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Out and About – Week of March 4th

Last week I shared suggestions concerning what not to store in your basement. I’d like to now suggest how to store certain things in that area below ground-level. So please read on and share these suggestions: If your basement gets damp, it would be smart to invest in a few mold-proof containers to store anything that might attract moisture. These …

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Hi, I’m Sherman, a male beagle, about 1 year old. I am very cute and friendly and my ears feel like velvet. I am very sweet and even housebroken. Please come and look at me and take me home to love you. My docket number is BIS18-000221, at the St. Joseph County Animal Control Shelter located at 652 E. St., …

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Out and About – Week of February 25th

Like a good neighbor, my insurance company has given me a few suggestions about what not to store in my basement. I don’t have a basement, but for those who do, I’m passing these ideas on to you, and I don’t even sell insurance. Jot these down, then pass them on to your neighbors: If your basement is unfinished and …

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Shelby

I am a happy dog.  I get very excited because I have so much freedom here.  I can jump straight up at least three feet, I have springs on my feet.  The ladies here call me “Shelby”.  They say I am a beautiful, black, one year old lab.  I am a female, partially housebroke.   I have been crated and want …

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Out and About – Week of February 18th

When I returned from Vietnam in 1966, I weighed 130 pounds. Since that time, I’ve put on a few pounds. About ten years ago, a doctor at the University of Michigan Medical Center told me that I was obese. At that time I weighed about 247 pounds. Being diabetic, this is not good. The last several years I’ve tried my …

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Harley

They picked me to be Pet Of The Week.  I  am a playful, friendly, quiet, female, five months old.  I was born August 1, 2018.  One lady that looked at me thinks I have a beautiful head.  She says that I am gentle taking treats softly from her fingers.  I sit when asked, just not on the first request.  My …

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Out and About – Week of February 11th

This is the time of the year where it’s imperative that our utilities are in working order. There are too many out there who have furnaces in working order, but aren’t working because their utilities have been shut off for one reason or another. To assist these individuals, there will be a Walk for Warmth on Saturday, February 23, beginning …

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Midge

They call me “Midge”.  I am a sweetheart if I say so myself.  I love to love  on  someone  The lady here thinks I may be about 10 months old, but I am a munchkin and may remain small.  I am a beautiful grey tabby.  There is a spay surgery needed in my future.   I am waiting to meet you …

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Out and About – Week of February 4th

To all my Chinese friends, I wish you a very Happy New Year. To everyone else, I wish you a day filled with much happiness and the best of luck. If you enjoy being outside enjoying whatever winter has to offer, you’ll want to Discover Winter Nights at Dr. T.K. Lawless Park, near Vandalia this Saturday evening, February 9, from …

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Out and About – Week of January 28th

The last I checked, we were fighting a war on drugs. This is a great idea, but I’m afraid we’re losing. Perhaps the penalties for drug possession aren’t strong enough. Who knows? I did some research recently by watching television in the evening. I don’t care what network or channel you might enjoy watching, but just about all of them …

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