Care package event

More than 100 volunteers participated in the LCpl. Eric A. Palmisano Care Package Project’s annual Christmas packing event Nov. 11 at First Presbyterian Church in Kingsford. The group assembled 187 care packages for delivery to the Florence Post Office for troops serving overseas. For information on the project and how to help, go to or contact Bobbie Samme at 906-396-4900. At right, from left, are Gail Donaldson, Bobbie Samme and Jennifer Loomis at the Florence Post Office in Florence, Wis.