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Nov 03

The wonder of work

Years ago a “hobo” came to the back porch as my mother sat there “shelling peas.” “Pardon me, Ma’am, but could you spare a meal to a starving traveler?” Graciously, but firmly, my mother responded and said she would be happy to provide a meal but he would have to do some yard work first. …

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Jul 30

Depending on the kindness of strangers:The only sure result of Detroit’s bankruptcy is that armies of lawyers will make bales of money

  The other shoe finally dropped in Detroit. The once-proud city — variously known as “Motown,” “the Arsenal of Democracy,” and “the City of Champions” — filed for bankruptcy. There’s a local effort to head off the filing, but most people don’t think it will get anywhere. Detroit’s the largest American city ever to do …

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Jul 24

No robbing, just giving.

In keeping with the theme of Robin Hood, the cast, crew, production team, volunteers, and ArtsView staff are participating in helping the less fortunate. Instead of robbing from the rich, we are giving of ourselves by serving the evening meal at Hiway 80 Rescue Mission on July 14th. A 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization, Hiway 80 …

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