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    VAN BUREN COUNTY                                      We’re now on the Web!

Published by Michigan Printing, P.O. Box 340, Gobles, MI 49055 • Ph: (269) 628-5122 • Fax: (269) 628-5198 • E-mail:

               OUR 64TH YEAR - GOBLES, MICHIGAN - MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010

 Could You
 Use Some
 Extra Cash?
                         The price of gold is high!
       McFarland Jewelers in Allegan is buying any day, any time!
                                         If you have any old gold jewelry, even if it is broken,
                                         bring it in to McFarland Jewelers for an instant cash
                                         payment. We are buying all types of gold jewelry -
                                         both white gold and yellow gold.

                             • Class Rings • Wedding Rings
                         • Gold Chains • Bracelets • Dental Gold

 With the price of gold this high, now is
 the time to cash-in. Don’t miss out on this
 opportunity to turn your old jewelry into extra
 cash. McFarland Jewelers is paying the highest
 prices ever. So clean out your jewelry box of
 the old jewelry you are no longer wearing and
 turn it into cash.

                      “Where quality isn’t expensive, it’s priceless”

                                        Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9:00-5:30, Sat. 9-2
                             PAGE 2         “SHOP LOCALLY WITH THE VAN BUREN COUNTY ADVERTISER!”                                           MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010

    Gobles Self Storage                                                  Save money with our multi-policy discount!
        RENT AS LOW AS

           $35.00                                                                      hen you insure your car and home or mobile home with us,
         PER MONTH                                                                     through Auto-Owners Insurance Company, we’ll save you
                  Storage Units from                                                   money with their multi-policy discount! Mature policyholders
                  5’ x 10’                                                  can earn even greater savings. Contact our agency today!
                to 12’ x 30’                                                                                                               “Family-owned & operated since 1931”
                                                                                                                                         Harold J. Fox Insurance Agency
             CALL NOW                                                                                                                    112 E. Spring St., Bloomingdale, MI 49026

             628-7000                                                         After hours & weekends by appt.                                     269-521-7774
   for rate and lease information. Located next to Village Market

  J. Gilbert Landscapes, LLC
                             LANDSCAPE DESIGN                            CLEAN & DEPENDABLE
                              & INSTALLATION                                      Serving
                                                                            Southwestern Michigan
                           Hydroseeding • Lawn Care
                       • Bobcat & Mini-Excavator Service                                                        D. L. MILLER FUNERAL HOME, INC
                           • Retaining Walls: Boulder,                    RADIO DISPATCHED                  BANGOR CHAPEL                 BLOOMINGDALE CHAPEL                       GOBLES CHAPEL
                          Timber or Decorative Block                        • Construction Sites •            258 W. Monroe St.             203 E. Spring P.O. Box 171              208 W. Main P.O. Box 6
                         Concrete Construction                                • Special Events •               Bangor, MI 49013              Bloomingdale, MI 49026                    Gobles, MI 49055
                                                                          Handwashing & Handicap              PH: (269) 427-7551               PH: (269) 521-3121                     PH: (269) 628-2852
                     Stamped Concrete • Exposed Aggregate
                                                                                                            Ryan K. Oliver, manager           Floyd Decker, manager               Lee (Butch) Moore, manager
                        • Driveways • Sidewalks • Patios
                                                                          MULTIPLE UNIT DISCOUNTS
                    Crawlspaces • Additions • Garages Floors.              1-800-223-9563                    Need an
                       Basements • Garages • Pole Barns                             OR CALL

                              NO JOB TOO SMALL!
                                                                                   673-9563                 extra copy?
                              Jesse Gilbert, Owner         accepting
                                                                        DOZER WORK- Brush                     Pick up the
   FREE                      30264 23rd Ave., Gobles         Cards      clearing, grading, backfilling.    Van Buren County
                                 (269) 628-7170                         Call D.M.P. Excavating!
ESTIMATES!                     (269) 628-4712 Fax                                                            Advertiser at
                                                                        Dozer - $75 hour. Backhoe-

