Latest Uniforms Stories

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.

2005-12-01 19:40:27

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Professional U.S. sports teams ultimately will have to bow to increased sponsorship on their uniforms and playing surfaces, following the lead of European soccer, a leading sports executive said on Thursday.

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