May 10, 2021 · By John Finnerty. CNHI Harrisburg Bureau. Parents could decide to have their children repeat the 2020-2021 school year because of COVID-19 pandemic school closing disruptions and virtual learning ...
6 days ago · The following is a list of notable deaths in July 2012. Entries for each day are listed alphabetically by surname. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence: Name, age, country of citizenship and reason for notability, established cause of death, reference (and language of reference, if not English). July 2012 1
5 days ago · John S. Fisher — The name of the Pennsylvania governor from 1927 to 1931 is on a plaque on a large rock at an intersection on the western part of Fisher Drive between Beaches 7 and 8. The plaque ...
John Mitchell, the president of the UMWA, brought Mother Jones to north-east Pennsylvania in the months of February and September to encourage unity among striking workers. To do so, she encouraged the wives of the workers to organize into a group that would wield brooms, beat on tin pans, and shout "join the union!"
2 days ago · The Pennsylvania Senate Education Committee on Monday approved a bill that would allow parents to allow their children to repeat a grade level due to learning disruptions created by COVID-19.
9 hours ago · Tacita Charlotte Dean CBE, RA (born 1965) is a British visual artist who works primarily in film.She was a nominee for the Turner Prize in 1998, won the Hugo Boss Prize in 2006, and was elected to the Royal Academy of Arts in 2008.
3 days ago · 1976 – John A. Costello, Irish lawyer and politician, 3rd Taoiseach of Ireland (b. 1891) 1978 – Wyatt Emory Cooper , American author and screenwriter (b. 1927)  1979 – Billy Bletcher , American actor, singer, and screenwriter (b. 1894) 
2 days ago · Louisa May Alcott was born on November 29, 1832, in Germantown, which is now part of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on her father's 33rd birthday.She was the daughter of transcendentalist and educator Amos Bronson Alcott and social worker Abby May and the second of four daughters: Anna Bronson Alcott was the eldest; Elizabeth Sewall Alcott and Abigail May Alcott were the two youngest.
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