Holy Smokes, Yao Ming!

We’re sad to report that one of the Yao Ming nature playscape projects, at the Chinese Community Center childcare, has suffered a tremendous setback with the loss of half of their playground in a fire. What makes this exceptionally sad is that the project is one of a series of playscapes, designed by ARC for the Collaborative for Children, that was recently awarded the Mayor’s Proud Partner Award. The official cause of the fire was determined to be a cigarette butt, and arson investigators are still investigating whether the fire was intentionally set. The fire happened on the afternoon of...
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We’re in the throws…

Moving is not much fun, but it is a great chance to Go Forth and Purge! My one hope is that the cleaning crew really is recycling all the catalogs, magazines, drawings and plans we place in the blue bins each day....
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