Getting to Know You: Coreen Kachermeyer
State: New York
Position with WBTB: Board of Directors, Forums Big Sister
Family: just my husband and me and three furbabies. Hoping that will change soon!
Interests or Hobbies: I am a huge knitter/spinner – spin my own yarn, figure skating
Talents: see interests or hobbies!
Occupation: Insurance – commercial lines
Greatest Achievement: Went pro with figure skating – skated in an ice show in Georgia
Favorite Food: Doritos!
Three things I would want if I were stranded on a desert island: Knitting needles & yarn, wine, fire wood
Secret crush: Vin Diesel
In Loving Memory of Leta Currey
Leta CurreyMarch 5, 1966 – May 28, 2012
“And can it be that in a world so full and busy the loss of one creature makes a void so wide and deep that nothing but the width and depth of eternity can fill it up!” — Charles Dickens Read More
LIFE BEHIND THE BADGE: THE TO-GO BOX
As the dispatcher's voice squawked out over the radio she knew dinner was over. She knew what came next. "Yes I will get you a to-go box." She said as she tried to conceal the disappointment on her face. They hadn't seen each other in weeks. This was a stolen dinner while on shift, but just once she would like to get through it with her husband, rather than ordering, receiving the meal and then being left to eat hers alone while his cooled in a Styrofoam box. "You really are the best, I love you." He said as he stood and hurried from the restaurant, muttering into the mic on his shoulder. "I love you too" she said to his retreating back, doubting that he even heard her. Read More