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Topic - Amy Johnson
After a long winter migration, the pair of ospreys nesting on a cellphone tower across from Kessler Elementary School returned Wednesday. Little did they know during their time away the efforts that went into making their nest safe for them and this year's crop of chicks.
Designed by the city's mayor at the time, the idea was that when graffiti writers were apprehended, rather than being sentenced to serve jail time they would be sentenced to community service hours with the program, said Amy Johnston, spokeswoman for the Mural Arts Program in Philadelphia.
"They were removing graffiti, learning about art and working toward a full-time paying position with the city of Philadelphia," she said.