Category Archives: ferguson

Tracking down a hot-air balloon in Ferguson

Editor’s note: The following post is synthesized from accounts by Yoli and Jadzia. One day after Josie finished her guitar class, we saw a lot of hot air ballon passing over our heads. One of them was getting increasingly larger … Continue reading

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Our great summer: Ferguson swim team

This summer we embarked on a new adventure: Ludi joined the Ferguson Swim Team.

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Merry Christmas from Ferguson

What does one write in a Christmas newsletter after your little town has suffered civil unrest and become the center of international attention? I’m not really sure, but here goes. The first seven months of the year were memorable. In … Continue reading

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Ferguson Sunday Parkways

Just as I began my drive to work, I noticed they were having Ferguson Sunday Parkways just down Darst from our house. This is one of many fun events Ferguson holds in different neighborhoods throughout the year. I had forgotten … Continue reading

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Ferguson’s children: Our voice

Drums. Singing. Shakespeare. MLK. What a great afternoon we had enjoying the artistry of Jadzia and other Ferguson kids! The event was designed as a response to recent events in Ferguson and throughout St. Louis. Students from across the Ferguson-Florissant … Continue reading

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Second Ferguson DOJ town hall meeting

Tuesday night, the Department of Justice’s Community Relations Service held its second town hall meeting in Ferguson.

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First Ferguson DOJ town hall meeting

Monday night, the Department of Justice’s Community Relations Service held its first town hall meeting in Ferguson. The town hall meetings were closed to everyone but Ferguson residents. The media were not allowed. Though I am employed at the St. … Continue reading

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Church signs in Ferguson

Just over a week after the Michael Brown shooting, I was struck by the idea of photographing church signs in and around Ferguson. I figured many of them would have messages related to the shooting and its aftermath. On Sunday … Continue reading

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The summer of 2013 in photos

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The best pie in Ferguson

After six years, Yoli has finally gotten her due. Her caramel apple pie won the “All-American Pie Contest” with at the Ferguson Farmers Market on Saturday.

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