Veterans Day: Who it’s for, and why




 There is always some confusion with regard to the difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day. Memorial Day honors the men and women who died while serving, while Veterans Day celebrates the service of all U.S. military veterans who serve… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Venison: Sweet taste of success




 In anticipation of deer hunting season, I’m reprinting some venison recipes from a few years ago. They originally appeared in a 1999 edition of Minnesota Conservation Volunteer magazine story by Tom Dickson. The recipes were those of Ken… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy FOR Life




 A Sacred November Reflection What an amazing view gazing out the kitchen window as this calm November morning puts on a show. The lake so silently still while reflecting the sky and the trees in black and white as if I were watching TV in th… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 161

OF KITTY LITTER TIP, THE JOYS TEAM DIETING, AND OUT OF THE MOUTHS OF BABES


 GREETINGS & SALLYTATIONS! The other day I buzzed into Target for just a few things. I grabbed the little handy handheld basket with plans to stick to my list. Well, halfway through the store I realized I needed a gallon of milk and kitty … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Working out at work pays dividends; preventing AMD



 Q: I work for a shipping company with about 45 employees, and many of us have commutes of more than an hour each way. It’s almost impossible to get any exercise during the week. We’d like to see a small gym put in downstairs or get… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Grief and loss; When to seek help





 Grief. The word no one wants to hear because it implies a loss of something. The loss can be of something we loved or hated, but we still grieve over loss. Often grief is a word used to describe the pain after losing something that one loves. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

Virginia’s Public Utilities

Its birth, growth and move to independence


Virginia Public Utilities office building. Photos submitted.The history of the Virginia Department of Public Utilities is intertwined with the history of the city itself. And the very early history of the city, even before its formal establishment a… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Help your community’s pets during times of disaster

AKC Pet Disaster Relief trailers

 With the ever-increasing number of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes and wildfires, AKC Reunite is helping communities across the nation prepare by mobilizing AKC Pet Disaster Relief. AKC Reunite, working in conjunction with AKC clubs… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Fort Snelling National Cemetery



Fort Snelling National Cemetery avenue of flags. Photo courtesy www.cem.va.gov.Fort Snelling National Cemetery is located in Minneapolis, Minn. The original Fort Snelling was established in 1805 near the confluence of the Minnesota and Mississippi r… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Holiday season grief support



ALANGO – A fivesession grief support group will meet during the holiday season at St. Paul Lutheran Church of Alango. The holidays can be a difficult time for those experiencing grief. Everyone is welcome to attend the Sunday evening sessions … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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