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Racing safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies at 79

December 17, 2019 Faith Toole

Racing safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies at 79 Photo courtesy Indianapolis Motor Speedway Bill Simpson, an innovator in the world of motorsports safety equipment, died on Monday, Dec. 16 in Indianapolis after complications from recent […]

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Thank you, Sharon Howell

December 16, 2019 Faith Toole

Thank you, Sharon Howell Since 1997 Avon has been lucky enough to have Sharon Howell as its clerk-treasurer. Few public officials are better at their jobs. Town manager Tom Klein said Howell was a great […]

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The Gift of Giving – April Lam

December 16, 2019 Faith Toole

April Lam leads the Angel Tree program at St. Malachy By Stephanie Dolan At Christmastime, it’s easy to forget that it’s not all about us. We look forward to the gifts beneath the tree, but […]

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Memorial for Beasley’s Orchard owner

December 15, 2019 Faith Toole

Memorial for Beasley’s Orchard owner  Family and friends are mourning the sudden loss of Debra “Debbie” Beasley, 66, who died while on vacation in Aspen, Colo. More than 400 messages of prayer and condolences poured […]

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Pauly Shore is coming to Plainfield

December 11, 2019 Faith Toole

Pauly Shore is coming to Plainfield Pauly Shore is doing two stand-up comedy shows at the Plainfield Eagles Lodge on Dec. 28.  Photo credit Mad Hatter Shows Shore is best known for his success in […]