 Ad deadline for the Van Buren County Advertiser
                                                                        $60 hour. 269.906.5602.
                                                                                                           Port of Call
 is Thursdays at noon. Ads can be placed by calling,                    FOR RENT- one bedroom,
 e-mail or fax.                                                         one bath, newly decorated.
                                                                        Pole barn and 80 acres for          Mattawan                        GROUND WATER PROFESSIONALS

White Apartments in Bloomingdale                                        your use. Older couple pre-
                                                                        ferred. $800 month plus
   Rents as low as $448. $99 deposit w/1st                              deposit. 628-5502.                 BUYING USED CARS,
                                                                                                           TRUCKS, 3-WHEELERS,
  month’s rent free! Apartments available now!
                                                                        ROASTER PIGS FOR                   4-WHEELERS, MOTOR-
 Certain restrictions apply. Rent based on income. 1 bedroom/2                                             CYCLES, SNOWMO-                 CLASSIFIED ADS - A great way to sell, buy or
                                                                        PARTIES! Cooker free                                               trade! Only 15 words for $6.50! Place your ad
     bedrooms Water sewage, trash & heat included.                                                         BILES running or not. Buy-
                                                                        with pig. Pans of BBQ pork
        CALL: 269-628-2550                                              available. Merchant Pig            ing running and non-run-          today in the Van Buren County Advertiser.
               TDD #1-800-649-3777                                      Roasters, 521-3296 or 269-         ning electric and gas golf       Call 628-5122, fax- 269-628-5198, or e-mail:
 This institution is an equal opportunity provider, and employer        436-0180. Reserve now!             carts. (cell) 269-217-5829.      

                                    Licensed & Insured
                                                                             Remington Excavating                                          NAPA Auto
                                  MIKE’S                                       “For You We Can Move The Earth!”
                                                                                                          • Residential Site Work           Parts of Allegan
                                  Seamless                                                                • Commercial Site Work
                                 Gutters, Inc.                                                            • Demolition                                    269-673-3080
                                                                                                          • Septic Systems                  139 Brady St.
   FREE ESTIMATES!                                                                                        • Driveways                       Allegan, MI
 Phone/Fax: (269) 427-7198
 Bangor, MI 49013
                                                   Mike Pobuda
                                                                                                             Bloomingdale, MI
                                                                                                                                            8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                            Sat. 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

