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03/29/2019 – HerStory Stanzas

A Part of Womens HerStory Month HerStory Stanzas HERSTORY STANZAS by Powow River Poets & Friends Women gather and share stories. Stories become poetic threads woven into verse. Share this evening of poetry celebrating women with Rhina Espaillat, Deborah Szabo and Friends  

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03/30/2019 – Souper Saturday

As winter fades, join us at the Emma Andrews Library, 77 Purchase Street, for our final Souper Saturday on March 30 from 12 noon until we run out of soup. We will be serving Mushroom soup, Cheddar cheese soup, Chicken noodle soup, Corn chowder and a surprise soup from Fig …

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NOTHING BUT THE TOOTH — Comments on ethics in modern dentistry

This week, I have an apology to one of you who asked if I could be of any help in recommending a dentist for her. I accidentally deleted her question, so I will have to answer by memory.My reason to not recommend any individual dental practitioner is based on my …

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03/28/2019 – Songwriters Circle at Plum Island Beachcoma

Songwriter’s Circle at Plum Island Beachcoma   Join us for an evening or all-original, acoustic music in a supportive setting. Come meet local songwriters and play an original (or two) of your own if you have them. If you don’t have anything to share, that’s fine too!  Come out and …

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WHAT’S UP DOC? My big sister

A few weeks ago my sister, a middle school teacher for 30 years who positively impacted thousands of kids’ lives, became very ill. My nephew called me to say the clinical staff thought she would die soon, so I flew to Georgia to be with her, our family and friends. …

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Ehrlich, Lovely legislation seeks to remove lead from water in schools

“This bill goes step by step to remove lead from school drinking water while providing clear guidance for schools and child-care centers describing what is required of them,” Ehrlich said.

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