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November 26, 2013

Community happenings: Holiday events, gardening classes

Landfill accepting trees after tornadoes

In order to assist area residents and businesses following the tornadoes that recently impacted the region, the Cass County Solid Waste Management District Board has approved a resolution allowing the Oakridge Landfill to accept trees and vegetative material for a 90-day period.

All normal landfill fees will still apply for the disposal of this material.

Flu vaccines available for children Dec. 17

The Cass County Health Department will be offering free seasonal flu vaccines to children 6 months to 18 years by appointment only on Tuesday, Dec. 17, at 512 High St.

This clinic is only for children who have Medicaid, no health insurance or have health insurance that does not cover flu vaccine. Call 574-753-7760 for an appointment.

City sets schedule for Thanksgiving

Logansport city offices and municipal utilities offices will be closed Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving.

There will be no trash service on Thanksgiving Day. Trash pickup schedule will be one day behind for the remainder of the week, with a Saturday pickup.

Choral club show in the works in Rochester

ROCHESTER — The 40-member Fulton County Choral Club will present a Christmas program at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, in the First Baptist Church’s sanctuary, 1000 Main St., Rochester.

As part of the program, a food drive will be held to benefit a local food pantry.

Group will offer classes on gardening

The Acts Project is giving a series of seven lessons covering how to determine the purposes for your garden plot (whether as a community gardener or individual) (culinary, stretch my food dollars, nutrition, children, philanthropy to name just a few) and how to plan, design, how to maximize production on as small an area as possible and how to put little effort in maintenance.

These lessons will be taught in 3 different locations at different times, so that it will fit the schedules of all interested . Plus if you miss one you can make that lesson up the same week somewhere else. These locations, dates, and times are as follows:

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    July 23, 2014

  • NWS-PT102113 Ehle Bob.jpg [Duplicate] Answering questions about recycling Today I thought I would take just a few minutes to answer what appear to be some of the most frequently asked questions we receive at the Cass County Solid Waste Management District office. Hopefully this will provide you with some valuable informati

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  • Community happenings: Spaghetti dinner and more Spaghetti dinner planned at lodge William Paca Lodge, 1510 Delaware Road, is having a Spaghetti Dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. July 31. The menu will include spaghetti and meatballs and will cost $8. Carry-outs will be available. For more information, call

    July 19, 2014

  • Church tour this weekend Church tour this weekendThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invites the public to come tour its facility from 10 a.m. noon Saturday, at the church, corner of High Street and Yorktown Road, Logansport.This is a public opportunity to visit

    July 18, 2014

  • Arts lecture, carving show, Akron music Arts lecture series continues in PeruPERU — Arts Alive! is hosting its second lecture in its series at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Peru art gallery, featuring the lecture “Philosophy of Teaching Art” by Mike Applegate, winner of the Peru Community Teacher o

    July 17, 2014

  • Camden townwide sale, Huston to close to vehicles, Akron music jam Camden gears up for townwide saleCAMDEN — The town of Camden will have its annual townwide garage sale beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday. Maps are available at Maple Leaf Grocery Store, 213 E. Main St. Twenty-plus homes are registered to take part in the

    July 16, 2014

  • Music on the Akron square, opera house concert, kids' day Music on thesquare in AkronAKRON — The Akron Area Arts League announces the Music on the Square programs in downtown Akron. The programs are from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Fridays and will be cancelled if it rains.The Rochester-based classic rock band, “Gun Shy

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  • Golf outing, art show, Elks beach party Area BriefsMonticello chamber hosting golf outingMONTICELLO — The Greater Monticello Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau will celebrate the 20th anniversary of its Christmas in July golf outing with tee-off times at 7:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Friday a

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