Daily Archives: August 15, 2016

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Wildfire roars through northern California town, destroying 100 homes and forcing thousands of people to flee


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LOWER LAKE, Calif. — A wind-whipped wildfire roared through a Northern California town still recovering from a devastating blaze nearly a year ago, destroying more than 100 homes and forcing thousands of people to flee, authorities said Monday. Continue reading

(New York City, Chicago, Miami-Dade County, and Houston schools all employ more security staff than counselors)

Exclusive: Data Shows 3 of the 5 Biggest School Districts Hire More Security Officers Than Counselors 

By Matt Barnum

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City                         Security Staff            Counselors

New York City          5.28                            2.90   

Chicago                   4.21                            2.18

Miami-Dade             6.32                            2.80

Houston                   1.27                            0.85security

Many of America’s biggest school districts have prioritized  security officers over counselors. In Houston, that means there’s only one counselor for every 1,175 students Continue reading

New Music on BTN Soundcloud Player (08.15.16) >>> Bear Grizzly: “Right Now”



New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from Chicago emcee Bear Grizzly.  His new single “Right Now” is produced by DJ Ro and will be featured on the compilation album Legends Untold Presents: Hi-Life Productions.  To listen to the single go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the right side of the page. Or click the artwork above.