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  • Controversial stoplight for Summit Greens community OK'd

    Controversial stoplight for Summit Greens community OK'd
    CLERMONT — Judy Proli wasn't sure what would happen when she was hospitalized earlier this year after a heavy wood cabinet fell on her. The Clermont resident spent years fighting for a traffic light by Summit Greens, a 55-and-older gated community,...
  • LSCC honors award-winning baseball player Chris Blanton

    LSCC honors award-winning baseball player Chris Blanton
    LEESBURG — Receiving a diploma from Lake-Sumter State College for an associate's degree was a thrill in itself for former Lakehawks catcher Chris Blanton, but he didn't know the experience was going to result in his making history. But that's what...
  • Glendale Community College cross-country drops uphill battle at Mt. SAC

    A four-race winning streak and an air of invincibility ended for the Glendale Community College women’s cross-country team Friday morning at Mt. San Antonio College. The Vaqueros entered top-ranked in state, but fell to host Mt. SAC, 46-49. The...
  • Study: Chicago charter schools lag traditional ones

     Study: Chicago charter schools lag traditional ones
    Charter schools have failed to improve Chicago's public school system and perform less ably than comparable traditional schools, according to a new report from an urban research group at the University of Minnesota Law School. The Institute on...
  • Lehigh University names new president

    Lehigh University names new president
    Lehigh University has a new leader. John D. Simon, executive vice president and provost at the University of Virginia, will become Lehigh's 14th president July 1, the school announced Friday in a news release. Simon is an internationally renowned...
  • San Diego State student with meningitis remains on life support

    San Diego State student with meningitis remains on life support
    The 18-year-old student at San Diego State University stricken with meningococcal meningitis remains on life support as doctors look for possible “recipients [for] some of her vital organs,” the university said late Friday. A statement...
  • Cal State announces tentative agreement on faculty contract

    Cal State announces tentative agreement on faculty contract
    California State University announced Thursday that it has reached a tentative agreement with its faculty union on a three-year contract that restores pay increases and addresses workload concerns. The agreement with the California Faculty Assn....
  • FAU Jupiter campus could get scientific makeover

    FAU Jupiter campus could get scientific makeover
    A lot of scientific research has happened on Florida Atlantic University's Jupiter campus in recent years, but not from FAU. The university has been mostly left out of the millions in federal research dollars that have gone to the Florida locations of...
  • Susan Tompor: Using a credit card for college tuition rings up fees

    Paying for one's college tuition by going online and using a credit card sounds super convenient. But it's also a really easy way to get hit with hundreds of dollars in extra fees. The average convenience fee for colleges that accept credit cards is 2.62...
  • Freebie Friday: Free events around town

    Freebie Friday: Free events around town
    Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.   Freebie Spotlight     Latin Food & Wine Festival: a celebration of Latin culinary  contributions. 6:30 p.m. today, Cranes Roost Park, 275 Cranes Roost  Blvd., Altamonte Springs, free, (food...
  • Regents OK $75M Improvement Plan; Legislator Says It's 'Wishful Thinking'

    Regents OK $75M Improvement Plan; Legislator Says It's 'Wishful Thinking'
    ENFIELD — The Board of Regents for Higher Education on Thursday unanimously approved a sweeping plan to boost campus security, launch a new scholarship program and hire 150 new student advisers at Connecticut's state universities and community...