For Robert Jackson, the Boston Marathon is more than just a race. “It embodies everything that is so great about this city, and unites the people of Boston and beyond in a way that transcends [...]
Everything is easier when you have a home. Nefertiti is a determined young woman with smiling eyes and a contagious giggle. Despite a series of hard knocks, both emotionally and literally, the [...]
North Andover Youth & Recreation Services made tacos and served them at the Lazarus House emergency shelter. The group called Step Up consists of 11 girls in 6th grade who do volunteer [...]
People of low income typically do not have easy access to healthier choices. Mark runs a farm in southern New Hampshire, primarily growing corn on 80 acres. In the summertime, what is not sold at [...]
I’m not sure when medical services in this country became a luxury, and I’m not sure when we stopped living by the golden rule and treating people “the way we want to be treated.”
With the winter nights of New England dipping into bitterly cold, single-digit temperatures, it can make for very harsh conditions for people who live on the streets or in abandoned buildings.