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Thompson, Luna

Aly Thompson and J.J. Luna, both of Wenatchee, have announced their engagement.

Taize service planned to celebrate Pentecost

Wenatchee — St. Luke’s Episcopal Church and the United Brethren Baptist Church will hold a Pentecost Taize service beginning at 5 p.m. Sunday at St. Luke’s, 428 King St.

Weekly course examines the Sermon on the Mount

East Wenatchee — The Shalom Church of Wenatchee will begin a weekly Bible study course titled “Wisdom for Daily Living” at 7 p.m. May 19 at the church, 1052 Valley Mall Parkway.

Seminars focus on end-of-life planning

NCW — The Central Washington Catholic Foundation will sponsor a series of Catholic end-of-life planning seminars including two in North Central Washington.

Dear Abby | Avoiding stairs gets out of hand

Dear Abby: I am the building manager of a high-rise office building. Every year we perform a fire alarm test to determine that all our fire alarm systems work properly. Employees in the building must evacuate in a timely manner.
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Garden series is back

Calling all gardeners! It’s time again for Master Gardener’s Third Saturday in the Garden series of two-hour educational sessions at the Community Education Garden. The garden is at the northwest corner of Western and Springwater avenues in Wenatchee.
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Keep it, scrap it or cook it: What to do with old food

As a lifelong clutter-phobe, I relish a good spring cleaning, but facing my overflowing freezer and the multitude of jars, boxes and cans that have accumulated in my kitchen is downright daunting. How do you know whether a food is salvageable or spoiled, whether to keep it or toss it? Here’s a primer, along with some simple ways to keep food waste to a minimum.
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Vegan mac ‘n’ cheese draws a crowd

When the organizers of a vegan macaroni-and-cheese contest in Baltimore in February sent instructions to contestants, they suggested bringing enough samples to feed a crowd of 500 people. Instead, “we stopped counting at 1,000,” said Rissa Miller, who helps organize social events for a group called Baltimore Vegan Drinks. “Nobody expected that many people to show up.”

Dear Abby | Readers give breast implants reviews both pro and con

Dear Abby: “Doesn’t Want to Lose Him” (Dec. 16) wants breast implants, but her boyfriend is against it. I had breast augmentation at age 27 for the same reasons she wants them. I was flat-chested, and clothing, especially summer clothing, never fit or looked right.

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