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Quilt presentation set for Monday

NORWAY — Jeanette Zychowski will give a PowerPoint presentation on her quilting research at 2 and 6 p.m. Monday at the Jake Menghini Museum of Norway. Zychowski, a quilter for more than 20 years, became curious about how and when quilting began. Zychowski did more than four years of ...

Dear Annie: A lack of intimacy

Dear Annie: My boyfriend and I have been together for just over a year and a half. While we were first getting to know each other, he made me aware of his depression, which he is currently on medication for (and has been for about a year now). He also goes to therapy. One major side effect ...

Aspiring Women girls’ night out planned

Iron River — Aspirus Iron River Hospital invites all women to “Listen to Your Heart,” a free Aspiring Women girls’ night out event from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, at Young’s in Iron River. Heart failure affects nearly 6 million Americans and is the leading cause of ...

Parkinson group meets

KINGSFORD — The Dickinson Area Parkinson support group will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church fellowship hall in Kingsford. Bring Parkinson’s questions, suggestions and tips to share at this meeting. Refreshments will not be served. For questions, call 906-774-0332.

D & Chi to perform

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Bay College Campus Activities Board brings back acoustic duo D & Chi to perform at both Bay College campuses. The duo will appear at 7 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday, Feb. 19, in the Besse Theater on the Escanaba campus, then at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, in Fornetti ...

Dear Annie: Not-so-fresh dugout partner

Dear Annie: I play in a ladies senior softball league. One of the women who plays in the league has really awful underarm odor. It is difficult to stand anywhere near her without gagging from the smell. She is a lovely person and a good ball player, but standing inside the dugout with her ...

Louys set to speak at Women’s Club meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — The monthly general meeting of the Iron Mountain-Kingsford Women’s Club will be at noon Friday at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. The guest speaker will be Teresa Louys of Northwoods AirLifeline. This service provides free transportation for patients who require ...

Daughters Circle 367 meets

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Daughters of Isabella Congress Circle 367 will have its monthly meeting at 1 p.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Faith Formation Center in Iron Mountain. Hostess will be Barbara Bedard.

Post 340 lists meeting date

HERMANSVILLE — The Floriano-Stecker-Kelly American Legion Post 340 of Hermansville will have its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at the club rooms.

Post 145 breakfast on Sunday

NORWAY — The American Legion Post 145 of Norway will serve an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the hall, 621 Main St. in Norway. The menu will include scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, hash browns, toast, juice and coffee. Cost is $7 per person, with children ...

Post 50 hosts breakfast Sunday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 will host a breakfast from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the hall, 916 River Ave. in Iron Mountain. The post will serve an all-you-can-eat breakfast of scrambled eggs, pancakes, French toast, ham, bacon, sausage, potatoes, ...

Wedding — Ventimiglia, Bray

DE PERE, Wis. — Savanna Ventimiglia and Isaac Bray were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony on July 20, 2019, at the Devotions Wedding Chapel in Greenleaf, Wis. The bride is the daughter of Chris and Joanne Ventimiglia of Oconto, Wis., granddaughter to Thomas Ventimiglia (Judith ...

Dear Annie: Don’t forget to call!

Dear Annie: Every Sunday, my family and I go over to my mother’s house for dinner. My father passed away a few years ago, and the dinners are a way to help her not feel so lonely. We usually have a lovely time during dinner, and she adores spending time with her grandchildren. The problem ...

Genealogical society to gather in Iron River

IRON RIVER — The Iron County Genealogical Society will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday in the J. Patrick White conference room at the West Iron District Library in Iron River. The group will view the lecture “Your Ancestors in State Records” from the DVD, “Discovering Your Roots: An ...

Goodman Fire Department plans chicken and spaghetti dinner

GOODMAN, Wis. — The Goodman Fire Department will host its annual chicken and spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Armstrong Creek Community Center. Menu includes a quarter chicken, all-you-can-eat spaghetti, vegetable, garlic bread, dessert and ...

Breakfast Sunday in Niagara

NIAGARA, Wis. — St. Anthony Catholic Church in Niagara will host an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday in the parish hall. Breakfast will include pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, orange juice and coffee. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children 6 to 14; younger ...

Northwoods Beekeepers meet tonight at Bay West

IRON MOUNTAIN — Northwoods Beekeepers will meet at 6:30 p.m. today in Room 231A at Bay College West in Iron Mountain. The meeting will focus on new and second-year beekeepers. This is an informal group. Anyone interested in beekeeping is invited to attend. For more information, ...

Pulmonary meeting set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The next meeting of the Pulmonary Support Group will be 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, in the Pulmonary Rehab Department within the rehab services gym on the main level of Dickinson County Memorial Hospital. Meetings last about an hour. The group was established for anyone with a ...

Second Sunday Folk Dance planned

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Second Sunday Folk Dance will present special guests Norah Rendell and Brian Miller for a concert of Irish music Sunday at the Fortune Lake Camp in Crystal Falls. Music starts at 4 p.m., with an opening set by White Water and an hour concert by Rendell and Miller. The ...