So, the other week when I posted news, I almost didn’t include the story about the burning body found in the dumpster, but it looks like that sitch was a little closer to home than I thought… Since this is an open blog entry I won’t post my cross streets… but those of you who know what they are know that’s awful close. I’ve been walking Roxie frequently, and am seeing an increase of squad cars parked in my neighborhood, which is one that borders the Vistas (12th St. to 16th St from Southern to Roeser). Last weekend, I saw a mobile command unit… I asked the office coming out,
Y’all setting up shop?
It was a long night.
You doin’ something about that over there?
He didn’t pretend not to know where or what I meant. With a slight smile, he responds…
Well… I think it’s sweet that they’re making an effort.
Now, I found this cute little tag on a myspace profile. Perfect illustration of a Roosevelt Elementary/South Mountain High School education.
Vista Bloods is more thAn (not then) a gang it’s aN (not a) army.
In area news a little further from my casa… what I find interesting is that The Raven is within a mile from where this week’s shootings took place. We have these popular tourist attractions right in the middle of all this mess, but still nobody seems to see.