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Even beloved public schools may lose students for ever

Even beloved public schools may lose students for ever

The Newhart family moved to their Chicago suburb for the public schools. But when William Hatch Elementary closed its doors at the beginning of the pandemic, it contributed to a downward spiral for the family. “To put it plainly, those were probably some of the more difficult months that we had as a family, ever,”…MORE

New comic book celebrates nurses as health care superheroes

New comic book celebrates nurses as health care superheroes

Move over Superman, Spiderman and Batman, there are new superheroes in town! And they’re wearing scrubs not capes! Marvel Comics and Allegheny Health Network (AHN) say they have collaborated to celebrate real-life health care heroes with a new comic book. It’s been developed with advertising agency Doner. In a year where the coronavirus pandemic has…MORE

Massachusetts state trooper who served on former governor’s protection detail was subject to racial and age-based discrimination, state commission rules

Massachusetts state trooper who served on former governor’s protection detail was subject to racial and age-based discrimination, state commission rules

A Black former Massachusetts state trooper who served on Gov. Deval Patrick’s protection detail from 2007 to 2013 was the victim of racial and age-related discrimination when he was removed from that unit, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination has ruled. The ruling, which was made in June, was first reported Wednesday by The Boston Globe.…MORE

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