Darlene Bowden had been a school lunch lady at the Irving Middle School in Pocatello, Idaho for three years. One day during school lunch a 12-year-old girl told her that she didn't have any money for lunch and she was very hungry.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced earlier today that the Muslim holidays of Eid-al-Adha and al-Fitr have been added to the city's public school schedule. The mayor calling it 'a change that respects the diversity of our city.'
Once again this school year, we will be presenting "The B98.5 Teacher of the Month" brought to you by: Connected Credit Union, serving Maine educators and anyone living or working in Kennebec and Somerset counties.