Leaders see West Philly store as model for community hub

Deadly Arctic blast is breaking records set more than 100 years ago PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A West Philadelphia community hub that’s helping clean up the streets is getting attention from local leaders who want to replicate the model. It’s helping revive a once depleted neighborhood. © Provided by Entercom Radio, LLC For the last…

Tracie Nichols elected first African American mayor of North College Hill

Tuesday’s election in North College Hill was nothing short of historic as voters elected Tracie Nichols the first African American mayor of North College Hill. Nichols, who has served on the North College Hill board for several years, is also the third woman to hold the city’s top office. CINCINNATI — Tuesday’s election in North…

College Instructor Faces Death Threats For ‘Anti-White’ Teachings

A student accuses a debate director of topics that discriminate against white people. A debate director for Weber State University faces death threats and risks losing his job due to the accusations of one of his students. According to the Standard Examiner, the university has launched an investigation surrounding Ryan Wash, the Black debate director, and…

Greenbelt Elects Colin Byrd, 27, City’s Youngest Mayor

He’s just 27 years old, and now he’s the youngest mayor ever elected in Greenbelt. Colin Byrd, a Democrat and lifelong Greenbelter, was elected Tuesday, receiving a total of 1,769 votes. Byrd defeated incumbent three-term mayor Emmett V. Jordan by just 95 votes.