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Valley Central
Texas schools still hurting from 2011 budget cuts, data showIn a packed Austin courtroom in 2012, the state's lawyers sought to convince a
Texas schools still hurting from 2011 budget cuts, data show
Valley Central / Posted 7 hours ago
In a packed Austin courtroom in 2012, the state's lawyers sought to convince a judge that if Texas schools spent their money wisely, they needn't suffer greatly from a $5.4-billion cut to public schools passed by the Legislature. Surely, an assistant... Read more
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News 8000
Mankato hospital helps kids experience hearingThe Free Press reported. Jada was born deaf but wears cochlear implants that a
Mankato hospital helps kids experience hearing
News 8000 / Posted 7 hours ago
The Free Press reported. Jada was born deaf but wears cochlear implants that allow her to hear and communicate with the world around her. Thanks to them, she is a talkative toddler who communicates at an age-appropriate level. Across the... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Elyria Catholic administrator to see Pope's address to CongressFrancis delivers an address to a joint session of Congress. Krakowiak, the exe
Elyria Catholic administrator to see Pope's address to Congress
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 7 hours ago
Francis delivers an address to a joint session of Congress. Krakowiak, the executive in residence at Elyria Catholic High School, will be the personal guest of U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Urbana, and will be seated in the House gallery for the Sept.... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
2011 Budget Cuts Still Hamper Schools Data Shows - 2011 Budget Cuts Still Hamper Schools Data Shows by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune Aug. 31 2015 In a packed Austin courtroom in 2012 the state's lawyers sought to convince a judge that if Texas sc...In a packed Austin courtroom in 2012, the state's lawyers sought to convince a
2011 Budget Cuts Still Hamper Schools Data Shows - 2011 Budget Cuts Still Hamper Schools Data Shows by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune Aug. 31 2015 In a packed Austin courtroom in 2012 the state's lawyers sought to convince a judge that if Texas sc...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
In a packed Austin courtroom in 2012, the state's lawyers sought to convince a judge that if Texas schools spent their money wisely, they needn't suffer greatly from a $5.4-billion cut to public schools passed by the Legislature. Surely, an assistant... Read more
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Salon.com
“New Orleans was primed for all-out combat”: Remembering the media’s deadly Hurricane Katrina racismover the city. Still, the idea took hold and reports of running street battles
“New Orleans was primed for all-out combat”: Remembering the media’s deadly Hurricane Katrina racism
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
over the city. Still, the idea took hold and reports of running street battles and armed gangs were everywhere. Most of the world watched in horror in those early days at the devastation and carnage being wreaked by mother nature and crumbling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa - Progress in Fight Against Rhino PoachingStrategic Management approach is successful, not only in South Africa, but also
Minister Edna Molewa - Progress in Fight Against Rhino Poaching
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Strategic Management approach is successful, not only in South Africa, but also within Africa and in the rest of the world. I want to thank our friends from the media who have made the time to be here today, especially on a Sunday. We regard... Read more
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Kiama Independent
BathurstAM| Monday, August 31, 2015to open dancers welcome. Dancing is held on Monday and Wednesday from 5-8pm. Th
BathurstAM| Monday, August 31, 2015
Kiama Independent / Posted 19 hours ago
to open dancers welcome. Dancing is held on Monday and Wednesday from 5-8pm. The Bathurst Line Dancing group meets at Scots school. For parking and location information call Jenny on 0402 412 992. THE Bathurst Eisteddfod will continue this week as... Read more
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The Morning Call
Foes to friends: Noah Robb and Matt Laub are keys to a turnaround by the Lehigh football teamNoah Robb and Matt Laub were high school rivals. Robb played on the Central Ca
Foes to friends: Noah Robb and Matt Laub are keys to a turnaround by the Lehigh football team
The Morning Call / Posted 19 hours ago
Noah Robb and Matt Laub were high school rivals. Robb played on the Central Catholic team that won the state title in 2010 in addition to a third consecutive district title and was an all-state selection as a defensive back. Laub overcame a major... Read more
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Salon.com
A burka in a Christian town: How Fox News and right-wing media turned a lesson in tolerance into an excuse for hatepulled out an abaya, a full-length body garment for women, from Kuwait. As if
A burka in a Christian town: How Fox News and right-wing media turned a lesson in tolerance into an excuse for hate
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
