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OUT OF THE BURBS: Brentsville HS Students Excel in Turf Management

OUT OF THE BURBS: Brentsville HS Students Excel in Turf Management

| March 28, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The turf program is making a name for itself working with local schools doing landscaping, growing plants for sale, and even painting various high school team’s football fields for homecoming.

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Busy in Bristow: Keeping Our Children Safe

Busy in Bristow: Keeping Our Children Safe

| February 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

Only one month ago, I sat with my own back against a cinder block wall two feet away from a student crouched under a counter – both of us hiding – as far away from the classroom door as we could get

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Business HeartBeat: Step to a Different Business Beat

Business HeartBeat: Step to a Different Business Beat

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Business owners and professionals, there’s something you should know how to do – outside of budgeting, marketing, promoting, managing and 403 other things.

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LIVE & LEARN: Early SOL Testing, ‘the Fog Begins’

LIVE & LEARN: Early SOL Testing, ‘the Fog Begins’

| April 10, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

While the break was wonderful, returning from spring break means one thing for educators: we enter the pre-SOL testing phase of the school year.

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LIVE & LEARN: School Divisions Should Seek to Reduce Adult Bullying

LIVE & LEARN: School Divisions Should Seek to Reduce Adult Bullying

| October 28, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

I would like to dedicate this article to all school employees who have ever been bullied and those who are currently being bullied in the workplace.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Mean Girls

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Mean Girls

Last night, a few of us moms who have tweens were lamenting that middle school is only one year away for our little darlings.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Back in ‘The Day’

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Back in ‘The Day’

| March 22, 2015 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

Just for laughs, I thought I’d compare (or rather, contrast) a typical weekend these days with one back in “the day.”

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: An Odyssey to Remember

BUSY IN BRISTOW: An Odyssey to Remember

Parents never expect when they buy their first minivan that they are indeed embarking on an Odyssey.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Cabin Fever, ‘Calgon … Take Me Away!’

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Cabin Fever, ‘Calgon … Take Me Away!’

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

During cabin fever moms fantasize about escaping to a tropic island, knowing none of that is realistic.

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