The Huntley Farmside
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I irtiE Euntle^ Jarmsik USPS 680-360 THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 1988 VOLUME 28-NUMBER 30 OFFICE PHONE 312-669-6621 SERVING THE PEOPLE OF HUNTLEY SINCE 1960 254 P*r copy Jaycee Bonfire The Huntley Area Jaycees held a bonfire at the Drendel Farm on October 22. The members and friends of the Jaycees all enjoyed the hot cocoa, marshmallows, hot dogs and fellowship served at the bonfire. The next event planned for the Jaycees is the regular meeting which will be held on Thursday, November 3 at 8:00 p.m. at the Legion. We will be discussing the future plans as well as the future of the Jaycees. We will also have a guest at the meeting so please attend. Other things to be discussed at the meeting include: the Christmas party, the benefit dinner and dance, a ski trip or sledding party, and a Las Vegas Night. New members are needed so bring a friend to the meeting refreshments will be served. See you on the 3rd at 8:00. Halloween Safety Tips The Illinois Criminal Justice Authority reminds parents and children of some tips for making this year's Halloween safe. 1. Never Trick or Treat alone! Go in a group, with parents or friends. 2. Daylight hours are best for Trick or Treating. If children murt g» "fter dark pick well-lighted streets and carry a flashlight. fs. Make sure Halloween costumes are safe. They should fit properly so children can see and breathe easily and won't trip while walking. Wear light colored costumes or decorate yours with reflective tape so drivers can see you. Make-up, rather than a mask, can be used to create a spooky or fun look while being safer. 4. Children should always use sidewalks. Cross at corners only—never between parked cars or in the middle of the block. If there are no sidewalks, they should walk on the left side of the street facing traffic. 6. Stay in a familiar neighborhood. Parents should know their children's routes and which friends they will Huntley Takes First I Huntley's undefeated Jr. Varsity Volleyball team won the Annual Redskin Fresh/Soph Tourndy which was held last week-end in Huntley. Huntley's Volleyball teams are the Big 8 Conference Champions! be with. Never talk to strangers, accept rides with strangers or follow them anywhere. Tell your parents or neighors about anyone who is bothering you. 6. Trick or Treaters should never eat anything until they get home. Unwrapped candy shoud be thrown out not eaten! Always wash and cut fruit. If any suspicious treats are found, call your local police. 7. Homeownen should leave porch lights on so children will know it's all right to knock. The Authority is the state agency that manages McGruff the Crime Dog's crime prevention campaign in Illinois. To reinforce safety tips this Halloween and throughout the year, the Authority is offering "McGrufTs Home Safe Game" free of charge. For more information on crime prevention or to obtain a copy of the game, call 1-800-4-MCGRUFF, or write to McGruff, 120 S. Riverside Plasa, Chicago, III. 60606-3907. Fire House Visit Oktoberfest at St. Mary's An Oktoberfest celebration will be held at St. Mary's Church Hall on Saturday evening, October 29th at 6:30 p.m. A supper of bratwurst, sauerkraut, and homemade pies will be served. Lori Merrill, a talented vocalist and impressionist will be featured as after dinner entertainment. Tickets are available for $4.50 at the door. Park District Halloween Party The Huntley Park District is holding it's annual Halloween Party on Monday, October 31. Town Trick-Or- Treat will run from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. The party begins immediately after, from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Come to the Huntley Grade School Gym for games and activities. Refreshments will b« served in the cafeteria. All Free! Volunteers are welcomel For details please call the Park District, 669-3180. We'll have a "hauntingly" good time! Our Cub Scout Pack 167, Den 1 & 2, visited the Huntley Fire Station on October 24tii. We liked the big new fire engine and all tiie controls The tank truck holds lots of wal or We saw the ambulance and heard the sireiis, the bell and the air hern. The coatroom has heavy pr^itective equipment. The office had a radio to listen to other fire stations for emergencies. We were impressed with all their trophies. Thank you Mr. Veath for showing us your fire station and talking to us about fire safety. We really like the fire and rescue patch you gave us.
|Title||The Huntley Farmside|
|Creator||The Huntley Farmside|
|Coverage||Huntley, Illinois, United States|
|Description||Weekly Newspaper from the Huntley Area Public Library Collection|
|Rights||This material may be protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S. Code).|
|Publisher||This Collection was digitized and loaded into CONTENTdm by OCLC Preservation Service Center (Bethlehem, PA) for the Huntley Area Public Library|
|Source||Reproduction of library's print newspaper archives|