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Memorial Day in my Hometown

This post is in honor and memory of two brave and very special men: William Keys William Madole Libertyville town square This is our hometown cemetery with its own memorial to honor those from Libertyville who fought in wars dating back to the Revolutionary War.  Bill Madole, who is honored on this post, spearheaded the drive […]

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Memorial Day and a 1940’s recipe

Memorial Day is sacred in our country, as it should be.  I wanted to honor my Dad today, who was a World War II veteran.  This is a photo of the ship on which he served during the war, The USS Porter.  I would also like to honor my friend Lisa’s son, Will, bravely serving in […]

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