“We actually started as more of a holistic health practice 35 years ago,” said Father Peter Young this week. “We’re sort of trying to go back to our roots now.”

ALTAMONT — By the time Paul Bullman had his high school diploma in 1966, the men in his life were military men. His brothers and his father had already joined, and he followed.

A tributary of necessities like clothing, medicines, and furniture is flowing to a “Veterans Miracle Center” where local religious leaders are encouraging struggling veterans and their immediate families to come at no cost.

Riley Carlone raised a rabbit he loved, named Snickers, and was proud to see him judged best of breed.

A county park long in disuse has been revitalized thanks to efforts from county officials and a team of volunteers. Now, Lawson Lake is available for kids from all over the county to enjoy.