≤ The Winter Solstice is an astronomical event occurring in December every year when sun’s elevation with respect to Earth reaches its lowest value. It represents the shortest day and longest night in the northern hemisphere. An article in the Dec. 16 issue about the upcoming solstice watch had incorrect information.

≤ Karl Kesselring is the pastor of the Church of the Nazarene in Waterford. His name was spelled incorrectly in Wednesday’s edition.

≤ Russell Young’s father is Bill Young and his paternal grandparents are Marilyn Young and the late Ronald Young.

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