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Next NYPD commissioner "part new-school thinker, part throwback"

State health officials say nearly all New Yorkers won't see health care premium increases through the New Yorkers have until Dec. 15 to enroll for coverage effective Jan. 1, and until Jan. 31 for... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

The NBA"s path from suspending its season to hosting a "World Cup of Basketball" at Disney World shows how weird managing a crisis can be. Here are 4 lessons any leader can learn from the league"s reopening plan.

Orlando Magic The NBA has confirmed that it's holding exploratory talks with Disney about finishing the season in a "campus"-like part of Disney World, near Orlando, Florida. Since NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sho.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 28th, 2020

Marines practiced an old-school tactic to prepare for future fights in the Pacific

US Marine Corps/Lance Cpl. Joshua Brittenham Marines in Guam practiced descending cargo nets as part of training to insert into small islands across the Pacific. The tactic, reminiscent o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 27th, 2020

DOB launches competition to find green building ideas

Commissioner Melanie E. La Rocca today announced the launch of the Carbon Neutrality Innovation Challenge, DOB’s first-ever competition to solicit ideas to increase energy efficiency among NYC’s buildings. As part of Mayor de Bla.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyApr 23rd, 2020

I used a 3-part strategy to make my private college cost the same as a public university and allow me to attend my dream school

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2020

COVID-19 School Cancellations in Every State

As the COVID-19 pandemic has spread across the U.S. and the world, nearly every part of daily life has been disrupted. For children, this has meant that the school year has been put on hold. As........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 8th, 2020

Key Words: I’m not doing this to ‘get the price of oil up’— ‘what I’m trying to do is keep it from crashing into the single digits,’ says Texas oil regulator

Ryan Sitton, the commissioner of the Texas Railroad Commission, on CNBC Friday afternoon explained his efforts to help do his part to stabilize crude-oil prices, which have plunged since February......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 3rd, 2020

JABSOM named one of the nation"s best medical schools, according to U.S. News & World Report

The John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii (JABSOM) was ranked among the top medical schools in the nation, according to a recent survey by U.S. News & World Report. As part of US News' methodology for the report, medical scho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2020

Opinion: To achieve equality, Seattle public schools destroy excellence

When I was in elementary school, I was part of a gifted program. (I can hear my critics laughing — but, indeed, it’s true.) From second to fifth grade, gifted students were kept together and placed with teachers who implemented a unique curriculum......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 2nd, 2020

The Moneyist: ‘I stock shelves at a grocery store 3 days a week.’ I’m 28, a single mother, a veteran and work two part-time jobs. Should I accept my father’s offer to pay my expenses?

‘For the last few months, I’ve been working two part-time jobs in addition to my military duties to save up for my monthly shortfall while I’m in school.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2020

The Moneyist: ‘I stock shelves at a grocery store 3 days a week.’ I’m 28, a single mother, a veteran and work two part-time jobs. Should I accept my father’s offer to help with my expenses?

‘For the last few months, I’ve been working two part-time jobs in addition to my military duties to save up for my monthly shortfall while I’m in school.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

The Moneyist: I’m 28, a single mother, a veteran and work two part-time jobs. My father offered to help pay my expenses while I finish school — is that fair to him and my other siblings?

‘For the last few months, I’ve been working two part-time jobs in addition to my military duties to save up for my monthly shortfall while I’m in school.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

Spring Branch ISD buys land for high school renovation, expansion

Spring Branch Independent School District has bought a 4.7-acre tract as part of its multimillion-dollar expansion of Northbrook High School.   The district purchased the land at 2425 Campbell Road to turn into a detention pond to help with flo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2020

Viewpoint: Why business community should care about crime

Late last year, we had an opportunity to interview about a half-dozen Birmingham City School students as part of the Birmingham Promise program. It was an eye-opening experience for several reasons. The apprenticeship component of the Birmingham Pro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2020

I took the Presidential Physical Fitness Test as an adult and it wasn"t as soul-crushing as I remember it being in high school

Taylor Tobin/Insider The Presidential Physical Fitness Test (now part of the larger Presidential Youth Fitness Program) includes six challenges: curl-ups, pull-ups, push-ups, the sit-and-reach, the 30-foot "shuttle run," and the one-mile endurance r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 22nd, 2019

Emerging Attorney: Christopher Grover

Christopher Grover was part of Jeffrey Freedman Attorneys even before law school was a consideration. He was a file clerk, then a paralegal for about a year and ultimately decided that being an attorney was his end goal. “They kept me on after takin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2019

The Peloton Wars, Part III - More alternatives for apartment building owners

The other morning I had a pleasant tour with architect Ken DeMuth of Pappageorge Haymes Partners and Nick Vittore, VP of Real Estate, Svigos Asset Management, the developer of the reconstructed Motley School, o.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 8th, 2019

Howard University floats concept to move its hospital

Howard University Hospital could be moving. Howard University has floated a plan to relocate its hospitalto another part of its Northwest D.C. campus and redevelop the facility’s current site. The school unveiled the concept for that potential 3.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 4th, 2019

Crocs posts record revenue for the third quarter

"Our Americas business delivered exceptional growth, driven in part by another highly successful back-to-school season.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2019

"Young entrepreneurs" prep for Hawaii Food and Wine Festival, business and beyond

Hawaii Ag Foundation's first cohort of 'Young Entrepreneurs,' a group of middle and high school students across the Islands interested in being part of Hawaii's future food and agricultural industries, are learning about conducting business the best.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2019

Chicago schools shut down as the country"s third largest school district braces for a teacher"s strike

Scott Heins/Getty Images Teachers who are part of t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 16th, 2019