Archive | October, 2002

Down-Home Car Repair at Joe’s East Coast

by Peter Scmidtke A quick peek around Joe’s East Coast Car Shop on the 600 block of East Center Street reveals a thriving twelve-year-old business whose wheels are greased with the personal attention and care of its owner, longtime Riverwest resident Joe Fix.

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Nancy Centz

by Sonya Jongsma Knauss “Never grow weary of doing good.” –Galatians 6:9. These are the words Nancy Centz lives by. Whether she’s picking up trash between the Riverwest Co-op and her house on Booth Street or snuggling with her grandson on the couch before his parents take him back upstairs to their flat for bed, […]

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October 2002

This month’s news briefs: the free life, block grant funding cuts, recent violence, Capitol Drive changes, new Currents intern, DPI wins grant, new Bremen St. block club, Adult Enrichment cooking classes at Riverside, and Sustainable Living.

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Good Time to Buy

by Sonya Jongsma Knauss I am in the midst of packing boxes as I write. I may still be in the midst of packing boxes as you read. We are getting ready to leave our first residence in Riverwest and moving to our first home. It’s only seven blocks from where we live now, but […]

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