Blog & Stories

  • B-Boys & Bluebirds

    B-Boys & Bluebirds

    by Spyridon “Spin” Nicon.   I’d like to paint you a picture. I’m shaking up my metaphoric spray can, so the aerosol can speak. It’s Winter Quarter, Week 4 of PNA’s “Comprehending Hip Hop” series. We are gathered in Room 36 of the Brick Building on a rainy Monday night, and the space is alive […]...

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  • Creating a Welcoming Community

    Creating a Welcoming Community

    The past week has been a time of uncertainty and concern for many of our neighbors; it’s never been more important to come together and build relationships in our community. I would like to take this opportunity to reaffirm the Phinney Neighborhood Association’s commitment to welcoming and engaging all members of our community. Everyone. Period. […]...

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  • Hip Hop Class Series Explores its Influence into Every Country of Globe

    Hip Hop Class Series Explores its Influence into Every Country of Globe

    By Spyridon “Spin” Nicon “How did we get here?” pondered class participant Andy McCone at Phinney Neighborhood Association’s new series titled “Comprehending Hip Hop.” A very insightful and somewhat esoteric question: not necessarily asking how did we come to exist on planet earth, or even how did we ultimately end up enrolling in this engaging […]...

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