Eagle Scout project benefits Rabbit Run Theater in Madison

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MADISON - Since Arthur Eldred became the first Eagle Scout in 1912, the rank has represented a milestone of accomplishment that is recognized worldwide, and it is a goal for which every scout strives. As the Boy Scouts of America website says, “Eagle Scout is not just an award; it is a state of being.”

Madison Garden Club welcomes new members

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MADISON - On a most welcome winter's thaw Jan. 8, the Madison Garden Club held its 2018 installation dinner. More than 30 members enjoyed the flavorful dinners provided by Sammy K's Restaurant in Perry Township.

Lakeland Civic Chorus calling for tenors/basses

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KIRTLAND - The 50-member Lakeland Community College Civic Chorus will usher in the uplifting promise of the spring season with “You Reap what You Sow,” an eclectic concert of sacred favorites that reflect the challenge, redemption, and renewal of the spring season, as interpreted by such composers as 19th Century French master, Camille Saint Saëns, and the popular contemporary British choral composer, John Rutter.

AWT hosts annual meeting, discusses Makerspace

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KIRTLAND - The Alliance for Working Together Foundation Annual Meeting will be Feb. 23 at 11:30 a.m. at the Holden University Center at Lakeland Community College. As in past years, the meeting will begin with an update about AWT and then move to a timely topic. This year's topic is Makerspaces and Manufacturing.

School choice being celebrated next week

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – Not all schools provide equal education and not all children flourish in the same type of learning environment. For those reasons and others, many parents support school choice which allows them to send their children to the schools they believe will be best for their children.

Fate of School Financing District discussed

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – Concord Township resident Brian Massie asked the Board of Commissioners about the future of the Lake County School Financing District at its Jan. 8 meeting.