Meals on Wheels: Penner helps older citizens for decades

Ray Penner loads up meal containers at Newton Medical Center. He's been delivering hot food to people 60 and older through Meals on Wheels for around 40 years. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now

By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now In his 40 years of delivering Meals on Wheels to older folks in their homes, there’s a good chance Ray...


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