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McKinley Joint Use Park Update

The rain has been a setback, but on the up side, the soil has been “flushed” and should better support the subsequent sod installation. (For the record, there are technical terms for “flushed”, but I’m at a loss for what they are at this moment, so I’m sticking with layman’s language.) 87 more words


Habari Gani? Kuumba!

My mom always used to tell me to leave things nicer than when I’d found (or borrowed) them. She always modeled this by offering to help clean when we were at others’ homes for dinner or meetings, or by sprucing up a borrowed item so that she returned it in better condition than when she’d borrowed it. 240 more words


Merriment! Just my luck! I'm very good at it!!

I would love for you all to take a look and tell me what you think!! The name of the shop suits me to a T right?! 26 more words


Celebrate the Holidays at Historical Museum “Christmas Tree Walk”, Council on Beautification Spearheads Sharing of the Spirit Downtown, Legion Park Picnic Grove Begins Taking Shape

 Celebrate the Holidays at Historical Museum “Christmas Tree Walk”

This is the time of the year when one of our area’s great treasures helps us to celebrate the holidays. 680 more words

Community Updates

McKinley Beautification Brigade

McKinley Beautification Committee News

If you couldn’t join us for Green Day, consider joining us in the morning. Starting in December, on Monday and Wednesday mornings (8:00-8:20 am), 237 more words


Conservation, Education, and Beautification with Mounted Butterflies

Butterflies have always been synonymous with beauty. Who doesn’t love their intricate patterns in an almost infinite combination of colors, or how they fly with elegance? 116 more words

Painting Richmond, the Richmond Mural Project

Murals have been popping up around Richmond over the past few years, and many are due to an initiative called Richmond Mural Project. This project has brought artists from all over, nationally and internationally, to add their artwork to Richmond streets. 269 more words