A New Home Called Frostbite

A poem highlighting homelessness in the city of Merced and Merced County. According to the Merced City and County Continuum of Care, the City of Merced homeless count dropped very slightly from 318 to 310 in 2018, though the number of displaced people in Merced County rose from 454 to 514. Read more at We’Ced.

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Staying body positive

Eating disorders often start in adolescence. Merced teen Natalie Wright writes that as a dancer she’s struggled with body image issues and knows people with anorexia and bulimia. But Wright said there are few affordable resources for young people who suffer from an eating disorder. “Our city leaders need to do more to inform communities […]

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