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March 25, 2013

Reflections on Neighborhood Watch and Solicitations

(Continued)

I am so glad all of us are watching out for each other and refusing to be conned by such people.  I urge everyone reading this to check who is at your door before you open it. Do not allow strangers in your home, and, for heaven’s sake, don’t give them any of your vital information!

Our town is a nice quiet town, and we do not want outsiders coming here to con us out of our hard earned cash!

On a slightly different note, while I accept the fire departments and other locals asking for money at some of the traffic lights downtown, I do not like to be accosted by out-of-towners begging for money at the same lights, even if they have a solicitation permit.

Let’s invest in our town, our county, not in Dallas or Tarrant County, or whatever. Let’s buy locally and donate locally whenever possible.

I urge you to call the Mineral Wells Police Department and ask how you can form a Neighborhood Watch. And, if you would like, check out my blog at siouxsue.blogspot.com.

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