Why tie hospital Medicare payments to performance?
The government started the incentive program because hospitals historically got the same amount of money from Medicare whether patient care was good or bad.
10 things for school districts to consider before merging
As two Madison County school districts consider merging, their superintendents and an expert on school consolidation say there are a number of issues to examine.
St. Cloud Times
St. John's, St. Ben's among top schools in study abroad programs
The College of St. Benedict and St. John's University are ranked second in the nation among baccalaureate institutions with students who participate in mid-length study abroad programs.
The Brooklyn Paper
GRAVESEND: Brooklyn celebrates Veterans Day
The PS 216 chorus sings, "Proud to be an American" before a crowd of teary-eyed veterans at the school's Nov. 7 Veterans Day event.
The Evening Sun
Phoenix Project Dance to take the spotlight at The Palace Theater
Local dance company Phoenix Project Dance will be performing its vivid routine at 8 p.m. both Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22 and 23 at The Palace Theater, located at 19 Utica St. in Hamilton.