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Vendor Hobbies

Vendor Hobbies

By: Hannah Herner

  Gardening: Keith D. Keith D. had saved some bread to give to “the kids.” That’s how he greets the ...

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Cold Weather Blues

Cold Weather Blues

By: Amanda Haggard

Around 20 times from Nov. 8, 2018 through early March of last year, temperatures in Nashville got lo ...

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One Year With the Contributor

One Year With the Contributor

By: Nancy Kirkland

I am celebrating one year volunteering at The Contributor vendor office, but my connection to the ne ...

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Longstanding Jefferson bridge camp cleared out

Longstanding Jefferson bridge camp cleared out

By: Hannah Herner

A longstanding camp located 2nd Avenue and Jefferson Street has been broken up.    A week ago Thursd ...

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I Got the Call

I Got the Call

By: Vicky B.

It was the last campground of the season — Seven Points, space 25. From that spot, you can see the b ...

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The Queen's Tale

The Queen's Tale

By: Jennifer A.

To look at it, some would say the house was haunted. Joan leisurely padded through the complicated l ...

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A tale from Aroostook County, Maine

A tale from Aroostook County, Maine

By: Jason T.

I was a born a Mainer. Even though I was forced to move away by necessity, I’m still a Mainer by hea ...

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Good Health and Homelessness

Good Health and Homelessness

By: Vicky B.

Imagine being without health insurance. Most people just freak out at the thought, but for many peop ...

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