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Kids and pets parade open to children of all ages

PESHASTIN — The Community of Peshastin will hold its annual kids and pets parade beginning at 10 a.m. June 4. The parade route will run from Memorial Hall, 10121 Main St., to Peshastin School, 10001 School St.

Fundraiser to benefit Lighthouse Ministries

WENATCHEE — Eastmont Public School Employees will hold a “Stuff the Bus” fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday for Lighthouse Christian Ministries.

Wenatchee Mom Blog | Tips for flying with kids

My husband, daughters and I are soon flying to North Carolina for one glorious, unplugged week at the beach. We’re renting a house on the water with my husband’s family. I close my eyes and am already there — Coppertone on my babies’ skin. Drinking wine and talking with my mother-in-law at the kitchen table for hours after the kids fall asleep. But standing between me and that kitchen table is a cross-country flight with two young children. I’m not going to lie… I’m freaked out.

Schooling in biology

CRESCENT BAR — The new school was cold, but not cold enough. It was far, but not far enough. It had no walls, no roof and the floor under it was a mixture of wet sand and rocks.

Dear Abby | Wife dances the night away

Dear Abby: My wife of 15 years has recently begun spending a lot of time with a group of women who socialize away from their husbands. They like to meet without their husbands and party at pick-up nightclubs and swingers’ bars. When I asked her about it, her response was, “It’s just us girls dancing with each other and having a good time. We dance with each other at the table we’re at. We never dance with any of the men who ask us.” When I asked why they go ...

For inmates, dog-training program has mutual benefits

MERCER, Pa. — Joe has trained 21 dogs during his stay at the State Correctional Institution at Mercer. This week, he is saying goodbye to the latest one, Tonka, a wiggly white Lab-terrier mix with a pink nose.

How to save a recipe when all else fails

The recipe starts out raw — a mere idea — but aims for well done. The interval between hunch and lunch may be spent titrating salt and pepper or tossing out plate after disappointing plate. It’s not pretty.

From garden to table

Vegetables get top billing this Saturday 10 a.m. to noon at the WSU Chelan/Douglas Master Gardener Community Education Garden on the northwest corner of Western and Springwater avenues.

Dear Abby | Calling all sweet tooths, pleasure can be yours!

Dear Abby: I’ve heard that your dessert recipes are unmatchable and I’d like to have them. Some time ago, I saw a column that mentioned cookbooklets you have available for purchase. I hope that this is still correct, because I’m interested in ordering them.

Reader Scrapbook

The Wenatchee High School FFA Forestry team took second place during the state FFA Forestry Competition April 29 at the Tacoma School District Lincoln Tree Farm property. Individually Synjon Dudgeon placed sixth, Braidin Dillard placed seventh and Wil Jorgensen placed eighth. Pictured left to right are state FFA officers Dallas Tyus and Daniel Lyng, Wenatchee team members Brad Shipley, Eythen Wood, Braihdin Dillard, Wil Jorgensen, Synjon Dudgeon and Mya Chornyak, and state officer Mitch Jamison. (Photo provided)

Pet of the Week: Meet Roxie

Roxie is a happy girl with a fun personality, say officials at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society.