Category Archives: 03. Poverty: Action

Local Artisans at Work

What do men do in their spare time?  Watch sports?  I know 2 Anamoose men that enjoy woodworking.  http://picasaweb.google.com/s/c/bin/slideshow.swfIn addition to his job as County Commissioner, Bill Goodwin likes to make children’s furniture, although he has made many shelves for … Continue reading

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Keep Anamoose Beautiful

I think many people in Anamoose have been waiting for warmer weather, as just this last week I see so many people getting their yards & homes fixed up.  There are probably more, but these are the ones I saw: … Continue reading

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Volunteers are Abundant

We have many volunteers in Anamoose.  I will show just a few.  1.  Janice Buchholz planting 4 barrels of petunias on Main St.  2.  Wayne Vanette goes to Granville to get commodities from the McHenry Co Food Pantry during his … Continue reading

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Money, Money, Money

That’s what we need to get our Anamoose Area Foundation Fund moving. The Foundation concept is simple-to create a fund where gifts from many people are pooled together and professionally handled through the ND Community Foundation.  Each year the income will … Continue reading

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A WEDDING YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS

The city of Anamoose is happy to announce the wedding of Ana and Joe on June 28th, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. at the city park.  Ana is at last joining Joe on the welcoming billboard as you come into town.    … Continue reading

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More Strategic Planning

Donna Anderson, our facilitator for the Horizons program, met with us yesterday.  We went through our Strategic Plan (again !) from start to finish, which is 18 pages of projects.  We have accomplished many things, such as:  more meals on … Continue reading

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