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Archive | 2006

Radical Gardening

By Jackie Reid Dettloff, photos by Tess Reiss There is a politics to gardening. Burned in my memory is an encounter I once had with a baby-boomer white guy who saw me working in a garden on Buffum Street. He wore a Grateful Dead tee shirt and a pair of jeans and he introduced himself […]

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Meet The New Community Outreach Worker

Meet The New Community Outreach Worker

by Emily DeLeo The partners of the Riverwest Health Initiative have always felt strongly that meeting neighbors face-to-face is important. That’s why we are out in the neighborhood on a regular basis; participating in community events, attending meetings and even knocking on your door. We have a new Community Outreach Worker who may be on […]

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The Changing Face Of Brady Street

by Tim Lambrecht In recent months Brady Street has witnessed a number of changes in its storefront businesses. Some of the stores have closed altogether while others have moved. Grava Gallery, Three Graces and Metropawlis have all relocated their businesses to the revitalized Third Ward. Oxford Glass and Dykeman Heating and Air Condition are moving […]

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