Bisko Kaba, Director of the WOFA African Drum and Dance Company of the Pioneer Valley Performing Arts charter school speaks about raising funds to bring his students to his home country of Guinea, Africa. There, the students will explore the rich artistic culture of Guinea, and will be immersed in daily drum dance, language and culture. But first they have to raise a lot of money, and they’re holding a fundraiser at Unite Friday June 14th in Northampton.
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One student was killed and two others injured after a fistfight at a Sacramento community college escalated into a shooting.
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The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve.