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Fundraiser planned to help Stopher family
A spaghetti dinner fundraiser to benefit the Stopher family will be held Saturday, May 31 from 6 p.m.-midnight at the Harbor View Yacht Club, 2180 Autokee St., Oregon.

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Members of The Ability Center visited the Oregon-Northwood Rotary Club, May 14 to explain how they help disabled members of the community receive the information and support they need to live independently.

Tim Harrington, director of The Ability Center, began by telling the story of Alva Bunker, a boy born in 1901 with no hands or legs. Members of the Toledo Rotary Club used to watch him rolling up and down the street on his skateboard, and when he was 16, the club provided him with prosthetic legs and sent him to school.

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Easy-to-grow cilantro has a variety of uses

May is here at last and some serious gardening can begin. It has been a chilly, wet spring so far and this month has come with a very welcome burst of fresh green and colorful blooms on trees, shrubs, and spring flowers. These bright colors are a treat to the senses after the gloomy gray of a long winter.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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