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Eating green means more than just veggies

GREEN WEEK 2010The idea of going green has been a growing trend in the nation for years but the larger concept, sustainable living, actually focuses on more than just recycling or changing to more efficient lightbulbs. Focusing on transportation, energy consumption and diet, sustainable living can be a major philosophical life change for people.
The City of Oxford and University of Mississippi, in hosting Green Week beginning today through Friday, hope to introduce the community to small steps to begin leading a sustainable life.

 (April 19, 2010, Page 1A)

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    Nella offers clothing for women of all ages

    Nella, Johnson’s new boutique that took over the location where Treehouse Toys was located, opened on Good Friday. The store offers an array of dresses, clothing and accessories for women.
    The clothing ranges from tops for $65 to $195 to dresses from $158 to $500.

     (April 19, 2010, Page 6A)

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      New school, more taxes?

      On Friday, the Oxford School Board met with the Oxford Board of Aldermen to present them with the district’s proposal for a new high school and complete renovation of the entire school district. (April 19, 2010, Page 1A)

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        Who knew wonderful meals came in a can?

        Reading a story about the last sardine cannery in the United States closing brought back memories of eating meat and seafood products out of a can for Editor Don Whitten. He writes about his dislike for sardines, but remembers fondly dealing with vienna sausages and potted meat. (April 19, 2010, Page 4A)

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          Today deadline for mailing census

          With Thursday being the deadline to file taxes, today marks a different deadline — and this one won’t cost a penny.
          Today is the deadline for residents across the U.S. to mail back their 2010 Census questionnaires. (April 16, 2010, Page 1A)

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            Organizers plan fundraiser for Medical Ministries

            Oxford Medical Ministries serves the LOU community by offering free medical care to the working uninsured.
            Now the clinic is asking the same community for its help.
            The medical clinic will be holding its first fundraising event in June to help supplement shrinking governmental grants. (April 16, 2010, Page 1A)

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              A look ahead at Green Week

              For the second annual green week in Oxford April 19-23, organizers wanted to do more than educate citizens on the issues; they want to reach out and get people involved. By focusing on community service projects and asking people to pledge to make at least one change in their green lifestyle, the Green Week committee is looking to promote community involvement.

               (April 16, 2010, Page 1A)

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                Cheer squad OK’d for OMS

                The Oxford School Board approved Tuesday a new Oxford Middle School cheerleader squad that will include tryouts, and cheer camp as well as training. (April 16, 2010, Page 6A)

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                  Double Decker: Outside, inside and moving on

                  Senior Staff Writer Lucy Schultze takes a look back at the changes in her approach to the popular Double Decker Arts Festival in Oxford. (April 16, 2010, Page 4A)

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                    Roll Royce owners take to Oxford’s streets

                    Michigan resident Roy Margenau and other members of the national Rolls Royce Owners’ Club are participating in a six-day tour, covering 550 miles. On Tuesday, the group stopped in Oxford where they had dinner on the Square. On Wednesday, several toured Rowan Oak before having lunch and getting back on the road. (April 15, 2010, Page 2)

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