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Scandal at Maple Valley – Episode 31: Tongues are Wagging, Again

It really is amazing how great a firestorm a few bones can create. The good folks in Maple Valley are falling into old routines that have not been put aside in honor of Thanksgiving Day. Maple Valleyans are thankful for many things, please don't misunderstand. They're thankful for the Ya'll Sit Cafe where they can …

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Scandal at Maple Valley – Episode 18: Thanksgiving Day

It's Thanksgiving Day in Maple Valley. How can there be a scandal hanging over town when it's time to stir a sense of thankfulness for all the good things that people enjoy and take for granted? If only for a day, the folks who are still very worried about Sylvia Meisner are stepping back to …

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Giving Thanks – Day 15: Bronner’s

It would be a tough task to say something about Bronner's CHRISTmas Wonderland, in Frankenmuth, Michigan, that hasn't already been said, written, broadcasted, and reported many times over. Even for those who find Christmas to be something other than "the most wonderful time of the year," Bronner's is special. Open 361 days each year, my …

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