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The Mokena Messenger 021617

16 | February 16, 2017 |

16 | February 16, 2017 | The Mokena Messenger COMMUNITY Once a week is weak. You don’t have to wait until the paper arrives for your news. Announcements It’s a girl! Alyssa Jones (nee Novak) and husband Andrew announce the birth of their first child, a daughter. Eleanor Parker Jones was born Dec. 22 in Durham, North Carolina. Eleanor weighed 7 pounds, 6-½ ounces and measured 19-½ inches in length. She is welcomed by her grandparents, Ron and Elaine Novak, of Mokena, and great-grandmother, Alice Cmeyla, of Orland Park. Make a FREE announcement in The Mokena Messenger. We will publish birth, birthday, military, engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements free of charge. Announcements are due the Thursday before publication. To make an announcement, email Carmen NAWS Illinois Humane Society 9981 W. 190th Street Mokena, IL 60448 Join today to get all the news from your newspaper as it happens—online anytime, anywhere. Visit to become a member. Carmen is a 4-year-old, spayed female medium hair domestic calico. She is a gentle and calm girl that likes attention. She loves to be held and cuddled and would make a wonderful lap cat. To meet her, contact Wendy at (708) 478-5102 or Brought to you by THE MOKENA MESSENGER Want to see your pet featured as The Mokena Messenger’s Pet of the Week? Send your pet’s photo and a few sentences explaining why your pet is outstanding to Editor Tim Carroll at or 11516 W. 183rd St., Office Condo 3, Suite SW, Orland Park, IL 60467. MOKENA the Mokena Messenger | February 16, 2017 | 17 FREE COMMUNITY BUSINESS EXPO & HEALTH FAIR presented by the Mokena Chamber of Commerce SATURDAY, FEB. 2 • 9am–1pm Something for the whole family! Everything your family needs to live, work and play hard in Mokena – right here at the Business Expo & Health Fair. FEATURING GAMES BY First 25 people will receive a FREE GIFT from Whitmore Ace Hardware LIVE DEMOS, FACE PAINTERS, & LIVE ENTERTAINMENT! FREE RAFFLES AND PRIZES! BLOOD PRESSURE TESTS! In Partnership With 708.479.2468 19150 S. Wolf Road, Suite C Mokena, IL 60448