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Posted Jul 14, 2019 at 5:55 AM   Nov. 5, 1984, changed John Antonetti’s entire career. He was in his first year teaching eighth grade science in his home state of Arkansas when he found out he was being evaluated by the principal, John Heath. The day of the evaluation, Antonetti forgot his materials at home, forcing him to come […]

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Posted Jul 2, 2019 at 3:10 PM, Updated Jul 2, 2019 at 3:10 PM  Burlington is taking recreation to at-risk communities with an up-fitted cargo van that travels the city to offer structured play for children and families. The Park & Play van was made possible by $50,000 from Impact Alamance. It’s equipped with fitness gear, […]

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Posted Apr 8, 2019 at 2:01 AM   MEBANE — A group of kids has gathered around a skeleton in the woods at Cates Farm Park. It’s not human — thank God — but it’s a dead thing and it’s cool, and they lean over it trying to figure out what it might have been when it was alive. The […]

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Posted Jan 16, 2019 at 5:18 PM Updated Jan 16, 2019 at 6:31 PM No smoking, dipping, vaping in park areas, including sidewalks, parking lots; goes into effect April 1, comes with potential $50 fine The Burlington City Council approved an ordinance banning tobacco use in all city parks and adjacent public areas, including parking […]

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Posted Dec 22, 2018 at 1:23 PM     Impact Alamance dedicated new facilities Wednesday, Dec. 19, in the former Cammack building, 133 E. Davis St., Burlington. LabCorp donated the 38,000-square-foot building to Impact Alamance in 2016. It houses Impact Alamance, Alamance Achieves, and the Alamance Community Foundation, and also has a conference center that can be used by local […]

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