The SONS young men’s basketball championship playoffs begin tonight at the Leonard Center at 5:00 p.m. The finale will be held this Saturday April 20 at 4:00 p.m. There is no charge to attend. SONS celebrates 20 years this year – the annual banquet is set for Thursday, May 30 at Alexanders in Marysville and SONS will be holding an open house July 12 and 13 – The acronym SONS stands for Save Our Neighborhoods and Streets. The organization is geared toward providing at risk young people, opportunity to interact with adults through after schools programs,through organized recreation, tutoring, counseling, and leadership training, and other activities. According to director, Tyrone Burrell, the vision of SONS is to cultivate community creativity as a force to impact the next generation for greatness; to challenge and provide resources and relationships to develop the potential of the community’s young people; and to be an aide in the social, cultural, academic and spiritual aspects of young people’s lives.