Gratitude for success of Adopt a Planter program

To the editor,

Over the years, the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce’s Salem Beautification Committee, has had a very successful Adopt a Planter program, and this year is no exception. We appreciate the following people for supporting our efforts in beautifying our downtown area and for sponsoring flower urns.

Continued supporters: Robin Heestand, Attorney Fred and Bev Naragon, Ken Rapini, Salem Car Wash; Elizabeth Thatcher, Daniel Evanoff, Margie Engle, Sally Mainwaring, Patty Colian, Jock Buta, Butech Bliss; Karen Divers, Salem Fitness Center; Attorney Bruce Williams, Beth Volosin, Publisher, Salem News; Brian Henderson, Postmaster, Salem Post Office and Jerry Buckley, Huntington Bank.

To our new sponsors: Sara Baer, Abi Laughlin, Pizza Joe’s; Ron & Sandy Crumbaker, JeanAlice Fehr, Madelyn Knepper, Betty Brothers, Auditor of the City of Salem; Salem Welding and Supply, and Denise Mayhew

Donation: The Salem Hunting Club and Home Depot

Water sources: Attorney Geoff & Kim Goll, Mike Cranmer, Mike’s Penn Grille; and Mary Winch Korff, Stratos Wealth Partners

To our faithful Salem Beautification members for maintaining and watering the urns throughout the summer: Shelby Shambach, Beauty on Broadway; Isabel Huber, Molly Copacia, Robin and Brian Falk, Alawn Landscaping; and Carolyn Jones. Many thanks also to Tom Corso and Marlene Knezetic.

We appreciate everyone who has invested either their time or money into making Salem more attractive. Without their support, we could not have a successful Adopt a Planter program.

Salem Beautification Committee Co-Chairmen:

Karen L. Carter,

Jennifer Brown,

Elaine Kothera