Check This Out: New Way to Handle Book Overdue Fines

By Jorge Avellan

Check This Out: New Way to Handle Book Overdue Fines

June 3, 2013 Updated Dec 3, 2013 at 8:09 PM EDT

DEARBORN, Mi. (TV 20 Detroit) --- In Dearborn, you can currently pay for your overdue book fines with food.

Its all part of a program called "Food for Fines" in which you get a dollar off of your fines for every non perishable item you take in.

The food will be donated to a local firefighter organization that helps feed those in need.

Our Jorge Avellan will have this story tonight on TV 20 News at Ten.

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