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Study reveals higher protein breakfast may help dieters stay on track

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A new study published online today in the British Journal of Nutrition found that timing of dietary protein intake affects feelings of fullness throughout the day. The study concluded that when people ate high-quality protein foods, from sources such as eggs and lean Canadian bacon, for breakfast they had a greater sense […] Read the full story

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Discounted tickets for Feast of the Hunters Moon on sale locally and online

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The spectacle of the landing of the voyageurs and military drills will mix with the aroma of dozens of foods cooked over the open fire Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28 at the 41st Feast of the Hunters’ Moon. More than 3,000 re-enactors at Fort Ouiatenon near West Lafayette, Indiana will […] Read the full story

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Department of Child Development and Family Studies seeks youngsters, their mothers for study

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Researchers in the Department of Child Development and Family Studies are recruiting families with children from 3.5 to 4 years old for a study on child-mother relationships and children’s behavior with peers and other adults. The primary investigators are Germán Posada, associate professor, and Ting Lu, doctoral student researcher. Participation in […] Read the full story

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Aerial view of the 2006 Gus Macker 3-on-3 Tournament

Team signup under way for Gus Macker basketball tourney

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Signup is under way for the Sept. 27-28 Gus Macker 3-on-3 basketball tournament, which benefits local charities. Organizers include the Lafayette Rotary Club and the Purdue University Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter. “This is a fun, competitive event for kids to adults,” said Tom Moran, leader of the Rotary effort. “Teams […] Read the full story

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PEFCU to host Identity Theft seminar, Sept 9

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –– Purdue Employees Federal Credit Union (PEFCU) invites the Greater Lafayette community to attend a no-cost seminar called “Identity Theft. Who’s got your number?” at 6 p.m., on Tuesday, September 9, at the PEFCU Financial Mall located at 1551 Win Hentschel Blvd. in West Lafayette. One in five consumers fall victim to […] Read the full story

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St. Elizabeth Hospice offers grief support meetings

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — St. Elizabeth Hospice will offer two 12-week grief support meetings. The group is open to anyone who is grieving the loss of a loved one. The sessions will be facilitated by Melissa Nelson, hospice bereavement coordinator. Daytime meetings will be held weekly on Fridays from 9:30 to 11 a.m. in a private […] Read the full story

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