Teachers and mentors

Sue Hansen remembers her first year teaching at Alex Sanger Elementary. “I felt pretty cocky in ’91,” Hansen says. “I thought, ‘I have a master’s [degree], and I’ve been teaching pre-school all these years.’”

Venetian plaster master Ralph Murphy

For both form and function, a decorative wall finish known as Venetian plaster has been in use since the time of the Roman Empire — and Little Forest Hills resident Murphy would know.

Tree Wave

Subscribers to SPIN, that edgy music magazine, may recognize Paul Slocum from the rag’s January feature titled “Dallas, Rock City”.

The flag house on Prospect

You’ve probably wondered about the tall structures erected in front of the Smith’s pink stucco Mediterranean-style home: What do those brightly colored flags mean?