Second St. Paul’s concert Oct. 25 cancelled due to COVID concerns
Oct20

Second St. Paul’s concert Oct. 25 cancelled due to COVID concerns

The Sunday, Oct. 25 concert at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church has been cancelled due to COVID concerns, Director of Music Holly Richardson announced today. The concert, second of the 2020-2021 “Music in the Heart of the City” series, was to have featured  “Soprano and Flute in Song,” with Townes Osborn, Brittnee Siemon, and artist-in-residence Carl Angelo on organ.  The September concert also was cancelled,...

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Blessing of the Animals honors “creatures who know nothing of the madness of the world”
Oct10

Blessing of the Animals honors “creatures who know nothing of the madness of the world”

By Jan Worth-Nelson Today’s  annual Blessing of the Animals at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, affected and re-arranged by the coronavirus, was something special–even though it went to the dogs. Thirteen of them, to be exact,  in noisy canine COVID-compliance on the front lawn of the church, accepting in most cases calmly the blessing from St. Paul’s rector Dan Scheid — a gesture he delivered expertly with a...

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Commentary:  Beyond Biden and Trump, who else and what else is there in Election 2020?
Oct05

Commentary: Beyond Biden and Trump, who else and what else is there in Election 2020?

      By Paul Rozycki             Who’s your choice — Trump or Biden? Sometimes it seems like the only thing on the ballot this year is Donald Trump vs. Joe Biden.  It’s hard to turn on the TV without seeing an ad for either candidate.  We’ve all felt the impact of the most divisive presidential contest in our lifetimes. With a month to go, it seems that this is the most important and critical presidential election in...

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East Village Magazine – October 2020
Oct02

East Village Magazine – October 2020

The latest issue of the East Village Magazine is available for download here: Click to access EVM-10.20_web.pdf

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Shelter of Flint announces new president/CEO
Sep23

Shelter of Flint announces new president/CEO

Linda Bielskis has been appointed president and CEO of Shelter of Flint by the agency’s board of directors. Bielskis, who has 25 years’ experience in non-profit social service organizations  joined Shelter of Flint on an interim basic March 2 as part of a transition plan after the retirement of Anne Grantner.  She is a longtime Shelter board member and former chair. “As we move forward in these uncertain times, the Board...

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