Neighbors in Greenwood have banded together to give another neighbor a special Christmas present: a new roof.
The story began several weeks ago when four concerned neighbors watched Piper, who never married and has no children, climb atop her roof to apply tar to the many leaky areas. The roof had been damaged in a thunderstorm so Piper had covered it with tarps, but the tarps blew away, exposing the leaky plywood.
So the neighbors gathered at a dinner party and plotted how to help.
(READ the story in the Seattle Times)