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Friday, July 17, 2009

Portville Neighbors Fix Man's Barn

Neighbors help man in need

PORTVILLE - Several local residents recently proved that they’ve got what it takes to rally behind a neighbor in need, and to bring a sense of community back to the area in the process.

After facing complications with a surgery in 2003, Prosser Road resident Steve Ensell was left with limited mobility and now walks with a cane.

While he worked on improving and maintaining his health, the barn on Mr. Ensell’s property began to deteriorate.

The facility, once part of a working farm, had been used for storage in recent years and the exterior was in need of serious repair.

Barbara Day-Straight, also of Portville, noticed this and decided to do something about it. More....


Anonymous said...

This has to be one of the best stories I have read in a long time. Yeah for the people taking the time to help a friend and neighbor.

Anonymous said...

Sure is nice to read a good story about people helping people. Wouldn't our world be a better place if we all did this kindness? It is more like it used to be if anyone needed help people were there. congratulations to the people in Portville who helped this man when he needed it. You will be rewarded for your work.

ron unverdorben said...

this is awesome i know both steve and barb as well as steves son eric,i really miss this about the people of portville and the generosity of town folks i moved years ago and never found that in another place!!!!!!!keep up the good work guys and know that portville is looking good just wish it would where off on to surrounding communities

Solomon's words for the wise said...

Nice to see you're still around, Ron.

Anonymous said...

this is the way all people should treat one another.the world would be a much better place.kudos to the nice folks who are helping out

Anonymous said...

This is more than awesome! Sounds like Steve has a wonderful group of friends.