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Let's Send Kids to Harvard - Humans of New York fundraiser for a school in Brooklyn

“I want my scholars to know that there is not a single place they don’t belong.”

We often hear words like these spoken today. But also too often, they have no meaning. 389 more words


Police Looking For Armed Gas Station Robbers

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Police are looking for armed robbers who posed as customers, and demanded money from the register.

The incident happened over a month ago at the Chevron gas station located at 4100 NW 27th Avenue. 240 more words


Humans of the internet rally to help the humans of New York

When was the last time your blog sent some inner-city kids to visit an ivy league school?  Humans of New York creator Brandon Stanton initiated a fundraiser that has thus far raised over… 496 more words

Narrative of Identity - Part II

In an earlier post, Journalism as Narrative, , I examined the fact that everyone is telling stories, even journalists. The way news items are chosen and framed presents a picture of the world. 777 more words

Story Telling

Gladys Porter Zoo to hold Saturday Safari until May

Our local Zoo will hold what they are calling “Saturday Safari”; a series of recreational events for children to interact with the animals. The events are now open to registration for children ages 4 and up, and they will take place each Saturday from 10 am. 90 more words