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Student-Penned ‘Niagara The Musical’ Has Roots in Westminster

  Given the chance to guess, you might venture that “Niagara: The Musical” is a musical version of the 1953 Marilyn Monroe noir-thriller “Niagara,” or a musical exploration of the Native American origins of the Niagara Falls tour boat, Maid of the Mist. Well, Marilyn doesn’t make an appearance in …

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How to Beat the Summer Heat (and Make it Fun!)

The sun shines brightly.

How to Beat the Summer Heat (and Make it Fun!) With temperatures last weekend climbing into the 90s—and more to come from July 25 to Aug. 6— it’s time to get strategic about how we stay cool. The heat is uncomfortable for most of us, but with temperatures this high, …

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A Pledge to Deliver Unending Love and Support

A blonde woman is wearing a blue dress and smiling. This is Sandy Pagnotti.

As president and CEO of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Maryland (RMHC), I am pretty sure I have the greatest job in the world. When people ask what the Ronald McDonald House is, the short answer is that we are a Home Away from Home for critically ill children …

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Beth Tfiloh’s Team Approach to Enrichment and Development

“Teach a child in his own way; He will not swerve from it even in old age.” –Proverbs 22:6 Students truly flourish when their teachers see their strengths. Beth Tfiloh Lower School’s team approach to education provides opportunities for students to learn in small groups for a more personalized classroom …

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