This is the second level of the National Geographic Bee competition, which is now in its 30th year. School Bees were held in schools with fourth- through eighth-grade students throughout the state to determine each school champion.
"International Walk to School" events work to create safer routes for walking and bicycling and emphasize the importance of increasing physical activity among children, pedestrian safety, alleviating traffic congestion, concern for the environment and building connections between families, schools and the broader community, according to Amanda Chilson, the Mass in Motion coordinator for the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition.
The sale features gently used clothing and shoes sized from infant to teen styles, including pajamas, swimwear and outerwear, as well as infant bedding/gear, sporting and dance apparel, costumes, accessories and maternity items. The sale featuring items for all seasons, including high-quality winter coats. All items will be 50 percent off from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
According to a 10:20 a.m. "robocall" sent by Brookner to parents and guardians, the school's main office was running on backup power that would not last, and the school had no way to feed its students because the cafeteria was without power. School buses were called in to bring children home starting at 10:45.