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From the Archives: Virginia State Penitentiary - Richmond.com

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From the Archives: Virginia State Penitentiary
Richmond.com
The Virginia State Penitentiary, which was the home to Virginia's death row and an electric chair known as “Old Sparky” – occupied 17 acres around Byrd, Spring, Belvidere and Second streets and was in service for almost 200 years before closing in 1991.

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Leroy Carter Jr. - Mount Vernon News

July 13, 2018 - 4:07pm

Leroy Carter Jr.
Mount Vernon News
He was the first Supervisor of Adult Education at Licking County Joint Vocational School and served as President and Board Member of the North Fork School District. Leroy had a life-long love of woodworking, antiques, and travel, and he was a renowned ...

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Taking up woodworking in prison, this former inmate built his own carpentry business - Bizbrunei (press release)

July 13, 2018 - 1:36am

Bizbrunei (press release)

Taking up woodworking in prison, this former inmate built his own carpentry business
Bizbrunei (press release)
Vocational programmes for inmates have run since the Prison's Department's establishment since 1959, offering training in welding, agriculture, cooking and carpentry with a simple motive – upskilling inmates to have a marketable craft upon leaving ...

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Taking up woodworking in prison, this former inmate built his own carpentry business - Bizbrunei (press release)

July 13, 2018 - 1:36am

Bizbrunei (press release)

Taking up woodworking in prison, this former inmate built his own carpentry business
Bizbrunei (press release)
Vocational programmes for inmates have run since the Prison's Department's establishment since 1959, offering training in welding, agriculture, cooking and carpentry with a simple motive – upskilling inmates to have a marketable craft upon leaving ...

Categories: Vocational

GLOBAL – Salesian Missions highlights life-changing technical and ... - MissionNewswire

July 12, 2018 - 5:05pm

GLOBAL – Salesian Missions highlights life-changing technical and ...
MissionNewswire
(MissionNewswire) Salesian Missions joins the United Nations and other international organizations in celebrating World Youth Skills Day which has been ...

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Leroy Carter Jr. - Mount Vernon News

July 12, 2018 - 4:06pm

Leroy Carter Jr.
Mount Vernon News
He was the first Supervisor of Adult Education at Licking County Joint Vocational School and served as President and Board Member of the North Fork School District. Leroy had a life-long love of woodworking, antiques, and travel and he was a renowned ...

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Business - Lumina News

July 12, 2018 - 11:15am

Business
Lumina News
Participants visited Kids Making It, a nonprofit organization focused on woodworking mentoring programs, and also the CFCC North Campus Vocational Center, where they will see the high-tech side of construction. Students will be given the chance to work ...

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Robert R. Boissonneault - Hartford Courant

July 10, 2018 - 5:04am

Hartford Courant

Robert R. Boissonneault
Hartford Courant
Bob graduated from Diman Vocational High School in Fall River, MA and served in the U.S. Army and Army National Guard as an MP. ... After retiring, Bob relocated to Florida continuing his love of woodworking by crafting items for family and friends ...

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Retail display company idX works with VA to bring veterans back to the workforce - woodworkingnetwork.com

July 6, 2018 - 12:03pm

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Retail display company idX works with VA to bring veterans back to the workforce
woodworkingnetwork.com
DAYTON, Ohio -- A new initiative at idX Corp.'s Dayton, Ohio, division is helping area military veterans move back into the civilian workforce. A provider for consumer environment design, manufacturing, rollout and installation, idX originally launched ...

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The Furniture Trust hosts 8th Annual Eco-Carpentry Challenge - New England Real Estate Journal Online

July 6, 2018 - 1:29am

New England Real Estate Journal Online

The Furniture Trust hosts 8th Annual Eco-Carpentry Challenge
New England Real Estate Journal Online
People's Choice: Madison Park Technical Vocational HS (second year in a row!). The Furniture Trust assigned each team a mentor from the architecture, construction, project management, facilities, and furniture industries to provide guidance and ...

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DRC School Offers Vocational Training to Former Child Soldiers - Global Press Journal

July 5, 2018 - 5:02pm

Global Press Journal

DRC School Offers Vocational Training to Former Child Soldiers
Global Press Journal
LUBERO, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO — At 7:45 a.m., the classrooms built along a hill in this rural area are open, and students inside practice sewing, woodworking, leatherworking and other trades. They won't stop until 1 p.m.. This school, known ...

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Building Blocks of Success: UNCW's YEP Program Provides Skills for the Future - UNCW News

July 3, 2018 - 9:29am

Building Blocks of Success: UNCW's YEP Program Provides Skills for the Future
UNCW News
Participants will visit Kids Making It, a nonprofit organization focused on woodworking mentoring programs, and the Cape Fear Vocational Center, where they will see the high-tech side of construction. Students will be given the chance to work with a 3D ...

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Copes, students meet with Honduran vice president - Shelby County Reporter

July 2, 2018 - 12:02pm

Shelby County Reporter

Copes, students meet with Honduran vice president
Shelby County Reporter
During the 10-day trip to Belfate, Honduras, which was sponsored by the Skilled Knowledgeable Youth program, Copes and his students delivered container classrooms serving as a welding classroom, a small engine and auto mechanics laboratory, a ...

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Copes, students meet with Honduran vice president - Alabaster Reporter

July 2, 2018 - 11:54am

Alabaster Reporter

Copes, students meet with Honduran vice president
Alabaster Reporter
During the 10-day trip to Belfate, Honduras, which was sponsored by the Skilled Knowledgeable Youth program, Copes and his students delivered container classrooms serving as a welding classroom, a small engine and auto mechanics laboratory, a ...

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