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Congregation receives security grant

A local congregation received a grant to update their security. Photo credit: Tonyia Cone

This article gave me the really interesting opportunity to take a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into security at a time when hate crime is on the rise. I couldn’t print a lot of details, so this was a bit of a balancing act between providing information and telling the story without disclosing info that would be helpful to someone seeking to cause harm.

Austin family helps build peaceful future through 13 Driver’s Licenses exhibit

Thirteen driver’s licenses confiscated from Jewish citizens by Nazis in 1938 recently connected an Austin family to a German community. A teacher used the licenses as an opportunity for his students to research and help shape a more open-minded future. Read my full story here.