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June 11th, 2012

City of Solon announces board openings

SOLON– The City of Solon is now accepting applications for membership on the Park & Recreation Commission and the Board of Adjustments. The Park & Recreation Commission meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. The Board of Adjustments meets on an as needed basis. If you are interested in becoming a member of one of these boards you may submit an application to the city office at 223 S Iowa St., Solon. The application can be found on the city’s website at www.solon-iowa.com.

School board meetings

The regular meeting of the Solon Board of Education is set for Monday, June 11, in the central office conference room beginning at 6 p.m

School calendar

Continue to check the school’s online calendar during the summer months for many events and changes as they occur. Also the one page 2012-13 school year calendar is available on the web site under ‘Calendars.’ The first day of school will be Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. Have an enjoyable summer.

PowerSchool e-registration

For the 2012-13 school year, the Solon Community School District (SCSD) will be once again be using an e-registration process accessible through PowerSchool.

Girls sweep Mustangs

SOLON- In the bottom of the fifth inning, Mel Breza cracked a three-run homer to bring an early finish to the first half of the Spartans’ softball doubleheader versus Mount Vernon on June 4.
Pink was the color of the night in an annual match to Strike-out Cancer. Lady Spartans paid tribute to classmate Brett Smith while many of the Mount Vernon team played in honor of long-time Mustang Coach Gary Stamp who died in November last year from lung cancer.
Pink chalk lines marked the field, players wore bright pink socks and uniforms, even the umpire carried pink ball pouches.

Brad Randall Youth Spartan basketball camp in July

SOLON– Boys entering third through eighth grades are invited to participate in the Brad Randall Youth Spartan basketball camps, to be held at Solon High School gymnasium between July 9 through 19.
Camp for third and fourth graders will be held July 16 through 19 from 9 until 10:30 a.m.; fifth and sixth graders will be July 9 through 13 from 8:30 until 10 a.m.; seventh and eighth graders will meet July 9 through 13 from 10:30 a.m. until noon.

Spartans take two

SOLON– There’s going to be a learning curve.
Solon Head Baseball Coach Keith McSweeney knows that, but he and his staff are hopeful the Solon varsity team can be competitive by July when it starts to become important.
The Spartans, defending their second state baseball title, have limped out to a 4-11 start (3-5 in the WaMaC East), but the coach is pretty convinced it’ll get better.
“We’re not pleased with the wins and losses,” he said. “We have high expectations.”

Old Gold Menu

Wed., Jun 13:
Sponsored Meal. Swiss steak, mashed potatoes, spinach, apricot halves. Ice Cream Cup. Birthday Cake.

Thu., Jun 14:
Chili with beans, mixed green salad w/assorted dressings, pears oatmeal raisin bar. BINGO / BP foot clinic.

Fri., Jun 15:
Country friend steak w/country gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, peach crisp. Cards.

Mon., Jun 18:
LS Tuna noodle casserole, Harvard beets, mixed green salad w/assorted dressings, strawberry fruited gelatin.

Tue., Jun 19:

June 5th

Solon food pantry seeks frozen pizza, meats and produce

SOLON– A wish list for the Solon Community Pantry includes frozen pizza, frozen meat items and fresh produce. Donated items may be brought to pantry located to the rear of the Solon United Methodist Church on the lower level, Mondays 9 a.m. until noon.

May 29th

Dance Team juniors host garage sale June 2 for the Macy’s parade

SOLON– The Juniors from the Solon Dance Team are having a garage sale on Saturday, June 2, during city wide sales. It will be held at 1802 Mehaffey Bridge Rd., Solon.
While doing your spring cleaning, if you find anything you will like to donate, they would appreciate your donation.
They will be happy to get items early and will store them until the sale. Just call Sandy at 319-624-2896 to arrange a pick up. The team would appreciate any help with this fundraiser.