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SERVING THE PEOPLE OF HUNTLEY SINCE 1960 Clie fluntlep jfarm^ibt UPS 580-360 P Huntley Longaberger® Basket Dealers To Aid American Cancer Society By Susan Lamb Is there anyone whose life hasn't been touched in one way or another by cancer? Last year the Longaberger ® Company teamed up with the American Cancer Society to help fund breast cancer research and education. By donating $2.00 from the sale of each Horizon of Hope^" Basket, along wilh personal conu-ibutions from consultants, they were able to raise almost $450,000 for the American Cancer Society. This year they are aiming for $550,000 to make their two year contribution a million dollars toward research and education dealing with breast cancer. This year, a group of local Independent Longaberger® Consultants will be taking this campaign one step further. Susan Lamb, along with Shelly Isenhart, Becky Coduto, Kim Meyer, Donna Britton, Cindi Cook and Karen Brown, will be hosting a "Fight against Breast Cancer" fundraiser on June 30 and July 1 in Huntley. Along with the company donation, they will personally sponsor this fundraiser by contributing half of their commissions directly to the American Cancer Society. They will be hosting their fundraiser at Trinity Lutheran Church in Huntley from 2-4pm on Sunday, June 30, and again on Monday, July 1, from 7-9pm. There will be speakers, informational handouts, drawings for free gifts, and drawings for free mammograms from Sherman Hospital and St. Joseph Hospital of Elgin. By participating in this event, you can share in the feeling of making a difference in the fight against cancer. Wouldn't it be nice to see an end to breast cancer in your lifetime? If you would like to know how you can help, call Susan Lamb in Huntley al 847/669-3813. THURSDAY JUNE 20.1996 - VOLUME 36, NUMBER 11 - HUNTLEY, ILLINOIS SAMPLE COPY Huntley Firemen To Host Hose Training (Waterfights) The Huntley Fire Department invites you to start the Town Picnic early. The annual Hose and Water Training Competition (formerly known as waterfights) will take place this Saturday, June 22, on Woodstock Street at Coral Street beginning at 4:30 pm. Huntley Firemen will compete against teams from other area departments. Each five-man team tries to control the hose (with 85 pounds of pressure coming through the nozzle) and aim the stream of water at a barrel centered between them. The team that forces the barrel past the other team in a 2-out-of-3 contest wins. In conjunction with the Competition, the Hundey Firefighters Association is sponsoring a raffle. First prize is $400, 2nd is #300, 3rd is $200, 4th is $100. The drawing will take place after the last ofthe competition, winner need not be present. Tickets for the raffle were donated by Luigi's Pizza. HUNTLEY TOWN PICNIC SUNDAY . JUNE 23 DEICKE PARK • 11419 South Route 47 Picnic activity details begin on Page 8 *» ## '^^^ " Chamber Mixer Tonight, June 20 B&K Power Equipment in coordinalion with The Growing Scene garden center and The Marengo Chamber of Commerce, has arranged a business mixer with The Huntley Chamber of Commerce this Thursday, June 20 from 5 pm to 7 pm. Barb Christ, former Board Member and 1995 Treasurer of The Huntley Chamber, invites the business communities from Huntley and Marengo to visit B&K Power Equipment, and she especially wishes to introduce The Growing Scene, owned and operated at'the same location by Kalhy Carr. B&K Power Equipment sells and services Gehl skidloaders & attachments, Massey Ferguson u-actors, and Dixon Zero Turning Radius Mowers. "We've been in business 26 years, and we're the best there is!" says Barb unabashedly. The Growing Scene is a new business, started this year by Kathy Carr to provide professional quality Nursery, Garden, and Landscaping supplies to ihe do-it- yourself crowd. Both business are located on Harmony Road, just west of Route 20. In addition lo hosting this event. The Growing Scene and B&K will donate a tree to the city park of whichever Chamber demonstrates the largest turnout of its membership at this event! Huntley Banking Center Names Prize Winners First National Bank of Marengo Huntley Banking Center sponsored a Birthday Gift Giveaway to commemorate their 1-year anniversary. The $500 Shopping Spree at the Huntley Factory Malls was won by Connie Hutsler. A crisp new $100 bill was won by Joyce Liput. A premium American Flag and bracket set was won by Oliver Hansen. The Guess the Pennies Jar giveaway was won by 4-year old Amanda Acerbi. Her prize was a $50 Savings Bond.
|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|