Cottage Grove, News

Miss Kitty, a community staple

The Cottage Grove Answering Service on Adams is where Kitty Slack could be found. PHOTO PROVIDED

Progress is not all it is cracked up to be, and although change is inevitable it doesn't always leave a good taste in your mouth. I often think that as I pass by the little ”Cottage Grove Answering Service” building on Adams. Just a few years ago this was the nexus of the Grove, with an array of interesting plants in tubs, pots that spilled onto the sidewalk and a couple of cats . . .

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