November is here, and with it is the time of the year when we can all pause to catch our breaths and think about what we are thankful for in our lives. Thanksgiving and the upcoming holiday season give all of us a perfect opportunity to try to slow down, even if only for a moment, and reflect on what we are truly grateful for this year. Whether it’s a new job, new baby, overcoming a medical challenge or hitting a…Continue
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Ankeny’s Knights of Columbus councils, Msgr. J.M Hanson Council 5038, based at Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Parish, and Father Richard E. Gubbels Council 15603, based at Saint Luke the Evangelist Parish, recently completed their Seventh Annual Raffle for Life.
Since 2007, the raffle has been held to coincide with Respect Life month and to…Continue
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Saint Mary of the Visitation Catholic Church in New Hampton had been home to a Catholic parish since the early 1890s. However, in the early…Continue
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Since 1993 Slumberland has been helping kids get the restful sleep they require by giving new beds to families in need. Through their 40 Winks Foundation and Making Homes for the Holidays donation event, they have given more than 20,000…Continue
Father Larry Hoffmann, right, Pastor of Saint Luke the Evangelist and Chaplain of Father Richard E. Gubbels Council 15603, bless the Charter and Brother Knights of Council 15603 during the Presentation of Charter Ceremony on 19 May 2013 in Ankeny.
Father Richard E. Gubbels Council 15603 in Ankeny received their Charter during the…Continue
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Play is one of the greatest gifts that children can receive and it is critical to their growth and development. Children deserve the opportunity to experience playground equipment and feel the ping of the bat and the wind on their faces as they move from base to base during a ball game.
More than 3,500 children with special needs between…Continue
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Knowing that a good night’s sleep can have a positive impact on quality of life,…Continue
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