Florida Bus Driver, Monitor Rescue Toddler Along Route

A quick-acting school bus driver and monitor ensured another tragedy didn't affect the community of Seminole County, Florida this week when the duo came to the aid of an unattended toddler seen running down the street.

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First Student Bus Monitor Awarded for Work with Children with Special Needs

Sharon Parker, a school bus monitor at First Student in Marysville, Ohio, was recently awarded the Community Starfish Award by the Union County Board of Developmental Disabilities. The award is given to those who go above and beyond the usual call of duty in order to benefit individuals with developmental disabilities.

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Student Transportation Inc. Celebrates 'Employee Appreciation Week' April 21-25

WALL, N.J. — Student Transportation Inc. (STI), a leading North American provider of school bus transportation services, is celebrating its Third Annual Employee Appreciation Week this week, with the focus this year aimed at giving employees the chance to express their appreciation for their colleagues.                                           

NOAA, Coastal States Discuss U.S. Tsunami Preparedness

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration met with state officials to discuss U.S. tsunami warning capabilities and the need for better local preparedness, in light of the tsunami in March triggered by a Magnitude 9.0 earthquake that struck off the northeast coast of Japan.

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