A huge thank you to Mary Kate who came out of nowhere to rescue two women and a little dog trying to navigate extremely icy sidewalks on Lockwood Avenue at 8 a.m. on New Year’s Day. You were so kind to load us into your car and drive us up to our door, delivering us safely from the ice. You …

He didn’t have to do it. No one would have noticed if he didn’t. When my friend, Ms. Osceola Thurman, passed on July 21, 2020, we held a modest service in Bopp Chapel for family and friends. In the chapel was a large spray of flowers from The Village Bar and Restaurant. Mark Disper, the owne…