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National Ferris wheel day coming up

By | February 6, 2014 5:56 am | 0 Comments

Yes, I know — in February? Next Friday — Valentine’s Day — is Ferris Wheel Day — a tribute to¬†George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr., born on Feb. 14. My first date with my husband was on a Ferris wheel — at the North East Cherry Festival 12 years ago. So, here’s to George Ferris! The…


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Best and worst school system rankings by state — an education

By | February 4, 2013 7:05 am | 0 Comments

The Wall Street Journal and countless media outlets reported Education Week’s best and worst school systems by state in the United States last month, and the report on is below: Top 10 Maryland ranked at the top for the fifth straight year Massachusetts New York Virginia Arkansas Florida Georgia New Jersey West Virginia Kentucky…


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