Photos by Robin Hart

A community service center established by the Housing Authority of Danville is now open for individuals and families living in public housing. The authority celebrated with a community-wide open house Jan. 24. The newly refurbished center, 121 Toombs Court in Batewood Homes, offers a wide variety of services, including classes, support groups and a computer lab, in order to help local residents improve their quality of life in several different ways.