FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A homeless man who was rescued from attackers by a Broward Sheriff’s Office detective has returned home to his family in Indiana after receiving a special gift from a sympathetic 7News viewer.
The organic farming sector has grown rapidly over the past ten years, to about 500,000 new hectares every year, according to EU statistics. Both the number of organic farm holdings and area grew by more than half between 2003 and 2010.
"She helps everybody," said Roy Jones. "You know she doesn’t just help the low income people. She actually helps working people who work every day, but maybe aren’t making a substantial amount of money to support them and their family."
Beverly Thomas started Leonard’s and Virgie’s Place in honor of her parents, who were known in the community for helping others.