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    Orchids to…

    • Pam Mobley for the lovely bouquet of flowers, from Mary Fenske.

    • Kim and Harrison College for collecting and donating diapers for Sans Souci.

    • Jim Hartsook for the excellent letter.

    • the police officer that followed me home from ER to check the security of my home, from a neighbor.

    • the St. Peter’s drama club for their amazing performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” from a grateful audience member.

    • Richard McCoy for the fantastic presentations about the historic preservation challenges facing Columbus.

    • Denny and crew at Ronnie’s Body Shop for the excellent service on Maggie the car.

    • the Northside band director, band and all involved in putting on the wonderful performance Tuesday night.

    • The Republic for the article about the trains and West State Road 46.

    • Kevin Froedge at Appliance Mart for fixing my washing machine after the 30-day warranty was up, from Sheila Bostick.

    • Tom Crawford and staff at Veterans Service Office for having the answers and solving a 46-year-old problem, from a grateful veteran.

    • the man who helped mama duck and ducklings at the gas station on State Road 46 last Sunday.

    • Onions to…

    • the motorcycle riders that think Deaver Road is a racetrack.

    • the city officials for lack of judgment and compassion and for substandard leadership.

    • whoever has broken into my storage shed numerous times.

    • The Republic carriers for opening bundles of papers and leaving the trash on owners’ property.

    • the restaurant that allowed live music that disturbed everyone in the restaurant.

    • the city council.

    • physical therapists who cross boundaries with patients and family members.

    • employees who are a cancer in the workplace.

    • the city for not fixing the flooding problem on Central north of Rocky Ford that has been flooding for years.

    • the proposed increase of heavy railroad traffic cutting the city park and across the river causing noise pollution and disturbing wildlife.

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