Victoria School

Type: Organization
Name: Victoria School
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Care Home Residents and Pupils Grow Wild in Wrexham

Green-fingered residents of a care home have joined forces with primary school pupils to create a colourful haven for wild flowers.The Grow Wild community project is proving a bit hit at the Hillbury Care Home which is part of the Pendine Park care o ... [Published Welsh Icons - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

6 top startup news stories in Australia (July edition)

July is close to wrapping up, so here are the best bits from Australia’s startup scene this month.1. Smart lightbulb maker LIFX raises $12 million in series A roundLIFX has raised US$1.3 million for its smart lightbulb on Kickstarter in one week back ... [Published Tech In Asia - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Unsung heroes behind new park

Fifty years ago, two young men graduated from the same pre-university course at Victoria School. As biology students, Francis Lee and Chou Loke Ming had gone on field trips to the Southern Islands, peering through the clear waters and marvelling at corals ... [Published Asiaone - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

What's in Gary Yeo's Oakley backpack

Like many athletes, national sprinter Gary Yeo performs a certain routine before every competition. "I always put on the left side first. Sock, shoe and laces, then the right side. I also take my shoes off the same way. It's a habit," he said. He cited ... [Published Asiaone - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Map: More Saskatoon history coming to a smartphone near you

Residents in Saskatoon will soon have more information about one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods in the palm of their hand.Through mid-August and September, the Nutana and Broadway Heritage QR code self-guided walking tour will be expanding even further ... [Published Metro Canada - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Teachers Tell Their Favourite Classroom Stories

One man's quest to video BC educators' best memories (plus a few to watch).A middle school counselor on the picket line tells videographer Christopher Bowers how she and other staff helped a child through a panic attack.Christopher Bowers has a lot of ... [Published TheTyee.ca - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Kingsway Transit Centre closure frustrating passengers

EDMONTON- The transition from the old Kingsway Transit Centre to the new one has not been the smoothest for some.On June 29, the new transit centre next to the Royal Alex LRT officially opened, permanently closing the old centre on 111 Avenue and 106 Street, ... [Published Global News Canada - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Graduates' gaming company out for serious fun

A Wellington development company formed by Victoria University graduates is hunting success tapping a rich vein of sporting apps and games.Twenty-two year olds Chris Mather, Ryan Loader and Alistair St Pierre first formed the startup One Legged Crab to ... [Published Idealog - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 2 reports

Wilfrid King obituary

_ I first met Wilfrid King, who has died aged 86, when he was a young teacher at the Sheffield School for the Blind, the boarding school that I attended from the tender age of four. Wilf and his wife, Pat, played a central role in not only teaching but ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Greater Victoria and Sooke cancel summer classes

05:26from John SpurrTwo of Victoria's three school disctricts have cancelled summer school classes.The Greater Victoria School District and Sooke District made the announcement this afternoon, under threat that teachers would picket them.The school districts ... [Published C-FAX 1070 - Jul 03 2014]
Entities: Victoria School, Threat
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Some Cape Bretoners worry about school closures

Some people in small Cape Breton communities are worried about school closures as the Cape Breton-Victoria School Board reviews its spending.Boularderie Elementary has 94 students. It's one of the schools the board is considering for closure.The Primary ... [Published CBC - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Championships rescheduled

THE Netball Victoria School Championships for the Bendigo region have been rescheduled. THE Netball Victoria School Championships for the Bendigo region have been rescheduled. The event will now be held on August 22 at the Golden City Netball Association ... [Published Bendigo Advertiser - Jun 23 2014]
Entities: Victoria School

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"I want them to inherit this natural marine heritage - not from me, but from Singapore," he adds. "The task of protecting God's creation is never done, and I hope that my grandchildren will have a vibrant marine ecosystem to inherit." caiwj@sph.com.sg
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Care Home Residents and Pupils Grow Wild in Wre... [Published Welsh Icons - Jul 29 2014]
6 top startup news stories in Australia (July e... [Published Tech In Asia - Jul 29 2014]
Unsung heroes behind new park [Published Asiaone - Jul 28 2014]
What's in Gary Yeo's Oakley backpack [Published Asiaone - Jul 26 2014]
Map: More Saskatoon history coming to a smartph... [Published Metro Canada - Jul 25 2014]
Walled City wonders: WCLA to open tourist info ... [Published The Express Tribune - Jul 23 2014]
Teachers Tell Their Favourite Classroom Stories [Published TheTyee.ca - Jul 16 2014]
It’s Easter egg time [Published Squamish Chief - Jul 15 2014]
Meet the 2014 Texas GEM Awards winners [Published Nurse.com - Jul 14 2014]
Kingsway Transit Centre closure frustrating pas... [Published Global News Canada - Jul 08 2014]
Graduates' gaming company out for serious fun [Published Idealog - Jul 08 2014]
Wilfrid King obituary [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 03 2014]
Wilfrid King obituary [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 03 2014]
Greater Victoria and Sooke cancel summer classes [Published C-FAX 1070 - Jul 03 2014]
AB: New Kingsway/Royal Alex Transit Centre Opens [Published Mass Transit Magazine - Jun 27 2014]
Some Cape Bretoners worry about school closures [Published CBC - Jun 25 2014]
Championships rescheduled [Published Bendigo Advertiser - Jun 23 2014]
Needs of growing elderly population to be main ... [Published Topnews.in - Mar 20 2014]
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