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People came together to enjoy the Festival of the Flutes. About 25 restaurants participated in the event and offered samples of food and wine. There was also live entertainment and a silent auction. The event raised money for the Stockdale Foundation and the Harvest Drive.
By David Volz
People who want to receive free health checks will want to attend the Health and Financial Wellness Fair that will take place on Wednesday, July 30 and Thursday, July 31 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Emma Lou Olson Civic Center located at 1801 Northeast 6th Street.
Local hospitals and health providers will offer free blood pressure checks, cholesterol and diabetes tests, on-site HIV testing, glaucoma and vision screenings and more.
More than 60 businesses, organizations and non-profit organizations will participate in the Health Fair and provide valuable information about the various services they provide. They will offer advice on how to prevent health problems and encourage early detection of disease.