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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke school bids come in lower than estimateThe board accepted a bid of $2,294,053 from James White Construction of Weirton
Brooke school bids come in lower than estimate
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 14 hours ago
The board accepted a bid of $2,294,053 from James White Construction of Weirton for preliminary work that will include the leveling of ground and relocation of utility lines needed to accommodate the construction. Ernie Dellatore, president of... Read more
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The Signal
Supervisors may change policy on election consolidationwould make it easier to add elections to the county’s ballot in even-numbered y
Supervisors may change policy on election consolidation
The Signal / Posted 2 days ago
would make it easier to add elections to the county’s ballot in even-numbered years. Members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will vote Tuesday on whether to establish a new policy that would allow case-by-case consideration of... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESand ice cream. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
and ice cream. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169. Time change for EP school board Tuesday EAST PALESTINE - The time has been changed for East Palestine City School District's Board of Education... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg Academic Movement adds new board membersThe Spartanburg Academic Movement, which is a countywide initiative to improve
Spartanburg Academic Movement adds new board members
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
The Spartanburg Academic Movement, which is a countywide initiative to improve education, added seven new board members after a meeting on Aug. 19. The new board members are Spartanburg Police Chief Alonzo Thompson; Denny's President and CEO John... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Commissioners propose spending but decline retirement change for school workersbody's finance committee are rebuking a proposed retirement-policy change that
Commissioners propose spending but decline retirement change for school workers
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
body's finance committee are rebuking a proposed retirement-policy change that would ease the cost of retirement for the school system's lowest-paid workers — because they say the county "is not a philanthropic organization." Commissioners... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Uselton wins runoff for DeSoto school superintendentCory Uselton will be the next superintendent of Mississippi's largest public sc
Uselton wins runoff for DeSoto school superintendent
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
Cory Uselton will be the next superintendent of Mississippi's largest public school district after defeating Jim Ferguson Tuesday in the Republican primary runoff to replace retiring DeSoto County Schools Superintendent Milton Kuykendall. With all... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Voters head to polls for runoffs in DeSoto Countyvoters are back at the polls Tuesday in primary runoff elections for education
Voters head to polls for runoffs in DeSoto County
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
voters are back at the polls Tuesday in primary runoff elections for education superintendent, one position on the county Board of Supervisors, one constable position, a justice court seat and a state House race. None of the statewide offices on... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
Council to consider annexation Aug. 23, 2015 @ 11:00 PM HUNTINGTON — The annexation of two schools into the
Council to consider annexation
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Aug. 23, 2015 @ 11:00 PM HUNTINGTON — The annexation of two schools into the city limits and emergency funding for a countywide recycling program will top the agenda when Huntington City Council convenes in regular... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New nonprofit 4thQTR mentors middle school students through footballfield with a rambunctious group of young teens. But not Mark Covington, 23, an
New nonprofit 4thQTR mentors middle school students through football
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
field with a rambunctious group of young teens. But not Mark Covington, 23, and Justin Guy, 25. The former Howard High School football teammates are doing exactly what they want to be doing. And they’re doing it for free. Covington and Guy are... Read more
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Crosscut
Wildfires threaten Methow's long road to recoverythe speakers: “Drop that shit and get out of here!” He did. The Carlton Comple
Wildfires threaten Methow's long road to recovery
Crosscut / Posted 11 days ago
the speakers: “Drop that shit and get out of here!” He did. The Carlton Complex destroyed 131 homes within the Pateros school district. The high school alone sustained nearly $2 million in damages. When the sun rose on Friday, July 18, the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Fed Funds Keep PROs on the JobInteracting with the law enforcement officers who work full time as prevention
Fed Funds Keep PROs on the Job
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 12 days ago
Interacting with the law enforcement officers who work full time as prevention resource officers at the schools, serving as teachers and mentors as well as guards, has been part of life in the county's school system for the last decade or so. But... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
on the recordWHAT: Lordstown Board of Education meeting on Thursday PRESENT: Roberta Hiller
on the record
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
WHAT: Lordstown Board of Education meeting on Thursday PRESENT: Roberta Hiller, Tracie Allen, Sandra McBride and William Catlin ABSENT: Ron Tyndall The board: l Hired Rochelle Morgan as high school science teacher and Philip Collucio as high... Read more
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TribLIVE
Legislators address PA budget, tax reform at Chamber of Commerce breakfastthis year as many property owners face the prospect of a major hike in their ta
Legislators address PA budget, tax reform at Chamber of Commerce breakfast
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
