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New York City high schools to reopen for in-person learning on March 22

New York City high schools to reopen for in-person learning on March 22

New York City’s public high schools will reopen for in-person learning on March 22 the city’s Department of Education said Monday, the final group of the largest school district in the country to be welcomed back to school buildings. There are about 55,000 students in grades nine through 12 and 17,000 staff members returning, according…MORE

Team LeBron wins NBA All-Star Game, but HBCUs were the real winner of the night

Team LeBron wins NBA All-Star Game, but HBCUs were the real winner of the night

While Team LeBron defeated Team Durant 170-150 to win the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday, the real winners of the night were historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs). Team LeBron represented The Thurgood Marshall College Fund and Team Durant played for the United Negro College Fund. Both funds are non-profits that look to award scholarships…MORE

About 50 people were vaccinated at a Florida site despite being ineligible

About 50 people were vaccinated at a Florida site despite being ineligible

About 50 people were vaccinated Saturday at a site in south Florida despite not being eligible, according to a Federal Emergency Management Agency spokesperson. It all began when “some individuals” arrived at a vaccination site in Florida City, about 40 miles south of Miami, and told staff they were health care workers, FEMA spokesperson Marty…MORE