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Char Laney, a mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center
Framed photos decorate Char Laney’s tidy desk at JDP Electric, Inc., in Fargo. Among pictures of family members and pets is a small silver frame. It shows Char with her “youngest friend,” on their first outing to West Acres mall. Since 2014, Char has volunteered with Big Brothers Big Sisters...
Man holding a layered baked good topped with berries.
There's a lot of value in the way our parents, grandparents, and beyond used to do things, and some of those old practices could serve us well in the present age. Let's consider the barter system . The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the term barter as “to exchange things (such as...