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When the pandemic started last year, churches were forced to close and pastors had to get creative in spreading the word of God. A year later, congregations are welcoming each other, face-to-face, with open arms. ...

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The decisions about where to spend our golden years is never easy, but it pays to be prepared. Explore some of our area's top options and the amenities each has to offer. ...