was 64 years old. Miller was a senior partner in... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Ex-prosecuting attorney, former SMSU regent, dies in LebanonA prominent attorney, a past Laclede County prosecuting attorney, and a former
Ex-prosecuting attorney, former SMSU regent, dies in Lebanon
KSPR Springfield / Posted an hour ago
A prominent attorney, a past Laclede County prosecuting attorney, and a former member of the Southwest Missouri State Board of Regents died on Wednesday at a hospital in Springfield. Jack Miller was 64 years old. Miller was a senior partner in... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
License of doctor in Albertville bust suspendedThe license of a doctor who was arrested last month at an Albertville motel has
License of doctor in Albertville bust suspended
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 hours ago
The license of a doctor who was arrested last month at an Albertville motel has been temporarily suspended. Dr. Ervin Wells is accused of offering an 18-year-old patient cash and a drug prescription in exchange for sex, according to Albertville... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Broaddus Hospital Offers New Clinic For Women An area hospital reaches out to women in a new way this month. An area hospi
Broaddus Hospital Offers New Clinic For Women
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 2 hours ago
An area hospital reaches out to women in a new way this month. An area hospital reaches out to women in a new way this month. Annual Jackson's Mill Jubilee... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Annual Jackson's Mill Jubilee Kicks Off This WeekendBroaddus Hospital Offers New Clinic For WomenBroaddus Hospital Offers New Clini
Annual Jackson's Mill Jubilee Kicks Off This Weekend
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 2 hours ago
Broaddus Hospital Offers New Clinic For WomenBroaddus Hospital Offers New Clinic For Women An area hospital reaches out to women in a new way this month. An area hospital reaches out to women in a new way this month. Annual Jackson's Mill Jubilee... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Legislators Bringing State Money Back to Marion CountyBroaddus Hospital Offers New Clinic For WomenBroaddus Hospital Offers New Clini
Legislators Bringing State Money Back to Marion County
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 2 hours ago
Broaddus Hospital Offers New Clinic For WomenBroaddus Hospital Offers New Clinic For Women An area hospital reaches out to women in a new way this month. An area hospital reaches out to women in a new way this month. Annual Jackson's Mill Jubilee... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
License of doctor in Albertville bust suspendedThe license of a doctor who was arrested last month at an Albertville motel has
License of doctor in Albertville bust suspended
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 2 hours ago
The license of a doctor who was arrested last month at an Albertville motel has been temporarily suspended. Dr. Ervin Wells is accused of offering an 18-year-old patient cash and a drug prescription in exchange for sex, according to Albertville... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
School grades: More than 70 percent of public schools at C or higherA report on school performance grades were presented to the State Board of Educ
School grades: More than 70 percent of public schools at C or higher
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 hours ago
A report on school performance grades were presented to the State Board of Education on Wednesday, showing progress being made overall. The report showed 72.2 percent of traditional public schools earned grades of C or better. Public charter schools... Read more
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13WHAM Rochester
13WHAM names Town Hall panelistsUpdated: Wednesday, September 2 2015, 01:43 PM EDT On Thursday, September 10th
13WHAM names Town Hall panelists
13WHAM Rochester / Posted 5 hours ago
Updated: Wednesday, September 2 2015, 01:43 PM EDT On Thursday, September 10th, 13WHAM will host a Town Hall Event focusing on the much-debated issue of The Common Core. The four-person panel that will help lead this discussion and field questions... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Brunswick schools results show slight grad growth, no failing schoolsBRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — State Board of Education leaders released student
Brunswick schools results show slight grad growth, no failing schools
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 5 hours ago
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — State Board of Education leaders released student, school performance grades this morning. In Brunswick County, the majority of schools received a C grade. The assessments are based on standards that gauge grade-level... Read more
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The Columbian
Initiative would raise cigarette tax to aid Idaho collegesBOISE – A group launched by former college friends is pitching a 2016 ballot in
Initiative would raise cigarette tax to aid Idaho colleges
The Columbian / Posted 6 hours ago
BOISE – A group launched by former college friends is pitching a 2016 ballot initiative to raise Idaho’s cigarette tax by $1.50 a pack, and use the money to lower tuition at the state’s public colleges and universities. Bill Moran, a political... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Hanover Schools results show graduation growth, failing schoolsWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — State Board of Education leaders released student, scho
New Hanover Schools results show graduation growth, failing schools
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 6 hours ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — State Board of Education leaders released student, school performance grades this morning. Officials said while the graduation rate has increased across the state, school grades remained in similar positions as last year. The... Read more
