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WARNING: City of Cleveland Heights Will Take Your Obese Kid!

Put those chips down! Apparently, the laws on snacks are getting a bit more harsh in the Buckeye State of Ohio based on a...

Detroit Receives $1 Million to Entice Police, City Workers to Live...

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has received some major support in his goal to get more police officers, and ultimately more city employees, living in...

The Suburbs — Brookings Institution finds More Immigrants, Growing Poverty, Greater...

There was a time when suburbs were a haven for the middle class. From the 1950s through the 1980s, the growing white middle class...

Tampa Bans Use of Fertilizer in Rainy Season to Reduce Pollution

The City Council of Tampa voted Thursday to ban the sale and use of nitrogen or phosphorus lawn fertilizer during the rainy summer months. The ban is an attempt to reduce pollution in Tampa Bay.

Black Migration to Suburbs Raises Redistricting Concerns

New census figures reveal that a significant number of African-Americans in the last decade moved from clustered inner cities to nearby predominantly white suburbs. According...

Poverty in Suburbs Rising Faster Than In Cities

A recent study of U.S. Census data by the Brookings Institution shows poverty in the suburbs continues to quickly outpace that in central urban areas.