Marilyn Jones

Marilyn Jones

Marilyn Jones has been a journalist for more than 30 years and is currently a freelance feature writer specializing in travel. Her articles have appeared in major newspapers including the BostonGlobe, Akron Beacon Journal and Chicago Sun-Times as well as regional travel magazines.

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Remembering Those in Need

Appalachian Outreach is a charity that has a program where donors can fill a shoe box with items to help needy families. The author describes the program and how you can help.

Just Give Me a Chance…

Born without a hand, John Mullins never thought of himself as handicapped. Now he’s retiring from the Postal Service after an almost 40 year career.

Are You Ready? The Holiday Mailing Season Is Upon Us

The Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays are quickly approaching. The author provides some tips for shipping packages via the Postal Service as well as the mailing deadlines to ensure your packages reach their recipients on time.