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City School Board Develops List Of 2014-’15 Weather Make Up Days

City School Board Develops List Of 2014-’15 Weather Make Up Days

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The Charlottesville School Board is working on bad weather make-up days for the next academic year. Most of the board favors a plan that covers five days where there might be no school because of snow, ice or hurricanes. The board favors including a warning to parents that Mother Nature can force changes in the calendar. The board will approve a list of make-up days next month.

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FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, Michael Jackson is shown at a press conference in London. Testimony from AEG Live executive Paul Gongaware on his interactions with Jackson and his negotiations with the singer’s doctor dominated the fifth week of a civil case against the company filed by the superstar’s mother, Katherine. On Tuesday May 28, 2013, Gongaware reluctantly acknowledged that he negotiated the $150,000 per month rate that Jackson’s doctor expected to be paid to serve on the “This Is It” tour.

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