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How Guns Affect the Daily Lives of Teenagers in NYC

Brian Paccione | Posted 03.27.2013 | Education
Brian Paccione

Here is an opportunity to understand how guns are affecting our society -- not through regulation, speculation or political discourse, but through a much more intimate declaration: teens coping with the effects of guns in their everyday lives.

The School Where Nearly Every Student Has Experienced Gun Violence

Posted 03.19.2013 | Education

As the gun debate continues across the country, many lawmakers and parents are asking the question of "what if?" But for students like those at one hi...

Video Projects Take Education To The Streets Of New York City

Posted 03.09.2013 | Education

In one of the latest efforts that takes education beyond testing and the classroom, students in New York City are hitting the streets for some visual ...

WATCH: NYC's Brightest Christmas House

Posted 12.22.2012 | New York

For the last 17 years, Kevin Lynch has decorated his New York City home with Christmas lights. A classic game of one-upmanship with a neighbor esc...

WATCH: 'Discovering Columbus' Artist Talks Inspiration; Bloomberg Snipes At Reporter

Posted 09.20.2012 | New York

Following the official unveiling of "Discovering Columbus" in New York City on Wednesday, MyBlockNYC provides an inside look at the inspiration behind...

How Kids Really See The Playground

Posted 03.13.2012 | Parents

One 31-year-old mom in Sunnyside, Queens figured out how to walk in her child's shoes. She strapped her iPod touch to her 5-year-old, set her kid free...