suburbs

Every time I hear some commentator or weather person call suburban communities “burbs,” I want to throw up. These are real honest-to-goodness communities, not some amorphous blob. I can’t find “burb” in the dictionary. It probably just comes from “suburb,” which is bad enough, because that says we are sub-urban – subject to the urban, […]

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Years ago, few people thought children in suburban communities lacked food. Times have changed as data points to a growing number of suburban families with children who get their food from food shelves and their breakfasts and lunches at schools. Nationally one in five families with children struggles to put enough food on the table. […]

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