by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 1, 2015 1:27 pm | Comments (2)
Lifelong Newhallville resident Teresa Hines said her candidacy to be the next alder of Ward 20 is not a referendum on the current representative, or any previous alder, but about the next step in her own journey as a community advocate.
by Aliyya Swaby | Aug 31, 2015 12:19 pm | Comments (22)
Aprilrain Knox said she usually misses her parents when she’s in the classroom. As she walked in for her first day of third grade at Lincoln-Bassett, a small crowd eased her transition with whoops, cheers and a hearty round of applause.
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 28, 2015 12:26 pm | Comments (9)
Larry Livingston may have to win over his Newhallville neighbors before he can win permission to buy a vacant city lot next to his Taurus Cafe.
His latest attempt didn’t go over well.
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 28, 2015 9:18 am
Lt. Herb Sharp has been the face of community policing in Newhallville for nearly three years as its district commander.
The job doesn’t always garner him a lot of thanks. This week it did.
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 20, 2015 6:46 pm
With the help of family and friends, Jeanette Thomas has tended to the Ivy Narrows Bird Sanctuary for about 15 years. But at 82, she confesses that it’s harder to be as active as she used to be.
She recently got a little help from the younger helping hands of the Newhallville youth “ambassadors.”
by Staff | Aug 19, 2015 12:54 pm | Comments (10)
Poor black women don’t care about improving their health, in the view of one foundation grant reviewer.
by Allan Appel | Aug 12, 2015 3:51 pm | Comments (2)
If, like Kym McCoy (pictured), you are a first-time home-buyer with an eligible income but struggling with assembling the moolah for the downpayment, help may be on the way.
by Allan Appel | Aug 12, 2015 7:47 am | Comments (2)
“Some women go to the gym. I go to work.”
by Staff | Aug 7, 2015 7:40 am | Comments (3)
Newhallville’s highest-voting ward will have a chance to vote on Sept. 16, in an aldermanic primary.
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 31, 2015 2:02 pm | Comments (1)
For Timothy Thomas, “there’s no right way to do the wrong thing.”