this year as many property owners face the prospect of a major hike in their tax bill as a result of the controversial countywide reassessment that has moved into the appeals phase. Legislators who represent portions of the county responded to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Christine Kushner: Stability after chaosafter chaos Regarding the Aug. 16 news article “Wake buses fewer students for
Christine Kushner: Stability after chaos
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
after chaos Regarding the Aug. 16 news article “Wake buses fewer students for diversity”: The current Wake County school board brought stability to a system that was in chaos under the leadership of former board member John Tedesco, who... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Ohio County School Bells RingPrior to the executive session, which was called to discuss personnel, the boar
Ohio County School Bells Ring
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 15 days ago
Prior to the executive session, which was called to discuss personnel, the board approved numerous hirings and transfers for the county school district's workforce. No action was taken after the executive session. The school district is in the midst... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tour of Transit Road through rearview mirroron the weekends. ¶ This is a view of Transit from behind the scenes. ¶ Business
Tour of Transit Road through rearview mirror
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
on the weekends. ¶ This is a view of Transit from behind the scenes. ¶ Businesses moving in. ¶ Homeowners moving out. ¶ A school fighting for crossing guards. ¶ A village fighting for its future. ¶ Up and down this route, from Lockport to Orchard... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Fair, Vancouver School board, Terminal 1hear for miles, not to mention concerts featuring various rock and country musi
Morning Press: Fair, Vancouver School board, Terminal 1
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
hear for miles, not to mention concerts featuring various rock and country music stars. In an unusual move, the Vancouver school board failed to pass an operating budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year Tuesday night. The state's deadline for... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Bruce Rauner signs bill forbidding Illinois lawmakers from creating new local governmentswhich is by far the most of any state – it has 2,000 more than the first runner
Bruce Rauner signs bill forbidding Illinois lawmakers from creating new local governments
Northwest Herald / Posted 18 days ago
which is by far the most of any state – it has 2,000 more than the first runner-up of Pennsylvania. Besides county boards, city councils and school boards, they include a long list of esoteric bodies as cemetery, mosquito-abatement, water... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke school parking lot to be extendedThe board authorized Asphalt Contractors & Site Work of Lavalette, W.Va., to pa
Brooke school parking lot to be extended
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
The board authorized Asphalt Contractors & Site Work of Lavalette, W.Va., to pave an area between the visitors section and restrooms for the school's baseball field at a cost of $34,715. The contractor was hired in July to create a 300-space parking... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
MP brands call to extend smoking ban to pub gardens and public parks ‘ludicrous’to pub gardens and public parks as ‘ludicrous’. Nigel Evans, Ribble Valley MP,
MP brands call to extend smoking ban to pub gardens and public parks ‘ludicrous’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
to pub gardens and public parks as ‘ludicrous’. Nigel Evans, Ribble Valley MP, said widening the ban to places like the school gates was an attack on the ‘soft underbelly’ and would eventually lead to smoking being banned everywhere. The Royal... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
CMS board: It’s time to break up concentrations of school povertyCHARLOTTE, NC (Ann Doss Helms/The Charlotte Observer) - It’s time to revise th
CMS board: It’s time to break up concentrations of school poverty
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
CHARLOTTE, NC (Ann Doss Helms/The Charlotte Observer) - It’s time to revise the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools student assignment plan to undo the intense concentrations of poverty that hobble many schools’ chances at excellence, most board members... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Collier superintendent sued over Blue Zones initiativeCollier County public school parent Steven Bracci filed a lawsuit this week aga
Collier superintendent sued over Blue Zones initiative
Naples Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
Collier County public school parent Steven Bracci filed a lawsuit this week against district Superintendent Kamela Patton, alleging that Blue Zones planning meetings dealing with potential school policies should have, but did not, follow the state’s... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Human services levy won’t be on November ballot — The Medina County Gazettea $100,000 home about $28 a year. Revenue would have benefited the Medina Count
Human services levy won’t be on November ballot — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
a $100,000 home about $28 a year. Revenue would have benefited the Medina County Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Board, Medina County Job and Family Services and the Medina County Office for Older Adults. Commissioner Adam Friedrick said... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Burke set for independent run for county commissionerelections and registration at voter services. That number is 2 percent of the
Burke set for independent run for county commissioner
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
elections and registration at voter services. That number is 2 percent of the votes cast for the highest vote-getter for a countywide seat in the last municipal election, which was in 2013, Lehman said. Sheriff Mark Lusk was the only candidate that... Read more
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TribLIVE
County GOP passes on Ringgold nomCounty Republican Executive Committee opted Thursday to place no candidate on t
County GOP passes on Ringgold nom
TribLIVE / Posted 26 days ago
County Republican Executive Committee opted Thursday to place no candidate on the November ballot for a vacant Ringgold School Board seat. At the meeting in Washington, countywide party leadership rejected Jim Dodd, the person recommended by... Read more
