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Archive

June 9th, 2009

Henry “Hank” George Kruzic

Henry “Hank” George Kruzic, 85, of Solon, died Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at his home from congestive heart failure. A Memorial Mass was held June 1 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Solon. Inurnment followed in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visitation was May 31 at Brosh Chapel in Solon.

Dr. Allen N. Lang

Dr. Allen N. Lang, 88, formerly of Iowa City, a veterinarian, farmer, fisherman, and family man, passed on Sunday, May 17, 2009, in Solon. A memorial service celebrating Doc’s life will be held on Saturday, June 20, at 2 p.m. at the KC Family Center, 4776 American Legion Road SE, Iowa City, 52240. The Lang family invites friends to dress casually and come with fond remembrances of Doc. Light refreshments will be served.

Doris Emmeline Lingel

Doris Emmeline Lingel, 79, of Solon, died Sunday, May 31, 2009 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Services were held Thursday, June 4 at St. John Lutheran Church in Ely. Burial follwed in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation was held from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Brosh Chapel in Solon and for an hour prior to services Thursday at the church.

Jane Toy Stevenson

Jane Toy Stevenson, 86, of Cedar Rapids, and most recently a resident of Ridge View Assisted Living, died Thursday, May 28, 2009, at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha. A private service was held. Visitation was held June 1 at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home, where a wake service was held.

Annual Spring Book Sale to run June 13-20

NORTH LIBERTY– The North Liberty Community Library is holding its annual Spring Book Sale from June 13 to June 20 in the library during regular library hours. The largest book sale in the library’s history, it will offer a huge selection of print material for all ages available for purchase, in addition to a variety of audio/visual material for sale. Books will be sold for $2 a bag or $3 a box. Individual print items will cost $.50 for a paperback or $1 for a hardback. Cost for audio-visual material is $2 per item.

Iowa local option tax update, effective July 1

JOHNSON COUNTY– Sales in the following nine cities in Johnson County will be subject to a 1 percent local option sales tax beginning July 1: Hills, Iowa City, Lone Tree, Oxford, Shueyville, Solon, Swisher, Tiffin, and University Heights. The total rate for these nine towns is 7 percent (6 percent state and 1 percent local option).
The remaining cities and the unincorporated areas do not have a local option tax. Their total rate is 6 percent.

Upcoming activities for North Liberty Community Pantry

NORTH LIBERTY– The North Liberty Community Pantry will be participating in several events this summer and fall. Mark your calendar for these dates:

June 12 – Watch for our float in the North Liberty Fun Days Parade.

June 22-29 – “Candles for a Cause” Earth Home Candles will be donating 20 percent of their sales to the North Liberty Community Pantry during this week. Everyone loves candles for themselves or for a gift. Join us in supporting the pantry through this new small business owned by Chad Chase in Coralridge Mall.

Tiffin Fest 2009 seeking volunteers and participants

TIFFIN– The second annual community celebration, Tiffin Fest 2009, is scheduled for July 10 and 11. The Tiffin Fest committee is currently seeking volunteers, food vendors, and craft show participants.
Want your business to be connected to Tiffin Fest? Become a sponsor. Information can be found on the internet at TiffinFest.com or by emailing TiffinFest09@yahoo.com.

Iowa State Patrol sets June 27 as area's Safe Saturday

DES MOINES– Statistics indicate the month of June is one of the deadlier months for traffic fatalities in Iowa, and that a larger number of these fatal accidents occur on Saturday nights. Therefore, the Iowa State Patrol will launch a special enforcement effort during the month of June dubbed “Safe Saturdays.”

North Liberty Development elects new members

NORTH LIBERTY– North Liberty Development (NLD) board has named new leadership for the 2009-2012 term.
Dennis Tallman, owner of AlphaGraphics, will serve as the group’s President, while Brent Kimm of Legacy Financial Group was elected Vice President for the new term.
The two will replace outgoing President Karen Fesler of Fesler’s, Inc., and current Vice President Richard Anderson of ViraQuest, Inc.