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MLK lunch honors trailblazing B-N youth, adults

MLK lunch honors trailblazing B-N youth, adults

Kevin Jones

The spotlight was on forward-thinking youth at the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. awards luncheon Saturday.

Four Twin City advocates of diversity were honored with awards at the event, held at the Bone Student Center at Illinois State University in Normal. Read More

Courtesy of the Pantagraph


Room for all: Alternative school creates space for necessities

Room for all: Alternative school creates space for necessities

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At the Regional Alternative School, when students need to do research, they visit the media center. If they need to chat, they head to a counselor’s office.Read More

Courtesy of the Pantagraph


Rauner: Public pressure needed for budget, school funding

Rauner: Public pressure needed for budget, school funding

Rauner at RAS

An outcry from the people of Illinois is “the only answer” for cutting through more than a year of gridlock and getting at least a stopgap state budget and a full year of school funding, according to Gov. Bruce Rauner.Read More

Courtesy of the Pantagraph


Bright futures: RAS students paint mural of aspirations

Bright futures: RAS students paint mural of aspirations

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Naythen Biddle pressed his paint-covered hand onto a wall outside his school this week as a way to wave goodbye to his former self.Read More

Courtesy of the Pantagraph


Responsible students taking care of business

Responsible students taking care of business

Pontiac HoneyIf someone had told students at Pontiac’s Regional Alternative School that they would be harvesting honey from of a bee hive, or growing plants without using soil, they never would have believed it.Read More

Courtesy of the Pontiac Daily Leader


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