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Gift outside the box: gift ideas for grandparenting long distance

October 31, 2017 0

Today’s technology certainly makes it easier to keep in touch with your grandkids from a distance. With Facebook, Nani and Pawpaw can enjoy daily videos and photos of the next branch on the family tree. FaceTime and Skype provide real-time, face-to-face opportunities for Abuela and Papi to see and talk [ . . . ]

Church ladies do more than make casseroles

October 31, 2017 0

A few years back I saw the musical comedy “Church Basement Ladies.” Staged in the ’50s, the musical was inspired by the book “Growing Up Lutheran,” which was about the ladies who work in the church basement cooking meals for its functions. As someone who grew up Lutheran, I found [ . . . ]

Photographers put their passion on display

October 31, 2017 0

Farnsworth Scenics gallery is a welcome addition to the Montrose art scene. Inside the small gallery, visitors find stretches of pristine alpine scenery, stunning nightscapes and unique photos that are both edifying and beautiful. Vince and Maggie Farnsworth own the gallery, and have been involved in art for many years. [ . . . ]

Veterans’ resources

October 31, 2017 0

Veterans organizations Local groups dedicated to supporting our active and retired military members. Veterans Day events Honor our veterans at these 2017 events!

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