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Stories: A Few Vignettes

Stories: A Few Vignettes

The Overton Park Stories program continues, and we have a few fun vignettes to share with you today.  Remember, we’re accepting all kinds of stories–short or long, verbal or written, words or photos.  Get in touch! We’re also excited to announce that we’re partnering with

Stories: Jack Borg

Stories: Jack Borg

My grandfather, Prof. George Pfaff, sponsored a party and dance one evening at the open pavilion that was across the street from the present “Doughboy” statue in Overton Park. The year was about 1917. As they danced, ballroom style, his daughter, Caroline, met and took

Stories: Holly Guthrie

Stories: Holly Guthrie

Holly Guthrie owns and operates Hollywould Fitness, which holds a bootcamp in Overton Park three days a week.  I’ve lived near Overton Park for close to 20 years, 13 years now in the Evergreen Historic Neighborhood.  Like so many, Overton Park is my sanctuary.  I can’t imagine