pulled out an abaya, a full-length body garment for women, from Kuwait. As if she were modeling for a fashion show, the world geography teacher stuck her arms out sideways and held the garment against her to show how far it stretched, from the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Changes at Indian Mound Will Include Removal of Most Treesplant of the family Polygonaceae, native to East Asia in Japan, China and Korea
Changes at Indian Mound Will Include Removal of Most Trees
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted yesterday
plant of the family Polygonaceae, native to East Asia in Japan, China and Korea. In North America and Europe has been classified as an invasive species. In Australia it is illegal to have any of this species growing on a person's... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Comcast offering Internet service to families in needAs the world becomes more and more centered on technology, schools are no excep
Comcast offering Internet service to families in need
Key West Citizen / Posted yesterday
As the world becomes more and more centered on technology, schools are no exception. There are emails from teachers and principals, articles and videos to research for class and, for some classes, homework is turned in online. While this turn to... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Quincyan Rob Mellon seeks Congress on shoestring budgetby most campaign consultants. Mellon expects that his Republican opponent's nam
Quincyan Rob Mellon seeks Congress on shoestring budget
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted yesterday
by most campaign consultants. Mellon expects that his Republican opponent's name is not going to be a surprise in the district where Ray LaHood, Darin's father, served in Congress before becoming secretary of transportation in 2009. A history... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Library Linesthis September to lead our youngest readers in story time. The program includes
Library Lines
Tri-County Citizen / Posted yesterday
this September to lead our youngest readers in story time. The program includes stories, songs, crafts and snacks. The class will be held on Tuesday mornings at starting Sept. 15 at 10:30 a.m. Registration is required and the class is limited... Read more
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Washington Post
Millennials have transformed Arlington, but will they stay?now the young adults who have enlivened and enriched this urbanizing suburb jus
Millennials have transformed Arlington, but will they stay?
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
now the young adults who have enlivened and enriched this urbanizing suburb just across the Potomac River from the District are starting a new generation; there have been 10 infants born to the 37 households on the cul-de-sac since 2008,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
These Photos Capture The Spirit Of New Orleans, 10 Years After Katrinathe antique St. Charles line cars survived. The line is considered the oldest c
These Photos Capture The Spirit Of New Orleans, 10 Years After Katrina
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
the antique St. Charles line cars survived. The line is considered the oldest continually operating streetcar line in the world. A man carries a boom box during the Original Big 7 Social Aid and Pleasure Club 'second line' parade on May 10, 2015... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |left, Chung Lam Lau, 17, of Goldsboro, and Sidney Stewart, 17, of Charlotte, bo
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
left, Chung Lam Lau, 17, of Goldsboro, and Sidney Stewart, 17, of Charlotte, both seniors at the N.C. School of Science and Mathematics, and Mary Lassiter, 23, their student life instructor, inspect tubers at a "Potato Drop" at... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
After the flood: How the people of New Orleans are healingIt’s a mid-summer evening at Alice M. Harte elementary and many of those jammed
After the flood: How the people of New Orleans are healing
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
It’s a mid-summer evening at Alice M. Harte elementary and many of those jammed into the school’s gymnasium are fanning themselves with anything they can find. The city is in the midst of a nasty heat wave, with scorching temperatures made worse by... Read more
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Forsyth County News
International skills are focus of new diploma sealFORSYTH COUNTY — High school seniors who graduate in spring will be the first c
International skills are focus of new diploma seal
Forsyth County News / Posted 2 days ago
FORSYTH COUNTY — High school seniors who graduate in spring will be the first class to have the option to earn a new diploma seal offered by the state. Georgia is offering the International Skills Diploma Seal to graduates who demonstrate a strong... Read more
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The News & Observer
Teacher who was late 111 times says he was eating breakfastbreakfast | News & Observer August 28, 2015 An elementary school teacher wh
Teacher who was late 111 times says he was eating breakfast
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
breakfast | News & Observer August 28, 2015 An elementary school teacher who was allowed to keep his job despite being late for work 111 times in two years said Friday that breakfast... Read more