                                                          Bloomingdale                                     Bloomingdale United                                     Living Water’s Church II
                                                         Christian Church                                   Methodist Church                                           00063 M-40 Hwy., Gobles
                                                Sunday School 9:45 am (classes for all ages)                    Sunday School 9:30 am                                 (corner of Baseline & M-40)
                                                        Sunday Worship 11:00 am                                Worship Service 10:40 am                            Sunday Morning Worship 10:00 am
                                                            Awana 5:15 pm                                      Tuesday KidSing 3:00 pm                                   Sunday Evening 6 pm
                                                        Evening Service 6:00 pm                               Tuesday Bible Study 5:00 pm                              Wednesday Evening 7 pm
                                                 Wednesday Prayer & Bible Study 7:00 pm                           Pastor Gene Moore                            Teen Church Sunday10 am & Wednesday 7 pm
                                                             (269)521-4233                                         Phone: 657-6445                                  Childrens Church Every Service
                                                           Pastor Tim Farley                                                                                               Ph: 269-668-4922
                                                                                                                                                                         Pastor Randy Hatfield
                                                               Kendall United                                           St. Jude’s
                                                              Methodist Church                                       Catholic Church                                 Gobles Bethany
                                                              Church School 10:00 am                                    13809 North M-40,                          Presbyterian Church
        Faith of the Apostles                                                                                           PO Box 102, Gobles
           34580 M-40 Hwy., Paw Paw                          Sunday Worship 11:15 am                                   Sunday Mass 9:30 am                                208 W. Exchange St.
             Sunday School 10:00 am                          Pastor Ed Mohr • 628-2263                               Rev. Joseph Xavier, Pastor                             Phone 628-2646
                Worship 11:30 am                               Alcoholics Anonymous                                    Deacon John Bodway                              Sunday Service 11:00 am
            Wed. Bible Class 7:00 pm                              Tues & Fri 8 pm                                         Phone 628-2219                                Sunday School 11:00 am
               Pastor David Harn                                                                                                                                          Alcohol Anonymous
                 269-253-1100                                                                                                                                           Wednesday Eves • 8 pm
                                                                                                                          First                                          Rev. Charles Schantz
                                                                          Kal-Haven                                                                                Office Hours 10am-6pm Thursday
                                                                       Community Church                        Congregational Church
    Gobles United Methodist Church                                     Sunday Worship 10:30 am                  54128 CR 388, PO Box 166                                    St. Mary’s
            210 E. Exchange St., Gobles                              Wed. Night Bible Study 7:00 pm                 Grand Junction, MI                                   Catholic Church
     Adult & Children Worship Service 9:30 am                       Youth Group Sunday Night 6-8pm                   Phone 434-6117                                        Paw Paw Masses
           Adult Sunday School 10:45 am                                  313 Depot St., Gobles                     Sunday School 10 am                                     Saturday 5:00 pm
                  Pastor Ed Mohr                                           Pastor Gary Napp                       Sunday Worship 11 am                                Sunday 8:00 am & 11:00 am
                                           628-2288                             Rev. Edith Winter                                  Rev. Joseph Xavier, Pastor
                            PAGE 3         “SHOP LOCALLY WITH THE VAN BUREN COUNTY ADVERTISER!”                                          MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010
                                                                          Taxidermy since 1953!
                                                                           Taxidermy since 1953!
                                                                             RYNO                                 When you’re a local family-owned business,
                                                                                                                   “doing business” is more than just a sale!
                                                                        CERTIFIED MASTER                          Our way of “doing business” means taking time
                                                                          TAXIDERMIST                      to talk to you, providing answers without excuses and
• White enameled aluminum stops any and all leaks for the full life      Specializing fish &
                                                                        Specializing inin fish & deer.
  of your mobile GUARANTEED!                                             Call Call to our our
                                                               visit visit showroom       treating you like you’re important!
• Thick layer of foam insulation drastically reduces winter heating       on Mill Lake Road,
                                                                         showroom on Mill Gobles.
  by 35% or more – GUARANTEED!
• Overhang at eaves eliminates stains and streaking. No more
                                                                         Lake Road, Gobles.
                                                                          628-2587                               BECAUSE WE CARE - WE OFFER:
  coating and caulking.                                                 628-2587                                           ~ Samples with no deposit down
                    Made in Good Old U.S.A.
                   START TO FINISH                                                                                         ~ Clearly priced carpet
     We MANUFACTURE Your Roof • We INSTALL Your Roof                                                                       ~ Separately priced carpet and padding
     12 x 60   $2,980 Installed            14 x 70    $3,980                                                               ~ Measurements taken at your home by a salesperson
                                                                                                                           ~ Guaranteed installation
                1-800-872-2089                                          MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE
                       SPECIAL COUPON                                   SALE - Rain or Shine. Au-
        $200 OFF REGULAR PRICE                                          gust 27 & 28, 9-5. 659 40th
                 EXPIRES SEPT. 10th, 2010 - 4 PM                        St., one mile north of            TWO GREAT LOCATIONS - KALAMAZOO & GOBLES
                                                                        Cheshire Center. Girls             4015 Portage, Milwood Shopping Center                          301 S. State St., Gobles
                                                                        through adult clothes,                          269-342-2878                                           628-2185
               Double D
               Heating & Cooling
                                                    O ve r 13 Ye a
                                                    Ex p e rien c ers
                                                                        household items, misc.
                                                                        men’s items and much
                Owner Dan Brownell
  Repair • Emergency Service • Furnace Replacement                      ALLEGAN ANTIQUE                     “No Problem” farm insurance
                                                                        MARKET- Sunday, August
New Construction Installation • A/C Service & Installation
                                                                        29. 400 exhibitors. Rain or           at a down-to-earth price.
     • Oil
                                        24-Hour Service                 shine. 8:00 a.m. to 4:00
                                                                        p.m., located at the Fair-
     • Gas                              365 Days a Year!                grounds. Right in Allegan,              ou can’t count on perfect weather from
     • Air to Air Heat Pumps                                            Michigan. $4.00 admission.              Mother Nature, but you can rely on us
     • Geo-Thermal Units                (269) 521-3515                                                     for “No Problem” farm insurance at a
                                                                        FOR SALE - 12x60 trailer           very down-to-earth price. Contact us
 LYON APARTMENTS IN PAW PAW                                             on Duck Lake, Gobles, MI.
                                                                                                           today about Farm Pak or Select-O-Pak
                                                                        resort. May through Octo-
  Rents as low as $393.00. $99 deposit w/1st month’s
                                                                        ber. Lot fee. New tin roof,        protection from Auto-Owners Insurance.
   rent free! 2-Bedroom apartments available now!
                                                                        new hot water heater, 90%
  Certain restrictions apply. Rent based on income starting at          furnished. Good fishing
 $414 for 2 bedroom. Water sewage, trash & heat included.               and water sports. $7,500.
          CALL: 269-657-2747                                            Call (219) 462-6246.
                 TDD #1-800-649-3777                                    ITEMS NEEDED FOR
 This institution is an equal opportunity provider, and employer        CONSIGNMENT AUC-
                                                                        TION! Sunday, Sept. 12th,

