Dave Sheinin, The Washington Post Published 7:21 am PST, Saturday, December 8, 2018 Where will Bryce Harper go, and how will it affect all the invested parties? Where will Bryce Harper go, and how will it affect all the invested parties? Photo: Washington Post Photo By Katherine Frey Photo: Washington Post Photo By Katherine Frey Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Where will Bryce Harper go, and how will it affect all the invested parties? Where will Bryce Harper go, and how will it affect all the invested parties? Photo: Washington Post Photo By Katherine Frey Like A-Rod 18 years ago, Bryce Harper's free agency can alter history 1 / 1 Back to Gallery When Bryce Harper … [Read more...] about Like A-Rod 18 years ago, Bryce Harper’s free agency can alter history
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Inmate No. 15000-030 is released into the frigid January morning at 8:46, a gray custodial suit of sweatpants and long-sleeved thermal clinging to his immense frame, a bushy salt-and-pepper beard wrapping around his face, a guard escorting him with a high-powered rifle slung over his right shoulder. Most politicians would appear hopelessly—dangerously—misplaced in a federal prison. Kent Sorenson is not most politicians. Standing over six feet tall and weighing every bit of 270 pounds, with 11 tattoos and a cleanshaven head, Sorenson is probably the only state senator to have ever been mistaken for a member of the Aryan Brotherhood. That happened during his first stop on the penal turnpike, the Metropolitan Correctional Center (“The MCC”) in Chicago, an administrative facility with maximum-security lodging where the “fish” was viewed warily by fellow inmates. A white supremacist, they figured, sizing him up. It didn’t take long—as soon as … [Read more...] about Kent Sorenson Was a Tea Party Hero. Then He Lost Everything.
Natalie Pempek Teacher's Name: Natalie PempekSchool: St. John the Evangelist SchoolSchool District: Lake CentralRecognition 1Tell about this teacher and why he/she should be recognized?: Mrs. Pempek is incredibly devoted to her first grade students, teaching them in the best possible way. She loves making school fun by creating experiences and activities to make learning exciting. Mrs. Pempek loves art and helped lead art club activities for artists in the lower grades.What did he/she do that stands out this year?: This year she dressed up as a train conductor and created a train ride for students to make the story, "Gus Takes a Train" come to life. She also turned her classroom into a bat cave to teach students all the interesting facts about bats.Recognition 2Tell about this teacher and why he/she should be recognized?: Mrs. Pempek is a gem! She is one in a million! She is always going above and beyond for her students. She makes learning fun and creates an environment of love and … [Read more...] about UPDATED: Celebrating Region teachers like Natalie Pempek, Mandy Nelson and Laura Andrews
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Whatever Happened to ... J. B. Hunter stores? The Hunter stores had restaurants and beauty parlors to go along with all kinds of merchandise offerings. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Alan Morrell, Special to Rochester Democrat and Chronicle USA TODAY NETWORK Published 7:00 a.m. ET April 28, 2018 | Updated 12:52 p.m. ET April 28, 2018 CLOSE Here's a breakdown of the stories right now at www.democratandchronicle.com. Virginia Butler CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Amidst the recent news … [Read more...] about Whatever Happened to … J. B. Hunter stores?
Danielle Mulder Teacher's Name: Danielle MulderSchool: Lake Street Elementary SchoolSchool District: Crown PointTell about this teacher and why he/she should be recognized?: Mrs. Mulder is extremely patient and always encouraging the kids to keep trying. She reaches with a "can do" attitude recognizing the hard work and effort each child puts forth. She identifies small accomplishments on those that struggle urging them with confidence to push themselves to keep practicing. She recognizes self esteem and self confidence are so importance in the development of a child. Thank you, Mrs. Mulder!What did he/she do that stands out this year?: Works patiently with my son, recently diagnosed with a learning disability, encouraging him so he does not give up. Amanda Kosiba Teacher's Name: Amanda KosibaSchool: WinfieldRecognition 1Tell about this teacher and why he/she should be recognized?: Mrs. Kosiba is amazing. She has taught my oldest and is now my youngest’s teacher. She has … [Read more...] about Meet Your NWI Educators: Sheila Sobecki, Springfield Elementary School