Lifelong Somerville Resident World War II Veteran Margaret Klessens’ Replica of Van Gogh’s “Poppies” Chosen as VA Hospital’s New Greeting Card

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By ROBERT M. COOK
Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital (Bedford VA)

BEDFORD, Mass. – Margaret Klessenshas always known she is pretty “crafty” when it comes to making things like purses for her daughter, but the World War II-era Veteran never knew she could match Van Gogh brush for brush. Continue reading Lifelong Somerville Resident World War II Veteran Margaret Klessens’ Replica of Van Gogh’s “Poppies” Chosen as VA Hospital’s New Greeting Card

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, July 15, the 196th day of 2015 with 169 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:20 and sunset is @ 8:20. The New Moon is exact @ 9:26 PM EDT. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune & Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1099 – Jerusalem fell to the Crusaders.
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