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News Wed Aug 11 2010

Ron Offen (1930-2010)

Ron Offen, the publisher of the former local poetry magazine, Free Lunch, lost his battle with cancer on Tuesday, August 10. Read the announcement from his wife, Beverly, here.

 
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