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WHAT’S UP DOC? Measles 2019

Q: I thought measles was eradicated, so how is there a new outbreak now?A: Measles is caused by the rubeola virus. It is extremely contagious; up to 90% of those exposed to the virus (even entering a room where a person with measles was two hours earlier) will contract the …

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04/23/2019 – A Revolution of Her Own: Deborah Sampson (1762-1827)

Tuesday, April 23rd at 7:00 pm: A Revolution of Her Own: Deborah Sampson (1762-1827). Deborah Sampson was the first woman to enlist, to fight, and to be honorably discharged from the American Military.  On May 23, 1782, wearing an old soldier’s uniform, Deborah bound her chest, tied back her hair, …