In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month we hosted Author Ismee Williams as part of our Author Circle.

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, we hosted Author Ismee Williams as part of our Author Circle. On Wednesday, October

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Happenings in the Heights; the Medieval Festival at Fort Tyron Park

The Medieval Festival is an annual celebration held at Fort Tyron Park.  For this day only, the park transforms into

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Monday Blues?

Monday is here but have no fear it will be okay! It seems a vast majority of Americans dread Mondays.

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At Home With Common Core

Testing vs Text The Common Core State Standards Initiative, more commonly called “The Common Core,” has ignited a national conversation

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Beacon of Hope Dimming?

Making Good on A Promise Brown v. the Board of Education was an iconic case that was supposed to be

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Back-to-School Heights Style

Iris Garcia heads up the committee on special needs for the Operation Exodus Parent Advisory Council, a group of parent

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Will DACA Dreams Die?

The Uncertain Fate of DACA Students About 800,000 undocumented young adults have endured weeks of tension over the uncertain fate

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Pre-Teen Hope in the Heights

Age of Opportunity There is no more important time in youth development than middle school. These are adolescents just a

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operation exodus benefit concert

A Concert to Benefit Exodus

Nathan Vickery & Tom Jennings In Concert   TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12th | 7:30 p.m.   W83 Ministry Center, 150 W

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Phone Free Zones">Phone Free Zones

What’s Next? “Phone Free” Zones   “When friendship is conducted online and through texts, kids are doing this in a

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