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Al-Anon meets tonight

Al-Anon meetings give support and understanding of alcoholism to loved ones struggling with others' drinking. Meetings are at 5:30 p.m. on Fridays, at 1170 Rufus Allen Blvd., at the corner of Lyons Ave. For more information, call 775-348-7103.

Food drive to help St. Theresa church

The food pantry at St. Theresa church is in need of non-perishable items to hand out to the needy in the community. ReMax Realty is collecting canned food at their locations at 2568 Lake Tahoe Blvd., and 182 Highway 50, Zephyr Cove. Donations can be dropped off anytime between 9-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday through April 25. The Re Max Truck will deliver the food directly to the Pantry on Friday, April 11 and Friday, April 25. Suggested sustainable items: Tuna fish, peanut butter and jelly, rice, beans, cereal, canned meats, canned vegetables, canned fruits, canned soups, pasta, pasta sauce, dry pet food. Keep in mind that many recipients do not have cooking facilities.