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Providence Business News
URI launching online R.N. to B.S. in nursing degree programSOUTH KINGSTOWN – The University of Rhode Island this fall is launching an onli
URI launching online R.N. to B.S. in nursing degree program
Providence Business News / Posted 7 hours ago
SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The University of Rhode Island this fall is launching an online program for its R.N. to B.S. in nursing degree. Offered through URI’s College of Nursing, the program is intended to meet the needs of working registered nurses and at... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NC public schools reveal student, school performance dataNorth Carolina public school leaders released data indicating how well students
NC public schools reveal student, school performance data
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 hours ago
North Carolina public school leaders released data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching Wednesday morning. The State Board of Education released the numbers for the school year that ended in May. The numbers include... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Towns want input on whether to renovate or replace Mt. Ararat High SchoolTOPSHAM, Maine — School Administrative District 75 will hold four public meetin
Towns want input on whether to renovate or replace Mt. Ararat High School
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
TOPSHAM, Maine — School Administrative District 75 will hold four public meetings this month on whether Mt. Ararat High School should be renovated or replaced. Presentations about the project status and open forums will be part of the meetings,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for WednesdayGood morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Wednesday, Sept. 2. Cool air
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Wednesday
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 hours ago
Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Wednesday, Sept. 2. Cool air wafting into valley The Delta breeze was blowing Wednesday morning, the prelude to a cooler than normal day in early September. The high in Sacramento is expected to be... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County graduation rate rises but test scores static | News & Observer September 2, 2015 Graduation rate rises to 86.1 percent
Wake County graduation rate rises but test scores static
The News & Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
| News & Observer September 2, 2015 Graduation rate rises to 86.1 percent Little change in passing rates on state tests Fewer... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Towns deciding whether to renovate or replace Mt. Ararat High SchoolTOPSHAM, Maine — School Administrative District 75 will hold four public meetin
Towns deciding whether to renovate or replace Mt. Ararat High School
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
TOPSHAM, Maine — School Administrative District 75 will hold four public meetings this month on whether Mt. Ararat High School should be renovated or replaced. Presentations about the project status and open forums will be part of the meetings,... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
NC public schools revealing student, school performance dataBy EMERY P. DALESIO Associated Press RALEIGH, NC (AP) – North Carolina public
NC public schools revealing student, school performance data
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
By EMERY P. DALESIO Associated Press RALEIGH, NC (AP) – North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching. The State Board of Education on Wednesday is releasing data for... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NC public schools revealing student, school performance dataNorth Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well stu
NC public schools revealing student, school performance data
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 hours ago
North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching. The State Board of Education on Wednesday is releasing data for the school year that ended in May. The numbers include... Read more
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NJ Biz
Executive Moves: Who hired whom this weekOn the list this week: H2M architects + engineers, SystemCare Health, March of
Executive Moves: Who hired whom this week
NJ Biz / Posted 9 hours ago
On the list this week: H2M architects + engineers, SystemCare Health, March of Dimes as well as others … H2M architects + engineers announced that Ron Lanner has been promoted to deputy director of architecture. In his new role, Lanner will be... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California police profiling bill gets late pushThe remaining focus for civil liberties advocates is Assembly Bill 953, which w
California police profiling bill gets late push
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 hours ago
The remaining focus for civil liberties advocates is Assembly Bill 953, which would require local law enforcement to gather and report data on stops in an effort to suss out racial profiling. It cleared the Assembly floor on a narrow vote and,... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Smokes for lower tuition? Group proposes cigarette tax initiative BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group has proposed a 2016 ballot initiative that would
Smokes for lower tuition? Group proposes cigarette tax initiative
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 10 hours ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group has proposed a 2016 ballot initiative that would raise Idaho's cigarette tax and use the money to lower tuition at the state's public colleges and... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
