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Hints from Heloise: What are you doing this weekend?

Dear Readers: How’s your weekend game? Do you get a lot done, or do you feel that you’re entitled to relax? Everyone needs some downtime, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

From our Files, Aug. 31

BY BRENDA EDWARDS 100 YEARS AGO – 1921 • Representatives of Boyle Post 46, American Legion, expected to have a large delegation for a two-day ... Read more

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Dave Says: Teaching the value of work

Dear Dave, What are your views on teaching children good work habits? Many of our friends don’t require their kids to help out or work ... Read more

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Would you be a “good” citizen or a “bad” citizen?

BY AL EARLEY Religion columnist On a trip to China, I was deeply moved by the courageous faith of so many Chinese. In our country, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Dear Abby: Visit from boyfriend’s mom comes with uncertainty

DEAR ABBY: My wonderful boyfriend and I have been together for nearly a year and a half. We have lived together almost since Day One. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Pets of the week: Macy and Daisy

BY KARI KUH DBCHS Our dog of the week is Macy, a beautiful mixed breed gal about two and half years old. Her dark eyes ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Dear Abby: Friend forced to play role in couple’s melodrama

DEAR ABBY: I have two good friends who dated all through college until “Isaac” broke up with “Jen” in a very stressful and dramatic way. ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Hints from Heloise: Starting school

Today’s Sound On is about starting school. Dear Heloise: I’ve taught elementary school for many years and seen so many young children experience their first ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

To Your Good Health: What’s the difference between probiotics and prebiotics?

DEAR DR. ROACH: Please explain the difference between probiotics and prebiotics? I know they are both helpful for the digestive system, but I’m not sure ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Dave Says: Work first, play later

Dear Dave, I brought about $15,000 in student loan debt into our marriage. I’m 26, my wife is 27, and we’ve been married a little ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Advocate-Messenger.

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