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‘Vigilante Grannies’ are on the crime case

Via: Charlotte Observer

Embroidery. State bowling champ. Wife, mother, grandmom and  great-grandmom.

But when vandals targeted her Stallings community in Union County a few  months ago, Ritch recruited several other grandmothers to do something about  it.

They call themselves the “Vigilante Grannies.”

They leave notes on suspicious cars, watch who hangs out in the park and  don’t hesitate to contact police. Their work has already contributed to one  arrest and neighbors say they feel safer in their Fairfield Plantation  homes.

“It takes a serious thing and identifies it in a way that a lot of folks can  relate to,” Ritch said. “Our motto is, ‘fear is not in our makeup.’

Read more, HERE:

http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2011/07/26/2481555/vigilante-grannies-are-on-the.html#ixzz1U99wnufI

Right On, Sisters!

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personal thought:

I think what this country needs is a ‘take no prisioners’ grannie; like the  late and great Maggie Khun (see photo); the founder of the Gray Panthers.

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Maggie Khun – wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maggie_Kuhn

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