Recently, the Irving Genealogical Society donated approximately $800 in such research materials to the Genealogy and Local History section of the Irving Public Library. With temperatures in the triple digits, it’s a great time to start an ‘indoor’ hobby like tracing your family history. Visit the Irving Public Library to find out if your ancestors were sailors, farmers, cattle rustlers, or gold miners.

Several miles east of Phoenix, Arizona, there is a place called Apache Junction where over two hundred thousand RVers (snowbirds) arrive and stay every winter. These RVers literally quadruple the population of this Phoenix suburb in a matter of weeks. Having been to Apache Junction a few times, I once asked a snowbird from Fargo, ND, why he and his wife chose to live there every winter.

Highlights of your current and past civic involvement: In cooperation with my colleagues, I initiated National Adoption Day in Tarrant County. This critically important initiative highlights the need for loving adoptive and foster families to intervene in the lives of innocent children who have been abused or neglected. I extended this project beyond an annual event by conducting Adoptions Days on a monthly basis.

They were helped at the scene by the Bristol Rescue Squad and Bristol Fire Department.In other recent activity VSP troopers:On April 28 received a report from a Bridport woman who had been contacted by Visa advising that they had noted suspicious activity on her account. The investigation is ongoing at this time but suggests that the credit card was compromised and used for online purchases by someone other than the credit card owner. Were dispatched to a report of a motorcycle accident off of Route 116 in Starksboro.

This September, Cohen’s Fashion Optical is offering free eye exams to kids ages 5 to 16 at participating locations. The program, aptly named Cohen’s Cares for Kids, runs Monday through Friday during the month of September. To get a better idea of what an eye exam entails and why it’s so important, we spoke with Dr.

The key to a successful transition can be creating a sense of continuity, despite a change in identity. C. Richard Reese, executive chairman of Iron Mountain, says it was a “vital records storage company” when he took the helm in 1981. Federated Co operatives Limited (FCL) has purchased the Leduc Sobeys, as part of the national corporation purchase of 14 grocery stores across Western Canada.The deal stems from an agreement Sobeys made with the Competition Bureau last year when they purchased all 213 Canada Safeway stores. Sobeys was required to sell 23 stores in Western Canada to get approval to buy out its competitor.transaction is indeed a historical agreement for our federation. It is an excellent strategic fit that will strengthen Co ops across Western Canada, said FCL CEO Scott Banda in a press release on Friday, Feb.