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    Orchids to…

    • Sally Van Dyk for her letter to the editor addressing the impatience and aggressiveness of people today, from Gloria Steyer.

    • the hard work and effort that the Parks and Recreation employees have done to keep the Greenbelt and Par 3 Golf Courses in excellent condition.

    • all the volunteers and law enforcement agencies for making the Columbus Moonlight Loop a safe and wonderful ride, from

    • the Gwins.

    • Zayrim at Walmart west for the help with the photos, from Faith Ann Welch.

    • the young man who gave us a tire gauge, from the paper delivery girl with the flat tire.

    • all the volunteers for the great night bicycle ride.

    • Heritage Heights managers Mark and Carlyn for doing a wonderful job for the last two years, from some older residents.

    • everyone involved in the Courage to Climb concert, especially, Meredith and Daniele working together on your senior project, from Sandy Boyd.

    • Onions to…

    • the school office secretary for being unreasonably rude when I had a simple question.

    • the driver of the gray-

    • and-black Dodge Ram at Walmart

    • on Friday evening who beat a

    • dent into and scratched my quarter panel.

    • any driver who can’t focus on driving while reading a sign.

    • those who dress inappropriately when they serve communion at church.

    • whoever stole my grandson’s brand new moped.

    • the health organization for letting the best help they had go.

    • everyone who puts onions

    • in the paper just to complain

    • about something.

    • whoever made the bus stop for the disabled and elderly community across a busy street.

    • those who contribute to the problems of society instead of trying to be part of the solution.

    • whoever stole the cement frog and blue gazing ball.

    • the city for not enforcing the leash laws.

    • the tanning salon that does not follow safety rules.

    • The Republic for misspelling my child’s name in Around Town and not printing an Onion when I wanted it put in.

    • the convenience store clerk who talked to other customers instead of working.

    • city sanitation who

    • will not pick up the mattress  

    • until September.

    • rude people.

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