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“Because We Can”: Endowed Scholarship Luncheon Celebrates Philanthropy at UMBC

As UMBC heads into its 50th year, we’ve been looking back on our tales of grit and moments of greatness. What better time to do that than the Endowed Scholarship Luncheon, a yearly event where donors meet the students who’ve benefited from their contributions? 461 more words

Student Scholarships

We're looking for a NEW Chair of Trustees!

Shine, the national charity supporting everyone affected by spina bifida and hydrocephalus, is looking for a new Chair of Trustees, to replace our current Chair, Richard Astle, who will be standing down after 12 years of dedicated support for the charity. 153 more words

Shine News

Act of Service 20 of 50: Shaping Young Minds, New Spaces

Typically when a fourth grader gripes about wanting a new school, the complaint is met with a dismissive response of: “Yes, wouldn’t that be nice.” But, when that same sentiment was expressed at Mills Lawn Elementary School in Yellow Springs, Ohio, the teacher transformed the grumble into an opportunity to learn—in a very impactful way. 389 more words


I'll Never Need More Than This

This year, one of the Tina Turner’s most important (if not one of the most important) recording turns 50. I’ll never forget the first time I heard the song… 238 more words

Tina Turner

Listen to the Monkees' Me and Magdalena

Here’s the latest song from the 1960s group, The Monkees. Me and Magdalena is sung by the band’s Mike Nesmith in lead vocals and Micky Dolenz in background vocals. 88 more words


Kennedy Celebrates Athletics as 50th Anniversary Approaches

Athletic Program Celebration Night

By Timothy Curry, Clarion Staff

As Kennedy nears its 50th anniversary, the athletic department is holding an open house on Friday, May 20 at 6:00 pm in the school auditorium.   272 more words


Pembroke Mall celebrates 50 years!

Here’s a blast from the past!

Long time Virginia Beach residents will remember back to 1966 when Pembroke Mall first opened its doors.

Photos: Pembroke Mall in 1966… 79 more words