Book launch sure to be enjoyable

After much hard work involving several details, the launch of La Vallee’s history book is set to go this Saturday (Feb. 28) at 7 p.m. during a wine-and-cheese party at the Devlin Hall.
The event is being held in conjunction with LaVallee’s centennial.
For those who have pre-ordered books, please remember to bring along your receipt. Meanwhile, the first copy off the press will be auctioned off at this event.
Everyone is welcome to attend. Please RSVP Joyce at 486-1153 or
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A reminder that building permits are required for construction and/or demolition of any building within the Township of La Vallee.
Contact the township office (486-3452) or stop by to set up an appointment with Frank Berg, the chief building inspector.
In regards to the above, there will be a public meeting March 10 at 7 p.m. in council chambers to discuss a fee for the permit. Everyone is welcome to attend.
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“Scrap A Bit” is holding a weekend “Survivor” crop based on the hit reality TV show. Come and see who can “outlast, outwit, and outplay” their fellow croppers.
This fun-filled weekend starts Friday at 10 a.m. and ends Saturday at midnight. To reserve a bed, or for more info, call 482-3244.
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I’d like to express sympathy to LeeAnn Arden and her family who had a sad week due to the passing of George Arden.
I and my children have spent a lot of time with LeeAnn and her family and through that time, it’s easy to see what a dedicated husband and father George was.
Your friends and family across the district all send you our caring thoughts and concern during this difficult time.
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A reminder to readers to keep me notified about any news items you would like published.
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Robin’s 2¢:
I don’t know about the rest of you parents reading this, but I can certainly relate to this!
Before you were born, your parents weren’t as boring as they are now. They got that way from paying your bills, cleaning your clothes, and listening to you talk about how cool you thought you were.
So before you save the rain forest from the parasites of your parents’ generation, try delousing the closet in your own room.