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A mother’s grief: Ruth says goodbye to her son

It’s never easy for a parent to watch their child pass away. For Ruth, her children and family are her world. Her son, Michael was 41 years old when he arrived at Aurora Zilber Family Hospice because of an aortic … Continue reading

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$53,000 raised to benefit survivors of sexual assault in Oshkosh

Sponsors, attendees and donors to the Live Well Oshkosh event on October 17 at Brighton Acres in Oshkosh raised $53,000 to benefit the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) program at Aurora Medical Center in Oshkosh. It was a unique Farm … Continue reading

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Joined hand-in-hand – a love that lives on forever

Creating memories for families and making last wishes come true is a tradition at Aurora Zilber Family Hospice in Wauwatosa, Wis. It is a peaceful, welcoming 18-bed residential acute hospice facility that accommodates the needs of patients and families during … Continue reading

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Without alcohol Martha is living for today

Martha struggled with alcohol dependence for nearly 20 years. At 64 years old she had already participated in many programs with periods of sobriety ranging from four months to four years.  Martha began to realize that drinking was taking a … Continue reading

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Because “everyone needs a hug”: What a North Fond du Lac woman did to help cancer patients

Rose McCourt, of North Fond du Lac, knows all too well how difficult and devastating cancer can be. It has touched her own family in many different ways. Her brother-in-law battled a rare form of lymphoma, her grandmother died from … Continue reading

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Community foundation donates $1 million for new cancer center in western Racine and Walworth counties

The Memorial Hospital of Burlington Community Foundation recently donated $1 million to launch the Partners in Cancer Care campaign, an effort to support a programs and services at a new $5.6 million comprehensive cancer center that will feature a Vince Lombardi Cancer … Continue reading

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Local high school makes a donation for cancer care

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