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What’s Her Deal?

What's Her Deal?
February 14, 2020

Ten things every parent raising a teen should know

Ten things every parent raising a teen should know
February 13, 2020

Parents are constantly emphasizing how hard it is to raise teenagers, how there is no efficient way to discipline kids, that we don't make any sense. To clear things up for you, here are ten things every...

Current and Former Loy Norrix Police Officers Give Back to the Community they Serve for the Holidays

Current and Former Loy Norrix Police Officers Give Back to the Community they Serve for the Holidays
February 14, 2019

Christmastime revolves around children. Ask any parent, the magic, excitement and gifts that accompany the holiday is really all for the kids. But for many children in low-income households, the holidays...

It’s Time to Alter How we Teach about Bullying and Peer Pressure

It’s Time to Alter How we Teach about Bullying and Peer Pressure
December 10, 2018

For as long as I can remember, messages about bullying and peer pressure have been drilled into my head at school and at home. The things I have been taught, and the things children across the country...

Sticks and Stones: How Bullying and Words Affect the Modern Teen

Sticks and Stones: How Bullying and Words Affect the Modern Teen
January 12, 2018

  Purple feathers are the first things to draw your eye, perched atop freshman Evelynn Hurley’s head. Her halo of dark curly hair frames her face, and her clothes, flashy but sensible, are only...

Comparing Generation Z: Two halves of a Divided Generation

Comparing Generation Z: Two halves of a Divided Generation
December 4, 2017

  As I’m seating a married couple and their 2 year old at a restaurant I work at, I ask “Would your son like a coloring sheet?”  The mom replies, “Yes please.” When they are seated, they...

Kalamazoo: 2016 in Review

Kalamazoo: 2016 in Review
March 2, 2017

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Give the Youth a Chance

Give the Youth a Chance
December 9, 2016

Millennials have grown used to a negative stigma about young people. Those who are middle aged or older often look down on their younger counterparts and cringe at the thought of them soon running the...

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