When the state fails you
Rick, the fedora-sporting mastermind behind a service that addresses what causes kids to end up in juvenile court by attacking the root, was circumspect about the problem. Age has given him a detached persistence.
A grant contract that would provide two-thirds of the funds necessary to run the center this year was hurried through when the state got wind of a story that negatively portrayed their involvement in the situation. However, weeks will pass before the first cent ends up in the center’s coffers.