Last night for Lights on River in Lisbon

Lights on the River, located at the Lisbon Beach, will be open for the last time this year tonight, Dec. 21, featuring dozens of lighted displays viewable during a 15- to 20-minute car ride through the beach. Donations are accepted to benefit area food pantries. Above photo of one of the many displays submitted by Natalie Aldrich. For more photos of Lights on the River displays, view slideshow.

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Protecting Ourselves from the Threat of Ebola: Lessons from History


CPH Board Certified Allergy Asthma, Immunology Specialist

Doses of ZMapp that helped cure two Americans at Emory in Atlanta are exhausted. TKM-Ebloa has showed some promise and is on fast track for development.

Brincidofovir, another antiviral did not help Mr. Eric Duncan in Dallas; maybe it was belated by too many days. No, there is no cure for Ebola yet! Two vaccines (one developed in the USA and the other in Canada) are being tested, and only time shall tell — time, however, is not plentiful, especially for the people of West Africa..


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