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Sunny Side || ep 1, 2 & 3

Let the Sunny Siders give out a lil’ ‘sunshine’ to your life.

Ep 1

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Koalaernz

local matters

It’s National Walnut Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

One has been keeping an eye on the panel truck pictured above, which often parks on 43rd street alongside the Sunnyside Yards, which has been covered in increasingly literate graffiti over the last year. 365 more words

Photowalk

heavy spring

It’s National Liver and Onions Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

One is deep within a web of “have to’s,” “wish I hadn’t’s,” and “should have done better’s” at the moment. 274 more words

New York City

The Maggie Mays Prayer

As you approach the bitters end of a long night,
That impervious need to keep on the good fight,
Pounding beers at Maggie Mays,
You eyes slip into that drunken haze, 53 more words

Poetry

Southeast Houston residents demand a voice after long-overdue demolition of blighted apartments

Tearing down the blighted Crestmont Village apartment complex is important for the safety of southeast Houston residents. But the City’s demolition ceremony on April 22 was just the first step in a more meaningful process: Building up the surrounding community by breaking the pattern of neglect, disinvestment and concentrated poverty. 354 more words

Local Issues

Residents stand up to elected officials, defend the right to have a say in Sunnyside

A Houston City Council Member’s recent response to a Sunnyside neighborhood leader perfectly exemplifies why low income, segregated communities still need to fight for the right to have a say, a cornerstone of our… 889 more words

Hitting Kill Buyers In The Pocketbook

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau

Everyone knows that abuse, neglect, and disease are embedded in the trading of horses by unscrupulous buyers and flippers, beginning with the kill buyer and ending with the killing process.   1,645 more words

Horses