 Camp Critter Country                                                   9 a.m., during Michigan                            Located at: 203 S. State Street in Gobles              A member of:
                                                                        Flywheelers Museum’s                               Phone: 628-2691 or 628-2107
                                                                                                                           Ask Agent Brad Newell for details
         Upscale Dog Boarding & Grooming                                "Antique Engine & Tractor
                                                                        Show.” Call at 269-665-
 •     16 Years of Service
 •     Member of the Pet Care
       Services Association                                             JACK’S MAJOR APPLI-
 •     5 Community Play Yards                                           ANCE REPAIR- Washers,
       100 Acres of Trails & Ponds
       Cageless Themed Suites
         w/ Televisions
                                                                        dryers, stoves, refrigera-
                                                                        tors, freezers, dishwash-
                                                                        ers. Over 35 years experi-
                                                                                                                BENEFIT • Email:           ence. 269-521-6422.
 4747 102nd Ave, Grand Junction, MI 49056      Tel: 269-521-4424
                                                                        FOR RENT - Home on one
                                                                        acre, Bloomingdale area.
                                                                                                            BREAKFAST BUFFET
 LANE SOFT WATER                                                        One bedroom, one bath, cen-
                                                                        tral air, and storage shed.
                                                                        First and last rent plus secu-
                                                                                                             Sunday, August 29th 8 AM - 11 AM
                                                                        rity deposit. References a
                                                                        must. (269) 303-9810.
                  SERVICE SINCE 1959                                    STEINMAN SEPTIC AND                         CONSERVATION CLUB
                                                                        EXCAVATING L.L.C. - Sep-
                         132 Grand St., Allegan                         tic systems installed, re-               16681 41st. Street - Bloomingdale, MI
                                                                        paired, cleaned. All types of
                                                                        excavation. We haul gravel,
                                                                                                            All proceeds to go to our Treasurer (Ringer) due to illness.
         Phone: 673-3272                                                sand, top soil. 808-0670
                                                                                                            PLEASE COME SUPPORT HIM AND HIS FAMILY!!

