Volume 1 Issue 3

Against All Odds

June 25, 2010

Feature Article

The street signs change quickly moving south along Broadway. Ferry Avenue quickly transitions to Emerald and Viola streets, but little else in the landscape changes. Block after block, the rundown homes and boarded-up storefronts stare back at passersby; mere skeletons that once housed a thriving populace of 140,000, now virtually cut in half.