Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 03/18/2012 - 10:51pm
The Cupcake Wars came to Public School 295 in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, in October.
The Parent-Teacher Association’s decision to raise the price of a cupcake at its monthly bake sale — to $1, from 50 cents — was supposed to be a simple way to raise extra money in the face of city budget cuts.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 01/29/2012 - 9:30am
Representatives of environmental crusader Erin Brockovich and an accompanying group of reporters were ordered off the grounds of LeRoy Junior-Senior High School on Saturday in an episode connected to a cluster of students there with unusual neurological symptoms.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 11:06pm
The Iowa House Education Committee has unanimously approved a bill banning the use of all nicotine products on school property, amid fears new smokeless and dissolvable tobacco products are easier for students to use.