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Adjective: Lambent (LAM-bunt) Definition: 1. Playing lightly on of over a surface: flowing 2. Softly bright or radiant 3. Marked by lightness or brilliance especially of expression Sample Sentence: The forest floor was dappled with lambent flecks of golden sunlight filtering down through the leafy branches.

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Local honey does the body good! You can overcome many of the problems of spring and summer allergies by eating local honey. Basically, you are building up your system’s defenses against allergens in your environment, since you’re taking it in after the bees have processed it–kind of like a hive-made vaccine. If you can’t find […]

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Marquette – The Marquette Area Public Schools Parent Satisfaction Survey remains open until Sunday, June 5. The survey of Marquette area parents and students regarding their experience with public schools was created by Citizens United for Better Schools with input from the MAPS administration. The goal of the survey is help the MAPS Board of [...]

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Marquette – A benefit luncheon buffet for five year old Draven Hooper will be held on Sunday, June 5 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Elks Club on the corner of Bluff and Front Streets in downtown Marquette. There will be raffles, 50/50drawings and a silent auction. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 [...]

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Hancock – The 24th Annual Chicken BBQ will be held on Sunday, June 5 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Quincy-Franklin-Hancock Township Fire Department, 49850 US Highway 41 in Hancock.
Tickets are $10 each and will be available at the door or from firef…

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Noun: Iota (eye-OH-tuh) Definition: 1. 9th letter of the Greek alphabet 2. An infinitesimal amount: jot Sample sentence: The prosecution made an aggressive case against the defendant, but they did not present even an iota of solid evidence that proved he was guilty of the murder.

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The medical community has long recommended adding calcium to your diet to enhance bone density and reduce the risk of osteoporosis. Adults aged nineteen to fifty need 1,000 milligrams of calcium every day, adults over fifty need 1,200 milligrams a day, and 1,200 to 1,500 milligrams for post-menopausal women. Calcium can be found in many […]

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Sands – The Lakeview Parent Teacher Partnership will sponsor a Lakeview Golf Outing Saturday, June 25 at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course. Cost of $300 per four-person team includes entry in all events, 18 holes of golf, riding cart, dinner and a chance to win various prizes. Registration deadline is June 4; visit www.negaunee.k12-mi.us or call [...]

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Marquette – Redeemer Lutheran Church will host a rummage sale fundraiser on Saturday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1700 West Fair Avenue, Marquette. Items offered for sale will include household items, collectibles, furniture, tools, baked goods and more. Redeemer is sending a team to Nicaragua on a water outreach mission in [...]

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Marquette – An introductory workshop on the practice of Tai Chi Chuan will be held on Saturday, June 4 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Grace United Methodist Church, 927 W. Fair Avenue, Marquette. No prior experience is necessary. Special attention will be on the dynamics of balance and flexibility. A short Yang 10 form [...]

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