Daily Archive: August 9, 2013



Small Seeds uplifts single mothers and sons

THE SONS and MOTHERS (Photos by Nikki Denton) Small Seeds Development, Inc. believes in uplifting and celebrating families. In recognition of individual and family achievements, the Small Seeds’ Mother to Son Program (MTSP) held its 14th annual anniversary banquet at the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers building on Pittsburgh’s South Side.



How deep is corruption?

HARRY C. ALFORD (NNPA)—I have seen examples of corruption throughout my life. Some are pretty much like the Coca-Cola driver peddling hot drinks throughout my old neighborhood. How about the time when one of my football coaches offered cash under the table for us if we made major hits, touchdowns, interceptions, etc.? I have seen it all. Some has been petty and some had the potential of serious implications and outcomes if I would have agreed to it.