Chamber to honor Jim Salvamoser, Kane Eagles Club

The Board of Directors of the Kane Chamber of Commerce has chosen the late Jim Salvamoser as its "Citizen-of-the-Year" for 2011.The Chamber also has named the Kane Eagles Club as the local "Business-of-the-Year."Recipients will be honored at a dinner scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 26 at the Kane Country Club. The event is slated to begin with cocktails at 5 p.m. and the ceremony at 6 p.m. Tickets for the event are now available at the Kane Chamber of Commerce Office, 54 Fraley St.Call 814-837-6565 or email with questions or to make reservations. The last day to RSVP is Friday, Jan. 20. According to the Chamber:"This year's recipient of the Citizen-of-the-Year award has been an integral part of the Kane community, leading many efforts to support the Kane borough and other community organizations. It has been mentioned that one cannot walk a block in Kane without passing one of the many projects in which he was deeply involved."In addition to serving our country in the Vietnam War and our children as a school teacher, he was also involved in the following organizations:See full article by purchasing the Jan. 10 edition of The Kane Republican.