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14 min ago | The Township Journal

Butler named Kittatinny HS teacher of the year

Steve Butler is shown in the picture with some of his students. Standing behind him from left are Melissa Framarin, Dan D'Errico, Phil Bajkowsky, Zoe Kodrowski, Ed Bentley and Scott Costello.


Related Topix: Education Etc.

6 hrs ago | The Daily Journal

Wanting historic status for local town

An Ohio graduate student is leading an effort to gain national recognition for one Cumberland County town.


Related Topix: Cumberland County, NJ, Mauricetown, NJ, Atlantic County, NJ

10 hrs ago |

College Student from Wayne Accused of Assaulting Classmate

A Wayne man was one of three college students charged with home invasion and assault after allegedly beating up one of their classmates , reported.


Related Topix: Wayne, NJ

Tue Apr 22, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

'Tween' television programming promotes some stereotypical conceptions of gender roles

Gerding found that tween viewers could potentially develop narrow conceptions about their range of possibilities in the world.


Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, University of Missouri, Human Sexuality


High court upholds Michigan affirmative action ban

This Sept. 19, 2013 file photo shows Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor speaking at the University of Delaware in Newark, Del.


Related Topix: US News, Sonia Sotomayor, Anthony Kennedy

Cape Gazette

Performing Arts Club offers "Romeo & Juliet" May 2-3

The Delaware Tech Owens Campus Performing Arts Club presents Romeo & Juliet Friday, May 2 and Saturday, May 3. In rehearsal are Nikki Fulmele as Juliet, Candace Fortney as The Narrator, and Tyler Meding as Romeo.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater

NBC Philadelphia

UDel Students Arrested for Home Invasion, Assault

Three college students were arrested after they allegedly walked into an apartment, kicked in a bedroom door and beat up another student, according to Newark police.


Mon Apr 21, 2014

Water Online

Bacteria Fighting Fabric

Each year in India, waterborne diseases sicken approximately 37.7 million people.


Related Topix: India, World News

National Review Online

Study: Twice As Many Democrats to Speak at Commencements as Republicans

Twice as many Democrats as Republicans will be doling out advice to graduates at this year's commencement ceremonies, according to a new study.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Joe Biden, University of South Carolina, Yale University

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Drones help find World War II's missing soldiers

The BentProp Project has spent years finding American soldiers who went missing in the Pacific during World War II, but available technology has limited its success.


Related Topix: Science, Oceanography, Science / Technology, Robots, Gadgets

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Thousands pelted with color at 5K run

Billy Howarth filled a plastic bottle with bright blue cornstarch and patiently waited for the first of the Color Run participants to pass through the blue zone.


Fri Apr 18, 2014

Cape Gazette

Walk the Boards for Parkinson May 17 in Rehoboth Beach

Gathered for the signing of the proclamation naming April as Parkinson Disease Awareness Month are in back Bill Smith, Joyce McCoy, Dennis Leebel, Betty Leebel, Liz McCaffrey, Arthur Elkin, Gov. Jack Markell, Elaine Russo, Andy Russo, Ed Slygh and Sonny Meier.


Related Topix: Rehoboth Beach, DE, Jack Markell, US Governors, Sussex County, DE, Healthcare Law, Law, Dover, DE

Washington Times

Critics rail against liberal bias for commencement speakers

This year's Democratic commencement speakers outnumber their Republicans counterparts by more than 2 to 1, according to a survey by Campus Reform.


Related Topix: US News, Yale University, University of South Carolina, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul

Thu Apr 17, 2014


Better thermal-imaging lens from waste sulfur

A University of Arizona-led research team has discovered a simple process for making a new lightweight plastic from the inexpensive and abundant element sulfur.


Related Topix: University of Arizona, Cameras, Chemistry, Science

Daily Record

Pollution threatens Barnegat Bay businesses

Barnegat Bay contributes about $4 billion a year to New Jersey's economy, and could grow into an even bigger engine if water quality were improved to bring more users back, according to a University of Delaware research study.


Related Topix: Ocean County, NJ, Beachwood, NJ, Toms River, NJ

USA Today

Check out Christie, Biden on Throwback Thursday

That's Biden, then a U.S. senator representing Delaware, posing with a young Christie, Christie's wife, Mary Pat, and their daughter Sarah.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, John Edwards

Medical News Today

Processing can affect size of nanocarriers for targeted drug delivery

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Torch

St. John's elects 17th President, Conrado M. Gempesaw

Last week, the St. John's Presidential Search Committee and Board of Trustees announced that Conrado M. Gempesaw, Ph.D., will be the 17th president of the University.


Related Topix: Asian-American, Oxford, OH

USA Today

Handmade wedding bands say I Dyi do

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Related Topix: Wedding, Anaheim, CA

American Thinker

Vice President Clinton?

After the midterms, Joe Biden resigns citing vague, undefined health reasons. Biden will devote his time to assembling documents from his many years in the Senate and as VP for inclusion in the planned Biden Library , mostly already funded by a large pool of donations from wealthy contributors.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, History in the News