August Puttin' On Pekin Breakfast

Sixty-two chamber members and guests attended the August 9 Puttin' On Pekin Breakfast held at the Avanti's Dome. Our emcee, Amy Lynn Wilson, presented Dave Osborn with the early prize. David & Collette Huskisson, owners of Brady's Carpet Cleaners were presented with the Blue Ribbon Award by committee member Rose Hasler. It was in recognition of their improvements at their Court Street facility. Pekin Postmaster Eric Anske was the featured speaker and he presented information on the services offered to businesses by the U.S. Postal Service. He also spoke about the renaming of the Pekin Post Office to the Lance Corporal Jordan S. Bastean Post Office. Dr. Jeff W. Dill won the late prize and Jeremy Test excepted the Sunshine Award for U.S. Cellular who was recognized for their community involvement. You can see more pictures from this event at:


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