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Jun 30, 2015
1:13 PM
You gotta check this stuff out

The VNA does a lot more than just come to your home for a visit

About four years ago, the Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association wanted to know what was important to you. “Our agency really wanted to learn from our community,” said Keliane Totten, vice president of community health and business development. So they held a bunch of listening groups in their 39-town coverage area to find out what kinds of programs people…

Jun 30, 2015
1:19 PM
A comforting place

For patients and families, the VNA Hospice House feels like home

The couches in the living area are big and comfy and face a rather large flat screen TV mounted to the wall. There’s always snacks on the kitchen counter, baked goods and fruit, and the art work as you walk down the hallway is vibrant and calming. Outside the front door is a lush garden of flowers and plants, with a seating area next to a small water feature. There’s even a granite…

Jun 30, 2015
12:12 PM
All you need to do is sign up

There’s still time to get in on all the Monahan Foundation fun

Well, the Frank Monahan Foundation is at it again. That fun-loving group that’s made it its mission to spread the good word about the former Bishop Brady basketball coach and raise all kinds of money to benefit local youth is gearing up for its signature event. The Fore the Kids Golf Classic is less than two weeks away, but this year, instead of just one big fundraising effort at a…

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