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The Demographic Times They Are A-Changin’

I’ve heard it said that by mid-century whites will be a minority in the United States. But strictly speaking this isn’t true.

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With the recession over, Americans are once again flocking to sun and suburbs

From the second half of the 20th century through the early 2000s, American migration followed a distinctive pattern: people moved from urban centers to the suburbs, and from the northern US to Sun Belt states like California, Texas and Florida. 292 more words

This Week In History: February 23-March 1

February 23, 1848: The French Revolution of 1848 begins.

February 24, 1809: London’s Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute. 51 more words


U.S. Census: 17% black teens (15 to 17) live with both parents

Washington Examiner: A comprehensive survey of U.S. Census data finds that the nuclear American family, where both biological parents are at home, is in meltdown, with blacks teens being hit especially hard with less than 2-in-10 15-17-year-olds living with mom and dad. 47 more words


Design favorites – 12/25

This week, we featured the recently-released results of the American Community Survey from the U.S. Census Bureau in the Longboat Observer. The survey revealed demographic details of the Longboat Key community. 51 more words


Statesboro experiences biggest crime drop in 5 years

STATESBORO, Ga. (WJCL) – Crime in Statesboro is on the decline. This is happening despite more people in the area.

“We’re excited to see with the population growth we’ve actually had a decrease in crime,” said Statesboro Police Corporal Justin Samples. 229 more words

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Fun Fact Friday 1/23/15

Some of you know I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

I have written several posts about being a member of this church, and as I looked at the calendar I knew exactly what I wanted to write about today: 168 more words