Tag: East Palo Alto


Reading Bonanza Spelling Bee

Elliot Margolies - July 7, 2017

Media Center trained youth provided video coverage of the 2017 Reading Bonanza Spelling Bee in East Palo Alto.

Make The Call

nod_user - September 16, 2013

The Make the Call television show – co-produced by the East Palo Alto Police Dept. and the Media Center – profiles unsolved homicide cases (“cold cases”). It features the friends and families of murder victims and local law enforcement, to humanize the victims, encourage witnesses to get involved, and elicit information that will help solve Read More…

Alive and Free Youth Media

Elliot Margolies - September 13, 2013

“Alive and Free” Stories East Palo Alto is a tough town to grow up in. There’s a lot of love and community, but also a lot of gang activity centered around turf and drug sales. A lot of young people have died before their time. Others have wasted many years in prison. In 2009, two Read More…

Alive and Free

Elliot Margolies - November 5, 2009

“Alive and Free is a compilation of stories about East Palo Alto community members serves to inspire and celebrate positive change and living.” The stories were produced by youth who were members of For Youth By Youth (FYBY), a violence prevention organization. The video project was made possible with support from the Cable Co-op Legacy Read More…