The high school prom must go on — Danville girl puts one on in her living room

The Reese family, from left, Brooke, Allison, their mom Laurie, Natalie and their dad Bryan, laugh while filming TikTok videos of themselves celebrating the girls’ canceled prom from their home in Danville, Calif, on Saturday, March 28, 2020.Photo: Michael Short / Special to The Chronicle

PA’s Best High Schools In 2020, List Says

Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School, Wyomissing Area School District

Upper Dublin Listed Among PA’s 100 Best High Schools, which specializes in all different types of rankings, including schools, has created a new list that is a bit different than the usual lists the company is known for. In this one, Niche has included both Public and Private Schools. That may not sound different than Niche’s usual rankings but this list includes both […]

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson is a proud dad as daughter Simone, 17, graduates high school and heads to college

Dwayne co-parents the teen with his ex-wife Dany Garcia. The pair have remained not only close friends but run a production company together.  

Health Hacker Adam MacDougall’s COVID-19 at-home fitness program

Adam MacDougall is the creator of The Man Shake. A new, healthy, weight loss shake that is low in sugar, full of protein, fibre, vitamins and minerals that you can have on the run and leaves you feeling full.

New Mexico high school wrestler brings down accused kidnapper in gas station

Bower was across the street at another gas station when he heard screaming coming from the other station. He rushed over to see what was going on and saw blood on the floor along with Arroyo trying to get into the locked employee’s room. According to Troy Bower, Canaan’s father, the 16-year-old “just came up […]

Perpich Arts High School 2020 Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards

Doresa Brooks, Art PortfolioClara Byron, PhotographyLaura Haag, Art PortfolioLily Holker, Art PortfolioKassie Kodet, PaintingZavien Neal, Art PortfolioEllis Ott, Mixed MediaHailey Petersen, Comic ArtHailey Petersen, Film & AnimationMary Pfeifer, PaintingMary Pfeifer, PrintmakingLucy Roberts-Nieman, PaintingLucy Roberts-Nieman, Art PortfolioEzra Tizcareno, Art PortfolioEzra Tizcareno, Mixed MediaEzra Tizcareno, DesignAhnali Tran, PaintingMadison Williams, PhotographyHONORABLE MENTION KEYS:

Perpich Arts High School 2020 Minnesota Scholastic Writing Awards

Priya Dalal-Whelan, category Personal Essay & Memoir, title NyoagaOliver Hall, category Humor, title Hey ChrisCurtis Rathai, category Personal Essay & Memoir, title Mind TwistFern Schiffer, category Writing Portfolio, title Something in the AirFern Schiffer, category Short Story, title How to Kill a GiantHONORABLE MENTIONS:

Branford Coronavirus Update: Senior Home Safety Program Funding

Shoreline Village CT, a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization whose mission is to enable seniors to live independently in their own homes, is providing funding of up to $1,000 for seniors in Branford, Guilford, East Haven and Madison.

Coronavirus Double Whammy: School Closures, Economic Downturn Could Derail Student Learning

Research has directly linked parents’ job losses to lower student test scores, worse in-school behavior, and higher odds of being held back a grade. Another recent study found that children born during healthier economic times did better in school. Dozens of papers have found that low-income children do perform better academically when their families have […]