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On the Calendar:  Monday, 11/10/2014 8:00 AM
VETERANS: BOOKS & BREAKFAST: We will draw names each hour of patrons who are veterans on November 10 and will give away 10 "Unbroken" books with breakfast bread to honor our local veterans! Calendar

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Support builds for referendum to allow most non-violent felons to regain voting rights.


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