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Scotsman
Greg Whyte on training Sport Relief celebritiesand Davina McCall, oh Davina, battered by gusts of wind up to 60mph as she atte
Greg Whyte on training Sport Relief celebrities
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
and Davina McCall, oh Davina, battered by gusts of wind up to 60mph as she attempted to get from Edinburgh to the Lake District by bike, on her journey to London.“I got such abuse for that one,” Whyte says, now seated for lunch, with a massive... Read more
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The Irish Times
Grow: The secret world of Dahlias Judging these colourful flowers is an exacting process; you can see it in acti
Grow: The secret world of Dahlias
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
Judging these colourful flowers is an exacting process; you can see it in action today in Greystones The new dahlia garden in Aras an Uachtarain, which contains several Irish-bed cultivars include Dahlia ‘John... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Lake Norman H.S senior questions why flags are banned on vehicles at schoolFriday morning, Mason Carver drove to school with a different look on his pick
Lake Norman H.S senior questions why flags are banned on vehicles at school
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
Friday morning, Mason Carver drove to school with a different look on his pick up truck. He put a 2 1/2' by 4' American flag and a 4' by 5' North Carolina state flag on the back on his truck. It's turns out that's not something officials want on... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Lake Norman H.S senior questions why flags are banned on vehicles at schoolFriday morning, Mason Carver drove to school with a different look on his pick
Lake Norman H.S senior questions why flags are banned on vehicles at school
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Friday morning, Mason Carver drove to school with a different look on his pick up truck. He put a 2 1/2' by 4' American flag and a 4' by 5' North Carolina state flag on the back on his truck. It's turns out that's not something officials want on... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
44 a.m. EDTdeputy police chief Chakthip Chaijinda said of the suspect. The blast at the Er
44 a.m. EDT
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
deputy police chief Chakthip Chaijinda said of the suspect. The blast at the Erawan Shrine in the commercial Rajaprasong district of the capital on Aug. 17 killed 20 people, including foreigners. HOUSTON (AP) � A sheriff's deputy in uniform was... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
AP Top News at 5:44 a.m. EDTdeputy police chief Chakthip Chaijinda said of the suspect. The blast at the Er
AP Top News at 5:44 a.m. EDT
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
deputy police chief Chakthip Chaijinda said of the suspect. The blast at the Erawan Shrine in the commercial Rajaprasong district of the capital on Aug. 17 killed 20 people, including foreigners. HOUSTON (AP) � A sheriff's deputy in uniform was... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
44 a.m. EDTdeputy police chief Chakthip Chaijinda said of the suspect. The blast at the Er
44 a.m. EDT
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
deputy police chief Chakthip Chaijinda said of the suspect. The blast at the Erawan Shrine in the commercial Rajaprasong district of the capital on Aug. 17 killed 20 people, including foreigners. HOUSTON (AP) � A sheriff's deputy in uniform was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP Top News at 5:44 a.m. EDTdeputy police chief Chakthip Chaijinda said of the suspect. The blast at the Er
AP Top News at 5:44 a.m. EDT
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
deputy police chief Chakthip Chaijinda said of the suspect. The blast at the Erawan Shrine in the commercial Rajaprasong district of the capital on Aug. 17 killed 20 people, including foreigners. HOUSTON (AP) � A sheriff's deputy in uniform was... Read more
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York Daily Record
White roses and thorns>> And good luck to the amazing Red Land Little League team as it plays today f
White roses and thorns
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
>> And good luck to the amazing Red Land Little League team as it plays today for the U.S. championship and a slot in the World Series final. What a wonderful story this has been. We're in awe of the northern York County team's poise and skill.... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Standards Based Grading and technology(also known as Standards Based Grading) or SBL. SBL is a term used in education
Standards Based Grading and technology
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
(also known as Standards Based Grading) or SBL. SBL is a term used in education and one that has been a focus in our district for several years. Staff and administration continue to work on a districtwide plan to implement SBL. The goal of... Read more
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Orange County Register
If your kid gets a bad teacher, what do you do?to shame the underachievers, or play favorites in a way that’s difficult to pin
If your kid gets a bad teacher, what do you do?
