To commemorate the organization’s 20th anniversary, a group of donors has pledged to match up to $400,000 of donations given to the organization by Aug. 31. The funds from this “$400K Challenge” will be used to meet the needs of impoverished children in Africa and the Caribbean by providing food, education, medical care and more.
News of the death of Sampson, Dahlquist’s Fine Jewelry owner Rich Koven’s dog, generated about 100 comments on social media by the next day.
I would like to thank everyone in our great community for the outpouring of love I have seen on the passing of our dog Sampson.
It’s true: Adults can be seen reading all over the county this summer. It may have something to do with the hot weather and a desire to engage minds while relaxing in cool places. It may also have to do with the fact that the library’s Summer Learning Program has expanded beyond engaging children and teens in the act of reading to include adults 18 and older.
Fred Mackie said he started to look at God’s earthly creation differently when he was faced with the possibility of not seeing it again.