Entries by Shakera Lawson

Once again, building community in Park Heights

Paul Brown sees beauty in Park Heights wherever he looks. He sees other things, too, the things most outsiders see — the approximately 2,000 boarded-up homes, the vacant lots filled with weeds and rubble. The fallout that comes from living in one of Baltimore’s poorest neighborhoods (the median 2010 household income was $27,123, according to […]