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Entries from October 30th, 2008

On Halloween, give them something ‘good’ to eat

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Health

According to a San Francisco Chronicle article entitled “Halloween Adds Up to $5 Billion,” Americans spent about $1.4 billion dollars in Halloween candy just last year alone, leaving trick-or-treaters with plenty of sweets to eat. In fact, children are not just getting one small bag of candy nowadays; they’re receiving pillowcases worth of sweets laden […]

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Joseph Pelzman named Elk of the Month

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Community

Joseph E. Pelzman, Sr. was born on November 26, 1933, in Detroit, Michigan, at home. He went to Wilson High School in Detroit and later attended an electrical trade school for four years. He received his Journeyman Electrician Card then furthered his education by going to school to become a master electrician and to learning […]

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Climbing Your Family Tree

October 30th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Education, Entertainment

By Connie Moretti While we were in school, the vice principal’s office was certainly a place to be avoided, but for our genealogy research, the two parts of the Vice Principle are important in our research. Once you have rounded up the information you have at home, you are ready to start collecting other documents […]

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Two spca events to focus on shelter dogs, vaccinations

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Pets

spcaLA has two upcoming events scheduled to help pet owners care for their animals: a Canine Welfare and Rehabilitation course, and a Low-cost Vaccination and Microchip Clinic. The Canine Welfare and Rehabilitation course, billed as “a must course for anyone working with shelter and rescue dogs,” has been run as an in-house teaching course by […]

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Flu symptoms may be result of toxic chemicals in home

October 30th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Health

With cold and flu season just around the corner, many invest significant time and dollars into taking measures to boost their immune systems and protect their health through the winter. Ironically, despite all these precautions, it’s not uncommon for them to get sick anyway. However, Debra Lynn Dadd, one of the world’s leading experts on […]

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