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WB’s Davis signs with Iowa Wesleyan Tigers

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West Burlington’s Parker Davis signs his letter of intent to play soccer with the Iowa Wesleyan University Tigers next year, while surrounded by family, friends and coaches, Tuesday afternoon at West Burlington High School.
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West Burlington’s Parker Davis signs his letter of intent to play soccer with the Iowa Wesleyan University Tigers next year, while surrounded by family, friends and coaches, Tuesday afternoon at West Burlington High School.
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Applied for Student Aid Online? Facebook Saw You

“For millions of prospective college students, applying online for federal financial aid has also meant sharing personal data (e.g., names, email addresses, and zip codes) with Facebook, unbeknownst to them or their parents.” Surya Mattu and Colin Lecher report

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Facebook Doesn’t Know What It Does With Your Data, Or Where It Goes: Leaked Document

According to a leaked memo, “Facebook has no idea where all of its user data goes, or what it’s doing with it” reports Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai.

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Track and Field Team 2022

West Burlington – Notre Dame Varsity Track and Field Team 2022.
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Front (l-r): Josie Bentz, Jenna Bentz, Maisey Belger, Kelli Orth, Katie Stephens, Amelia Schwenker. Second: Addison Reid, Ady Lamm, Estella Brockway, Brynn Logan, Lauren Summers, Keilene Holmes, Mgr: Emerson Jackson. Third: Lucy Parkins, Nadiya Jones, Audrey Brockway, Amiya Davis, Ella Spiker, Gabrielle Holdefer. Fourth: Elise Oleson, Breck McVey, Taryn Snodgrass, Kennedy Ritter, Rowan Willeford, Ava Parkins. Back: Coaches: Ryan Ritter, Corey Lamm, Mike Gurius, Jackson Culp, Marc Moad, Ben Gulick. Not pictured: Hadley Augustine, Hanna Fruehling, McKenna Marlow.
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Front (l-r): Elijah Demasi, Lance Steinhoff, Parker Lau, Kenyon Baker, Owen Gulick, Gavin Abellana, Ryne Rogers. Second: Lyblie Christofferson, Caden Schwenker, Levi Fletcher-Bates, Mason Watkins, Sage Eggar, Anthony Moad, Chance Conrad. Third: Mgr: Emerson Jackson, Grant Boal, Jack Riley, Colby Booton, Jace Figuereo, Gediyon Boal, Tyler Burch. Fourth: Malachi Allison, Dylan Kipp, Carsen Jones, Aiden Kniffen, Clark Gapen, Jordan Nupp. Back: Coaches: Ryan Ritter, Mike Gurius, Corey Lamm, Jackson Culp, Marc Moad, Ben Gulick. Not pictured: Alex Abouasaly.
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Adam & Eve; Man vs Woman; Marriage; Shakespeare; Three Little Pigs; and the “Demeaning of Life”

Three Little Pigs Like You’ve Never Heard Before. John Branyan – DRYBAR Comedy
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The Problem With Grandparents Posting Photos of Their Grandkids Online

Research indicates that oversharing will likely result in up to 7.4 million cases of identity fraud by 2030, costing future generations more than $900 million.

The average parent shares almost 1,500 images of their child before their 5th birthday.

So what’s the problem with posting photos of kids on Facebook, Instagram or other social media? The two biggest concerns are identity theft and child pornography.

One thing that’s important to understand is that social media “privacy” settings are not entirely private.

goodhousekeeping.com March 26, 2022
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“The Easiest Way To Hack Your Phone!”

Android and iPhones are the primary targets of Hackers! Especially the iPhone!!! Find out why.
“Why you should use Signal as your texting app.”, says Elon Musk. I know that many people out there ask serious questions like, “why is Elon Musk pushing Signal?” The straightforward answer to that question is solely because of the privacy.

This is why Elon Musk uses Signal as his Messaging app.

“One tweet by Tesla’s CEO seems to be having an enormous impact on WhatsApp, with many users jumping to rival messaging app Signal.”, reports CNET

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Falcon Relays – 2022

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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s McKenna Marlow (2) takes first place in the Class-A, 100-meter dash, at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Josie Bentz (2) takes the baton from teammate Audrey Brockway on the final leg of the Class-A, 4×200-meter relay to take first place at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Danville’s Rylee Morris runs in the Class-B, 4×800, at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Kennedy Ritter (8) competes in the Class-A, 3000-meter run at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Hadley Augustine (5) competes in the Class-A, 400-meter run at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Falcon Relays – 2022

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New London’s Kade Benjamin takes first place in the high jump with a leap of 6’-6” at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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New London’s Carter Allen takes first place in shot-put with a throw of 50’-11.5” at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington- Notre Dame’s Grant Boal places second in Class A with a leap of 5-06 at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Danville’s Caiden Gourley places second with a leap of 5-10 at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Danville’s Sawyer Nelson places third in Class B with a leap of 5-08 at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington- Notre Dame’s Tyler Burch takes fourth place in Class A with a throw of 42’-4” at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Danville’s Caiden Gourley places second with a leap of 5-10 at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington- Notre Dame’s Tyler Burch throws the discus at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.

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Here’s Why China Now Owns Toyota, Ford, GM, and Tesla

“Here’s Why China Now Owns Ford, GM, Tesla and Toyota”, says Scotty Kilmer, an auto mechanic for the last 54 years.