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When television does good...AAAAAAAYYY!

A delightful patron recently brought to our attention that in the 1970's, the lovable and popular character, Fonzie, from the series "Happy Days" made himself a hero to the reading community by getting his first library card. We were intrigued, and decided to find out more. It turns out that after the show became successful, the show's creator and director, Garry Marshall, was asked if the show could be used...

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Happy Holidays!

It's that time, again. Stores are advertising BIG SALES! Christmas songs will be played everywhere, so much that by the actual date of Christmas we won't even hear them anymore. Invitations to "can't miss" events and parties are received. Lists are being made, and checked twice . . . and not just by the kids! So how do we slow down, calm down, and keep the true spirit of Christmas in our hearts? Visit the...

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Fall Into a Good Book

The winds are brisk and the sky can be dreary. There's a nip of frost in the air. Leaves have changed to their fall colors and begin to drift to the ground. The time for spending hours working and playing outside is slowing to an end. Autumn is half gone and WINTER is coming. (Sorry, Game of Thrones fan, here!) What can you do for entertainment, something that is warm? Watch football, or the end of the Brewers...

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