Glendale

Glendale pastor writes YA self-help book
Glendale pastor writes YA self-help book
Arts & Music Eric Jankiewicz 7/03/2014 at 12:09PM

Writing a successful book for young adults can be hard if it doesn’t have magic and vampires in it. But a pastor in a Glendale church wrote a book aimed to help troubled teenagers in 2011, and since then, the book has taken on a second life, spurring the creation of conventions and a clothing company.

Queens students create art to tackle issues of abuse and teen pregnancy
Queens students create art to tackle issues of abuse and teen pregnancy
Arts & Music Eric Jankiewicz 6/04/2014 at 11:18AM

Walter Reed School in Maspeth and Robert E. Peary School in Glendale teamed up with a nonprofit art program to help students create an art exhibit that turns cafeteria benches into canvases with pictures of butterflies, the grim reaper and the words, “Be yourself. Stay above the influence” on them.