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On Dec. 8, Compassionate Friends will sponsor its Worldwide Candle Lighting, a ceremony in which children and grandchildren who died too soon are remembered. Started in the U.S. in 1997 as a small Internet observance, the ceremony is now international in scope. Candles are lit at 7 p.m. local time across the globe, beginning in New Zealand. The goal is to create “a ring of light around the world.”
Rick Grane twice served as president of the Westlake Kiwanis, leading the organization’s sale of memorial bricks for the Founders Walk at Clague Park during the community’s bicentennial celebration in 2011.
Samantha Smith, a music teacher at Hilliard Elementary School and Parkside Intermediate School, can claim to have performed with some of the best musicians and in some of the greatest music halls in the world.
Bridget Royce, a fifth-grade mathematics teacher at Parkside Intermediate School in Westlake, recently co-authored an article that examined how the mathematics of Plinko can be used as a teaching tool.