The town is located on a site that has been home to Halflings for years, but the current inhabitants moved into the site with in the last couple years. Located in the center of a large formation of rocky hills, the city is a natural fortress that is easy to defend and soon became a popular resting point for caravans bringing goods from the other lands bt ground travel.
The small town of your youth has grown much over the years, but not for the better. Buliding were added in random patterns and over dozen of stlyes, so the town is a mess. Worse many of the buliding are run down and not kept up. Plenty of junk and trash is scatered about the streets and grass.
Eliphas Mastiff was born here.