lollipop lady

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lollipop lady

A person who helps school children cross trafficked roads in the UK during the school year. The name refers to the large signs he or she holds to attract the attention of traffic, which resemble lollipops.
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While city officials make up their mind, why don't we just piggyback on Chicago's Crossing Guard Appreciation Day this year?
She said, dad they've got an opening for a crossing guard at St.
A couple of years ago in Granada Hills, a speeding car hit and severely injured one of our crossing guards, made him a hood ornament.
It's a challenge every day for every one of the crossing guards,'' Mr.
SANTA CLARITA -- A county supervisor is asking for answers, after crossing guards failed to show last week at five Santa Clarita Valley intersections.
We've all had the experience of feeling the world is against us when, in a rush, we get stuck behind a school bus, or see the school crossing guard start to lift the stop sign.
She worked in the Glendale school system for 17 years and at Foster for two, and said DeBoer is the most dedicated crossing guard she has ever met.
Kitterman, 52, is the school's lone crossing guard, a woman who I've been curious about for years.
In response to the Philadelphia Daily News article this morning calling for a permanent school crossing guard at the intersection, Wired 96.
Invitation for Bids: School crossing guard services
Boucher was a Crossing Guard for the City of Worcester for many years before she retired.
GLENDALE - A 72-year-old crossing guard suffered a broken ankle and other injuries when he was hit by a car outside a Glendale elementary school Thursday morning, police said.