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Benefit for Linda Aielts set for Friday

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WORTHINGTON -- Alvin Aielts goes to visit his wife, Linda, two or three times a day, often bringing her fresh fruits and vegetables he hopes will have a healing effect on her body.


Linda, now a resident at South Shore Care Center, is battling an aggressive cancer that has spread to her brain, and so far no treatment has been able to stop its progression.

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Beth Rickers
Beth Rickers is the veteran in the newspaper staff with 25 years as the Daily Globe's Features Editor. Interests include cooking, traveling and beer tasting and making with her home-brewing husband, Bryan. She writes an Area Voices blog called Lagniappe, which is a Creole term that means "a little something extra." It can be found at  
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