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Team Bodig’s 4th coin drive and comedy show fundraiser

(Press Release) — Team Bodig will hold its second coin drive today, Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Atkins Kroll Toyota intersection on Beach Road. Everyone is invited to drive by; show their support; and to drop a donation in their buckets to raise funds for a worthy cause.

26 undergo airline-ticketing, ground-handling training

HOUSEWIVES and students are among those attending the free airline-ticketing and ground-handling training conducted by Marianas Aviation Services or MAS.

SSHS advisory

(Press Release) — Parents and guardians of Saipan Southern High School students are reminded that on Thursday, April 27, 2017, the mid-progress report will be distributed from 3 p.m.to 6 p.m. in the classrooms.

Leepan wants to work with MVA

THE Marianas Visitors Authority’s plan to limit the hours of operation at the Grotto to ensure safety is commendable, but it would be more appropriate to incorporate it into a measure that imposes fees on tourists who visit tourist sites and conservation areas, Rep. Joseph Leepan T. Guerrero said, adding that he is willing to work with MVA.

MVA makes Japan media tie-ups for summer travel

(MVA) — The Marianas Visitors Authority is undertaking several media tie-ups in Japan this month to promote summer travel to the Marianas.

Kilili opposes taxing troops for GI Bill benefits

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Office of the CNMI Congressional Delegate) — U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee member Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan is opposed to a proposal by Republicans in Congress to deduct money from military paychecks to pay for the costs of the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill.

Saipan Rotarians recognize Curtis Dancoe

FORMER Saipan Rotary Club president Curtis Dancoe is now a certified Paul P. Harris fellow. A Chicago attorney, Paul P. Harris (1868-1947) founded Rotary International in 1905.

BOE adopts American School Counseling Association standards

THE Board of Education has approved the adoption of American School Counseling Association or ASCA standards, according to the Public School System’s associate commissioner for student support services, Yvonne Pangelinan.