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December 7, 2013

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Health insurance on Beekmantown School agenda

BEEKMANTOWN — The Beekmantown Central School Board will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec., 10, in the auditorium.

Agenda items include a forum on health plans, questions and answers specific to health insurance, and discussion and adoption of revised policies. 

Find the complete agenda at www.bcsdk12.org. The public is encouraged to attend.

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College for Every Student fundraiser ongoing

ESSEX — A $5 donation can go to College for Every Student when people sign up for a free online library card.

The Giving Library, an online video archive that connects donors to nonprofits, kicked off a $100,000 Share to Give campaign on Dec. 3.

College For Every Student, based in Essex, is one of a small number of charitable organizations featured on the Giving Library website, www.givinglibrary.org.

By signing up for the free online card, participants can show their support for College For Every Student by sharing the organization’s video on their Facebook or Twitter pages.

For each video shared through the Giving Library website, the organization will donate $5 to CFES.

“This is a creative, no-out-of-pocket expense way to support local students and schools,” said CFES President and CEO Rick Dalton in a press release. “Every dollar raised will go directly to CFES programs.”

The Giving Library will donate up to $100,000 during the campaign, which runs through Dec. 15.

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CCRS to discuss distracted driving, capital project

CHAZY — The Chazy Central Rural School Board will hold its next regular board meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10. 

Topics of discussion will include the Distracted Driving Program, a resignation, the capital project, substitutes and policies. 

The public may attend.

 

 

 

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