2017 NBA Trade Deadline: How the latest trades and rumors affect the Sixers
The NBA trade deadline is still a week away, but there were already some notable deals that happened this week. The Sixers made news by removing Jahlil Okafor from the lineup on Saturday (due to “trade rumors” according to Brett Brown, who apparently refreshes Hoops Hype on the reg), not having him fly with the team on Monday, and then bringing him back last night in Boston.
Home inspections: What they are and why you should get one
Before you place a bid on your dream home, here are a few things to know about home inspections—and why they’re so important.
Flood plains and commercial buildings
When a commercial building is located in a floodplain, a real estate transaction can become more complicated or even impossible. This webinar discusses techn...
What is the Mayor doing about air pollution?
Tackling air pollution is one of the Mayor's top priorities. Here are ten things he's doing now.
Manual Arts Journalism Students Cover 826LA
This semester, The Writers’ Room at Manual Arts High School supported Mr. Tanara’s Journalism class in a project called, “Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary.” Each month, volunteers helped students navigate all aspects of feature writing — including story pitches, interview questions, media clips, … Read more →
7 Tips to Get Kids Started Doing Social Justice Projects
“Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.” – HELEN KELLER The first time I realized the power of involving kids in social justice projects was when one of my sons was just four. The two of us had [&hellip
It’s not just Kellyanne: How news organizations inadvertently spread “alternative facts”
The way they construct stories makes it likely that readers will believe things that aren’t true
See How One Couple Is Fighting ALS With Love
More than 12,000 people in the United States have ALS
Reminder: Register for the Volunteer Management Workshop
When: May 9, 2017 Place: The Salvation Army Kroc Center Cost: $69 per organization Deadline to Register: Friday, May 5th
Four Dominican Sisters Stopped for Gas — and the Rest Is History
The Sisters' encounter with Tom Monaghan that day was manifestly providential. Today, twenty years after their founding on February 9, 19...