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Months of hard work saves booya!

September 12, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The Harvest Booya and Finnfest went on hiatus last year due to lack of volunteers, but Stacy Breden and Julie Arnold have dedicated the past six months to bringing the booya back. This weekend, they will see the fruits of their labor. Continue Reading

Save the Booya!

February 28, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Last year, the organizers of the Harvest Booya and Finnfest had to make a tough decision. The ranks of volunteers were thinning and younger ones were not stepping in to fill the roster, so in 2012, for the first time since 1985, the booya was cancelled. Unwilling to give up on the beloved fall festival, Stacy Breden and Julie Arnold went to work–now they are hoping to Save the Booya. Continue Reading