By Ethel Yops
Grosse Ile Recreation Commission
It’s November already. The year 2017 has been a time of extreme changes in weather patterns. What will this month bring us as we begin thinking of the holiday season?
Thanksgiving is a day of feasting on turkey, ham, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole and more, topped off with pumpkin pie, a far cry from the pilgrims with corn and wild fowl. All of us giving thanks for what we have, taking care to remember those less fortunate by sharing with food and warm clothing.
Veterans Day is Nov. 11. Fly your flags, pray for those now serving in the Armed Forces and for their safe return and give thanks for all who have served and those who have given their lives to keep our country free. We must never forget their sacrifice. [Read more…]