Archive for March 28th, 2016

Local nonprofit plans expanded services after successful fundraiser

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

A Bay Village nonprofit that serves Avon Lake may expand to nearby cities like Avon, but first it will expand its current services.

More than 400 people attended Village Project’s recent NOURISH event, at which $26,000 was raised.
Village Project provides meals and sustaining services to families experiencing cancer in Northeast Ohio’s western suburbs, including Avon Lake, Bay Village, Rocky River and Westlake.

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Life lessons for the living from souls in potter’s field

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Potter’s field. It evokes words like “rejected” or “lost.” These are the places where those with no family and no friends are buried. I even found references to potter’s fields in the Bible. That’s how long these places have existed. Yet we should not delude ourselves that they are simply remnants of the past, for potter’s fields are still very much a part of a story …Read More