Michelle Costanzo: The Gift of Family

Michelle Costanzo: The Gift of Family

TIME COULDN’T pass any slower. Hope cracked open a door in 1996 when an Arizona liaison located Michelle Costanzo’s birth mother in Pennsylvania. But when her response finally arrived, it appeared to close the door instead of throwing it wide open. The response closed...
Old Taft Depot: A Small Place for a Big Taste!

Old Taft Depot: A Small Place for a Big Taste!

LIKE MOST other small towns, Fayetteville has some of America’s most popular fast-food restaurants where you can get a mediocre cheeseburger and fries. You can even get your sweet treat fix through a drive-thru (that is, if the soft serve machine is working). It seems...
Letter From the Editor: The Impact of ‘Shop Local’

Letter From the Editor: The Learning Curve

THE METAL beams tick, tick, tick with every inch the cart climbs to the top of the hill. The experienced thrill-seekers in the front cart raise their hands as the coaster inches toward the climax of the ride. Experienced or not, every heart on the ride starts beating...