Posts Tagged "Family"

Wednesday 5/28/14…Herman, Corey and Ashley are teenagers. They grew up in Cherry Tree Crossing with their mom, dad, and three younger siblings. Their memories of their childhood are idyllic, but for...
Wed., May 28, 2014 3:42pm
Watching the PBS National Memorial Day concert has become a tradition in my family. Like many Americans, I don’t have anyone in my family who is currently serving. So this concert is one the ways...
Fri., May 23, 2014 4:21pm
Last week the nonprofit Common Sense Media released disheartening data on the reading habits of teens. The group said nearly half of 17 year olds say they only read for pleasure roughly two times a...
Mon., May 19, 2014 12:44pm
This week on The Cherry Tree Listening Project, we focus in on the story of one woman who had a unique perception of Cherry Tree.  Teresa Bowman is 69 years old.  She’s a native of...
Sat., May 17, 2014 11:00am
Friday, May 16th, it’s the story of Katie Robinson, everybody's "Grandma". She's 98 years old and moved to Cherry Tree after the death of some family members made it too painful to stay in the house...
Mon., May 12, 2014 12:14pm
Justine Stewart is a senior citizen, and long-time resident of Cherry Tree Crossing. She was raised in public housing, and she raised her kids in public housing as well. What's life like when the...
Mon., May 12, 2014 11:55am
When Ebony Holmes had her first and second child while still in High School, many people around her assumed she would become that stereotypical barefoot pregnant girl in The Projects. However, Ebony...
Mon., May 12, 2014 11:26am
It’s easier to promote the ideals of Earth Day to kids these days since protecting the environment is currently hip. You’re cool if you dump your bottles, cans and papers into recycle bins. Kudos...
Tue., April 22, 2014 9:43am
Have you ever tried to dye an egg using raspberries? Do you know how to make flourless cake? My answer is ”no” to both of those questions. But a quick search on PBS Parents helped me find a few...
Fri., April 18, 2014 1:31pm
It’s World Autism Awareness Day. New stats released by the CDC reveal that autism is more prevalent than previously reported. ”About 1 in 68 children has been identified with autism spectrum disorder...
Wed., April 2, 2014 3:05pm

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