Wyoming gets ready to GLOW

wyomingAs the restoration of the Paramount Theater building in Wyoming progresses, plans are underway to raise needed funds for the project.
October 18 brings the Ready, Set, GLOW Paramount Theater 5K Family Fun Run/Walk fundraiser to the streets of Wyoming.  The race will start and end at the Paramount Theater.  The event includes much more than just the race, though.  Organizers are planning a fun filled evening for people of all ages.



Wine at the Vine fundraiser

wyomingThe Wyoming History and Arts Association will be hosting an afternoon of entertainment, snacks, and wine tasting on Sunday, October 19.  The event will be held at Indian Creek Vineyard from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m.
Admission includes five wine tastings with different hors d'oeuvre pairings to complement each wine.  Non-alcoholic choices will also be provided.  Beer and additional wines will be available for purchase from Indian Creek Vineyard.


Toulon City Council approves salary increase, but doesn’t vacate alley

toulonThe Toulon City Council voted to consolidate several different bonds and therefore reducing fees by almost $1,000 per year.
Mayor Larry Hollis said fees now will only be about $400-500 annually saving a significant amount of money for the City’s bottom line.



LaFayette holds one item agenda meeting

lafayetteThe LaFayette village board met Monday evening for their scheduled September monthly meeting.  Only one item, park playground equipment, was on the agenda for discussion and action.
The existing swing-set will be refurbished and made compliant with current safety standards by repainting, and repairing if necessary.

1964 Bradford Panthers hold special 50th reunion

bradfordThe Bradford Panthers football team of 1964 reunited recently for a 50th reunion this past Labor Day weekend at the rural Bradford home of Joe Colgan.
The Panthers compiled a record of 9-0 that fall season of 1964 to win the Blackhawk Conference championship trophy.  The team scored 269 points against opponents while only allowing 6 points to be scored on them all season, by Galva!