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2016-2017 Teacher of the Year Nominee: Miss Armig of St. Gregory Hovsepian School!

2016-2017 Teacher of the Year Nominee: Miss Armig of St. Gregory Hovsepian School!

Shahe Mankerian nominated Miss Armig of St. Gregory Hovsepian School The gods of education have a wicked sense of humor; they purposefully bestow upon every individual only one great teacher. Ask anyone, “Who’s your favorite teacher?” and the answer always comes in haste, always a single name, always with an honorary prefix Mr., Mrs., Miss, […]

2016-2017 Teacher of the Year Nominee: Betty Cole of Westridge School!

2016-2017 Teacher of the Year Nominee: Betty Cole of Westridge School!

Jossalyn Emslie nominated Betty Cole of Westridge School Ms. Betty Cole has taught generations of students at Westridge School over a career that spans 35 years at the same location, so that she has taught the children of former students. Ms. Cole has taught students from grade 7 through 12, though she has been primarily […]

2016-2017 Teacher of the Year Nominee: Michael Naka of Richard Garvey Intermediate!

2016-2017 Teacher of the Year Nominee: Michael Naka of Richard Garvey Intermediate!

Leading up to our celebration of our 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year Reception on May 30th we will be posting some of the nominations we received. Keep checking back to read about these amazing teachers! Theodore nominated Michael Naka of Richard Garvey Intermediate My science teacher, Mr. Naka, has truly enhanced my educational experience at Richard […]

Get Your Game On!

Get Your Game On!

Summer will be here before we know it (let’s face it…it already kind of is). In between spending time a the beach and fun summer activities you may want to settle in on a hot night, crank the A/C and have a game night! There are plenty of games to choose from with a variety […]

The Day Dystopia Morphed Into Psychedelia!

The Day Dystopia Morphed Into Psychedelia!

Written By Allene Symons The Day Dystopia Morphed Into Psychedelia Buzz about dystopia – the opposite of utopia – is in the air and trending online. Trending is all about being timely, like this morning’s headlines. Or, when old becomes new, like resurging reader interest in what happens when dreams of the good life become […]

Recapping Indie Bookstore Day (with Photos)!

Recapping Indie Bookstore Day (with Photos)!

Well, another successful Indie Bookstore Day has come and gone. The energy in the store is always so incredible on days like this and we certainly felt it on Saturday! The day started at 9am when our doors opened and customers were able to check out at all the really cool exclusive items that were only […]

Recapping Indie Bookstore Day (with Photos)!

Recapping Indie Bookstore Day (with Photos)!

Well, another successful Indie Bookstore Day has come and gone. The energy in the store is always so incredible on days like this and we certainly felt it on Saturday! The day started at 9am when our doors opened and customers were able to check out at all the really cool exclusive items that were only […]

So What Is This Indie Bookstore Day All About?

So What Is This Indie Bookstore Day All About?

If you didn’t know April 29th is Indie Bookstore Day and we cannot wait to celebrate with indies everywhere. Independent Bookstore Day is a one-day national party that takes place at indie bookstores across the country on the last Saturday in April.  Every store is unique and independent, and every party is different. But in […]

So What Is This Indie Bookstore Day All About?

So What Is This Indie Bookstore Day All About?

If you didn’t know April 29th is Indie Bookstore Day and we cannot wait to celebrate with indies everywhere. Independent Bookstore Day is a one-day national party that takes place at indie bookstores across the country on the last Saturday in April.  Every store is unique and independent, and every party is different. But in […]

Festival of Books Recap (with Photos)!

Festival of Books Recap (with Photos)!

We did it! We’re a little sore, a little sunburned and totally exhausted! But we had a wonderful weekend as usual. While we’re recovering and getting our H2O levels back to normal we thought we would have a little show and tell of some photos we collected over the weekend. How was the festival for you? […]

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