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Jefferson Middle School FIRST Lego League Celebrates Success

Feb 17, 2017 - Three robotics teams from JMS competed in the State Championship: The Radioactive Brix, The Atomic Eagles and The JMS Master Builders. The Master Builders are moving on to the World Championships in Houston.
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Family Escapes House Fire Thanks to Smoke Alarm

Feb 17, 2017 - An Oak Ridge family of three was able to get to safety overnight thanks to a smoke alarm that was installed in their home by the Oak Ridge Fire Department.
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Edgemoor Road Maintenance Project Extended, Traffic Delays Still Possible

Feb 17, 2017 - The right-of-way maintenance project that began earlier this month on Edgemoor Road has been extended through Friday, March 3, providing there are no issues with weather or other unforeseen circumstances.
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Council Member Ellen Smith Appointed to National League of Cities Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee

Feb 14, 2017 - The committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC’s federal policy positions on issues involving air quality, water quality, energy policy, national wetlands policy, noise control and solid and hazardous waste management.
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Spring Maintenance Planned for Big Turtle Dog Park

Feb 13, 2017 - The Recreation and Parks Department will be conducting turf maintenance at Big Turtle Dog Park, 2525 Oak Ridge Turnpike, beginning in early March. The dog park will remain open to the public during the project.
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"Atomic Integration," Photo Exhibit on African-American Life During Manhattan Project, Opens Feb. 23

Feb 10, 2017 - In honor of Black History Month, the Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce will be hosting “Atomic Integration,” a photography exhibition focusing on African-American life during the Manhattan Project in Oak Ridge.
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Senior Center Offers Free Guitar Lessons

Feb 09, 2017 - Free guitar lessons for senior citizens will begin with an orientation class on Friday, February 24, at the Oak Ridge Senior Center, which was recently relocated to the Civic Center. Classes are open to area seniors ages 50 and older.
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Edgemoor Road Maintenance Could Cause Traffic Delays

Feb 01, 2017 - The Public Works Department will be performing right-of-way maintenance on Edgemoor Road beginning Monday, February 6. This work could cause delays for drivers in the area.
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