Sunday afternoon, under clear blue skies and light cool
breeze, the party of the year took place at LARC Ranch, a local community for
mentally disabled adults.
Elvis Impersonator Raymond Michael was tapped to perform at
the party, which was filled with food, laughter and a growing understanding of
what LARC Ranch really gives its residents.
104 mentally disabled people call LARC Ranch home. They live
in small family-sized numbers in bungalows that lie amongst sporting fields,
recreation rooms and auditoriums on a large parcel of property bordering Bouquet