Peter Newland looks pretty buttoned-up these days, except for the small diamond stud earring he wears.
Twenty-year-old Stephen practically bounds from room to room when giving a tour of the five-bedroom house where he lives with three roommates.
In 2009, gang members with semiautomatic weapons strapped to their backs rode around on motor scooters and sold drugs in the open.
Following a week of orientation, fifth-grader Hideo Anthony is already getting used to the stricter rules at the new Veritas Preparatory Charter Sc
For director Gary Bernice, the band at Springfield High School of Science and Technology is about more than making music.