KEARNEY — City of Kearney offices, Peterson Senior Activity Center, Kearney Public Library, Kearney Police Department front desk, the Buffalo County Courthouse and University of Nebraska at Kearney offices will be closed Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving.

KEARNEY — The City of Kearney Sanitation Division announces that due to Thanksgiving on Thursday, the following changes will be in effect for the Kearney Area Solid Waste Agency Landfill and the refuse collection system:

Season’s Greetings! As the weather grows colder and the holidays get closer, we look forward to buying gifts for our little ones. However, the wrong toy can cause injury, especially to younger children. In fact, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, around 240,000 children are sent to the emergency room each year due to injuries from toys. How can we be sure the gifts we buy our children won’t hurt them? Read on for simple ideas and tips for Christmas gift-giving safety!

>> Dementia Support Group - is a support group for those seeking emotional support and education. Meetings take place at 4 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month with the exception of May and December in the Great Room of the York General Hearthstone.