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Marquette -The Business Book Review will meet on Tuesday, August 2 at noon in the Conference Room of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. Discussion leader Dar Shepherd will present a 45 minute overview of “Fabled Service: Ordinary Acts, Extraordinary Outcomes” by Betsy Sanders. The meeting is open to the public at no admission [...]

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Gwinn – A night of fun and fundraising for the Forsyth Township Fire Department will be held on Tuesday, August 2 from 6 to 9 p.m. at UpNorth Lodge in Gwinn. There will be bucket raffles and lots of other fun. Proceeds will go to the fire department. Bring a canned good or other non-perishable [...]

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Marquette – Probus Superiorland will meet on Tuesday, August 2 at 11 a.m. at Bonanza Restaurant in Marquette. Attendees should use the side entrance.
Local author and Mining Journal columnist Ben Mukkala will speak on “Life is Like a Mirro…

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Adjective: Slaphappy (SLAP-hap-ee) Definition: 1. Dazed and confused: punch-drunk 2. Buoyantly or recklessly carefree or foolish: happy-go-lucky Sample sentence: The students were all a little slaphappy after pulling an all-nighter to finish their group project by morning.

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Johnson and Johnson has reduced the maximum daily dose of its Extra Strength Tylenol pain reliever to lower risk of accidental overdose from acetaminophen, its active ingredient and the top cause of liver failure. Starting sometime this fall, labels on Extra Strength Tylenol packages will now list the maximum daily dose as six pills, or […]

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Marquette – The Afternoon Classic Films Series will present a screening of “Captains Courageous” on Monday, August 1 at 1:30 pm in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library. A fine cast highlights this adaptation of the classic Rudyard Kipling story. Released in 1937, the black and white film earned Spencer Tracy a [...]

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Harvey – Registration is being accepted for Teaching Family Homes’ Tour da U.P. bike ride fundraiser to begin Sunday, August 7 at the Teaching Family Homes campus in Harvey. Bikers will travel to Munising, Grand Marais, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, the Hiawatha National Forest, Chatham, Eben, Trenary and Skandia before returning to the TFH campus [...]

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Marquette – American Western Square Dancing will be offered Monday, August 1 at 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue in Marquette. This event is Mainstream and Plus dancing. No lessons will be provided. Please bring clean shoes to protect the floor and your knees. Admission is $5 per couple. For more information, call Marge [...]

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Marquette – Applications are now being accepted for The Lake Superior Leadership Academy. The Academy is a professional development class preparing Marquette County’s present and future leaders for new challenges and opportunities. The Academy begins in October with an overnight retreat, followed by eight full day sessions held one Thursday a month. Sessions each focus [...]

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Marquette – A DocuMonday film “How to Cook Your Life” will be shown on Monday, August 1 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. In this charming and enlightening film a Zen priest and a famous chef teach us how we can connect food to the way [...]

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