Victoria School

Type: Organization
Name: Victoria School
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Support the Garratts

Re: Victoria School sold (Sept. 13)Why are we so smug over selling Victoria School for an academy for international students and so welcoming to Chinese delegates?Let us not forget that Canadian evangelists, Kevin and Dawn Garratt, who had been happily ... [Published Brantford Expositor - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Spotlight on city's industrial and economic heritage

City councillors have taken the first step towards recognizing an important part of Brantford's industrial and economic heritage.Councillors voted in favour of conducting a feasibility study to have Mohawk Lake, the canal, and the Alfred Watts locks and ... [Published Brantford Expositor - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 2 reports

'Something great for Brantford': China eyes school space

What was once known as Brantford’s Victoria School, will now become Victoria Academy.The Ministry of Education in Henan, China, had been looking to start a school in Canada.They found the old Victoria School, a 117-year-old building on Richmond Street, ... [Published CTV News - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Upcoming Nomination Period for 2014 Municipal Election

Potential candidates for Mayor and Council will be able to submit their nomination papers for the 2014 Municipal Election as of 9 a.m. Tuesday, September 30. The deadline for nominations is 4 p.m. on Friday, October 10.Nomination forms for all candidates ... [Published Noodls - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 2 reports

Teachers Association pickets Victoria School Board

04:44from James Gardner Feathers are being ruffled between the Greater Victoria Teachers' Association and the Victoria School Board.The GVTA picketed the School Board offices Monday claiming the Board has remained silent on class size and composition ... [Published C-FAX 1070 - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Deadmau5 vs. Disney: When big business fights for trademark rights

It seems like Mickey Mouse is taking issue with others brandishing his iconic ears.DJ Joel Thomas Zimmerman, known to most as Deadmau5, is being sued by Disney for incorporating giant Mickey Mouse-like ears in his costume. His battle is the latest in ... [Published CBC - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

She's just your average virtuoso

At first glance, music teacher Lara Hyrak, 18, is an average young woman.But when she delicately removes the violin from its case, rests it under her shoulder and plays one of the masterpieces that have endured for centuries, it emotes like a human v ... [Published St. Albert Gazette - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

100 students have work experience with BAE

Barrow shipyardFirst published in News by , ReporterMORE than 100 students have had work experience placements with BAE Systems Submarines so far this year.Since January 15 cohorts have come into different parts of the business to get a taste of ... [Published Westmorland Gazette - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Victoria school board says classes could be ready within a day of agreement

11:19from Kyle ReynoldsIt has been said that today is a 'drop dead day' for a deal to be reached between BC teachers and government negotiators if schools are to open on time.But the chair of the Greater Victoria School Board says there's still time for ... [Published C-FAX 1070 - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

First Day of School for VISD Students

VICTORIA – School buses rolled out of lots around 5:00a.m. Monday on the first day of classes for most public school students in the Crossroads.Beautiful weather greeted the more than 4,000 VISD students and their family members as they headed off to ... [Published Crossroads Today - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Mumbai celebrates Dahi Handi festival to mark Lord Krishn...

India DNA DNA Webdesk Mumbai Mumbai Govinda Janmashtami special Web Exclusive Lord Krishna Monday, 18 August 2014 - 7:48pm Monday, 18 August 2014 - 7:48pm Students of Victoria School for the Blind break 'Dahi Handi' to celebrate the auspicious ocassion ... [Published Rediff Realtime News - Aug 18 2014]
Entities: Mumbai, Victoria School, DNA
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

New Skatepark Location Considered

3:49 AM by Goderich Skatepark Committee looks at switching locations due to harassment(Goderich) -The interim Goderich skate park is looking to move the facility away from the former Victoria School property.There has been a favourable response from young ... [Published Bayshore Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 12 2014]

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...61 Board. In addition, a non-binding question will be added to the ballot in Victoria asking "Are you in favour of reducing the number of municipalities in the CapitalCapital Regional District through amalgamation?"
"It's a great re-use of a closed school," said Jamie Gunn, superintendent of business for the Grand Erie District School Board. "There will be opportunities for connections between our students and those from China. There are lots of cross-cultural possibilities."
"We've written a letter as early as February 17th and as recently as July 15th with respect to class size and composition issues.  I believe they are also taking issue with the majority of trustees not participating in rallies and that.  I can't speak for all of  the trustees--I can only speak for myself, but I've visited picket lines and offered my support."
"When I bought the coffee shop, there were no Starbucks within 100 miles" said Lundberg to ABC News

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Support the Garratts [Published Brantford Expositor - 14 hours ago]
Spotlight on city's industrial and economic her... [Published Brantford Expositor - Sep 16 2014]
'Something great for Brantford': China eyes sch... [Published CTV News - Sep 13 2014]
Upcoming Nomination Period for 2014 Municipal E... [Published Noodls - Sep 13 2014]
Victoria School sold to Henan Education Canada ... [Published Brantford Expositor - Sep 12 2014]
Teachers Association pickets Victoria School Board [Published C-FAX 1070 - Sep 09 2014]
GVTA to picket the School Board office [Published C-FAX 1070 - Sep 08 2014]
Deadmau5 vs. Disney: When big business fights f... [Published CBC - Sep 06 2014]
More On-the-Ground Apprenticeship Advisors to S... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 04 2014]
Kingston-connected military deaths in Europe, A... [Published Kingston Whig-Standard - Sep 01 2014]
She's just your average virtuoso [Published St. Albert Gazette - Aug 30 2014]
Chet Bewick, gentleman extraordinaire [Published Brantford Expositor - Aug 30 2014]
100 students have work experience with BAE [Published Westmorland Gazette - Aug 28 2014]
Victoria school board says classes could be rea... [Published C-FAX 1070 - Aug 25 2014]
First Day of School for VISD Students [Published Crossroads Today - Aug 25 2014]
Somme memorials poignant reminders of war sacri... [Published West Australian - Aug 25 2014]
Mumbai celebrates Dahi Handi festival to mark L... [Published Rediff Realtime News - Aug 18 2014]
Cloud's end: Darjeeling [Published Outlook Traveller - Aug 18 2014]
‘Dismiss doubts that Govindas come for money, ... [Published Indian Express - Aug 16 2014]
$6.8b East Coast line by 2024 [Published Asiaone - Aug 16 2014]
Shining a spotlight on South-East Asian comics [Published Malay Mail - Aug 14 2014]
Students gain valuable skills while school’s ou... [Published Cumbria Crack - Aug 12 2014]
New Skatepark Location Considered [Published Bayshore Broadcasting Corporation - Aug 12 2014]
Wilfrid King obituary [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 03 2014]
Needs of growing elderly population to be main ... [Published Topnews.in - Mar 20 2014]
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