Teenager Christina Meiser will collect food for the Salvation Army from her neighbors.
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The contractor completing repairs on 51 homes in Willowbrook defends the pace of its work.
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Changes include 96 cuts to district office staff and the addition of five new positions, including a director of budget and a Chief Information Officer to run the technology department.
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Haile Middle School eighth-graders danced off into high school at its annual end-of-year dance. Almost 300 students came out to the masquerade-themed dance.