Month: October 2017


Pesticides and the environment

As our population grows and more and more land is taken over for residential and commercial usage the farms are disappearing. There is less land to farm to produce the…

Upper West Side

Alex Gregory’s neighborhood (Upper West Side)

  Alex moved to the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Manhattan is divided into neighbors such as Chinatown, Little Italy, the East Village, SoHo, Tribeca, and Harem. The neighborhoods are…


The differences of living in a fast-paced, urban New York and rural Minnesota

The first time a person visits New York City, they are immediately taken over by the energy of the city.  People move at a fast pace in all directions, unaware…