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OLAF FUB SEZ: A Valentine’s Day thought from comedian Jack Benny, born Benjamin Kubelsky on this date in 1894, “My wife Mary and I have been married for 47 years and not once have we had an argument serious enough to consider divorce; murder, yes, but divorce, never.” . . . ASH OPTIONS – Ash Wednesday ashes will be administered in two ways today at Calvary Episcopal Chur…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to the first pilot to exceed the speed of sound, flying ace Chuck Yeager, born on this date in 1923, “If you can walk away from a landing, it’s a good landing. If you use the airplane the next day, it’s an outstanding landing.” . . . CURB SERVICE – Orchard Park United Methodist Church, 3700 N. Buffalo St., Orchard Park, will offer Ashes to Go in t…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, born on this date in 1809, “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” . . . ART OF BUILDING – Guest speaker is artist and architect Dennis Maher, a clinical assistant professor at the University at Buffalo, at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the IMAGINE Buffalo lunchtime lecture…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to newspaper columnist, playwright and Hoosier native George Ade, born on this date in 1866, “A lot of smart young people have come out of Indiana. The smarter they are, the faster they come out.” . . . GIFT IDEAS – Amherst Presbyterian Church, 151 Youngs Road, Amherst, will hold a craft show to benefit Trevor Dehn’s Musical Adventure from 10 a.m.…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to French novelist Jules Verne, born on this date in 1828, “Science, my lad, is made up of mistakes, but they are mistakes which it is useful to make, because they lead little by little to the truth.” . . . RAISING DOUGH – You can treat yourself and feed the hungry on National Pizza Day on Friday, thanks to Bocce Club Pizza. The two Bocce Club loc…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to British novelist Charles Dickens, born on this date in 1812, “If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.” . . . NO FEE – Accounting students at Daemen College will prepare tax returns for free beginning today for people with annual incomes below $54,000. Offered through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, appo…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: Advice from our 40th President, Ronald Reagan, born on this date in 1911, “When you can’t make them see the light, make them feel the heat.” . . . PLAN AHEAD – Reservations are needed by noon Friday for the Feb. 15 program in the Speaker/Lunch Series hosted by the Women’s Society of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo, 695 Elmwood Ave. at West Ferr…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to Presidential candidate and United Nations ambassador Adlai Stevenson II, born on this date in 1900, “You can tell the size of a man by the size of the thing that makes him mad.” . . . BIG IDEAS – Guest speaker is Matt Enstice, executive director of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the IMAGINE Buffalo lunchtime lectur…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to children’s author Judith Viorst, born on this date in 1931, “Superstition is foolish, childish, primitive and irrational – but how much does it cost you to knock on wood?” . . . WINNERS WANTED – Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, 5337 Genesee St., Bowmansville, will hold its annual basket raffle in the Parish Center from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Saturday and …

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to former Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams, born on this date in 1985, “No matter how fast or how slow you get to the quarterback, it all goes to slow motion when you get there. Everything just stops. You don’t see anything but the quarterback. You don’t hear anything but the quarterback’s breath. It’s almost like you’re a shark. Your eyes…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to our 32nd President, Franklin D. Roosevelt, born on this date in 1882, “The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.” . . . EXTRA CHANCE – The deadline has been extended to next Monday for entries in the annual Buffalo Auto Show Poster …

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OLAF FUB SEZ: Advice from comedian W. C. Fields, born William Claude Dukenfield on this date in 1880, “It ain’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to.” . . . MONEY TALKS – Guest speaker is Denise Jewell Gee, executive business editor of The Buffalo News, at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the IMAGINE Buffalo lunchtime lecture series in the Ring of Knowledge on the main floor…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: A favorite film line from actor Paul Newman, born on this date in 1925, “Money won is twice as sweet as money earned.” . . . WINNERS WANTED – A meat raffle Saturday evening in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 101 O’Connell Ave., will benefit the church restoration fund. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The raffle begins at 6:30. Admission is $5. There also will be…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to high wire artist Nik Wallenda, born on this date in 1979, “It’s Niagara Falls. It’s one of the most beautiful natural wonders in the world. Who wouldn’t want to walk across it? . . . HEALTHY START – The Erie County Health Department will hold the first of this year’s six free rabies vaccination clinics from 3 to 7 p.m. today in the North Buffal…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to Nobel Prize-winning poet Derek Wolcott, born on this date in 1930, “Break a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its symmetry for granted when it was whole.” . . . HOOP HOPES – The Pembroke High School Dragons girls’ basketball team will be out to win in two ways Thursday evening when it takes …