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What you should know about colon cancer

Dr. Hareth Raddawi of Advocate Christ Medical Center will present "Colon Cancer: What You Need to Know" at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6 at the Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 S. Raymond Ave. Raddawi will discuss colon cancer risk factors, prevention strategies and innovative treatment options. The presentation will also include information about genetics and family history in colon cancer and diet for colon cancer prevention. For more information call 422-4990 or visit

Fish Fry at Post 991

The Marrs-Meyer American Legion Post 991, 110th Street and Depot Avenue in Worth, will hold fish fries from 4 to 8 p.m. every Friday through March 29. Cost is $9 for adults, $5 for youths 9 years and younger. Tickets are available at the Post. Diners have choice of cod, catfish, shrimp or chicken. All dinners include soup, salad, bread, fries or potato, and beverages.

CUB in Worth

The Citizens Utility Board will analyze electric, natural gas and phone bills at a free clinic at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 2 at Worth Village Hall, 7112 W. 111th St. Consumers should bring their bills for a free, one-on-one consultation with a CUB expert. The clinic is co-sponsored by state Sen. Bill Cunningham and state Rep. Fran Hurley. To register call Amy Mikuzis at (773) 445-8128.

Consumers will be provided information on municipal aggregation, CUB Energy Saver, how to spot unnecessary charges on electric, natural gas and phone bills, Consumer's Choice local-calling plans, Illinois' best long-distance plans and how to get a $10 credit, and CUB's Cellphone Savings Center.