It\’s not uncommon for children and teens to look up to professional athletes, but great sports skills do not necessarily translate to good character. How to talk to kids about their heroes.
They stood in 3-feet of water, 20 feet underground for hours trying to close an enormous, corroded valve, which was the key to keep water flowing to more than 100,000 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission customers. Their herculean effort averted a major water outage during a summer heatwave.
The bad news is that moments of crisis and danger inevitably come. The good news is that people like the five individuals Montgomery County has honored as \”Everyday Heroes\” are willing to jump in to save lives.