Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Arlene Novak sews on a 1947 Singer machine her husband bought her 10 years ago. The vintage machine sews like a dream, she said. (Sarah Smith/Enterprise)

Local women sew hats, pillowcases for those battling with cancer

Email News Alerts

To someone suffering with cancer and its grueling treatment, a simple gesture such as a phone call or a quick note makes all the difference in your day.

Advertisement

But when that gesture comes from a stranger, in the form of an artfully crafted hat to hide your bald head, or a beautifully stitched pillowcase to hold something of comfort, the impact is immeasurable, a cancer patient maintains.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
(218) 732-3364
Advertisement