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Letter: Visitor appreciates Homewood’s good vibe

I wanted to share something wonderful that happened recently in Homewood.

It was a Thursday evening in late August. My dad and I were sitting on our front porch on Ridge Road. A gentleman walked past on the sidewalk and we waved and he waved - nothing new.  A little while later, as he walked back toward downtown, he came up to the porch, and said that he just had to stop and say "thank you."  

He told us he was from out-of-town. He was driving cross-country and that he likes to periodically get out . . .

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