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Earthquake-ravaged Nepal getting help from Towson area
Earthquake-ravaged Nepal getting help from Towson area

Stoneleigh resident Season Shrestha is far from Nepal, but he makes it his business to help his homeland. Shrestha, 47, is an importer and wholesaler of crafts from Nepal and his business, Season Enterprises, located in an office building on York Road at Stevenson Lane, is full of handmade handbags, carved wood, cashmere shirts, silk scarves and wall tapestries. His mission is to help the people of Nepal, one of the world's poorest countries, by buying their products. "This is my passion," he said. Now, more than ever, the Nepalese need his help. The nation is reeling from a 7.8-magnitude earthquake late last month that killed more than 7,000 people and counting,...

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