Larry’s Day


Larry Vrba poses with his hearts he received as part of a celebration of World Down Syndrome Day at Turkey Valley.Photo courtesy Sue Vrba

Turkey Valley Shows Its Support

A bit of knowledge about genetics might otherwise pass unnoticed, but some souls have made that piece of information come alive.

Down’s Syndrome is a condition that sees three copies of the 21st chromosome, Sue Vrba related as she spoke by phone March 26.

Vrba shared that fact as she explained about World Down Syndrome Day. It’s observed March 21, 3/21. That calls to mind the three copies of the 21st chromosome.

By itself, it’s interesting but not immediately something that strikes people.

Read more in the April 3 edition of the Calmar Courier.