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
to shame the underachievers, or play favorites in a way that’s difficult to pin down. They are not breaking the law or even school rules, but they are making your child miserable. Most teachers are good people. They are hardworking, compassionate... Read more
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Surrey Leader
B.C. regulates homestay studentsThe Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding in
B.C. regulates homestay students
Surrey Leader / Posted 3 days ago
The Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding international students travelling here to learn. Surrey-Fleetwood MLA Peter Fassbender announced the new guidelines on Friday in Surrey. They are the first such rules for... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
B.C. regulates homestay studentsThe Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding in
B.C. regulates homestay students
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
The Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding international students travelling here to learn. Surrey-Fleetwood MLA Peter Fassbender announced the new guidelines on Friday in Surrey. They are the first such rules for... Read more
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Peace Arch News
B.C. regulates homestay studentsThe Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding in
B.C. regulates homestay students
Peace Arch News / Posted 3 days ago
The Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding international students travelling here to learn. Surrey-Fleetwood MLA Peter Fassbender announced the new guidelines on Friday in Surrey. They are the first such rules for... Read more
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Washington Post
Teacher keeps his job despite racking up 111 tardiesA New Jersey teacher who was late to work more than 100 times over the course o
Teacher keeps his job despite racking up 111 tardies
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
A New Jersey teacher who was late to work more than 100 times over the course of two school years may keep his job, according to an arbitrator’s decision. The New Brunswick school district had tried to fire elementary school teacher Arnold Anderson... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Hansen joins TSD raceLoveland native Vance Hansen wants to turn the Thompson School District Board o
Hansen joins TSD race
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Loveland native Vance Hansen wants to turn the Thompson School District Board of Education into a team that can work together to provide a quality education for all students and to modernize curriculum to meet a changing global workforce. Hansen has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How we raised a killerand a younger sibling were left in the care of their sisters, aged 12 and 13. T
How we raised a killer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and a younger sibling were left in the care of their sisters, aged 12 and 13. The older children, who were not enrolled in school, then left the pre-schoolers home alone. "Parents rarely seen," according to the CYF file, and the situation for the... Read more
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ChillicotheNews
Block begins 30th year of teachingBy BRITTANY TUTT btutt@chillicothenews.com Brenda Block entered her 30th year o
Block begins 30th year of teaching
ChillicotheNews / Posted 3 days ago
By BRITTANY TUTT btutt@chillicothenews.com Brenda Block entered her 30th year of teaching for the Chillicothe school district this year, making her the longest employed certified employee currently working full-time for the district. Block works in... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Pleasanton Ukulele Band performing this weekend at the Firehousean emphasis in voice and minored in drama at San Jose State University, and he
Pleasanton Ukulele Band performing this weekend at the Firehouse
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
an emphasis in voice and minored in drama at San Jose State University, and he worked as a music specialist in the Dublin school district for 34 years until he retired in 2001. The guitar was his primary instrument until about nine years ago,... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Much of county without power after outageapproximately five hours, and the Craig outage was about two hours. John Crome
Much of county without power after outage
Craig Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
approximately five hours, and the Craig outage was about two hours. John Cromer, YVEA’s general foreman in the Craig district, said repairs had been completed on the line responsible for the Maybell outage, but YVEA is waiting on better... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Quakertown Community SD takes steps to support student achievementQuakertown Community School District is making it a priority to ensure it suppo
Quakertown Community SD takes steps to support student achievement
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
