Tag Archives: Friends

The adventure is just beginning

Published April 3, 2007 Mike Patterson’s office — or, correctly, the office formerly belonging to Mike Patterson — has the look of a college dorm in June. Empty nails stuck in bare beige walls and a denuded desktop attest to … Continue reading

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The value of community

Published March 21, 2014 Roseto, Pa., in 1961 caught the attention of Dr. Stewart Wolf, a professor at the University of Oklahoma School of Medicine, after he bought a summer home nearby in the Poconos. A local doctor told Wolf … Continue reading

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Stranded out of town with Whistlin’ Mike

Published Nov. 28, 2006 I felt helpless, forlorn and forsaken the weekend I was nearly stranded in Martins Ferry. Looking across Route 7 to the city as my friend Mike tried repeatedly to start his car, the battery dying and … Continue reading

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