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1 Youth (Janesville) Program is in need of Big Brother mentors: 30 Rock County boys waiting to be matched (photo of Big Brother Arnold Arndt and Little Brother Caleb Drays at Hedberg Public Library)(includes Big Opportunities) 02 Jan 2008, 3A
2 Youth (Janesville) Reining in teens: do graduated licenses prepare young drivers for the road? (photo of Mike Kuehne, Scott Wasemiller)(includes Graduated Effects) 28 Jan 2008, 1A
3 Youth (Janesville) Fewer carpools, more cars 28 Jan 2008, 12A
4 Youth (Janesville) Avoiding rape starts with teaching respect (editorial) 17 Feb 2008, 10A
5 Youth (Janesville) Sleep woes often dog teenagers: removing electronics from bedroom is one idea (photo of Mercy Health System Dr. Robert Cook)(includes How Many Z's?) 27 Sep 2008, 1A
6 Youth (Janesville) Will brainstorming breakfast help youth? Groups to seek ideas, share survey results (Rock Communities Youth Network)(Exchange Family Resource Center)(photo of Kathy Soehnlein, Nancy Brooks) 28 May 2009, 1A
7 Youth (Janesville) Rockin' Kids Christmas goal: helping underprivileged youth (photo of Cindy Dilley) 08 Jun 2014, 2A
8 Youth (Janesville) Cops and Bobbers is about more than fishing: program aims to steer kids away from drugs and alcohol (photo of Sheriff Robert Spoden)(Lake Koshkonong) 25 Jun 2014, 1A
9 Youth (Janesville) Junior Achievement adds members to board of directors (Junior Achievement of Rock County)(photo of Alison Bjoin, Mariah Gunderson, Elizabeth Horvath, Sean Knott)(John Richardson, Melanie Hawkins) 10 Aug 2015, 5A
10 Youth (Janesville) Anti-tobacco advocates see room for improvement in rate of sales to minors (Youth2Youth 4 Change) 07 Jan 2016, 3A

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    We use these abbreviations consistently.? If you are searching for info on 303 E. Court St., be sure to use the abbreviations; otherwise, you will not find it.?

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