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  • Choice Uses for Chalk
    Choice Uses for Chalk
    August is here – can the beginning of school be far behind? As teachers and students begin gathering their supplies, chalk will inevitably show up on either or both lists of needs.Many schools, however, no longer have blackboards in their...
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    Man faces up to 13 years in jail for anti-bank chalk messages
    A protester faces up to 13 years in jail for writing anti-big-bank messages on sidewalks in water soluble chalk.Jeff Olson, a 40-year-old San Diego man, has been charged with 13 counts of vandalism for writing anti-megabank slogans in washable...
  • Opening of the Union Square Off the Wall shop
    Off the Wall Frozen Yogurt to host chalk artist works in shops
    Off the Wall, a frozen yogurt chain restaurant with four current locations in Manhattan, is seeking submissions for their chalk-art competition. The chain recently announced their "Cultured Artists Series" for which they are looking for...
  • Chalk Drawings
    ChalkFest will bring color to this weekend
    ChalkFest 2012: Revitalize Main Street Through Artwill be taking place this weekend on Saturday, August 11 and Sunday, August 12. This interactive exhibit will feature the art of street artists including local favorites and internationally...
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    New Hampshire man serving 60 days for writing with chalk
    When I was a child, I used chalk to draw all over the sidewalk. I loved coloring in rainbows and flowers, and even playing hopscotch. Despite my overactive imagination, I never once imagined a situation where someone drawing with chalk would end...
  • Jump rope
    Spring into break with outdoor activities
    With unseasonably warm weather in Chicago’s forecast and spring break just around the corner for many schools, get ready for outdoor fun with the following toys and activities, all of which are under $25.Jump roping is a fun exercise for one...
  • Chalk
    Make your own chalk and chalkboards for kids
    Chalk has many great uses. You can make your own chalk, and if you don’t want to use the road or sidewalk, you can make your own chalkboard. Chalk and chalkboardmaterials can be found in San Antonio at several places. The best thing about...
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    Jailed for Chalking? Again we say "Chalk the Police!"
    Out of the Orlando Sentinel:"Has your child ever written in chalk on the sidewalk?If so, little Joey or Janie is a criminal.So says the city of Orlando, which recently arrested — and jailed — one of the Occupy Orlando protesters...
  • Chalk It Up
    Corporate sponsors announced for 4th annual Sarasota Chalk Festival
    SARASOTA — The 2011 Sarasota Chalk Festival, billed as “America’s Largest Street Painting Festival,” has announced the corporate sponsors for its fourth annual event, scheduled for Nov. 1-7. There is no admission charge.The...
  • Chalk creations
    Chalk creations
    Do your creative's beg for you to buy them outdoor chalk when they first see it in the stores about March?Chalk is actually a versatile medium and kids outdoor play chalk can be used inside, as well.(Medium is an art term referring to any...
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    Addicted to eating chalk
    Addiction to any substance whether it is considered non threatening or deadly is cause for concern. While some people may indulge in addictions that are well known, such as alcohol or various drugs, there are other addictions, less well known. One...
  • Chalk It Up Part 2
    San Antonio Chalk It Up highlights, Part 2
    Downtown San Antonio's historic theater district was turned into a fantasy land of color, smell and music on Saturday, October 9, 2010 as artists and visitors celebrated the annual "Chalk It Up" event on Houston Street.Sidewalks...
  • Joaquin Castro, TX State Representative visits "Chalk It Up" in San Antonio
    State representative Joaquin Castro 'chalks one up' for the community
    Joaquin Castro attended a meeting in downtown San Antonio on Saturday, October 9, 2010 and decided to see what the annual 'Chalk It Up' on Houston Street was all about.Artists,students, teachers, citizensand evenpolice officers greeted the...