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When Communities Care

By Gary Wolsky, President/CEO The Village Family Service Center A while back, there was a story on the evening news about a local cop who came across a young man—a third grader, maybe—who had a passion for playing basketball but couldn’t “make the team.” He actually couldn’t even try out for the team. He couldn’t […]

Make an Investment in North Dakota Families

By Gary Wolsky, President/CEO The Village Family Service Center First let me state that I am a longstanding conservative who happens to work in a very liberal profession. I have been criticized loudly from both staff and community members periodically for my views and positions stated in this editorial space. I’m fine with that—after all, […]

Quiet, Yet Diligent Work of Many Improves Community

I’m happy to share with our readers an important addition to The Village’s family of services. As of Dec. 1, 2011, First Step Recovery has become a part of our service delivery system. First Step Recovery is a licensed addiction treatment facility that provides comprehensive treatment of alcoholism and other drug dependency. The guiding principle […]