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Hartford Courant
Heroin Epidemic Strains Resources In WaterburyWATERBURY — As the city's heroin task force met Friday afternoon, they learned
Heroin Epidemic Strains Resources In Waterbury
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 hours ago
WATERBURY — As the city's heroin task force met Friday afternoon, they learned two people had overdosed that day already and one had died. Mayor Neil O'Leary said Friday's death brought the total number of heroin overdoses in 2016 to 17 – the same... Read more
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The News-Times
Races for Congress heat up at party conventionsto challenge U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. Esty is poised to be nominated
Races for Congress heat up at party conventions
The News-Times / Posted 4 hours ago
to challenge U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. Esty is poised to be nominated for a third two-year term Monday night in Waterbury — Democrats hold their congressional nominating conventions at the district level. The 5th District stretches from... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Races for Congress heat up at party conventionsto challenge U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. Esty is poised to be nominated
Races for Congress heat up at party conventions
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
to challenge U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. Esty is poised to be nominated for a third two-year term Monday night in Waterbury — Democrats hold their congressional nominating conventions at the district level. The 5th District stretches from... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Races for Congress heat up at party conventionsto challenge U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. Esty is poised to be nominated
Races for Congress heat up at party conventions
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 hours ago
to challenge U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. Esty is poised to be nominated for a third two-year term Monday night in Waterbury — Democrats hold their congressional nominating conventions at the district level. The 5th District stretches from... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Sen. Murphy releases ‘Fed Up Bridgeport’ ReportRailroad Avenue and following through with plans for a new Metro North station
Sen. Murphy releases ‘Fed Up Bridgeport’ Report
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 hours ago
Railroad Avenue and following through with plans for a new Metro North station in the East End and upgrading Metro North’s Waterbury line that ends in Bridgeport. Most of the suggestions are not new; several are already in the works. But having... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
In the Suburbs: National laurels for teacher who’s at the head of her class every dayin Washington earlier this week, and you’ll be correct. Hayes, a social studies
In the Suburbs: National laurels for teacher who’s at the head of her class every day
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 7 hours ago
in Washington earlier this week, and you’ll be correct. Hayes, a social studies teacher at John F. Kennedy High School in Waterbury, will spend the next year, like a Ms. America of education, crisscrossing the United States, inspiring potential... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Sen. Murphy releases ‘Fed Up Bridgeport’ ReportRailroad Avenue and following through with plans for a new Metro North station
Sen. Murphy releases ‘Fed Up Bridgeport’ Report
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 hours ago
Railroad Avenue and following through with plans for a new Metro North station in the East End and upgrading Metro North’s Waterbury line that ends in Bridgeport. Most of the suggestions are not new; several are already in the works. But having... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Sen. Murphy releases ‘Fed Up Bridgeport’ ReportRailroad Avenue and following through with plans for a new Metro North station
Sen. Murphy releases ‘Fed Up Bridgeport’ Report
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Railroad Avenue and following through with plans for a new Metro North station in the East End and upgrading Metro North’s Waterbury line that ends in Bridgeport. Most of the suggestions are not new; several are already in the works. But having... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Mississippi taxes lag $85M in April amid Revenue Dept. cutsbecause a Department of Revenue staffing shortage slowed the process of deposit
Mississippi taxes lag $85M in April amid Revenue Dept. cuts
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 8 hours ago
because a Department of Revenue staffing shortage slowed the process of depositing checks. Department spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said this week that 35 temporary mail room workers had been laid off because of budget cuts. That happened just as... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Dozens of Wheels Stolen Off Cars in WaterburyPolice are trying to figure out who stole wheels from cars in Waterbury over th
Dozens of Wheels Stolen Off Cars in Waterbury
NBC Connecticut / Posted 22 hours ago
Police are trying to figure out who stole wheels from cars in Waterbury over the last several weeks. The latest incident of tires and rims being stolen off a car and placed on milk crates happened on Fiske Street early Wednesday morning. “Actually... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Sources: Watts to be new ND-Fairfield coachNotre Dame, on the other hand, went 24-4 with a South-West Conference title and
Sources: Watts to be new ND-Fairfield coach
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
Notre Dame, on the other hand, went 24-4 with a South-West Conference title and a loss to top-ranked Sacred Heart of Waterbury in the Class M final. While Watts has strong ties to St. Joseph, multiple sources said his relationship with... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Sources: Watts to be new ND-Fairfield coachNotre Dame, on the other hand, went 24-4 with a South-West Conference title and
Sources: Watts to be new ND-Fairfield coach
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 hours ago
