We Are Community for the week of July 20th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  My husband was always on the cutting edge of technology.  We had bag phones, probably most of you do not even remember those brick sized phones in a black bag.  Think your car even needed an antenna.  He had

We Are Community for the week of July 13th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Several important birthdays to mention.  Even if it is a bit late, why not sit down and write them a birthday card.  Evelyn Baker, formerly of Plymouth, will celebrate her 96th birthday on July 14th.  Her address is Evelyn

We Are (should be) Community July 5, 2020

We Are (should be) Community by Joyce Steiner Community-“a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests and goals”.  “A group of people living in the same place”. I have been thinking about “Plymouth Area

Plymouth Area News for the week of June 29th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Very interesting week here  in West Central Illinois.  Who would have thought that there would be a black bear sighting in the western portion of Illinois.  Yet there is one which is taking its time traveling south through our

Plymouth Area News for the week of June 22nd, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  It would seem that the third week of June is an eventful week.  We had the summer solstice which means the days now start getting shorter.  Ugh..  I’m definitely into these longer evenings when one can enjoy sitting on

Plymouth Area News for the week of June 15th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

Since there are no meetings or many happenings in the Plymouth Area  am thinking that this is not a good title right now.  Perhaps “Sharing my Thoughts” or “ Musings with Joyce” might be more appropriate. Want to let you

Plymouth Area News for the week of June 8th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Thanks to Gerald White who brought me milk weed plants.  I promptly planted them and have been watering them faithfully.  Hope they grow so that I can attract some Monarch butterflies.  Have mentioned that this time of virus closings

Plymouth Area News for the week of June 1st, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Today the weather was perfect.  I spent quite a bit of time  just enjoying the sun, trees, birds, flowers and it was  a pretty restful Sunday.  Yet a lot of our world was not enjoying the  weather or the

Plymouth Area News for the week of May 25th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Plymouth Illinois needs a policeman.  For those of you who don’t know, Plymouth lies in west central Illinois.  We are a small town of approximately 500 people.  We have our own water supply, a sewer, an excellent school district,

Plymouth Area News for the week of May 18th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Another interesting week.  I think the virus is hitting us all hard. Though I am fairly well educated, I remain way too trusting and naïve I guess.  Tuesday  I received a phone call asking if I deliver.  Had the