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Festival Prince and Princess

August 25, 2011

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These smiling 4-year-olds are the Prince and Princess for the 41st Swedish Festival held earlier this month in Mt. Jewett. Mick Ritts (left), the son of Kevin and Heather Ritts of Lantz Corners, is the prince. Allenah McGuire (right), the daughter of Jay and Shelly McGuire of Mt. Jewett, is the princess.

Lion's Club concession stand

August 23, 2011

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The pictures were taken at the two different Lion's Club concession locations along Fraley Street after the parade. The Lions Club teamed up with volunteers from of the High School Boys and Girls Soccer teams to sell popcorn, snow cones, cotton candy and water all along the parade route. Not shown in the pictures but also helping out were members of the cheerleading squad under the direction of advisor Chris Niklas who helped make popcorn Saturday morning to be sold during the parade.

Lion's Club concession stand

August 23, 2011

Photo Credit
Submitted

The pictures were taken at the two different Lion's Club concession locations along Fraley Street after the parade. The Lions Club teamed up with volunteers from of the High School Boys and Girls Soccer teams to sell popcorn, snow cones, cotton candy and water all along the parade route. Not shown in the pictures but also helping out were members of the cheerleading squad under the direction of advisor Chris Niklas who helped make popcorn Saturday morning to be sold during the parade.

SPCA in parade

August 22, 2011

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Ted Lutz

Members of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) walk dogs Saturday in the firemen's parade in Kane.

Clowns entertain at parade

August 22, 2011

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Ted Lutz

These are two of the clowns that entertained the crowd Saturday at the firemen's parade in Kane.

Zem Zem Wheel Patrol

August 22, 2011

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Ted Lutz

The Zem Zem Shriners Wheel Patrol of Mercer took part in the firemen's parade held Saturday afternoon in Kane.

'Millie' is parade marshal

August 22, 2011

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Ted Lutz

"Millie" Kearney, who has been an active member of the Kane Volunteer Fire Department for more than half a century, served as the marshal Saturday for the Grand Parade for the Central District Volunteer Firemen's Association.

Kane Tower Truck in parade

August 22, 2011

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Ted Lutz

The Tower Truck for the Kane Volunteer Fire Department is one of several pieces of fire-fighting apparatus that participated Saturday in the Grand Parade for the Central District Volunteer Firemen's Association. The organization's three-day convention in Kane ended Saturday.

Kane High Marching Band

August 22, 2011

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Ted Lutz

The Kane High School Marching Band performs Saturday in the Grand Parade for the Central District Volunteer Firemen's Association.

Leading Grey Knights

August 22, 2011

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Ted Lutz

John McAlee (foreground) of Kane directs the Grey Knights Drum and Bugle Corps of Johnsonburg in the parade held Saturday in Kane as part of the convention for the Central District Firemen's Association. McAlee has served as president of the association for the past year.

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