                                                                                   “Time for that pre-season check-up!!”

                                                   + Licensed                                                                                 AUTO GLASS BY GOBLES
                                       Plus            & Insured         Cycle                                                                   For All Your Automotive Glass Needs!

                                                                                                                                                    Complete guarantees on all jobs!
                      James Woody                                                                                                                     Insurance claims welcomed.
              Specializing in concrete work;                                                                                                    (Let me help for glass claim instructions)
            home improvements & landscaping.                                                                                                    AFFORDABLE PRICING - CONSISTENTLY
       Over 20 years experience. Free Estimates.                               •Motorcycles • Parts • Repair • ATVs
                                                                            33195 M-43 Hwy., Paw Paw M, T, T, & F – 9-6p.m.                         CALL (269) 760-2781 OR
                Phone: (269) 599-5572
                                                                             (269) 628-5471                       WED. – 9-9p.m.
                                                                                                                  SAT. – 9-3p.m.                 (269) 657-2781 and ask for Dave.

                                                                                                          Serving Van Buren
                                                                                                          & Allegan Counties                         Osmun & Willsea
                                                                                                                                                            BARBER & BEAUTY SHOP
                                                                                                              Locally Owned                                 SPECIALIZING IN WOMEN’S AND
                                                                                                                & Operated                                 MEN’S CUTS, STYLING AND PERMS!
                    Bert Carrion M.D.                                                                                                                   CALL LOU ANN      AND   RON    AT
                   Kristin Meadows PA-C                                                                  ANDY PETERSON
                        FAMILY PRACTICE
   406 N. State St.,
  Gobles, MI 49055
                                             PH: (269) 628-2196
                                            FAX: (269) 628-2363                                            521-6462                                    Hrs: T-F: 8-5:30, Sat: 8-3:30, Closed Mon.
                                                                                                                                                   Downtown Gobles • Walk-ins welcome!
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                                                                                       Jasper Clinic, Inc., Kalamazoo is looking for
                                                                                           healthy research volunteers who are:
                                                                          •   Willing to take an investigational research medication.
                                                                          •   Males and females, age 18 – 55.
                                                                          •   Not taking prescription medication.
                                                                          •   Within a specific weight range for their height, may be moderately overweight.
            Large                                                         •   Able to stay 8 nights and 9 days and return for 4 outpatient visits.
 Chicken Salad,                                 Your choice
                                                                          •   Females must be surgically sterile or 2 years post-menopausal.

 Chicken Bacon                              $ 00
                                                                              Participation will begin September 16. For more information about this research

   Salad or
  Taco Salad
                                                 5                            study, please call the Recruiters at (269) 276-8899 or 1-800-458-6072 or visit our
                                                                                            website Receive up to $1,762.

                                                                        WANTED- Clean fill dirt.
                                                                        Contact Eric at (269) 217-

12” Cheese Pizza          14” Cheese Pizza 16” Cheese Pizza

$ 99                      $ 99 $ 99
Add Topping - $1.29
                          Add Topping - $1.59
                                                  Add Topping - $1.89
                                                                        4 FAMILY GARAGE SALE-
                                                                        August 27, 28 & September
                                                                        3 & 4, 9-5. Triple bunk bed.
                                                                        Lots of furniture, name
                                                                        brand clothes all sizes. Air
 SATURDAY NIGHT                                                         conditioner, leather coats,
                                                                        household items, tools, lots
     SPECIAL!                                                           of miscellaneous. 41278
                                                                        6th Avenue, Bloomingdale.
     16” Cheese, one topping
                 Pizza                                                  STUMP GRINDING- Fast
                                                                        service, fair price. Call
  Large Garden Salad, 2 lt. Pop                                         George at 269-673-3716,
                                                                        cell 269-207-1905.