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Everett Herald
Frizzell leads Goodwin as Lynnwood primary eliminates non-candidateCounty elections officials had counted 2,889 Lynnwood ballots Tuesday with at l
Frizzell leads Goodwin as Lynnwood primary eliminates non-candidate
Everett Herald / Posted 26 days ago
County elections officials had counted 2,889 Lynnwood ballots Tuesday with at least 1,229 uncounted. Ballots counted countywide through Tuesday represent 83 percent of ballots on hand and 75-80 percent of the expected final turnout. County... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
United Way's Agenda for Change targets education, income, healththe Agenda for Change represents needles we seek to move as a result of investm
United Way's Agenda for Change targets education, income, health
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 26 days ago
the Agenda for Change represents needles we seek to move as a result of investments in partner agency programs, countywide initiatives and through support services of United Way," said the Rev. Tim White of Trinity United Church of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Kamenetz gets out the veto penThe legislation, sponsored by Councilman Julian E. Jones, would add another pos
Kamenetz gets out the veto pen
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
The legislation, sponsored by Councilman Julian E. Jones, would add another possibility: "a monetary contribution to a school or school program, a parent-teacher association, a senior center or a recreation council that serves the residents of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
There are 31 tax issues on the Mahoning County general election ballotin Austintown in the November general election will cast ballots for one truste
There are 31 tax issues on the Mahoning County general election ballot
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 26 days ago
in Austintown in the November general election will cast ballots for one trustee, one fiscal officer, two school board members – and eight tax issues. In Boardman, it will be the same except for seven tax issues on that township’s... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
3 run for 2 city school board seats Host of issues, candidates filed The race for two open Toledo Board of Educat
3 run for 2 city school board seats
The Toledo Blade / Posted 27 days ago
Host of issues, candidates filed The race for two open Toledo Board of Education seats likely will feature three candidates, all of whom previously applied to be appointed to the board. There are two seats up for... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Public can comment on Clay budgets, tentative tax ratestheir two cents in about the tentative 2015-16 budgets and property tax millage
Public can comment on Clay budgets, tentative tax rates
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
their two cents in about the tentative 2015-16 budgets and property tax millage rates proposed by the County Commission, School Board, Town of Orange Park and city of Green Cove Springs. Florida law requires counties and municipalities to hold... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The New Towson: Emerging cosmopolitan hub or chaotic patchwork of developments?avenues, has been cleared and its open space requirement waived. The project's
The New Towson: Emerging cosmopolitan hub or chaotic patchwork of developments?
Baltimore Sun / Posted 27 days ago
avenues, has been cleared and its open space requirement waived. The project's final hearing before the Planning Board is scheduled to take place on Thursday, Aug. 6 in the county's Jefferson Building, said Darryl Putty, a Baltimore... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 5it takes for evil to succeed is that good people do nothing. — Lovester Law, M
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 5
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 28 days ago
it takes for evil to succeed is that good people do nothing. — Lovester Law, Mill Valley Bond money won’t be used for old school site A recent article in the IJ could have given readers the impression that funds from the proposed San Rafael City... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Vo-tech center is highlight as DeSoto schools begin new yearThe doors haven’t even opened yet, but the DeSoto County school system’s newest
Vo-tech center is highlight as DeSoto schools begin new year
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
The doors haven’t even opened yet, but the DeSoto County school system’s newest vocational-technology center is already a hit. Career Technology Center West in Horn Lake is the centerpiece of the 2015-16 school year as classes begin next week in... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Looking to 2016: Santa Cruz County agencies consider ballot measuresin the works across Santa Cruz County. Public discussions about maintaining an
Looking to 2016: Santa Cruz County agencies consider ballot measures
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted a month ago
in the works across Santa Cruz County. Public discussions about maintaining and improving library branch facilities countywide, school facilities and programs, local parks and countywide roads have all ended with the question, “Where will... Read more
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Daily Herald
Why state, local officials support Longmeadow Parkwaythat paint the pending Longmeadow Parkway as a place where hoards of blaring tr
Why state, local officials support Longmeadow Parkway
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
that paint the pending Longmeadow Parkway as a place where hoards of blaring trucks whip down an I-90 clone and run down schoolchildren on the way to school are dangerously out of touch with both facts and reality, according to state and local... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
More tax issues in Mahoning County on the November ballot than the last 2 general elections combinedtax issue that will be on every ballot in the county. Voters in Austintown wil
More tax issues in Mahoning County on the November ballot than the last 2 general elections combined
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 1 months ago
tax issue that will be on every ballot in the county. Voters in Austintown will see a full ballot. The three countywide measures will be joined by five other tax proposals: two school renewals and three renewal/increase township... Read more

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