The Huntley Farmside
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SERVING THE PEOPLE OF HUNTLEY SINCE 1960 Wi^t untlcp fwcm^iht HUNTLEY, ILLINOIS THURSDAY, MARCH 9,1995 - VOLUME 34, NUMBER 48" USPS 580-360 March Is Music In Our Schools Month ... Huntlians Travers Smith and Simone Leger qualified at the Illini District Swimming Champion¬ ships for the Illinois Area YMCA Championships. Huntley Swimmers Go To State By Loraine Smith On Feb. 25 & 26, four Huntley area kids went to Bloomington-Normal for the Illini District Swimming Championships. Their names are Simone Ixger, Melissa Hundley, Alison Smith and Travers Smith. These children swim with the Belvidere Barracudas Swim Team under direction of coach Jon Sheldon. The swimmers begin their season in early September and swim 3-5 times a week for 1 1/2-2 hours a night to practice. They have to make qualifying times to be eligible for the district meet. During the iistrict competition, if you '^make state qualifying times, you go on to the state meet. Simone Leger and Travers Smith were finalists at the district meet. Simone placed 5th in her 5-yard back stroke, place 2nd in the medley relay and placed 7th in the free relay in the 11-12-year-old girls, with state qualifying times in ho\h relays. Travers placed 3rd in the 50- yard back stroke, 4th place in medley relay and 3rd place in free relay in the 9-IO-year-old boys with state qualifying times in both relays and also in the back stroke. Congratulations and good luck at the state meet on March 18 & 19, where Simone and Travers will compete with the Illinois Area YMCA State Championships from four districts against approxi¬ mately 60 teams. This meet will take place at the University of Illinois Circle Campus in Chicago. Swim fast! Village Board Presents Agenda There will be a regular meeting of the board of trustees of the Village of Huntley on Thursday, March 9, at 7pm at the village annex building at 11221 Dundee Rd., Huntley. The agenda includes: A. Call to Order B. Consent Agenda - Minutes - TIF payout-eligibility- ambulance/annex bldg. - TIF payout-bill approval- ambulance/annex bldg. - bill list approval - accounting reports - ordinance approving annexation agreement . Town & Country - ordinance annexing Town & Country - ordinance zoning Town & Country - Prime site plan - ordinance revising parking regulations C. Mayor's Report - Village of Lakewood boundary agreement - ComEd status report continued on page 3 Baria director, Todd Millen, leads the Huntley jazz band. Chorus director, Ann Tirk, leads the 7th & 8th grade chorus. Huntley Musicians Perform At Annual Rootbeer, Pretzel Concert The Huntley schools held their annual Rootbeer and Pretzel Concert Feb. 27 in the grade school gym. Music provided by junior and high school music students entertained patrons as they enjoyed rootbeer and pretzels. Performances were given by the 7th/8th grade chorus, Huntley Jazz Band, 6th/7th/8th grade band, Huntley Singers, 6th grade chorus, high school band and high school choir. Thanks go to the patrons, the Huntley Music Boosters, the custodial staff of District #158 and to all the parents who support and encourage the students. Huntley Chamber Hosts Candidates Night The government affairs division of the Huntley Chamber of Commerce, under the directorship of Hank DeBoer of Marengo Disposal, will be sponsoring a "Meet the Candidates Night" for the upcoming election of village trustees on Monday, March 20. Seven candidates will be running for the three open positions. The public will be given blank cards as they enter to write down questions. DeBoer and Tricia Clancy BROKER Windsor Realty, internal affairs chairman, will he the moderators. Each candidate will be given time to answer the questions. The event will be held in the Huntley High School cafeteria at 6:30pm. The public is encouraged to attend.
|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|