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Attended Monmouth University
Lives in Norfolk, VA 23508
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From LGBT PD liaison to trans bathroom issues, Virginia is front and center today.
Virginia Beach, Va. appointed the city's first LGBT liaison police officer even as the state wrestles over 10 controversial bills many say discriminate against the gay community.
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Goldilocks class action coffee suits: Too hot, too cold, too little.
A lawsuit filed in Chicago alleges that the coffee chain puts too much ice in its beverages. Such lawsuits often win consumer safety, but at a cost.
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But me no butts!
Illinois takes aim at cigarette butts with a tough new amendment to its litter laws. But are such measures really effective?
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The story of a homeless 9-year-old girl people have given up on.
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Yes, but the next question is which version of The Bible?
Both houses of Tennessee's legislature have passed a bill designating the Bible as the official book of the Volunteer State, over objections that the bill is unconstitutional.
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Amazing story!
Milla Bizzotto, who relied on confidence and hard work to quiet bullies, wants to help all kids to find 'something special inside.'
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The race for first spouse 
One sociologist views America's first ladies as corresponding to a handful of archetypes.
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Attention Ted Cruz, John Kasich et al.
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When you catch your cat learning to speak bird so she can do a Wile E Coyote style attempt at capture later on.
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An amazing story of courage and parenting.
As new research reveals the ability of face-to-face conversations to reduce prejudice against transgender people, a trans girl is seeking to bring the conversation to the front door of one of the world's most outspokenly anti...
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The hit Broadway musical 'Hamilton' is facing accusations of discrimination after a casting call asked for nonwhite actors.
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Minimum wage change a signature issue for Sen. Sanders.
California legislators and labor unions struck a tentative deal on Saturday to implement a statewide $15 an hour minimum wage, a central plank in the Vermont senator's platform.
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  • Monmouth University
    Political Science, 1986 - 1988
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I write anything and everything with speed, accuracy, research and innovation. Then I light-up the Internet and social media to grow community. In my free time I volunteer in my city and teach kids and their care givers how to improve their Life Strategies by playing chess. I'm the founder of the Norfolk Initiative for Chess Excellence (NICE) www.NiceChess.net.
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TED TALK June 2014. Mom of four boys. Lived on a sailboat with kids for 5 years. Survived SCUD missiles in Tel Aviv. I'm the founder of the Norfolk Initiative for Chess Excellence (NICE) www.NiceChess.net.
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Corporate media consultant. Reported commentaries for The Christian Science Monitor and others.
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News gathering, seeing the invisible, finding the sweet spot in a story, chess
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    Reporter, present
    Rapid Response Team blogger for The Christian Science Monitor, seeking a full-time writing post.
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Norfolk, VA 23508
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Beach Haven, NJ 08008 - Oakhurst, NJ 07755
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Lisa Suhay: An MVP among teachers | Guest Columnist |
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Sitting in the stands for my son's track meet, I spotted a mom who had clearly rushed from work to get here. From 5 p.m. until almost 9, the

Lisa Suhay: Homelessness hiding behind an invisibility cloak | Guest Col...
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A nine-year-old filled out the application for a pass to the community center. "I checked the box for migrant,” she told her mom. "Nah baby,

Hate Crime in the Media: A History - Victoria Munro - Google Books
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books.google.com - How is hate engendered, and what causes hatred to manifest as criminal behavior? Hate Crime in the Media: A History consi

Medical trainer banned form military contracts
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Hagmann is accused of multiple abuses against soldiers.

I Am a Humane Educator: Betsy Farrell-Messenger
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Thank you for sharing Betsy Farrell-Messenger, IHE certificate graduate, sees the possibilities for the growth of kindness and responsibilit

Suhay: Teaching the power to adjust the sails
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I witnessed pure joy manifested in the giggle of a little girl last week as she blazed past me aboard a 13-foot sailboat, the tips of her br

Suhay: Navigating life with human lights
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Having recently watched my husband chase a world record as he sailed a little dinghy from Point Lookout, N.C., to Annapolis, Md., I have com

Teen sailor's memorial bracelet makes world record journey with sailor
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Virginian-Pilot page designer Robert Suhay set a world distance sailing record last week in his 14-foot-long Laser in the Atlantic Ocean, fr

Sailing world record holder meets his breaking point
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Virginian-Pilot page designer Robert Suhay is attempting to set a world distance sailing record in his 14-foot-long Laser in the Atlantic Oc

Norfolk couple: Letter carrier tossed mail in ravine
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NORFOLK Two things upset Malikul Abdullah on Tuesday afternoon – the sound of trash bags tossed in the ravine across the street from his hom

Suhay: A not-so E-Z holiday road trip
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I want to take a moment to thank the Virginia Department of Transportation and the makers of its toll transponders for an incredibly memorab

DOJ tells mobile operators: ‘Unlimited’ means no data cap -- Newsbytes.ph
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The Department of Justice has issued a second advisory on the telecommunications sector which warned telcos “not to mislead or deceive subsc

Longest single-handed distance sailed in a dinghy (male)
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Longest single-handed distance sailed in a dinghy (male)

Berube: The trouble with an at-large School Board
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For the first time, thanks to this month's successful referendum, Norfolk's voters will be able to elect School Board members. After decades

Suhay: A dryer mission
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Sometimes it seems so much easier to sit idly by, believing that helping strangers doesn't make a difference, than to get up and exercise fa

The First Law of Kipple: An Entire Floor Filled With Chromatically Arran...
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About 3 months ago photographer Dan Tobin Smith set up a website to ask the public to donate kipple: junk that was lying around their house.

Rain or shine
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I love rowing in light rain. Its very peaceful, but the idea that practice would get rained out had me bummed last night. This morning I wok

Why parents have a stake in E3 – and Nintendo's survival
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The Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, started Monday, and parents have an opportunity to keep up on the latest in video game news, inclu

Nintendo can reboot with E3, if Zelda and Metroid play along
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Nintendo will take the virtual stage Tuesday for its annual E3 "Digital Event." What cards does Nintendo have up its sleeve?

If the O.J. Simpson story broke today would it be just a hashtag?
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Will today's kids – inundated by information online – understand the impact of the O.J. Simpson case 20 years ago? And would a case like Sim