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A heart for the homeless

March 12, 2020 Stephanie Dolan

By Nancy Price Several years ago, Thomas “Tag” Griffin, a Garfield Park resident, read a Facebook post from a friend requesting help to move a group of local homeless people; they were facing eviction from […]

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Learning the American way

March 5, 2020 Stephanie Dolan

By Nancy Price Not long after 17-year-old Italian exchange student Eleonora “Elo” (pronounced A-Lo) Mazzocchi flew into the Indianapolis International Airport, her new Southside host family, anxious to get acquainted, asked what she would like […]

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Celebrating 300 years of history

February 27, 2020 Stephanie Dolan

By Nancy Price The year 1920 ushered in a decade of firsts for Americans. The 19th amendment granted women the right to vote. The first commercial radio station hit airwaves. And the rise of speakeasies, […]