Connect With John – July 31st 2020

Dear Chamber Supporters:   After all the rain this week, Cherry’s and my first thoughts were, “it’s good to be living on top of a hill now!” Having spent the first 39 years of our married lives living several hundred yards from Tauy Creek, the greater than 3 inches of...

Connect With John – July 24th 2020

Dear Chamber Supporters:   It seems like July has just flown by this year…it’s hard to believe we are at the end of the month already! Personally, I have enjoyed watching the Neowise Comet in the night sky during July…here’s a picture if you haven’t ventured out about...

Connect With John – July 17th 2020

Dear Chamber Supporters:   This was Franklin County Fair week…the hot and dry weather seemed like fair week but it hardly seemed like the Franklin County Fair. When my kids were growing up this was always one of the biggest weeks/events of the year. Getting animals...

Connect With John – July 10th 2020

Dear Chamber Supporters:   It was a great Chautauqua Festival fireworks display last Saturday…on a beautiful summer evening. My family sat in our yard and enjoyed the fireworks from the community display as well as many personal displays all over the city…we had a...

Connect With John – July 3rd 2020

Dear Chamber Supporters:   I hope you are already enjoying your Independence Day Holiday in some fashion…we need something to celebrate more than ever right now. Democracy and freedom are as good as anything…even though we are all feeling a little pent-up and...