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Fair Weather for Fanwood Street Festival

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Business owners gather at the FBPA table during the Fanwood Street Fair on Sunday, June 8. Left to right: Peter Chemidlin, President of Family Investors Company; Russ Huegel (rear row), Fanwood Council President; Marci Semel, owner, Mara's Cafe & Bakery; Amy Boroff, owner, Be Craftful; Rick Lisojo, owner, SKY Yoga; Paul, Nick's pizza; Stephanie Allgeier, Little Hearts, Big World CPR Instruction; Andrea Helender, owner, Andrea Helender Designs; Jeni DiVirgilio, President, Fanwood Business and Professional Assn. Credits: Tom Kranz
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FANWOOD, NJ -- Under sunshine and warm temperatures, local residents strolled along South Avenue and Martine Avenue for the annual  Fanwood Street Fair, which featured, crafts, food and informative exhibitors, rides for the kids and music, too. 

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