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1 Youth (Janesville) To educate and empower: Ruby Project focuses on at-risk youth (photo of Kelly Ostermann) 23 Jan 2012, 2A
2 Youth (Janesville) Help wanted: male volunteers: Big Brothers program has long waiting list (photo of Mike Stade, Forest Breuer)(graph Big Brothers/Big Sisters, mentors and those waiting, 2007-2011) 30 Jan 2012, 2A
3 Youth (Janesville) Kids get a reason to smile at free clinic Friday: Janesville dentist office serves 110 children during ADA event (photo of Angie Brown, Alianna Carrillo, Saul Carrillo)(Robinson & Prijic Family Dental Associates)(Give Kids a Smile Program) 04 Feb 2012, 1A
4 Youth (Janesville) Clerks ticketed for tobacco sales: Rock County Youth 2 Youth 01 Dec 2012, 8A
5 Youth (Janesville) The other tobacco threat: new smokeless tobacco products target children, educators say (photo) 25 Mar 2013, 1A
6 Youth (Janesville) Overdrive? Energy drinks growing in popularity despite lack of knowledge about contents (photo)(graph Caffeine: How much is too much?) 26 Apr 2013, 1A
7 Youth (Janesville) Returning the favor: County 4-H clubs, members participate in service day (photo of Ethan Rossmiller, Katharine Gunn) 28 Apr 2013, 2A
8 Youth (Janesville) Picnic seen as anti-bullying event to promote acceptance: Ruby Project event scheduled for Oct. 20 (The Ruby Project's Out in October Community Picnic and Resource fair)(photo of Scott Story, Kelley Blair Ostermann) 13 Oct 2013, 3A
9 Youth (Janesville) Out in October: community picnic offers resourses, [sic][resources] support, fun (photo)(Ruby Project's Out in October Community Picnic and Resource Fair in Lower Courthouse Park) 21 Oct 2013, 3A
10 Youth (Janesville) Ministry needs help to survive (Rock Valley Youth for Christ) 21 Mar 2014, 6A

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