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Flavorful ‘immortality herb’ offers health benefits too

During the cold, snowy, winter months, for those with a passion for green, growing things, it is interesting to check out what the garden centers of our local family stores have available.

On display now at many centers are primrose, African violets, orchids, miniature roses, flowering cactus and more. In their bright colors, interesting shapes and forms, these plants are a glad sight for winter-weary eyes. Most of these bloomers are “easy care” houseplants and very welcome additions to any home scheme.

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10th Cheer for a Cure
Stella Bertz Cheer For A Cure, an organization created to memorialize Stella Bertz, will sponsor the 10th Annual Cheer For A Cure Championship Saturday, Feb. 16 at Genoa High School.

The annual Cheer For A Cure cheerleading and dance competition was established in 2005 in memory of the generosity and dedication of Stella Bertz, who coached cheerleading in the Genoa Area School District for more than 10 years. Bertz succumbed to cancer in February 2003.

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Oregon Community Theatre presenting “M*A*S*H”

Through April 13: “Rutherford B. Hayes: Buckeye President” exhibit, Hayes Presidential Center, Fremont. In his first term as Ohio governor, Rutherford B. Hayes urged the legislature to establish a land-grant college funded by the Morrill Act of 1862. His persistence resulted in creation of The Ohio State University. The exhibit highlights the strong link between Hayes and the university. www.rbhayes.org.

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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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