Quakertown Community School District is making it a priority to ensure it supports student achievement. Assistant to the Superintendent for Curriculum and Elementary Programs Suzanne Laverick-Stone presented the board with steps the district has... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Possibility of teachers strike looming over Spokane Public SchoolsEducation Association (S.E.A.) says agreements have to be set in stone in Spoka
Possibility of teachers strike looming over Spokane Public Schools
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
Education Association (S.E.A.) says agreements have to be set in stone in Spokane by Monday at midnight if Spokane Public schools want to avoid a strike; The first day of school for Spokane Public Schools is August 31st, but it is the second day... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Terriers looking to build on strong finishyoung men. The team morale is significantly up from where it was last year." A
Terriers looking to build on strong finish
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
young men. The team morale is significantly up from where it was last year." And the players notice it too. "It means the world," Yancey said of having Atwell start his second season. "The first year, you are just trying to learn the plays. Now... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The Steps One Homeless Teen Took To Get A Full Ride To Yalein a chemistry lab. She says she doesn’t know yet if she wants to major in chem
The Steps One Homeless Teen Took To Get A Full Ride To Yale
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
in a chemistry lab. She says she doesn’t know yet if she wants to major in chemistry, history or both, but has the upcoming school year to decide. Andazola Marquez grew up in Thornton, Colorado, right outside of Denver. Her life as a teen revolved... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Building 21 ready for the first day of school in AllentownIn just a little over a week, students will fill the halls of Allentown's newes
Building 21 ready for the first day of school in Allentown
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
In just a little over a week, students will fill the halls of Allentown's newest high school. At "Building 21 Allentown", the focus is on technology and real world experience. The $3.6 million dollar school stands at the site of the old Wachovia... Read more
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The Telegraph
PETER KNEWBora family relative said Indrani had gone to Guwahati in 2004, accompanied by
PETER KNEW
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Bora family relative said Indrani had gone to Guwahati in 2004, accompanied by Peter. "Sheena had just passed her Class X exams with good marks and Indrani said she had come to celebrate. They stayed in a hotel in the city and Sheena and... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Calendar for Aug. 28 Fremont Bulletinwill be available at the children's desk at 4:15 p.m. For more information, cal
Calendar for Aug. 28 Fremont Bulletin
The Fremont Argus / Posted 4 days ago
will be available at the children's desk at 4:15 p.m. For more information, call (510) 741-1421. Offered by Fremont Adult School, new line dance classes will begin Thursday, Sept. 3. Beginner class is scheduled from 6:45-7:30 p.m. with advanced... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
6 ways you can help North Charleston schoolsA new Facebook group, Park Circle Friends Nurturing Public Schools, gained more
6 ways you can help North Charleston schools
Charleston City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
A new Facebook group, Park Circle Friends Nurturing Public Schools, gained more than 200 members in a matter of days and set up a meeting Wednesday afternoon with several administrators from area schools. Despite the short notice and 4 p.m. start... Read more
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TribLIVE
Former rivals from Kittanning, Ford City bond to form River HawksThe merger of Ford City and Kittanning high schools into Armstrong provided coa
Former rivals from Kittanning, Ford City bond to form River Hawks
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
The merger of Ford City and Kittanning high schools into Armstrong provided coach Frank Fabian with some headaches this offseason. Just maybe not the ones he was expecting. Instead of concerns about former rivals getting along coming to fruition,... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Mankato Hospital Helps Kids Experience Hearing) reported. Jada was born deaf but wears cochlear implants that allow her to h
Mankato Hospital Helps Kids Experience Hearing
WDIO Duluth / Posted 4 days ago
) reported. Jada was born deaf but wears cochlear implants that allow her to hear and communicate with the world around her. Thanks to them, she is a talkative toddler who communicates at an age-appropriate level. Across the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Terriers looking to build on strong finishyoung men. The team morale is significantly up from where it was last year." A
Terriers looking to build on strong finish
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
young men. The team morale is significantly up from where it was last year." And the players notice it too. "It means the world," Yancey said of having Atwell start his second season. "The first year, you are just trying to learn the plays. Now... Read more
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