• Live as if there were no tomorrow

    Live as if there were no tomorrow By Kimberley Casteneda By Kimberly Kaye Castaneda, ND Life is uncertain, yet we must make it what we can while we are here to do so. I’ve always said I...

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  • Crusader Clinic holds raffle

    Crusader Clinic holds raffle By Riverside Community Bank through its community partnership with Crusader Clinic is the sponsor of the Grand Prize for the Crusader Clinic 29th Anniversary Raffle. The Grand Prize is a trip to Italy...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters opens office in Boone County

    Big Brothers/Big Sisters opens office in Boone County By Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the YMCA is reaching out to better serve the needs of Boone County by opening up an office at the Belvidere Family YMCA, located...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • American Cancer Society offers hope for holidays

    American Cancer Society offers hope for holidays By CHICAGO—Some holiday greetings this year will not only send good will for the season, they’ll also send hope. The American Cancer Society (ACS), Illinois Division, is offering holiday cards...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Rockford Health System emergency helicopter earns re-accreditation

    Rockford Health System emergency helicopter earns re-accreditation By Rockford Health System’s REACT emergency helicopter and critical care ground transport program has earned re-accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS). REACT, the Regional Emergency...

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  • October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month By Are your breasts healthy? Do you know the American Cancer Society’s guidelines for the early detection of breast cancer? October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This year, breast...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Free prescription drugs available

    Free prescription drugs available By Is your medication too expensive for your budget? If so, information in a new booklet might help. The Cost Containment Research Institute in Washington, D.C. has just published a 32-page booklet, “Free...

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  • Flu and pneumonia clinics scheduled

    Flu and pneumonia clinics scheduled By Due to a potential nationwide delay in flu vaccine, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released new guidelines in order to ensure vaccine availability to “high risk” individuals....

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  • Bullyproofing our schools

    Bullyproofing our schools By Bob Chase By Bob Chase To eliminate bullying, first we must agree not to tolerate it. As another school year begins, some parents will be thinking not of standardized test scores and quality...

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  • Northern Ill. Blood Bank earns acccreditation

    Northern Ill. Blood Bank earns acccreditation By Northern Illinois Blood Bank (NIBB) has been granted accreditation by the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB), according to Dr. Roger Hilbert, medical director. Accreditation follows an intensive on-site assessment...

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