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Philanthropist Ken Behring honors his roots
Former Monroe resident Ken Behring talks to Tammy Derrickson, the coordinator of the Behring Senior Center, while touring the facility Friday. To order this photo, click here. (Times photos: Marissa Weiher)
MONROE - Ken Behring has traveled all over the globe, from Asia and Africa to Europe and throughout the United States, but he keeps returning to the place he once called home. In Monroe, Behring took in sights from his childhood while driving around town Thursday and toured the senior center operating under his name Friday. "You can't find nicer people," Behring said.