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Some of the best parts of Thanksgiving come the day after

ESCANABA — The refrigerator is stuffed. Half-eaten pies line the pantry shelf. The house is a little disarray from yesterday’s big feast. Thanksgiving is over. Everybody heads off down a different trail. After the feast and the family festivities, it’s time for some folks to go back ...

A festive snack to tide you over before your next holiday meal

(Family Features) — When guests arrive for the holidays, handshakes and hugs are often the first order of business. However, a satisfying snack to tide hunger before the big meal is likely the next thought on everyone’s mind. Keeping your loved ones full and content can be done with ...

Tips for moving to a new city and new job

Dear Heloise: I'm moving to a new city, a new job and a new apartment. Have you got any hints for me? — Annette R., Forest Grove, Oregon Annette, yes, I have a few hints that might be helpful to you: — Never book with a moving company over the internet. You need someone who'll come out, ...

Brother stole from mother and passed on the burden

Dear Annie: Our family is like most families — dysfunctional. Our father worked two jobs most of his life to better himself for the good of his family. My mother was a spender, but my father controlled the money. When my father passed, my mother was finally free to live as she wanted. Yet ...

Briefs

Music at Escanaba Amvets tonight ESCANABA — Amvets Post 123 of Escanaba is hosting the country band "Old Friends" tonight at 7 p.m. Wells Lions Club raffle winners named ESCANABA — The winner of the Wells Lions Club 52 week raffle for the week of Nov. 22 is Pat Gartland of Escanaba, ...

AAUW Homes for the Holidays: The O’Donnell home

By Ellie O’Donnell The O’Donnell home 601 Ogden Avenue, Escanaba Welcome to 601 Ogden Avenue. The front section of this Italianate-style home was built in 1875, with the back section of the home added in 1890. Built by Fred Harris, a local carpenter, the exterior features front ...