TARZANA (CBSLA) – Police were investigating an act of anti-Semitic vandalism at a synagogue in Tarzana Wednesday.,According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the vandalism was reported about 9:55 a.m. Tuesday, the same day it emerged that Turkish flags were hung at two Armenian schools in the San Fernando Valley.,School administrations and local leaders are condemning the acts, affirming it’s disrespectful to victims’ families of the Armenian genocide.,RELATED: Police Investigate Turkish Flags At Armenian Schools
The Turkish Ottoman Empire is blamed for the deaths of more than one million Armenians about a century ago.,Blumenfield said he was awaiting news from the LAPD about the synagogue graffiti and that he and his staff “stand ready to assist if there is anything we can do to help.”
I'm also a Project Lead the Way lead launch teacher for East School and work with colleagues to support innovative STEM approaches to learning so that students can connect science, technology, engineering, and math.,This coming May, East School will hold its 19th annual Fifth Grade Science Fair that I helped begin as a way to promote scientific inquiry.,Another proud accomplishment includes being a co-founder 25 years ago for East School's annual Fifth Grade Thanksgiving Feast Colonial Enrichment Day!,Admirably, a former, long-time East School principal, Jud Compton, always made it a practice to greet our fifth graders with eye-contact and a proper handshake, encouraging them to return the favor with a respectful smile.,My students would be surprised to know … that one summer after Ohio State, I lived and worked at a school on a Navajo Indian reservation in Arizona.
College notes Slippery Rock University The following students from Lancaster made the fall semester dean's list.,Elizabeth Hines, Emily Johnson and Camala Shumaker Coastal Carolina University Alyssa Laubenthal of Lancaster, made the dean's list for the fall semester.,Marietta College Lancaster residents recently made the dean's high honor list.,Millersport: Emily Burke Baltimore: Hope Cardamone and Kelly Mix Lancaster: Makaylah Downour and Dayle Hedges Carroll: John Haemmerle Trine University Allison McCrady of Lancaster, made the president's list for the fall semester.,Mount Vernon Nazarene University Cassie Whaley of Stoutsville, made the fall semester dean's list.
NEW YORK (AP) — AL MVP Mookie Betts, NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom and major league home run champion Khris Davis reached high-priced one-year deals to avoid salary arbitration, while slugger Nolan Arenado and pitchers Gerrit Cole, Luis Severino and Aaron Nola were among 15 players still on track for hearings.,LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers reacquired catcher Russell Martin on Friday in a trade with Toronto, days after Yasmani Grandal left for a deal with Milwaukee.,NFL
On Friday, students at Willard Elementary School in Berlin were captivated during his speech.,In high school, Stevens became a star football player in Arizona.,“I’ve never felt disabled and I want you guys to understand that you can do anything in life if you put your mind to it,” Stevens told the students.,Stevens turns 53-years-old on Saturday, he's the father of three boys, lives in Manchester, helps young people with disabilities in sports, and is a reporter for the Disability Channel.,The lessons that Stevens spoke about don't stop at the elementary school.
Rampant electronic cigarette use — or vaping — by area teens have Butler County schools scrambling to battle against the newest and trendy delivery devices of nicotine’s potent drug high.,VIDEO STORY: Survey: 1 in 5 high school seniors nationwide report vaping within last month
Vaping, also known as juuling, “is quickly becoming a bigger problem in our secondary schools,” said Larry Knapp, superintendent of Hamilton Schools.,MORE: Fairfield Schools survey on student drug use has officials concerned
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The fallout from the Flint water crisis will continue in 2019, with two top state officials facing trial on charges related to the lead contamination of the city’s drinking water.,Buy PhotoDemocratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer (Photo: Daniel Mears, The Detroit News)
Goshen boys wins first track sectional since 1943 A little over a week after winning the Northern Lakes Conference boys track and field championship for the first time since 1977, the Goshen RedHawks snapped an even longer streak by capturing their first IHSAA sectional title since 1943.,Fairfield girls basketball moves on to semistate for first time The Falcons defeated Hamilton Heights, 40-21, in the championship for the program’s first-ever regional title.,Conner Graber of Northridge wins state wrestling title Raider senior Conner Graber rallied in the third period for a 9-8 win against Brownsburg senior Nathan Walton to win the 182-pound state wrestling championship at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.,NorthWood girls win seventh consecutive NLC crown Led by freshman Cybil Stillson, who was the individual medalist with a 78, the Panthers carded an impressive team total of 339 at Black Squirrel Golf Club to win a school-record seventh consecutive Northern Lakes Conference championship.,Concord boys swimming ends Northridge championship reign Concord was leading by a mere point heading into the final event — thee 400-yard freestyle relay — the Minutemen foursome of senior Garrett Roberts, senior Samuel Lower, junior Matthew Bond and junior Kallaghan Findley blazed their way to a first-place finish in a time of 3:10.28, which was only .32 off the sectional record.