A note to our community

This post was originally published on this site The Northside News would like to share this note from Northside Planning Council (NPC) Executive Director and Northside News editor, Abha Thakkar, to the NPC and FEED Kitchens communities.  To FEED Members and NPC Board, Staff and Volunteers, As a naturalized citizen and a woman of color,…

Managing Editor’s Column: June/July 2017

This post was originally published on this siteOona Mackesey-Green After 20 years of community journalism, the Northside News runs smoothly. I fidgeted anxiously as my first publishing deadline as managing editor of the paper approached. Abha reassured me: the articles always come in, the pages fill and, thanks to the contributions of an entire community,…

Editor’s Column: Feb./March 2017

This post was originally published on this siteAbha Thakkar There’s a song by the group Bastille called, “Flaws.” I have been listening to it lately (on repeat). “All of your flaws and all of my flaws, they lie there hand in hand/ Ones we’ve inherited, ones that we learn/ They pass from man to man.”…