John Chavis Memorial Park

John Chavis Memorial Park is a newly renovated 30 acre community park located in Raleigh, North Carolina. The park itself is located nearby a middle school, residences and close to historically black universities such as Shaw University, founded in 1865 and Saint Augustine College founded in 1867. Who was John Chavis? John Chavis (1763-1838), a … Continue reading John Chavis Memorial Park

Monthly Muse – Humpback Whale

Muse n.) a source of inspiration. To think about something carefully and thoroughly. Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) Humpback whales are a majestic, sea creature that were once hunted to the brink of extinction but today are a protected species due to the efforts of numerous organizations especially the International Whaling Commission. The humpback whale, weighing … Continue reading Monthly Muse – Humpback Whale