When leaders of the Maplewood Neighborhood Association first suggested the organization counter persistent gang issues by donating money to a ...
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December 7, 2012
Jake Veach, customer service manager for Beacock Music, strums a ukulele at the store. Veach, who has worked at the store for more than six years, says the small string instrument has been a hot seller the past couple years.