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Irvington High School seniors are football standouts

Irvington linebacker Nashawn Brooks poses with his mother after signing his letter of intent to Wagner College. Brooks is also an All- County wrestler and finished top three in his section. Photo by Chinedu Onyemaobi As thousands of high school seniors signed their letter of intent on National Signing Day, Irvington High School stands out. While the public school is […]

Special Reports

State of Baltimore

The staff of Pavement Pieces, traveled to Baltimore for a 3-day multimedia project.

Multimedia / News / Video

Poorest of Chinese immigrants live in tiny cubicles

No private bathroom, no kitchen and no stove make daily life very hard

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Blizzard 2015: Sunset Park

Disabled and jobless, he makes money by singing upbeat ballads and playing his accordion every morning in his neighborhood.

Arts

“Homeless” ballet builds awareness and stirs emotion

The performance revealed the uncensored side of homelessness,

American Catholics Divided over Politics of Contraception and Poverty
Election 2012 / Politics

American Catholics Divided over Politics of Contraception and Poverty

Far from being a voting bloc in the Nov. 6 elections, they are sharply divided over abortion, contraception, same-sex marriage and poverty.

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Rebuilding Detroit: Number of homicides are growing

Homicide rate is up 19.7%. since 2010.