by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 21, 2015 11:54 am | Comments (20)
The leaders of the Board of Alders Black and Hispanic Caucus called on the city’s employers to “open the pipeline” and hire local people.
by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 13, 2015 3:11 pm | Comments (1)
With bags of books in hand, 300 people knocked on the doors of Newhallville neighbors to talk about literacy.
by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 13, 2015 11:32 am | Comments (10)
With warm temps and blue skies, residents and friends joined forces to help Newhallville clean away the dregs of winter.
by Paul Bass | Apr 9, 2015 8:13 am
A mayor known for her red dress jackets teamed up with a pooch known for his red fur to promote a common cause—getting kids to read.
by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 6, 2015 8:51 am | Comments (1)
Halfway up a 25-foot wall, Ted Brooks felt his hamstring tighten and cramp. He pushed through the pain and pulled himself up the rest of the distance.
Then he rappelled down, massaged out the kink and immediately started back up again.
by Staff | Mar 23, 2015 6:55 pm | Comments (4)
A two-alarm fire left 12 people without a home Monday afternoon.
by Paul Bass | Mar 19, 2015 4:44 pm
An 8-year-old girl died Wednesday after suffering a possible heart attack on a school bus.
by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 6, 2015 2:09 pm | Comments (13)
Students are “on task,” not wandering the halls. Hundreds of parents attend school-sponsored events. But academically rigorous work “was not consistently observed.”
by Staff | Mar 2, 2015 9:48 am
Firefighters battled their fourth fire in two days early Monday morning.
by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 18, 2015 5:39 pm | Comments (5)
Jade Pearson found a way to juggle two part-time service jobs with college classes, and come out with a degree.