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When Failure IS an Option

All throughout high school, I tried to maintain perfection in my academics and extra curricular activities. In my mind, failure was not an option if I wanted to get into a good university and succeed in my post-grad plans. 587 more words

Game Development

Municipal schools prepare for new school year

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The band is already rehearsing at Houston High, a sure sign the school year isn’t far away.

They aren’t the only ones getting ready. 368 more words

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The State of Historic Preservation in Portland - 2014

The Portland City Council will hear the annual “State of the City Preservation Report” from the Portland Historic Landmarks Commission on Thursday, July 31st starting at 2:00PM… 297 more words

Historic Preservation

Baseball: The rosters are set for the Perfect Game All-American Classic, set for Aug. 10 at Petco Park

Perfect Game has announced the rosters for the 12th annual All-American Classic in San Diego’s Petco Park. The game will be held on Sunday, Aug. 10 at 8 p.m. 68 more words

Athletics

SC Gaining Traction on Preteen Vaccinations

By Jamie Shuster

The CDC just released the results of their National Immunization Survey-Teen and there is good news for South Carolina students. The percentage of young people ages 13-17 who received a Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis) vaccine rose from 64.9% to 71.9% between 2012 and 2013. 302 more words

Outreach

Tomorrow's Dreams to offer music program of special needs kids

Jeb Niewood has begun Tomorrow’s Dreams Today, a charitable organization. Programs will be offered at Coral Springs Charter School and kids from all over Southeast Florida are welcome. 220 more words

Coral Springs

Newport's Track Nears Completion

Newport’s track was paved last week, and the next step is to start the process of rubberized coating which will take five days. That process will start after July 31 which gives the track the required two weeks to set.   103 more words

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