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Swallows Charter Academy graduate says yearbook photo was omitted due to LGBTQ Pride flag

Laney Sorensen, a recent Swallows Charter Academy graduate, knew that by taking her senior photos she wanted to honor who she is – but after the school omitted her photo from the yearbook, Sorensen knew she had to s ‘to express. Sorensen submitted the photo of herself in a crop top and jeans with an […]

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Official manual for Siren, Siren Maniacs, may have a reprint

The official manual of Forbidden Mermaid, mermaid maniacsis available for pre-order from Fukkan.com. Fukkan is a service where users vote for books that are no longer available or in print. If the book reaches 200 pre-orders, it will become available again. Whether mermaid maniacs returns, the book will cost about 3080 JPY, or about $28. […]

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Yum Ex-CEO Greg Creed, CMO Ken Muench Pen Marketing Guidebook | Franchise News

Former Yum Brands CEO Greg Creed and current company CMO Ken Muench have released a new book, a how-to guide to their marketing practices behind Taco Bell and other Yum brands. Muench said in short, the book is “lighter on the BS than most marketing books, heavier on the practical side.” The book, “RED Marketing: […]

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Word of the day from the Oxford Dictionary: “bakya” from the Philippines

Marc Jayson Cayabyab (The Philippine Star) – June 24, 2021 – 12:00 am MANILA, Philippines – The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) introduced the Tagalog word “bakya” as the word of the day on Tuesday, marking its important contribution to Filipino English. The OED on its official Twitter account posted its definition of bakya as a […]

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New Swedish Coins and Banknotes Manual Now Available

By Institute of Money and Currency …… A new book on All Sweden Coins 995-2021 is now available in a compact 512-page, full-color, 8.25 × 5.75-inch format, and priced at just $ 9.95 USD (plus $ 5.75 for shipping and handling). MyntÃ¥rsboken 995-2021 (or 995-2021 Parts Directory), is a Swedish numismatist and author Roberto Delzanno, […]

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A cheerleader with Down’s syndrome has been omitted from her school yearbook.

Growing up in Indonesia, Farwiza Farhan has always loved the ocean. That’s why she decided to study marine biology. But the more she learned, the more she realized that it was not enough to work in the ocean. She needed to protect him. “I see the ocean ecosystem collapsing due to overfishing and climate change,” […]

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Qatar ranks 17th in the Global Competitiveness Directory

Doha: Qatar ranked 17th in the 2021 World Competitiveness Yearbook – which is published annually by the International Institute for Management Development (IMD in Switzerland – out of 64 countries, mostly highly developed countries. The ranking was based on national statistics provided to IMD as well as the result of a survey of a sample […]

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Mom outraged by posts supporting son’s alleged killer in high school yearbook

A Massachusetts mother is outraged after posts supporting her son’s alleged killer ended up in the local high school yearbook. Heidi Kimborowicz started a petition and protested outside Dracut City Hall in an effort to have Dracut’s high school yearbooks reprinted. Kimborowicz’s son Adrian, 20, was shot dead near Lowell in September last year, NBC […]

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Mum outraged by messages supporting her son’s alleged murderer in high school yearbook

A Massachusetts mother is outraged after messages supporting her son’s alleged murderer found their way into the local high school directory. Heidi Kimborowicz launched a petition and demonstrated in front of the town hall of Dracut in order to have the directories of the Dracut high school reprinted. Kimborowicz’s son Adrian, 20, was shot dead […]

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Cheer team manager who has Down syndrome excluded from directory photo

A Layton family wants to know why their eighth-grade daughter, who has Down syndrome, was left out of the cheerleader squad photo in her school yearbook. “She was sad. She was sad not to be included,” said Jordyn Poll, Morgyn’s older sister. “There were two photos that were taken – one photo was taken with […]

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Directory controversy; Rick Steves; Jobs in the hotel industry in Florida; Sweet flowers of the day

Listen Listen… / 52:55 Listen to Thursday’s First Coast Connect with Melissa Ross The recent phone book fiasco in St. Johns County has garnered national attention, even from the federal government. The United States Department of Education’s Civil Rights Office is investigating the St. Johns County School District for potential violation of federal laws for […]

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Publication of the 2021 Security Yearbook by Richard Stiennon

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Author, industry analyst and founder of IT-Harvest, Richard Stiennon, announced the publication of “Security Yearbook 2021: A History and Directory of the IT Security Industry”. The book is available at http://www.it-harvest.com/shop. It was produced and printed in hardcover with the support of sponsors Anitian and Cofense.

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New Persian-Armenian dictionary unveiled by Sadi Foundation

TEHRAN – A new Persian-Armenian dictionary compiled by Tigran Davtyan has been released by the Sadi Foundation. The Armenian-Persian dictionary will be useful to Iranologists, translators, students, journalists, businessmen and a wide range of readers. The book was presented at a meeting at the Writers’ Union of Armenia in Yerevan, the foundation announced on Tuesday. […]

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‘Heartbroken’: School comes under scrutiny for yearbook error involving cheerleader with Down’s syndrome

DAVIS COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – A Facebook post about a high school directory error goes viral. In the post, a Davis County woman said her sister was left out of the support team photo. Her sister is on the team and also lives with Down syndrome. The school district is now reviewing the situation and […]

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Book Review: Yearbook, by Seth Rogen

Phone bookby Seth Rogen (Hachette, $37.99) Reviewed by Kylie Klein-Nixon OPINION: For a very long time, I suspected that Seth Rogen would be the perfect date for dinner. He’s smart, but not too smart to take advantage of a well-crafted d… and/or fart prank; driven, despite being the poster child of the modern stoner lifestyle; […]

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High school suspends its own yearbook on Black Lives Matter

A Florida high school suspended distribution of its yearbook because it devoted a section of the book to Black Lives Matter and student participation in the movement. School yearbooks are generally written by students and advised by a teacher. Teacher David Fleischer told CNN that his yearbook committee students took pride in their finished product, […]

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Need a cyber-dictionary? Welcome to Grammar 2.0

“Can a dog be twins?” So reads the meme, a tweet composed by the unnamed heroine, five words that quickly go viral. Global. “The post had recently reached the penetration stage where teens posted teary face emoji to him. They were in high school. They were going to remember “Can a dog be twins?” Instead […]

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The YEH Yearbook: Class of 2012

June 08, 2021 The YEH Yearbook: Class of 2012 Cooley CrossBorder and Kim Severson. Photo USEA The USEA Young Event Horse (YEH) program continued with another successful year in 2012. For the eighth consecutive year, the USEA YEH East Coast Championships were held at Fair Hill International in Elkton, Maryland. The USEA YEH West Coast […]

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New manual to help islanders represent themselves in family court

A Charlottetown nonprofit has created a legal guide to help residents of Prince Edward Island who choose to represent themselves in family court. Community Legal Information has published its free 70-page book, How to go to family court without a lawyer: a manual, using funds from the Law Foundation of PEI, a non-profit organization. Emma […]