[HOLLYWOOD SCHOOLHOUSE] Holiday Time Again

Hello! It’s that time again, and no I’m not talking about Black Friday. It’s time for the holiday season! These celebrations are not about gifts and eggnog. They are about so much more than...

[STREET LEVEL] 2015: Yeah, I Did That. . .

As the New Year dawns, we should take a moment to reflect on 2015. Did you make any New Year’s resolutions in 2015, and did you follow through with them or break them? “Yes,...

[OBAB] SSA Security Group: Professional Homes Security Response

[OBAB] SSA Security Group: Professional Homes Security Response

While security and safety is a concern that hits home for each of us, Jerry Shaw of SSA Security Group has made it his life’s work. Shaw and his business partner, Terry Segraves, served...

[MOTHER OF INVENTION] The Dawn of the Talking Toy

Barbie has something to say. And she’s not the only one. Like some real-life version of “Toy Story,” your children’s latest playthings are starting to talk. In the era of “smart” everything, it only...

[THEATER REVIEW] A Revival of Odets’ “Awake and Sing” at the Odyssey Theatre

[THEATER REVIEW] A Revival of Odets’ “Awake and Sing” at the Odyssey Theatre

American playwright Clifford Odets, writing in the 1930s, wanted to give voice to the disenfranchised who were struggling to survive during the Great Depression. “Awake and Sing,” the story of the Bergers, a three...

[ECHO HORIZON] Finding our Passion Projects

  Happy New Year from Echo Horizon School! We will start off the new year with some awesome sports. Our students will be participating in girls volley ball, boys basketball, track & field, and lots of...

[OXFORD SQUARE] Get Off My Lawn

Every day when my buddy Paul and I walked home together from school, we took great delight in taking a shortcut across an old guy’s front yard, because every time, he’d come roaring out...

[TURNING POINT] Stories from Many Cultures

“As the performing arts coordinator at Turning Point,” Ms. Jane McEneaney said, “I am drawn to stories from various cultures.” This is evident in the two performances that Ms. McEneaney staged this fall. In...