The Plymouth-based nonprofit Faith’s Lodge has introduced a new type of benefit program, Hope Works Here, to help workplaces support employees who are coping with the death of a child, or with the needs of a child with a medically complex condition. Read more about Faith's Lodge Introduces Workplace Benefit for Employees Dealing with Loss
Mike Justak has had Parkinson’s disease for 14 years. One night when he was having trouble sleeping, he came upon a synchronized Christmas light show, which sparked the idea for PD Shimmers. Read more about Neighbors Raise Awareness About Parkinson's Disease with Christmas Light Show
Doing good has always been part of Plymouth’s Northwest Islamic Community Center’s (NWICC) mission. Now they're working with Interfaith Outreach to help seniors of all faiths. Read more about Islamic Community Center Partners with Interfaith Outreach for Senior Support Program
For many families, the holiday season brings with it a mix of cherished traditions and joyful surprises, from decorating the tree while re-watching It’s a Wonderful Life to seeing the wonder in a child’s eyes when they clamber on to Santa’s lap for the first time. While there are many classic Christmas movies, stories and songs, few are as beloved as The Nutcracker, the enchanting story of young Marie and her magical journey to the land of sweets with the nutcracker prince. Read more about A Full Symphony and Imaginative Twists Take The Nutcracker to Delightful New Heights
Pat Yentzer, Plymouth resident and amateur photographer, remembers last August when he snapped a photo of more than a dozen turkeys in his backyard. “We were sitting on our deck and one lone turkey landed in our backyard, and then another and another, and before long we had over a dozen turkeys in our backyard, walking gracefully in a family parade across our lawn,” he says.
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