Thanks to those sponsoring Salem fireworks show


To the editor:

As Mayor of the City of Salem, I want to thank the following citizens and organizations for their generous support and sponsorship, and for once again making this year’s fireworks display possible.

It is important to remember that no tax dollars are spent to purchase fireworks. The only money used to fund this city wide event comes entirely from donations made from individuals, organizations and businesses.

PLATINUM SPONSORS: Robert and Linda Sebo, Salem AMVETS Post 45, Mac Manufacturing, Inc.

GOLD SPONSORS: Geoff and Kim Goll, KLG Mobile Intensive Co., Rotary Club of Salem.

SILVER SPONSORS: Fresh Mark, Inc., Howells & Baird, Inc., Jalisco Mexican Restaurant, Perry Township Trustees, Salem Slovak Club, Stratton Chevrolet.

BRONZE SPONSORS: Mayor John C. and Chris Berlin, Betty Brothers, City Auditor; BOC Water Hydraulics, Inc.. Butech, Inc., Monica Chestnut, Church Budget, Ellyson Plumbing & Heating, Ezio’s Italian Restaurant, Gordon Bros., Robert and Marsha Hodgson, Lowry Tool & Die, MacMillan Office Supply, Madden Funeral Home, Muffler Man, Plummer & Jackson, Attorneys; Salem Area Chamber of Commerce, Salem Car Wash, Salem Computer Center, Salem Elks Lodge #305, Salem Sewer & Drain, Salem VFW Post 892, Salem Welding & Supply Company, Tolson Comfort Systems, Zimmerman Capital Management.

PATRON SPONSORS: Attorney Bret Apple, City Treasurer; Annabell’s Restaurant, Dr. Rebecca Brown, OD; BWLK CPA’s Inc., Rick Lutsch; Custom Images, Edward Jones Investments, John Wise; H&R Block, Serafina Mastrangelo; McGarvey Heating, The Moore Agency, Andrew Null, City Councilman; Pastors Lou and Aimee Raymond, Sal Salvino, City Councilman; Salem Fitness Club, Salem Masonic Temple, Timberlanes Complex, Patty Colian.

Finally, I would like to thank American Fireworks of Hudson, Ohio for giving Salem a wonderful fireworks display again this year.

John C. Berlin,

Mayor, City of Salem