The Mount Vernon City School Music Department is hosting its 60th Annual Top-N-Pops jazz concert on Friday, April 28th in the middle school commons. That’s right, this is our 60th year! Join us for a special evening of jazz music performed by the MVMS Jazz Band, the MVHS Mello Jackets and the premier performance of the Knox County Jazz Orchestra.
Autism-related errant migration of neurons corrected in patient-derived 3D “spheroids”
National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded neuroscientists have created a 3D window into the human brain’s budding executive hub assembling itself during a critical period in prenatal development. What’s more, they used it to discover and experimentally correct — in a petri dish — defective cell migration caused by an autism-related disorder.… Read full story
The City of Mount Vernon is accepting applications for Seasonal Employment work in the Park, Street or Cemetery Departments. Interested applicants should fill out an application, which may be obtained from the Moundview Cemetery Office (Parks Office), 307 Wooster Road, or from City Hall, 40 Public Square.… Read full story
The City of Mount Vernon and the Ohio Department of Transportation will be hosting an Open House Public Involvement meeting to discuss the status of the Mount Vernon Avenue bridge replacement over the Kokosing River project in the City of Mount Vernon.… Read full story
MOUNT VERNON, OH (April 25,2017) – Spanish students at Mount Vernon High School collaborated with students from Kenyon College on The Great Wall of Los Angeles by Judith Baca. The students will be present their work at the Mount Vernon Public Library on Friday, April 28 at 3:30pm.
At an event celebrating the Month of the Military Child at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, Superintendent of Public Instruction Paolo DeMaria announced the creation of the Purple Star Award for military-friendly schools. Ohio now will distinguish schools across the state that show a commitment to serving military-connected students and families.… Read full story