Notre Dame, on the other hand, went 24-4 with a South-West Conference title and a loss to top-ranked Sacred Heart of Waterbury in the Class M final. While Watts has strong ties to St. Joseph, multiple sources said his relationship with... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore teachers get VIP treatment at White House for National Teacher of the Year awardsthe Year Ryan Kaiser, were there to see President Barack Obama award Jahana Hay
Baltimore teachers get VIP treatment at White House for National Teacher of the Year awards
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
the Year Ryan Kaiser, were there to see President Barack Obama award Jahana Hayes, a high school social studies teacher at Waterbury, Conn., as National Teacher of the Year. Kaiser, who teaches at Mount Washington School in Baltimore, was moved by... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Races for Congress heat up at party conventionsto challenge U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. Esty is poised to be nominated
Races for Congress heat up at party conventions
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
to challenge U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. Esty is poised to be nominated for a third two-year term Monday night in Waterbury — Democrats hold their congressional nominating conventions at the district level. The 5th District stretches from... Read more
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Reuters
Trump's taco tweet baffles, riles social media usersU.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters during
Trump's taco tweet baffles, riles social media users
Reuters / Posted yesterday
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a campaign rally at Crosby High School, in Waterbury, Connecticut, U.S., April 23, 2016. NEW YORK U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump celebrated Cinco de... Read more
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11 News Houston
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored Tuesday by President Obama at the White House, said keeping schools... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Watch The 2016 National Teacher Of The Year's Priceless Response To Obama's RemarksHayes is a history teacher at John F. Kennedy High School in Waterbury, Connect
Watch The 2016 National Teacher Of The Year's Priceless Response To Obama's Remarks
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
Hayes is a history teacher at John F. Kennedy High School in Waterbury, Connecticut. She grew up in public housing "surrounded by poverty, drugs and violence," and became a mother at 17, according to a statement Hayes sent to the White House. Despite... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored Tuesday by President Obama at the White House, said keeping schools... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored Tuesday by President Obama at the White House, said keeping schools... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored Tuesday by President Obama at the White House, said keeping schools... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored just this week by President Obama at the White House, said school... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored Tuesday by President Obama at the White House, said keeping schools... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored Tuesday by President Obama at the White House, said keeping schools... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Survey: Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher-paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Survey: Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher-paying job
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored Tuesday by President Obama at the White House, said keeping schools... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored just this week by President Obama at the White House, said school... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored just this week by President Obama at the White House, said school... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored just this week by President Obama at the White House, said school... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying jobapparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 N
Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher paying job
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
apparently goes all the way to the top. In her application to become the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher honored just this week by President Obama at the White House, said school... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Mississippi taxes lag $85M in April amid Revenue Dept. cutsDepartment spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said this week that 35 temporary mail ro
Mississippi taxes lag $85M in April amid Revenue Dept. cuts
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted yesterday
Department spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said this week that 35 temporary mail room workers had been laid off because of budget cuts. That happened just as the department received thousands of individual income tax returns that were filed near the... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Mississippi Tax Collections Lag Amid Job Cutsbecause a Department of Revenue staffing shortage slowed the process of deposit
Mississippi Tax Collections Lag Amid Job Cuts
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted yesterday
because a Department of Revenue staffing shortage slowed the process of depositing checks. Department spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said this week that 35 temporary mail room workers had been laid off because of budget cuts. That happened just as... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi taxes lag $85M in April amid Revenue Dept. cutsbecause a Department of Revenue staffing shortage slowed the process of deposit
Mississippi taxes lag $85M in April amid Revenue Dept. cuts
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
because a Department of Revenue staffing shortage slowed the process of depositing checks. Department spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said this week that 35 temporary mail room workers had been laid off because of budget cuts. That happened just as... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Woman Accused of Hanging Dogs While Hallucinating Heads to Courtmissing, according to police, and Reyes turned herself in to police on Dec. 5.
