Lydia Slattery

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New Teen Center for Sherman Park

New Teen Center for Sherman Park

New Boys & Girls Club center created in response to 2016 neighborhood uprising.

How Teach for America Helps MPS

How Teach for America Helps MPS

70 TFA members attend summer institute to prepare for teaching.

Activists Push for More Biking Trails

Activists Push for More Biking Trails

Poor residents need more walking, biking trails, community groups say.

Huge New Christian School Serves Latinos

Huge New Christian School Serves Latinos

St. Augustine Prep, south-side private school, has Olympic-sized pool.

Summer Programs for Children

Summer Programs for Children

Find free and affordable summer programs and camps for children

Toy Guns Risky for Black Families?

Toy Guns Risky for Black Families?

Annual walk spotlights danger of kids with toy guns encountering police.