By Tamara Banks About 70 community partners, poets and Five Points residents enjoyed delicious food from Welton St. Café, the Rolling Pin, Coffee at the Point and great beer at Spangalang in September. It was…
Charles Burrell playing upright bass, Credit: Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library By Tamara Banks The twinkle in his eye and his 500 watt smile make you believe that Charles Burrell hasn’t aged at all. But, of…
By Tamara Banks About 60 high school students from the Denver metro area converged on Five Points recently. It wasn’t a field trip. They had serious work to do. The teens were tasked with working…
By: Tamara Banks, 2019 It was Thanksgiving in July as more than 800 people received food, haircuts and hair styles, clothing, hygiene essentials, and mobile washing services in the Sonny Lawson Park in Five Points….
By: Tamara Banks, 2019 The unmistakable aroma of catfish, jerk chicken and okra float in the air from about 25th to 28th along Welton Street almost daily. Follow the tempting scent and it will lead you straight…