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BELOIT—VetsRoll, which annually takes war veteran on a motor coach trip to Washington, D.C. to view the war memorials, is the latest casualty of the coronavirus.

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Wild onions were among the first foods that mankind gathered and ate, and are one of the first signs of spring. Onions are in the allium family, along with garlic and shallots. There's nothing like the intense flavor (or the smell) of an onion! Spring onions are my favorites, both as an ingr…

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Adults who are grieving can find hope and healing by joining grief specialists from Agrace HospiceCare for Bridges Grief Support Group. Anyone in the community may join, even if the person who died did not have hospice care.

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The Janesville Noon Rotary club selected Milton High School students Claire Lebakken and Emily Lebakken as March’s Students of the Month.

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If you’re planning to celebrate the St. Patrick’s Day holiday at home, you are part of growing number of Americans who like to commemorate the day with a family dinner. A national St. Patrick’s Day survey found that regardless of family roots or Irish heritage, the holiday is more about food…

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KANDU’s Fish Fry & More! will be held Friday, March 6, and Friday, March 20, from 5-7:30 pm at The Armory (10 S High Street, Janesville). No reservations required. Adult tickets for those 12 and older are $13.95, children 4-11 are $8.50, and kids 3 and under are free.

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UW-Whitewater Department of Theatre/Dance presents the perennial favorite, DanceScapes’ 20! Don’t miss out on this event full of eclectic contemporary dance. Performances take place March 14 and 15 at 2:00 p.m. and March 16 and 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Barnette Theater at the Greenhill Center …

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When it comes to making healthy eating choices, there is a constant barrage of information. Fueled by a multi-billion-dollar industry, marketers try to convince us that their products are just what we need to feel good and be healthy. When it comes to probiotics, for example, what do consume…

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The names of Michael Axe, 8th grade, and Ava Magee, 7th grade, were inadvertently missing from the high honor roll listings for the second quarter at Milton Middle School. The middle school honor roll appeared in the Feb. 20, 2020, print edition of the Milton Courier.

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Janesville Choral Union will begin rehearsals for a spring concert, An American Portrait. The concert traces the history of our country in music, from the Revolutionary War through the 20th Century, in a number of short pieces from various periods.

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The Janesville Noon Rotary club selected Milton High School students Caroline Burki and Samuel Keyser as February’s Students of the Month.

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Some people think a high blood pressure diagnosis means they’ll simply get a prescription from the doctor. However, there are many ways to improve or maintain blood pressure that have nothing to do with medications.

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The Milton Fund, a component of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin, is accepting grant applications from nonprofit 501©(3) organizations that provide direct service to the Milton community, from schools in the Milton School District to support classroom programs or projects, and …

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February is a celebration of matters of the heart. Love is in the air this month, so remember to love yourself and take good care of your health. Avoid overeating or going hungry between meals by eating nutritious meals and snacks.

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Tech Savvy 2020 will be held on Sat., March 14, 8 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. on the UW-Whitewater campus. Girls in grades 6-9 will experience the excitement of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) careers through hands-on workshops led by professional women in STEM fields. Tech Savvy i…

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The Janesville Performing Arts Center (JPAC) announces the Summer Camp Musical for 2020 will be “Shrek the Musical, Jr.” This hilarious musical is based on the Oscar-winning smash hit film and hit Broadway musical. Performances will be held on the JPAC stage Aug. 6-9.

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February is National Heart Month, so it's a great time to make a change for better heart health. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, with stroke coming in fifth, according to the American Heart Association. Both of these conditions result when blood flow is redu…

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Milton Knights of Columbus Council 6547 at St. Mary Church, 837 Parkview Drive, will host its annual fish fry on Friday, Feb. 21. Serving time is 5-7:30 p.m. On the menu is all-you-care-to-eat deep fried and baked cod, french fries or baked potato, coleslaw, coffee and milk, and cookies and …

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“The Red Velvet Cake War” by Jones, Hope and Wooten is the spring play to be performed by Milton High School students April 24-26 at Milton High School.

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UW-Whitewater’s Theatre/Dance Department will present “The Addams Family Musical” 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25-28 and 2 p.m. Feb. 29. The cast includes Milton High School alumni: Molly Wanless as Wednesday Addams, Kory Friend as Pugsley Addams and Cade Stowe as Lucas Beineke.

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I love preparing a romantic dinner for Valentine’s Day. Cooking is one of the ways I show my love for my sweet husband, Michael. We’ve been married for 45 years, so I’ve had plenty of opportunities to create romantic meals, from breakfast in bed to late-night fireside suppers.

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Gabrielle Redenius of Milton graduated from the Madison College-East Region Associate Degree Nursing program. A ceremony was held Dec. 20, 2019, at Watertown High School.

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UW-Whitewater Continuing Education announces the theme for the spring Fairhaven Lecture Series. The 11 lectures in the “Is Hindsight 20/20? Looking Back at the First Two Decades of the 21st Century” series will feature presentations by faculty from UW-Whitewater's Whitewater and Rock County …

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Editor’s note: Through the years is a look at headlines in past issues of the Milton Courier.Jan, 28, 2010

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For the past few years, we've gone to our friends' home to watch the Super Bowl. Since they live an hour away, I like to take along snacks that are simple to make, travel well, and best of all, are easy for guests to serve themselves.

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Maybe you’re one of those people who can’t stomach the thought of a meal the first thing in the morning, or maybe you’ve become accustomed to running on vats of coffee instead of a healthy breakfast. Sometimes traditional breakfast foods sound kind of blah. Who made the rules on breakfast fo…