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A look at some of the week's best stories

Here's a look at some of the best stories on Atlantic Cities this week:

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  1. Stella Bowles stands on a riverbank.
    Environment

    How One Kid Stopped the Contamination of a River

    To halt the illegal flow of raw sewage into Nova Scotia’s LaHave River, it took a determined 11-year-old with water samples and a Facebook page.

  2. Illustration of a house with separate activities taking place in different rooms.
    POV

    The Case for Rooms

    It’s time to end the tyranny of open-concept interior design.

  3. The Amazon spheres in Seattle
    Equity

    Righting the Wrongs of Amazon HQ2

    What should or could cities do differently next time a behemoth company solicits bids for for its headquarters?

  4. An LAPD officer looks in a tent on Skid Row in Los Angeles, California.
    Equity

    The Homelessness Problem We Don’t Talk About

    The barriers formerly incarcerated people face are creating a housing crisis—and no one is paying attention.

  5. Design

    The Public Art of Robert Moses’s New York

    The master builder’s art patronage through the 1950s was representative of the city’s relative indifference to civic statuary and monuments. The 1964 World’s Fair revealed a transition in attitudes.