Latest Uniforms Stories

2009-09-08 14:21:50

A British auctioneer said a pair of bloomers that once belonged to Queen Victoria fetched a high bid of $989. Charles Hanson, the Derby, England, auctioneer in charge of the sale, said the bloomers, which were worn by the queen in the later years of her 1837-1901 reign, garnered interest from buyers spanning the globe, Sky News reported Tuesday. There was interest from all over the world, Hanson said of the bloomers, which measure 52 inches around the waist. We had three or four Americans who...

2009-07-20 07:33:00

ST. LOUIS, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- As a lifelong Cardinals fan and a mother of three, Erica Keating experienced firsthand the problem of finding a t-shirt that allowed her to show her team spirit while accommodating her pregnant figure.

2008-09-10 21:00:21

By East County Times In a weekly feature called "e-views," we invite readers to answer a question via e-mail. Last week's question: Some schools in East County have instituted a uniform policy this school year.

2008-09-08 18:00:31

Duval County Superintendent Ed Pratt-Dannals appeared in a live chat on Jacksonville.com on Thursday.

2008-08-06 00:00:31

By LYDIA X. MCCOY, Courier & Press staff writer 464-7431 or mccoyl@courierpress.com The Warrick County School Board will discuss creating a committee to gauge interest in a pilot program for school uniforms at Boonville Junior High School when it meets Monday.

2008-08-03 18:00:16

By Jonathan Cribbs, The Beaufort Gazette, S.C. Aug. 3--The Beaufort County School District's uniforms issue is one that's been fueledmostly with anecdotes.

2008-07-13 00:00:22

THE lost art of making beds with hospital corners will be demonstrated at York Castle Museum today. Nurses will also show off traditional folded hats and a chef will demonstrate food from the 1940s as part of the 60th anniversary of the NHS.

2008-06-24 18:02:46

By Madeleine Brindley Health Editor PLANS for a new infection-fighting uniform for nurses across Wales will be unveiled this week. The new compulsory uniform will be designed to reduce the risk of hospital super-bugs, such as MRSA, spreading between patients and staff on clothing.

2007-04-27 18:00:32

By MORGAN JOSEY The use of standard mode of dress in some district schools has had little effect on suspension rates and student achievement, Board of Education members learned Thursday.

2005-12-14 16:12:12

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A 13-year-old Los Angeles girl who refuses to wear a school uniform has taken her fight to court, charging that school officials violated her civil rights by demanding she wear the blue skirt and white blouse.

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