| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Lehigh professor Steven Sametz was featured on CBS News over the weekend in a,segment on his "A Child's Requiem" he is composing in honor of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Newtown. Sametz grew up in......
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:02 AM
In the state of Florida, all sex offenders are prohibited from living within 1,000 feet of any school, day care or park -- unless said sex offender was convicted before the state law went into effect.
That's the case with Howard Porter, a registered sex...
| Dec 22, 2013
A soft electronic buzz filled the air in a classroom at Glen Grove Elementary School on a recent Thursday morning as a silver machine in the back of the room created, layer-by-layer, intricate neon-green objects.
The portable 3-D printer making the...
| Jan 1, 2014
Born cocaine-exposed and 3 months premature at 1 pound, 12 ounces, Andrea Goodell was diagnosed with ADHD at age 6. Medications weren't the answer for her. Now at age 25, she tells us about learning other ways to manage the disorder while growing up in...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Six elementary schools in the Chicago Archdiocese are slated to close at the end of the school year, and more could join that list before the end of the month, officials said Thursday.
Sister Mary Paul McCaughey, superintendent of Chicago Catholic...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 12:58 PM
St. Bernadette Catholic School in Evergreen Park is the sixth elementary school in the Chicago Archdiocese named as being slated to close at the end of the school year, with more possibly joining that list before the end of the month.
Families and staff...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Most students are exposed in school to efforts by food and beverage companies to sell food or gain brand loyalty, despite a decline in some kinds of commercial enterprises, including in soda machine contracts, researchers reported Monday.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:00 PM
As we dive into the new year, work is well underway to bring to life the transformation in teaching and learning envisioned by Baltimore County Public Schools in our strategic plan, Blueprint 2.0, with a focus on academics, safety and security,...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:07 PM
When Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber announced his bid for a fourth term Monday, it was no surprise that he did so at an elementary school – a long way from the headquarters of Cover Oregon where software engineers are still trying to fix problems with...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:50 PM
The Glendale Assistance League's 38th annual Festival of Trees was truly "A Golden Christmas."
League president Karen Millman welcomed her 400-plus audience members. The "gold" theme was carried throughout with everything from golden-tree centerpieces...
| Dec 13, 2013
Toys for Tots collection at community college
The Anne Arundel Community College Department of Public Safety is a drop-off site for the Marine Corps Reserve's Toys for Tots collection program through Wednesday, Dec. 18. Take new, unwrapped toys from 8 a....