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Betty enrolled in Hospice with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease when she was eighty-two. Betty was born and raised in Morgan County, Kent…

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European cuckoo birds inspired the creation of cuckoo clocks. These wooden wonders appealed to me in shops in Austria and Switzerland in my yo…

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The first time I met Dr. Darrell was in December of 2013; after my heart attack, and before my open-heart surgery. He walked into my room in t…

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Life is changing all around us. With technology providing an opportunity for every person on the planet to speak and listen, we are surrounded…

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Mature but gentle mining bees emerge in springtime. They are an abundant and common workforce with a job to do. Often, when it comes to area b…

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“Cast your bread upon the waters, for you will find it after many days…He who observes the wind will not sow, and he who regards the clouds wi…

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Nowadays we take telephone service for granted, but not so in July 1954. This is a letter at the time that the new WPKO station was having.

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We are at the end of another year and it always brings thoughts of starting fresh and having hope for the future. Most of us have watched the …

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Betty was in her early sixties when she enrolled in our outpatient hospice service with terminal breast cancer. It’s been several years since …

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I’ve read articles over the years about how Christmas is a combination of Christian and pagan symbolism along with some folklore traditions an…

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This is part two of a two-part series about Jun and his wife, Pat. Allow me to recapitulate for those who missed part one, “Where are the Hero…

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Most people have read or at least heard of a man named Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882). He was a literary giant in his lifetime and is …

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In 2020, the year of the COVID pandemic, the Ohio Statewide Bee Survey began. Never had a statewide effort to discover what bees live in our s…

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