It’s the weekend, and that often means you want to take a break from the news of the day. Each week, we’ll compile a list of “good reads” from Patch sites around the area. They’re happy or compelling or otherwise interesting stories for your weekend reading pleasure.
The bullying began when Camille “Cam” Paddock was just 8 years old. "I know exactly how it feels to be different. I wanted to die – but I didn’t."
Members of the High Five Choir have found their voice — and learned a few lessons about inclusivity, patience and friendship while they’re at it. The choir is made up of differently-abled students. Some students are non-verbal, while others sing loud and proud. The choir includes student facilitators, who are teamed up with a “buddy” in the choir.
A fourth grade teacher is $3,000 richer after putting her word puzzle-solving skills to the test on Wheel of Fortune.