The mechanics of curling shoes are way more complicated than you imagined — and no, curlers don't wear skates – Business Insider India

The Winter Olympics are back.And for the next two weeks, curling is all the rage.The slippery cult favorite requires athletes to slide polished granite rocks, or stones, across a long stretch of ice. Teammates then use brooms to brush the ice ahead of the stone to make it glide faster, with the ultimate goal of … Read more

Central Cambria senior earns Naval Academy appointment | News, Sports, Jobs – Altoona Mirror

Mar 10, 2022WestrickA Central Cambria High School senior has accepted a fully qualified appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson announced William Westrick of Ebensburg will attend the military academy. Westrick is the son of Ryan and Carissa Westrick and the grandson of Bill Itle of Loretto, Joyce Itle … Read more

Survey: Alarming Number of Educators May Soon Leave the Profession | NEA – National Education Association

A staggering 55 percent of educators are thinking about leaving the profession earlier than they had planned, according to a National Education Association (NEA) survey of its members released on Tuesday. This represents a significant increase from 37 percent in August and is true for educators regardless of age or years teaching, driving buses, or serving meals … Read more