Woman Accused of Hanging Dogs While Hallucinating Heads to Court
NBC Connecticut / Posted yesterday
missing, according to police, and Reyes turned herself in to police on Dec. 5. She told police that she had been out in Waterbury with friends in November and smoked laced marijuana while she was on prescription pain killers and antibiotics... Read more
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The News-Times
Lawmakers approve bill allowing armed officers at community collegespublic community colleges in the state, only Naugatuck Valley allows armed secu
Lawmakers approve bill allowing armed officers at community colleges
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
public community colleges in the state, only Naugatuck Valley allows armed security. The two-year college once shared its Waterbury campus with the University of Connecticut, and the use of armed security is a holdover from those days. But James... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi taxes lag $85M in April amid Revenue Dept. cutsbecause a Department of Revenue staffing shortage slowed the process of deposit
Mississippi taxes lag $85M in April amid Revenue Dept. cuts
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
because a Department of Revenue staffing shortage slowed the process of depositing checks. Department spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said this week that 35 temporary mail room workers had been laid off because of budget cuts. That happened just as... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Lawmakers approve bill allowing armed officers at community collegespublic community colleges in the state, only Naugatuck Valley allows armed secu
Lawmakers approve bill allowing armed officers at community colleges
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
public community colleges in the state, only Naugatuck Valley allows armed security. The two-year college once shared its Waterbury campus with the University of Connecticut, and the use of armed security is a holdover from those days. But James... Read more
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Reuters
Commentary: Demystifying Trump’s political success: Donald as a 'doer'April 10, 2016 The helicopter of Donald Trump flies around Crosby High School,
Commentary: Demystifying Trump’s political success: Donald as a 'doer'
Reuters / Posted yesterday
April 10, 2016 The helicopter of Donald Trump flies around Crosby High School, after Trump spoke at a campaign rally in Waterbury, Connecticut, April 23, 2016. Donald Trump speaks to supporters after his rival, Senator Ted Cruz, dropped out of... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
April state revenue collections dismalunusually dismal April collections – $77.9 million or 12.41 percent below last
April state revenue collections dismal
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
unusually dismal April collections – $77.9 million or 12.41 percent below last April – might have been an anomaly. Kathy Waterbury, a spokeswoman for the state Department of Revenue, said officials in her agency believe at least part of the... Read more
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Reuters
Trump's deportation plan could slice 2 percent off U.S. GDP: studyU.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters during
Trump's deportation plan could slice 2 percent off U.S. GDP: study
Reuters / Posted yesterday
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a campaign rally at Crosby High School, in Waterbury, Connecticut, U.S., April 23, 2016. NEW YORK Donald Trump's vow to round up and deport all of America's undocumented... Read more
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CBC.ca
You go, GOP! Republicans' self-immolation is democracy in action: Neil Macdonaldand extremism has alienated him from his own party's leadership and most modera
You go, GOP! Republicans' self-immolation is democracy in action: Neil Macdonald
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
and extremism has alienated him from his own party's leadership and most moderate Republicans. A Trump supporter in Waterbury, Conn., sports a T-shirt with an image of former Republican president Ronald Reagan, but Trump is no Reagan. Don't... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
State's terrible April revenue report likely inaccuratelater this year (April 18), and a lot of mail didn't get to us until last week,
State's terrible April revenue report likely inaccurate
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
later this year (April 18), and a lot of mail didn't get to us until last week," Department of Revenue spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said Wednesday. "It's a shorter month, we lost work time, plus we lost people working on the mail ... Saturday... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
State tax revenue collections dismal for Aprilunusually dismal April collections – $77.9 million or 12.41 percent below last
State tax revenue collections dismal for April
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
