Gun violence is killing an increasing number of American children, from toddlers caught in crossfires to teenagers gunned down in turf wars, drug squabbles or for posting the wrong thing on social media. Shootings involving children and teenagers have been on the rise in recent years, and 2021 is no exception. Experts say idleness caused
The Town of Chino Valley and their contractor, VSS International, are set to begin slurry seal operations as part of the FY 21 Slurry Seal Project. This work will begin the week of April 19, 2021. The first stage of the project, which is wrapping up, consisted of crack sealing operations along designated roads throughout
Neighborhoods with MLK streets are poorer than national average and highly segregated, study reveals
The United States has 955 streets named after Martin Luther King Jr.. Katherine Welles/Shutterstock, CC BY-SA Sweta Tiwari, Saint Louis University and Shrinidhi Ambinakudige, Mississippi State University The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Poverty rates are almost double the national average in areas surrounding streets named after
How to prepare your Neighborhood Preparedness Group for communications and security.
[Disclaimer: The views expressed in opinion pieces on the PrescotteNews website are solely those of the authors. These opinions do not necessarily represent those of the staff of Prescott eNews or its publisher.] Almost all blacks complain about “white supremacy” and how they suffer at the hands of whites. But when they have money, most
Research from Arizona and beyond suggests the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 can spread erratically, making some infected people “superspreaders” and others dead ends for transmission. This can create clusters or “micro-hotspots” – neighborhoods, schools, towns or other small geographic areas where the virus runs rampant – even while communities next door remain relatively unscathed. These