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Playground planned to honor Malone family after tragic January fire

Playground planned to honor Malone family after tragic January fire

After two of their classmates were killed in a fire, students at City Neighbors Charter School quickly set to work crafting small memorials with pictures and notes.

Now, planning has begun on a permanent memorial. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is donating a home and land near the school to create a new playground to honor the Malone family, which lost six children in a blaze that engulfed their three-story home in January.

"This pocket playground is going to be beautiful," said Bobbi Macdonald, director of the City Neighbors Foundation, which operates the school. "It was actually really a community effort. A lot of people were trying to figure out what to...

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