People in BusinessDavid E. Inabinett, managing member of Brinkley Walser Stoner, has been selecte
People in Business
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 10 hours ago
David E. Inabinett, managing member of Brinkley Walser Stoner, has been selected once again by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the fields of elder law and trusts and estates. “I am honored to be recognized for my estate... Read more
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Paris Express
GOP seeking commissionersThe Republican party is looking for two Republicans to serve on the Logan Count
GOP seeking commissioners
Paris Express / Posted 11 hours ago
The Republican party is looking for two Republicans to serve on the Logan County Election Commission. In a new release issued last week, the state GOP asked for volunteers to serve. Each county in the state has an election commission composed of... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
5 candidates still in running for Dickinson State presidencyDICKINSON, N.D. (AP) - A committee searching for Dickinson State University's n
5 candidates still in running for Dickinson State presidency
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 11 hours ago
DICKINSON, N.D. (AP) - A committee searching for Dickinson State University's next president has invited five candidates to the southwestern North Dakota campus for in-person interviews later this month. The committee has whittled down a list of... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
DOE’s budget to air-condition schools is paltry Hawaii News, Honolulu, Honolulu News, Sports, Editorial, Features, Travel and BusinessThe department received $15 million out of a $90 million request for “equity” c
DOE’s budget to air-condition schools is paltry Hawaii News, Honolulu, Honolulu News, Sports, Editorial, Features, Travel and Business
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 11 hours ago
The department received $15 million out of a $90 million request for “equity” capital improvement funds that includes money for air conditioning, Dann Carlson, the DOE’s assistant superintendent for school facilities, told the state Board of... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cooper Union settlement | Taxi-lender concerns | Landmark-bill controversyNew York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is expected to announce today
Cooper Union settlement | Taxi-lender concerns | Landmark-bill controversy
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 hours ago
New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is expected to announce today a settlement with Cooper Union that would end litigation related to the school’s finances. The deal comes after a year of negotiations, and could lead to the restoration... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Daugaard Makes Science Authority AppointmentSouth Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed a new member to a state board t
Daugaard Makes Science Authority Appointment
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 12 hours ago
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed a new member to a state board that fosters scientific and technological investigations. Daugaard has appointed Robert Wilson of Fort Collins, Colorado, to the South Dakota Science and Technology... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NC public schools revealing student, school performance dataNorth Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well stu
NC public schools revealing student, school performance data
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 hours ago
North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching. The State Board of Education on Wednesday is releasing data for the school year that ended in May. The numbers include... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC public schools revealing student, school performance dataNorth Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well stu
NC public schools revealing student, school performance data
The News & Observer / Posted 13 hours ago
North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching. The State Board of Education on Wednesday is releasing data for the school year that ended in May. The numbers include... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NC public schools revealing student, school performance dataNorth Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well stu
NC public schools revealing student, school performance data
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 hours ago
North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching. The State Board of Education on Wednesday is releasing data for the school year that ended in May. The numbers include... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
NC public schools revealing student, school performance dataRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data in
NC public schools revealing student, school performance data
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 14 hours ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching. The State Board of Education on Wednesday is releasing data for the school year that ended in May. The... Read more
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Salon.com
Billionaire charter advocates get schooled: Inside an Arkansas education dogfightYou Might Also Like In an email exchange with Baker Kurrus, I asked what visio
Billionaire charter advocates get schooled: Inside an Arkansas education dogfight
Salon.com / Posted 15 hours ago
You Might Also Like In an email exchange with Baker Kurrus, I asked what vision the state board has for the LRSD in the immediate future. He responded: “I couldn’t answer for the state, but I do know that Arkansas Department of Education has... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NC public schools revealing student, school performance dataRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data in
