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Parents push back against proposed Peoria Public Schools modified calendar

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — Peoria Public School parents are pushing back against a calendar proposal some say is too premature. The debate surrounding traditional or modified calendars was at the heart of Monday’s night Peoria Public School Board meeting. Ultimately, the board decided to delay the vote for the time being.
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Jazmine Sullivan Is Releasing a Deluxe Version of Heaux Tales

It's finally happening: Jazmine Sullivan is releasing a deluxe version of Heaux Tales! Just a year after releasing her Grammy-nominated album, the R&B singer has announced that an extended version of her fourth studio project will arrive on Feb. 11. On Jan. 24, she tweeted, "Mark your calendars," with a graphic of the upcoming album, titled Heaux Tales, Mo' Tales: The Deluxe.
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2022-2023 school year calendars for El Paso area school districts

EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) — Some school districts in the El Paso area released its 2022-2023 school calendars. Below, find each school district's full 2022-2023 school year calendar:. El Paso Independent School District:. Ysleta Independent School District:. Socorro Independent School District:. Clint Independent School District:. Sign up for our...

Play CyberSpins Big Bingo Event for a Chance to Win $20,000

Mark Saturday January 29th on your calendars! This date is a don’t miss with the $20,000 Big Bingo Event over at CyberSpins. This big event is something we look forward to every month with this month no different than the others. The Big Event usually pays out $13,000, but CyberSpins is upping the ante paying out $20,000 instead. There will be five hours of games with 10 warm up games paying a guaranteed $1,000 each. Cards for the warm up games is just $2.00 each.

Focus Features Delays Downton Abbey: A New Era and The Outfit

This morning, Focus Features announced a pair of their upcoming films have been given new release dates, though you won’t be waiting much longer for them. Movie delays are a normal thing (more common these days), but fortunately the films (including the anticipated Downton Abbey sequel) Focus Features have moved are relatively short delays. First up, The Outfit has moved from it’s February slot, and will now hit theaters on March 18, 2022:

Cat Medley: Cuteness Galore, Funnies, Rescues, And Appreciation

You guys, it's time for the most impurrtant meeting that you will attend all week. Forget work meetings, forget family gatherings. No, if you are a cat person, here is where you need to be - attending our weekly cat appreciation meeting. Here, we get to be as crazy as we want as cat people and receive no judgement. Here, we can appreciate cute cats and a-hole cats alike - because we love cats for everything that they are.

Peoria Public Schools administration seek approval of modified calendar

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – Monday, The Peoria Public Schools board faces a big decision regarding future school calendars. Their agenda included a proposal for a modified calendar that would shorten summer break, but extend breaks in the fall and spring. In 2016, Peoria County taxpayers approved a sales tax vote which allowed air conditioning to […]

Mark Your Calendar For “Sip, Savor, Support!”

MINT HILL, NC – Mark your calendars for the Mint Hill Women’s Club Annual Fundraiser! Set to take place on February 24 from 6:00 – 8:30 pm, “Sip, Savor, Support” promises to be the social event of the season! “Everybody that is anybody in Mint Hill will be there that night!” says Co-President Andree West.

AlphaTauri unveils AT03 on February 14

AlphaTauri will present the new car for 2022 on Monday afternoon, February 14. The team from Faenza has announced this via social media. AlphaTauri is the fifth team to announce the date of the presentation. The team will pull the curtain off the AT03 at 12:00 PM. On the site...

Share your thoughts on Peoria publication

Each year the city of Peoria produces a publication, Sustain & Gain, full of water-saving tricks, trash and recycling calendars, workshop schedules, sustainability tips and more. The 2022 Sustain & Gain was mailed to homes in Peoria in January and is also available online at In this edition, there...

One Calendar for All Schools in The Wiregrass?

A unified school calendar in the Wiregrass. That’s what superintendent from several area school districts discussed yesterday as they prepare for the next school year. They say making all schools have the same days off would help parents who are educators or parents who have kids in split districts. New district calendars should start to come out in March.

Local Boys Begin Tradition of ‘Reverse Advent Calendars’ to Help Less Fortunate

Many children enjoy the traditional Advent calendars leading up to Christmas Day. Each day during Advent, these children open a small numbered flap on their calendars. Behind each flap is typically a small piece of candy or other fun trinket. For two brothers, however, the Advent calendar this past Christmas season was very different.

An Apple guide to severing digital ties with unwanted people

Apple has posted a new “User’s Guide to Personal Security” full of information and advice on how to regain control of your private data, if by chance it has been given access to a third party and that ‘we want them back, or if we’re concerned that someone is accessing their devices and accounts without permission. The instructions in the guide are for devices with the latest versions (macOS 12.1 and iOS 15.2).

Rauma (Finland)

Port Rauma cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Rauma, Finland. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Annual Expositor Valentine poetry contest call for entries

MANITOULIN – Valentine’s Day will shortly be visible on our calendars and so The Expositor’s annual Valentine’s Poetry Contest is calling for entries. This annual event has been ongoing since the mid-1980s and the prize for the winning verses has remained the same through the years: lovers’ dining for two at the Manitoulin restaurant of the winner’s choice.

Northwest ISD trustees approve instructional calendars for 2022-23 and 2023-24

The Northwest ISD board of trustees approved the instructional calendars for the 2022-23 and 2023-24 school years at its Jan. 24 meeting. The board first looked at the 2022-23 school year calendar at its Jan. 10 meeting. Stephanie Espinosa, NISD executive director for curriculum and staff development, presented the proposed calendar to the board, and said it is almost a “carbon copy” of the 2021-22 calendar.

ASPIRE Offers Programs for Young Professionals to Network, Grow

WILLIAMSBURG — ASPIRE Young Professionals of Greater Williamsburg has two upcoming dates for young professionals, ages 21 to 39, to mark on their calendars. On Thursday, Jan. 27, the organization will hold the ASPIRE 2022 Showcase at the College of William & Mary’s Brinkley Commons in the Alan B. Miller Hall from 5-7 p.m.