Bus update for the week of March 1. Service suspended for: #5 – Pine Ridge, #5 – Central Middle/Central High, #6 – Northern Trails, #6 – Northern Middle/Northern High, #74 Knapp Forest, #74 – Eastern Middle/Eastern High, #75 – Central Woodlands, #75 – Central Middle/Central High. Service resumes for: #40 – Northern Trails, #40 – Northern Middle/Northern High, #65 – Thornapple, #65 – Central Middle/Central High, #72 – Knapp Forest, #72 – Eastern Middle/Eastern High, #93 – Pine Ridge, #93 – Northern Middle/Northern High.
Taniya Patel, an eighth-grader at Northern Hills Middle School, spoke with WGVU about her thoughts and feelings as Kamala Harris made history as the first woman and woman of color to be sworn in as Vice President of the United States. Listen and read her well-spoken interview with WGVU. As WGVU states, “The eighth-grader is of Indian descent and said she’s no stranger to issues minorities face in the United States. While Patel is proud to have two immigrant parents, she said there’s a ‘confusion’ that comes with being a second-generation American.” Click here for the complete story online with WGVU by Kylie Ambu.