NC public schools revealing student, school performance data
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 hours ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina public school leaders are releasing data indicating how well students are learning and educators are teaching. The State Board of Education on Wednesday is releasing data for the school year that ended in May. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bentonville School Board picks Quinn to fill vacancyBENTONVILLE -- A Wal-Mart official with a background in state government was ap
Bentonville School Board picks Quinn to fill vacancy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
BENTONVILLE -- A Wal-Mart official with a background in state government was appointed to the School Board's Zone 7 seat during the board's special meeting Monday. Joe Quinn was one of seven people the board interviewed Monday for the position left... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
District 51 to hold forum on graduation requirements School District 51 administrators are inviting middle school parents and inte
District 51 to hold forum on graduation requirements
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
School District 51 administrators are inviting middle school parents and interested citizens to attend a forum tonight to discuss the state’s looming changes to high school graduation... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
WV Department of Education Begins Academic SpotlightSince 2011 the West Virginia State Board of Education has been implementing the
WV Department of Education Begins Academic Spotlight
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 19 hours ago
Since 2011 the West Virginia State Board of Education has been implementing the Next Generation Standards. Last school year was the first year they were used at all levels. Now, the Board is hosting a series of town hall meetings to hear feedback... Read more
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South Maryland News
Former Calvert superintendent rises to interim state positionJack Smith, former superintendent of Calvert County Public Schools, has been na
Former Calvert superintendent rises to interim state position
South Maryland News / Posted 19 hours ago
Jack Smith, former superintendent of Calvert County Public Schools, has been named interim state superintendent following the abrupt resignation of Lillian Lowery from the Maryland State Department of Education. Smith, formerly Lowery’s deputy... Read more
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South Maryland News
Former Calvert superintendent tapped to lead state schoolsJack Smith, former superintendent of Calvert County Public Schools, has been na
Former Calvert superintendent tapped to lead state schools
South Maryland News / Posted 19 hours ago
Jack Smith, former superintendent of Calvert County Public Schools, has been named interim state superintendent following the abrupt resignation of Lillian Lowery from the Maryland State Department of Education. Smith, formerly Lowery’s deputy... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Shelby County education lawsuit throws curve ball at state in hearing on Hamilton County's similar litigationNASHVILLE -- A second school funding-formula lawsuit filed this week against th
Shelby County education lawsuit throws curve ball at state in hearing on Hamilton County's similar litigation
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
NASHVILLE -- A second school funding-formula lawsuit filed this week against the state by Tennessee's largest school district is expected to be felt in courtroom proceedings today on a similar case filed last spring by school districts in Hamilton... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergenfield doctor's accuser tells of gropingIn interviews on Friday and Tuesday, Zito said her visit to Jagtiani’s office i
Bergenfield doctor's accuser tells of groping
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 hours ago
In interviews on Friday and Tuesday, Zito said her visit to Jagtiani’s office in January left her feeling physically ill. “It was just the strangest, sickest feeling I’ve ever had,” she said. She added that she has not been able to summon the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
As school returns, state testing issue hasn't fadedChristie ordered a review a year ago to look at the scope of testing in schools
As school returns, state testing issue hasn't faded
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Christie ordered a review a year ago to look at the scope of testing in schools and see what’s needed and what’s repetitive, and what can be cut or consolidated. The final report was due July 31 but still hasn’t been completed. The review was... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder County staff recommends slower rollout of net-zero goalCounty officials are recommending a slower adoption of building codes that woul
Boulder County staff recommends slower rollout of net-zero goal
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 21 hours ago
County officials are recommending a slower adoption of building codes that would require all new construction in unincorporated Boulder County to be "net zero" by 2022, abandoning a plan to hold new homes of 4,000 square feet or larger to that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Touching moment dozens of strangers gathered to fix elderly man's roofTouching moment dozens of strangers came together to fix 75-year-old man's crum
Touching moment dozens of strangers gathered to fix elderly man's roof
Daily Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
Touching moment dozens of strangers came together to fix 75-year-old man's crumbling rooftop after his kind-hearted neighbor issued plea on Facebook David Perez spotted his neighbor Richard Dubiel, 75, trying to fix his roof He wrote Facebook post... Read more
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