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Mayor of Braidwood, Bill Rulien (shown on right), presented Pam Dell’Aquilla, Sandy Fletcher, and Noreen Clover (left to right), on behalf of the Braidwood Area Healthy Community Coalition, with $703 check from the proceeds gained from the car entry fees and the 50/50 raffle that was held at the annual Braidwood Route 66 Cruisin’ event on Saturday, Sept. 21.

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Members of the Braidwood Area Healthy Community Coalition; (shown left to right) Pete Dell’Aquila, project coordinator, and Tim Ricketts, Reed-Custer High School’s principal as well as one of the coalition's initial founders; spoke about the local problem of teen drinking.