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First Person (James Younger)

City: LaMoille.

Where did you grow up: On the family farm in the northwest corner of Bureau County.

Family: Lovely wife, Laura, and a beautiful daughter, Jillian.

Pets: One dog, two cats, and a whole tank-full of fish.

Occupation: Music teacher.

What is the last song you listened to: The Piano Guys version of “Pachelbel’s Canon.”

What is the last book you read: “The Cult of Osiris” by Andy McDermott.

What is the last television show you watched: “Chuck.”

If you were stranded on a desert island and could have just one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be: Chili. No wait, chicken rice soup! Chili would make me sick after the first five years or so.

If you were stranded on a desert island and could take only one thing with you, what would it be: Wilson.

What is your favorite local restaurant: Kramer’s Kitchen.

If someone handed you a million dollars, how would you spend it: Hopefully, wisely.

People would be surprised to know that you: Read in the shower.

What is your favorite thing about the city you live in: Citizens’ dedication to creating a community that is great for families.

If you could change one thing about your town, what would it be: Traffic jams. There are way too many traffic jams in LaMoille.

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