Ear Candy

A moment of silence for the great DMX

DMX, who sold millions of records and was nominated for three Grammy Awards, was the first musician whose first five albums reached No. 1 on the Billboard chart. He passed away from complications of a heart attack on April 2, 2021. YDN is sending nothing but love to our fellow DMX fans and family. Where is DMX in […]

Words of Wisdom

Words of Wisdom

It has to start somewhere, it was to start sometime, what better place than here? What better time than now? Zack de la Rocha

Geeking-Out

Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

One of the additional concerns that was mentioned in our Youth Engagement Report was climate change which got me thinking again about things that I can do to reduce my carbon footprint. While so many tips and tools that are more sustainable are not accessible or equitable this New York Times article introduces a lot […]

Ear Candy

Wildflowers- Tom Petty

A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to take some time off and spend a weekend out in nature. On my drive down to the Trimmer Recreation Area I couldn’t help thinking that the perfect song to go with all the beauty around me would be Wildflowers by Tom Petty and the song has […]

Praise Our Peeps

Kings Welcome Fans

I cannot express how excited I am for Sacramento right now. After seeing the faces of young fans when the season was postponed last year I have been waiting for this moment. Following the recent announcement by Governor Newsom regarding the resumption of limited fans in attendance for live events at indoor venues across the […]

Tips & Tools

95 Ways to Get Outside

As the weather gets nicer it is dawning on me how much time I have spent inside in the last year and I could use as many helpful tricks as possible to spend more time outdoors. Here are 95 simple ways to get out more, including some creative ways that I hadn’t considered before!

Words of Wisdom

Words of Wisdom

“The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” – Coretta Scott King

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