unusually dismal April collections – $77.9 million or 12.41 percent below last April – might have been an anomaly. Kathy Waterbury, a spokeswoman for the state Department of Revenue, said officials in her agency believe at least part of the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Budget cuts slow handling of Mississippi income tax returnssend home 35 temporary workers it had hired to open mail because it couldn't af
Budget cuts slow handling of Mississippi income tax returns
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
send home 35 temporary workers it had hired to open mail because it couldn't afford to keep them, agency spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said Tuesday. Other employees of the department are working extra hours to open the returns that have arrived... Read more
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Daily Mail
Barack Obama names Connecticut woman National Teacher of the Yearher own life that students can overcome anything. Obama described how high sch
Barack Obama names Connecticut woman National Teacher of the Year
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
her own life that students can overcome anything. Obama described how high school teacher Jahana Hayes grew up in a Waterbury housing project and lived in a community full of 'poverty and violence, high crime and low expectations,' at the... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Budget cuts slow handling of Mississippi income tax returnssend home 35 temporary workers it had hired to open mail because it couldn’t af
Budget cuts slow handling of Mississippi income tax returns
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
send home 35 temporary workers it had hired to open mail because it couldn’t afford to keep them, agency spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said Tuesday. Other employees of the department are working extra hours to open the returns that have arrived... Read more
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NJ.com
Here is the N.J. teacher of the year who just met Obamathe world a better place." As part of the event, Obama presented the national
Here is the N.J. teacher of the year who just met Obama
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
the world a better place." As part of the event, Obama presented the national teacher of the year award to Jahana Hayes, a Waterbury, Conn., high school history teacher. Obama's praise for teachers came at a time when their unions have been... Read more
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NBC News
'Blessed': High School Teacher Earns Top Education HonorHouse: the National Teacher of the Year award. Jahana Hayes, a social studies
'Blessed': High School Teacher Earns Top Education Honor
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
House: the National Teacher of the Year award. Jahana Hayes, a social studies teacher at John F. Kennedy High School in Waterbury, Conn., was lauded by President Barack Obama with a "Crystal Apple" for her selection as America's leading... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Budget cuts slow handling of Miss. income tax returnssend home 35 temporary workers it had hired to open mail because it couldn’t af
Budget cuts slow handling of Miss. income tax returns
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
send home 35 temporary workers it had hired to open mail because it couldn’t afford to keep them, agency spokeswoman Kathy Waterbury said Tuesday. Other employees of the department are working extra hours to open the returns that have arrived... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Obama honors Connecticut woman as Teacher of the Yearalmost any obstacle. In a White House ceremony, Obama described how high schoo
Obama honors Connecticut woman as Teacher of the Year
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
almost any obstacle. In a White House ceremony, Obama described how high school history teacher Jahana Hayes grew up in a Waterbury housing project and lived in a community full of "poverty and violence, high crime and low expectations." "Being a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Obama honors Connecticut woman as Teacher of the Yearalmost any obstacle. In a White House ceremony, Obama described how high schoo
Obama honors Connecticut woman as Teacher of the Year
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
almost any obstacle. In a White House ceremony, Obama described how high school history teacher Jahana Hayes grew up in a Waterbury housing project and lived in a community full of "poverty and violence, high crime and low expectations." "Being a... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Obama honors Connecticut woman as Teacher of the Yearalmost any obstacle. In a White House ceremony, Obama described how high schoo
Obama honors Connecticut woman as Teacher of the Year
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
almost any obstacle. In a White House ceremony, Obama described how high school history teacher Jahana Hayes grew up in a Waterbury housing project and lived in a community full of "poverty and violence, high crime and low expectations." "Being a... Read more
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