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    Snow removal orchids

    • Dick Titus, from the Gardners.

    • Mike Smith, from Ron Schaub.

    • April Retz and Chris Browning, from Grandma.

    • Creative Lawn Design, from a Northbrook resident.

    • Tom George, from Jimmie and Reba McGaha.

    • Brad Ulery, from Marvin Boffo.

    • Tom Seal, from Linda.

    • Greg Graham, from Tom and Mary.

    • Burt Greathouse, from Tom and Judy Goddard.

    • Jim and Connie Crouch, from Dorothy and Tom Coon.

    • Cameron Stone and Logan Graves, from Grandma.

    • Gene and his helper, from Carolyn Burton.

    • Don and Donnie Ziegler, and Billy Atkins, from Eva Shinolt.

    • Robert Jeffries, from Betty Shaw.

    • Orchids to…

    • the man in the blue pickup who stopped at the corner of County Road 500W and County Road 265N to pull my son out of the ditch, from Steve Carey.

    • Melanie and Matt Case for doing an awesome job on the Columbus Warehouse & Cartage Christmas party, from Susan Barker.

    • Columbus Bob Evans Restaurant for donating breakfast food for our morning kids on two-hour delay when breakfast isn’t provided, from i-CARE.

    • Psi Iota Xi for grant money that will fund our second- and third-grade reading buddy program at Northside Middle School, from Crystal Riddle.

    • Travis Wakefield for all the helpful things he does for his neighbors.

    • Linda at Kroger for going above and beyond on Saturday afternoon.

    • the nice gentleman who cleaned a foot of snow from my car Sunday afternoon in front of Parkside Court.

    • Janice Gooldy and family for the wonderful Thanksgiving meal, the Martins and the Thorpes.

    • the gentleman who gave us a push on Clifty Hill on Friday night, from the couple in the Impala.

    • Brock Patterson who stopped to help the very grateful folks with the flat tire last Wednesday evening.

    • Onions to…

    • canceling the parade and not offering to refund the entry fee.

    • risking employees’ safety by having mandatory overtime during the snowstorm.

    • canceling the parade, not honoring East for state, but making sure Tony Stewart is recognized.

    • bell ringers outside stores who harass people to give them money.

    • newspaper carriers on the north side who don’t put newspapers on the porch for the elderly even when driveways are clean.

    • county highway for not being out on the county roads Sunday knowing the slush would refreeze and be a hazard Monday morning.

    • The Republic carriers for using clear bags instead of colored bags when they throw the paper in the snowdrifts.

    • The Republic carrier for leaving unbagged paper in the melting snow at Two Worlds.

    • the pharmacy for being disrespectful to people making people wait 2 hours for a prescription.

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