Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
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News from the Alzheimer's & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin
This fun wellness event offers educational information for families and seniors. Event attendees can explore the gardens, learn brain health lifestyle education, do a gardening craft (while supplies last), and enjoy a buffet of summer salads, fresh fruit, desserts and beverages. All are welcome! Sunday, June 23 I 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Rotary Botanical Gardens, 1455 Palmer Dr., Janesville Tickets to the event are $15 per person (children under age 6 are free). A portion of the proceeds benefit the Alzheimer's & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin (ADAW). Visit alzwisc.org to purchase tickets.
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