The local youth media project, Northeast Central Durham Community VOICE, is publishing its first print edition this monthand is moving into its new digs at Golden Belt, 807 E. Main St., in Durham.

Scientific Properties is donating space in Building 4 to the publication, which is sponsored by journalism programs at UNC and N.C. Central University. (Disclosure: The Indy leases space in the Venable Building from Scientific Properties.)

VOICE went online in Septmeber at It is holding a general meeting Saturday, Feb. 11, from 10-11 a.m. in its newsroom at Golden Belt for area youth interested in writing, photography, video, blogging, art or journalism.

For more information on the NECD Community VOICE, contact Jock Lauterer at, Bruce dePyssler at, or Lisa Paulin at

Read the full press release here (36kb, Microsoft Word): necdnewsroom2010