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DON HEUPEL FOR THE NEWS The renovated marquee is put back in place Tuesday at the Riviera Theater in North Tonawanda after a restoration project saw it removed since October. An Ohio company updated the 1947 vintage structure.
GUEST VIEW: What young people aren't learning in college
The results are distressing to say the least. A recent survey found that only 17 percent of college graduates â€" graduates! â€" knew the effect of the Emancipation Proclamation, just 42 percent knew the Battle of the Bulge was fought during World War II, and not even two in five could identify term limits for their senators and representatives.
DUVALL: In defense of the Common Core
They've become the two dirtiest words in education, but the Common Core is very much worth defending.
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