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From left: Westfield Chamber of Commerce board members Nick Verhoff, Dwight DePeau, Kevin Buchheit and Rob Garrett join Executive Director Julie Sole, President Eric Lohe, Westfield Mayor Andy Cook and fellow board members Tom Warner and Karen Keinsley while being recognized for the organization’s 33rd anniversary. (Photo submitted) 0

Westfield honors chamber on anniversary

On the day celebrating its 33rd anniversary, the Westfield Chamber of Commerce received recognition from the City of Westfield when Mayor Andy Cook proclaimed Nov. 10 as Westfield Chamber of Commerce Day. “The Westfield...

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Treinen remembered at Turkey Trot

The Michael Treinen Foundation will host its seventh annual Turkey Trot 5K run and 3K family walk Thanksgiving morning, allowing members of the community a chance to be active before the big meal and...

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Meet your teacher, Scott Lidskin

Grade/subject: English, Westfield High School Number of years teaching: 16 Background/schooling (college & high school): Glenbrook South High School, Glenview, Ill.; and bachelor’s in English at Butler University. Why did you become a teacher?...

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Opinion: Hear us now, believe us later

Random thoughts while anticipating the full-fledged kickoff of the holiday season, even though it has been under celebration in certain mass retailers since, oh, about Aug. 17: •We were taken to task last week...

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Opinion: Agri Culture

At a recent dinner, I was introduced to the speakers’ podium with a reference to my rural roots. “Believe it or not,” it was declared with a grin, “Terry grew up farming.” Raised in...