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Reinventing Yourself To Get The Most Out Of Retirement

Are you newly or long-time retired? Do you find yourself missing parts of your old job, and/or parts of yourself, now that you’re retired? The Greater Niles Village is starting a weekly peer group for people like you (and me). … Continue reading

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Maintaining Our Facilities

As we get ready to renew our pledges for the coming year, the Ministry of Property (MOP) and the Finance Committee (FC) thought you might be interested in how much it takes just to maintain our properties. Here are some … Continue reading

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Jeff’s Jottings

Peter, a colleague, shared a story with us. He and his wife were not long married when they attended the wedding of some friends. They decided to give their friends a lovely picnic basket – one of the three identical … Continue reading

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Congregation adopts “Just Peace Covenant”

At a brief Special Congregational Meeting on Sunday, September 15, adopted a Just Peace Covenant, making Niles Discovery Church the newest Just Peace congregation in the United Church of Christ. September 15 happened to be Just Peace Sunday in the … Continue reading

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All About M.E.

By Jim Thomas Getting through the project of setting up a Housing Navigation Center was brutal. I knew there would be pushback, but the intensity of the emotional outcry was immense. While I recognized that the opposition was fearful of … Continue reading

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Lies, Damned Lies and the Internet

Melanie Eldredge, of Salt Lake City, asks: Donald Trump recently claimed that noise from wind turbines causes cancer. In this era of fake news and misinformation about climate change, what can EDF members do to ensure the truth prevails? Eric … Continue reading

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Mobile Hygiene Unit

The Clean Start program began September 17, 2019. This is the program that takes a mobile hygiene unit to different places in Fremont to provide the homeless a place to shower and do laundry. It consists of three sets of … Continue reading

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