Health care reform advocates, some dressed as the “Grim Reaper,” protested outside an Americans for Prosperity convention last weekend. Leading opponents of the Affordable Care Act, including Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum, spoke at the conference, whose purpose was to educate conservative activists.
Neighborhood children were treated to a tasty breakfast and an early visit from Santa Claus at the Journey House Breakfast with Santa. The event took place a week before Christmas at Journey House Youth Center, 2212 W. Greenfield St. It also included five tables where children could create arts and crafts projects for gifts.
A group of faith-based organizations gave about 500 families in the Layton Boulevard West neighborhood something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving day: boxes filled with food.
Witches, ghosts and goblins were out in force at the annual Silver City Trick-or-Treat Street.
Although they live just miles from Lake Michigan, some young people in the Walnut Way community had never seen the lake. Thanks to a collaboration between Walnut Way Conservation Corp. and artist Raoul Deal, they not only have been to the lake, but have learned about the practical, political and environmental aspects of water. From […]
The fire station at 2903 N. Teutonia, built in 1911 to serve the burgeoning northwest side, is marking its first century of service this year.