That goal is to improve student attendance for those students missing for not good reasons. Overall, we have very good student attendance, but I have seen a very negative impact of poor attendance on very intelligent students.
Kenneth Branagh's 1993 film of "Much Ado About Nothing" kicks off the film festivities at 6:30 p.m Monday, Oct. 3. The romantic comedy shifts the action of the play to 19th Century Italy, celebrating the sunlit Tuscan countryside in place of a Renaissance-period Sicily.
This year, when the same son asked if he could go to the fair, I had one admonishment: Don’t come home with any more goldfish. After all these years as a parent, I’m still that naïve.
I’ve been involved in politics for the better part of a lifetime, and have spoken at a lot of public meetings over the years. There’s one question, I think, that I’ve heard more than any other: “If I want to be an informed citizen, which sources of information should I consult?”
Then it was 2001. September 11. “Happy Anniversary, honey. I love you.” I bought coffee and the guy selling it was white as a sheet, watching over my shoulder as the second plane exploded through the tower, me not even knowing about the first. “Gotta be some kind of accident,” I remember saying. “I wish,” the coffee guy said. And then, “Two ain’t no accident.”
During the off-season, I acquired a vast amount of knowledge about running backs — full and half; they run the ball. And receivers — the wide kind; they catch the ball. And tight ends, who stand on the end and can both block bodies and catch the ball.
"You can treat buckthorn all day long, but if neighboring lands aren't also treated,” added Nelson, “you'll be on the treatment treadmill forever." Bernu agrees that controlling an invasive "is not a once and done event, but a long period of treat, monitor, treat, monitor until the pest is controlled.” “We'll never totally eradicate it, but the goal is to get to an acceptable level (of buckthorn),” he said.
I grabbed a hammer and headed for the biffy. I took to pounding on parts that needed loosening. My husband, hearing the ruckus and undoubtedly fearing the damage I could do with a hammer, soon joined me and we proceeded to dismantle the faucet.
With all this and more, we at the Carlton County Farmers Market are delighted to invite you to our First Annual Harvest Festival, which will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, at the Premiere Theatres parking lot in Cloquet.
All told, 3,015 victims were killed from the 9/11 attacks, including 366 N.Y. firefighters, police officers and paramedics. A museum of remembrance was eventually made at ground zero, forever considered sacred ground. After the attacks, patriotism soared, with Wal-Mart selling five million U.S. flags the first nine months.