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WILMOT — In honor of their first anniversary as a congregation, River Ridge Church in Wilmot will be hosting the Chorale and Repertory Singers of Moody Bible Institute in Chicago on Sunday.

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Bradford Community Church Unitarian Universalist leaders the Rev. Erik David Carlson and student intern minister Denise M. Cawley applaud the American Civil Liberties Union for their yearlong investigation of the Tremper High School cheerleading 2018 Awards Banquet and similar events at prev…

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Before Wisconsin was established as a state and when Kenosha was known as Southport, Irish Catholic immigrants living in the Racine and Kenosha area met at various homes for Mass when missionary priests were in the area.

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Apart from Christmas, Valentine’s Day is likely the most commercial time of the year, when lovers, parents and friends spend an average of $143 on flowers, jewelry and chocolates in lacy, heart-shaped boxes to express their affection for one another.

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A local event as part of this year’s Kindness Week aims to encourage people of all faiths — even no faith — to gather in harmony in the community and break bread together.

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Chef’s Table is an occasional feature in which local culinary professionals and home chefs weigh in with tips and techniques that can be put to use in the home kitchen on topics including, but not limited to, ingredients, dishes and cooking equipment.This week’s Chef’s Table takes a look at …

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The Grinch paid a visit to friends of the Rev. Dominic Roscioli several years ago, swiping a statue of the baby Jesus out of their life-sized wooden manger scene.

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In the newsroom, one of our reporters, Terry Flores, enjoys drawing on her Filipino heritage in the kitchen. As she and I discussed the subject of this feature, she immediately volunteered to cook and share the recipe for Sinigang, a traditional salmon soup.

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From deep-rooted traditions to modern paradigms, folk musicians like Mark Dvorak of Riverside, Ill., strive to weave a storyboard that intricately interlaces the two in a mix of music.

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The attack in Pittsburgh was the most violent attack on Jews in the history of America. More than 11 people might have been murdered had it not been for the towering courage of the police, who always run into blood. I ask you to pray for the injured and pray for the families of the victims a…

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The Kenosha News will be running a pre-holiday food feature that celebrates the magic of family recipes. We are looking for recipes — along with brief stories — of family-favorite dishes that frequently grace your holiday table.

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Question: Your recent column alluding to the fact that Father Tom and your father could know of each other’s presence in heaven raised some questions for me. If the God of the Old Testament is the true God, would that not preclude the possibility that Father Tom would be in the same heaven a…

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Question: Blessings on you, Rabbi Marc. I have a very simple question. With the exception of Pope Francis, why has every clergy member, present company included, refused to speak of Donald Trump’s behavior? He’s the antithesis of Judeo-Christian values. Thank you. — From J

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Chef’s Table is an occasional feature in which local culinary professionals and home chefs weigh in with tips and techniques that can be put to use in the home kitchen on topics including, but not limited to, ingredients, dishes and cooking equipment.

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As the weather cools, we all seem to drift to foods that stick to our ribs. Nothing quite fills this bill like potatoes. Farmers markets and groceries are full of earthy potatoes of all varieties, from traditional Wisconsin russets to Yukon golds to Norland reds to a multitude of purple, pin…

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The Kenosha News will be running a pre-holiday food feature that celebrates the magic of family recipes. We are looking for recipes — along with brief stories — of family-favorite dishes that frequently grace your holiday table.

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As the leaves turn colors and we turn on the furnace, in the kitchen I turn to hearty flavors and substantial textures.

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As part of her sabbatical this summer, Rabbi Dena Feingold, spiritual leader of Beth Hillel Temple in Kenosha, traveled to Russia on a 10-day tour led by Rabbi Jonathan Porath, one of the foremost experts on Jewish travel to Russia and the former Soviet Union.

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R’Noggin Brewing recently toasted its second anniversary with a big party born from big dreams.

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Question: At 62 years of age, I am way past my youthful belief in the “God” most humans believe in. My pragmatic nature makes it impossible for me to believe as most of the world does. Quite frankly, I’m jealous. I wish I could. In my mind, it would be akin to convincing myself to like the t…

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So convinced by the biblical mandate to care for the earth, the Rev. Jonathan Barker, pastor of Grace Lutheran Church, made significant changes in his personal life and adopted the practice of minimalism. Ten years ago, he removed his television to save electricity and consume less, since he…

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The Rev. Jonathan Baker, pastor of Grace Lutheran Church, shares the steps he took with his wife to live a greener life: