Inner City

This Charity Helps Needy Inner City Youths Build Confidence With On-Trend Nikes, Pumas and Jordans

While many sneakerheads are awaiting Black Friday sales, the organization Kicks 4 the City is filling the void for those who can’t afford trendy …

Sneakers

Douglas Fir Trail in Calgary's inner city reopens after four years

Popular hiking path had been closed since being damaged in the 2013 deluge<p>Long-awaited repairs to the Douglas Fir Trail in Calgary's inner city are …

Canada

Inner city laneway becomes a ‘filthy rubbish dump’ with garbage, abandoned cars

An inner city laneway is looking like a “rubbish tip” with derelict cars parked illegally and garbage strewn everywhere.<p>Lorraine, who lives near …

Pollution

Joburg heritage online portal aims to maintain the city's heritage integrity

The City of Joburg is determined to preserve the integrity of heritage buildings that should be protected and appreciated for their historic value. …

News (South Africa)

Joburg's bustling CBD emerging as Africa's self-styled 'Dubai souks'

<i>JOHANNESBURG — Being a Joburg boy and having lived in Dubai for four years, this piece below really struck a chord with me. One of the things that I</i> …

Cities

Gardaí arrest four men for 'conspiracy to murder', seize gun and silencer in Dublin's north inner city

The men, aged 23, 35, 37 and 38, were arrested in Dublin's north inner city.<p>Gardai from Special Crime Operations, assisted by the Emergency Response …

News (Ireland)

Joburg’s inner city: the Dubai of southern Africa, but below the radar

Over the past 20 years Johannesburg has become an intense wholesale and retail centre for local hawkers and for traders from all over sub-Saharan …

Cities

Johannesburg’s inner city: the Dubai of southern Africa, but all below the radar

<b>Johannesburg's central business district is developing into a major cross border shopping hub, servicing the broader sub-Saharan region and has a</b> …

Business (South Africa)

Fund to tackle social exclusion in disadvantaged areas

A programme focused on tackling social exclusion in disadvantaged urban areas and provincial towns has been launched.<p>The Programme for Government …

News (Ireland)

Woman (40s) arrested as drugs worth €100,000 seized in Dublin's inner city

The operation involved Revenue’s Customs Service, the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau, and the North Central Divisional Drugs Unit.<p>A …

News (Ireland)

24/7 supervised injection trailer could be open soon at Shepherds site

Ottawa’s largest permanent supervised injection site could be open in a Lowertown trailer as soon as this weekend.<p>The trailer, to be operated by …

Canadian News

Two UK tourists stabbed in random city centre attack

Two British tourists who were visiting Dublin for a stag weekend were stabbed in an apparent random and unprovoked attack in the capital's north …

Europe

From slum city to urban living hub: How Jo’burg got its groove back

<i>The land is not just the dusty earth on which we stand. It is a kinship with our ancestors. It is an affirmation of self. It is the urgent aspiration</i> …

Cities

Front-line workers give drug users 'clean drugs' to battle spike in opioid overdoses

'We're resuscitating people at a rate of about 4 per day,' Ottawa doctor says of spike in cases<p>Workers on the front lines of Ottawa's opioid crisis …

Addiction

European watchdogs partially back complaints from people living in Ireland's most run-down estates

European watchdogs backed a collective complaint and warned that some residents, including a high number of those in Dolphin House in Dublin, are …

News (Ireland)

koco carey is dancing between paradise, genealogy and gender

Meet the dancer putting cultural storytelling back into performance.<p>During a recent performance at Sydney's carriageworks, I watched a performer flit through a makeshift carpet of multi-coloured sawdust by the artist Claudia Nicholson, meticulously scattered to form different symbols, logos and …

New Zealand

Cleveland Cavaliers Link Arms, Wear 'Equality' Shoes For NBA Opening Night Protest

An NBA rule prohibits kneeling during the national anthem or any pre-game ceremonies, so members of the Cleveland Cavaliers, led by star LeBron …

Conservative View

LeBron James wears ‘equality’ shoes for season opener

NBA star LeBron James used Tuesday night's Cleveland Cavaliers season opener against the Boston Celtics to protest racial injustice in America with a …

Basketball

LeBron James Wears 'Equality' Shoes, Cavs Link Arms During Anthem on Opening Night

LeBron James wore shoes that say "equality" for the Cavaliers' season-opener against the Celtics.<p>LeBron's kicks for tonight #Equality (via @NBA) …

Basketball

Calgary Sun

Inner Cities

News24.com | Joburg mayor has no vision for the poor

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba’s violent campaign of evictions in the inner city has left hundreds of poor families displaced, killing at least …

South African Politics

Reparations to inner city families for trauma filled living conditions and devastation due to illegal "War On Drugs". | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government

How Petitions Work<p>Create a Petition<p>Call on the White House to take action on the issue that matters to you.<p>Gather Signatures<p>Share your petition with …

Inner Cities

Real Estate and Property Market News

8 hours ago | Nicola Powell<p>8 hours ago | Madeleine Wedesweiler<p>10 hours ago | Jennifer Duke<p>22 hours ago | Nicola McDougall<p>Oct 30, 2017 7:30 pm | …

Australian News

Inner city Sydney property prices slump over September quarter

Houses in Sydney’s inner city and eastern suburbs, along with apartments on the lower north shore, have taken the biggest hits as the city’s …

Real Estate

Joburg's inner city housing revitalisation plan

File: The city had conducted an audit of about 500 “bad buildings”, 84 of which were confirmed as hijacked. Twenty-four of the 500 “bad buildings” …

News (South Africa)

City of Joburg paves way for inner city housing revitalisation

The Johannesburg city council has approved a plan to tackle the housing problem within the inner city and creating safe, clean, and connected …

Cities

Should Christmas-light shaming be outlawed? Questions survey should have asked

Among other controversies surrounding the postal survey on same-sex marriage, there has been debate over the $122 million price tag.<p>This is …

Australian News

Lament as Mission in the Suburbs

<i>“Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.“</i> …

Faith

Great Expectations for the Jozi Inner City

Revitalised cities across the world – Manchester (US), Bilbao (Spain), HafenCity (Germany) and Melbourne – offer significant inspiration for reviving …

Cities

ANZ tightens apartment lending rules in Brisbane, Perth inner city markets

The ANZ has told its brokers to tighten lending restrictions in 11 postcodes in Brisbane and Perth, where buyers will now need a 20 per cent deposit …