We talked with parents from across the city about their experiences raising children here: Esmeralda Torres lives in Southwest Detroit with her husband and three children, who range in age from five months to seven years. James Hill lives in Grandmont-Rosedale with his wife and three children.
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We have a lot of leaders who are helping to restore the parks, and we try to take part in our own neighborhood. There are a lot of family friendly events happening in the city throughout the year. I am a very busy person working two part time jobs and being a college student. Knowing that I can leave my daughter at an after school program or even Housewives want nsa Wilderville summer program Detrit a couple hours a day really supports me being successful for my daughter.
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I have lived here my whole life. Just to go downtown.
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Edgar Gomez. LaToya Kimbrough.