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Share Your Good Fortune

How About a Few Extra Guests This Year? When I got up this morning, my wife gave me a list of things to buy for Thanksgiving dinner. The family is getting together and, like all holidays, it falls on

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A Very Special Holiday Offer

Help Us Save the Holiday Season For some friends and neighbors in our community, this will be less than a joyous holiday season. For too many, a daily struggle for the basic necessities still makes life

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Halloween Candy Buyback Campaign a Huge Success

Dr. Shannon’s 6th annual Halloween Candy Buy-Back Program is still collecting candy; 972 pounds and counting! Thank you, everyone, for your support.

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Reflections on September 11, 2001

Reflections on 9/11 When I woke this morning my thoughts went back to the day the Berlin wall came down. It was a wonderful feeling, if not a bit naïve, that good had triumphed over evil. Not just a

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Technology, Crowdsourcing and Helping Others

Using the Internet to Help Others in Need I talked with my mother recently and she reminded me that, over the years, we watched the Jerry Lewis Telethons for Muscular Dystrophy and saw how he worked so

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At the Speed of Light

If Magellan Had Google Maps … Magellan was the first to sail around the globe and make us all see how connected we really are. September 6, 1522. Thanks, Ferdinand. But let’s face it, if he were

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A Salute to the WAC and My Mom

A Look Back at VJ Day – September 1945 My mom was in the Women’s Air Corp (WAC’s) during World War II and my father was in the Navy. I was talking to her today – that’s right, she’s

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X-Rays in the Cloud

September 1969 – 45 Years Ago Easy access to cash was a great step forward for us all. If you need it, you just go and get some. There’s no need to carry it around waiting for the right moment

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Spring Cleaning

Time to Put Your Best Foot Forward and Step Up for Your Spring Cleaning – Of your teeth of course. $39.00 for a thorough cleaning (if no disease is present), a full set of digital xrays, and a complete

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Are “Silver” Fillings Harmful?

Questions and Answers About Mercury Fillings – What most people have come to call “silver” fillings are actually an amalgam of four or five metals. The metal with the highest concentration

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