Around Town – February 5

Feb. 5

Orchids to

• Eli at Chipotle for providing the delicious food to the Philharmonic musicians during rehearsal on Saturday.

• the Notables for volunteering at the Philharmonic concert on Saturday.

• the kind lady at the Dollar Tree that paid for my mugs, encouraging me to pay it forward to someone else one day.

• Mayor Leinhoop, the police chief, the head of BCSC, the Human Rights Council, IUPUC and the Islamic Center of Columbus for this Friday evening’s event regarding immigration and their support of the immigrant families in our community.

• the person who found my debit card at the west-side Walmart and turned it in.

• my dad, John Welch, for helping me take care of the a sewer problem, from Lisa.

• the new Republican administration who are now saying that rather than repeal and replace Obamacare, they want to repair it.

• Vice President Mike Pence for the awesome way he is handling our American government.

• Dr. Will Watts, Jeannine and Carol for the extra care and kindness Saturday morning for Ron, from Ron and Becky.

Happy Birthday to

• Jake Hege, from your family and Donna.

• Katie Gater Clark, from Paul, Kim, Angie, Greg and family.

• Paul Milligan, from your wife.

• Katie Gater Clark, from your Cardiac Rehab peeps.

• Paul Milligan, from Carolyn, Angie, Greg and your family.

• Leslie Williams, from Mom and Mike.

• Jadyn Burton, from Pastor Lewis Burton and The Who So Ever Will Community Church.

• Judy Johnson, from Pastor Marvin Brown and Trinity Baptist Church.

• Jacob Hege, from friends at the Moravian Church and grandma Hege.

• Wendy Christy, Amanda Zeller, Julien Baldwin and Patrick Walters, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Savanna Jane Michi on No. 19, from Mom, Brian, Skyler, Blaich and Caitlin.

• Lillian Hammond, from Kathy and Jerry Mellis.

• Carolyn Thompson.

• Jeff Whittington.

• Glenn Miller, from aunt Sue.

Happy Birthday to …

• Doris on No. 102, from Larry and Anna.

Happy Anniversary to

• Matt and Amanda Zeller, from friends at the Moravian Church.