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Father Tom Hartman was not just my best friend, he was also my teacher.

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While most enjoy worshiping God in the beauty and serenity of their church’s sanctuary, God can be worshiped anywhere. Petrifying Springs Park provides an idyllic background for praising the God of creation.

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Sister Judith Placzkowski, who will celebrate 50 years of vowed profession at a Jubilee Mass on July 28, grew up as a member of St. John the Baptist Parish in Paris and graduated from St. Joseph Academy, formerly St. Joseph High School, in Kenosha.

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LOS ANGELES — Nearly 40 years after first forging their friendship while working together on the nighttime soap “Knot’s Landing,” actresses Joan Van Ark, Michele Lee and Donna Mills are now more than just friends — they’re a sister act.

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Have you ever considered using perennials, groundcovers and even shrubs in containers for summer interest? In our Midwestern climate, few perennials will make it through the winter in a pot, but if you are willing to plant them in the ground at the end of the season, you can increase your pa…

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Sweet, juicy Florida mangos are at the peak of their season. In this dinner, I use them to make a quick, rum-flavored sauce for pork scaloppini. Simply buy a pork tenderloin and cut into one-inch slices and flatten to 1/2 inch thick.

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Editor’s note: Each Monday, the Kenosha News takes a look at the life of a Kenosha County resident who has recently died. We share with you, through the memories of family and friends, a life remembered.

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LOS ANGELES — A healthy lifestyle can cut your risk of developing Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia even if you have genes that raise your risk for these mind-destroying diseases, a large study has found.

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Near the northwest corner of Illinois is resilient little Galena, which wears its history as a badge of honor and foundation for tourism.

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For Rev. Britt Windel and the others who are volunteering their time tomorrow for this year’s sixth annual ScatterDay event, they’re not doing it for any attention or notoriety.

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Country rock band Confederate Railroad has been barred from performing at an Illinois state fair because of its use of the Confederate flag, setting off a firestorm by southern Illinois fans who believe they're under Chicago liberals' thumb of political correctness.

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The summer is heating up, a prime time to heat up the grill instead of the kitchen.

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EAST TROY, Wis. (AP) — Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and the Dave Matthews Band will headline Farm Aid 2019 when the music and food festival visits Wisconsin's dairy country in September.

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Dear Abby: I have a concern as a grandmother about our youngest grandchild, age 10. He is addicted to video games. There has been quite a lot of publicity on how bad this can be for children.

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If your life is anything like mine, you’ve been invited to at least six weddings all happening within a four-month span. And with each couple and their nuptials being unique, questions of what to wear or what to buy or whom to bring as a plus-one can run the gamut.

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Celebrate Bastille Day on July 14 with this light French dish. Pan-fried sole and mushroom drizzled with a butter sauce is a typical French country-style recipe. The simple dish is a great way to serve fresh fish. A meuniere is a miller’s wife, and literally translated the dish means cooked …

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Editor’s note: Each Monday, the Kenosha News takes a look at the life of a Kenosha County resident who has recently died. We share with you, through the memories of family and friends, a life remembered.

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Despite the wet spring and a slow start to the growing season, St. Matthew’s ElderGarten is resplendent with greenery and fresh produce.