Category: Family, Kids & Pets

Sign Up for Summer Camp


Let’s shift our focus for a few moments from the present to the future.  If you have kids who get bored easily during the summer, the city offers a Summer Camp.  Here’s the 411 from the city, Don’t forget that…

We Are LaVergne: Tony Vanatta


What better time than National Pay It Forward Day to tell about someone in our community who has a generous heart, who gladly gives their time to organizations like Box 100, and who has opened his home to foster children…

Fan Pages & Amanda


I am so pleased to see neighbors getting talking with neighbors… even if half of us don’t do it in person anymore, there’s always electronic communication!  If you have set up a “fan page” or neighborhood “group” on Facebook, let…

Rest in Peace, Mr. Covert


I didn’t know Tim Covert, but have heard many very kind words said about him.  This LaVergne resident passed away early last week in a car accident – tragic both because of how unexpectedly life can end and because he…

Help for the Hungry


In a a couple of conversations this week, I was struck by how many kids we have in LaVergne who may be hungry and how many families need help now for the basic necessities like housing and food. First, let…