          $                    00
              14                        (269) 628-2814
                                                                        TVH CONSTRUCTION-
                                                                        Quality work at affordable
                                                                        prices. Call Tim for all your
                                                                        home repair needs. 269-

   407 S. State St.                               GOBLES                 ANTENNA - TELEVISION
                                                                             VCR REPAIR
                                                                                J&J Service
   Bloomingdale Citizen of the Year                                      CR 388, Grand Junction                            Patsy M. Hawes
                                                                                434-6475                                Feb. 12, 1943 – Aug. 22, 2005

             Dinner 2008                                                BUYING JUNK CARS-
                                                                        269-521-6224. Also 24
                                                                        hours towing.
                                                                                                                            Though it’s been a while
                                                                                                                            Through space and time we’ve been apart
                                                                                                                            like yesterday it seems to me
                                                                                                                            ‘cause I still feel you in my heart
         This year we are honoring ...                                  QUEEN BEDROOM SET
                                                                                                                            I see your eyes in the stars
                                                                                                                            hear your voice in the wind
 Herb & Cherry Van Horn                                                 FOR SALE - Brand new 5-
                                                                        piece set only $379, in-
                                                                                                                            Sisters we were born
                                                                                                                            Best friends to the end
           Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009                                     cludes Bookcase Head-
                                                                        board. 269-200-6910.
                                                                                                                            I’ll hold you in my memories
                                                                                                                            until we meet again.
• Social Time: 6:30 P.M, Dinner: 7:00 P.M.                              MIX HAY - $3.00 bale. 521-
                                                                                                                                             Loved and Missed dearly, Sally
• At the BCI COMMUNITY ROOM.                                            3219.
• Tickets are $15 each and are available from Nelda Van Horn,
                                                                        TWO SMALL HORSES
  Vicki Hale or at the Bloomingdale Telephone Co.                       TO GOOD HOME. Six year
• We need to have an accurate dinner count, so the last day to          old mare and 10 year old
  purchase tickets is Friday, Aug. 28, 2009.                            gelding. 628-4367.

 Call (269) 521-7301 for more information.
  COPIES - only 10¢ at the Van Buren County Advertiser, Gobles
                                                                        MOVING SALE- August 28
                                                                        (only) 9-5. 16885 47th
                                                                        Street Grand Junction cor-
                                                                        ner of 17th & 47th between
                                                                        Bear and Jeptha Lake.
                                                                        Clothes, antiques,fishing
                                                                        equipment & tools.

                                                                        NEED CUSTOM INVITATIONS? We carry a complete line for weddings, birthdays, anni-
                                                                        versaries and more at the Van Buren County Advertiser, downtown Gobles, 628-5122.

                                                                                                              Must present coupon                Must present coupon

                                                                                                            $ 00
                                                                         EVERY BATTERY FOR EVERY NEED
                                                                                                               5        OFF                $ 99
                                                                         3515 Stadium Drive
                                                                           Kalamazoo, MI                   PHONE                           WATCH
                                                                            269-488-6587                 BATTERIES!                       BATTERIES
                      PAGE 5      “SHOP LOCALLY WITH THE VAN BUREN COUNTY ADVERTISER!”                              MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010
                                                     LAWRENCE FARMERS
                                                     MARKET - Saturdays in the
                                                     park! 9am-1pm fun, fresh
                                                     & local! See you there.
                                                                                                               UÜ|wtÄ & Beyond
                                                                                                                         uç ]tÅ|                                                  Ltd.

                                                     NEW LIVING ROOM                                                232 E. Michigan Ave., Paw Paw, MI 49013 • 269-415-0225
                                                     PIECES FOR SALE - Love
                                                     seat $147, Sofa $187, Re-
                                                     cliner $197, these are new                                              SIDEWALK
                                                                                                                            SALES EVENT!
                                                     items in plastic and they are
                                                     priced to go! Call now for
                                                     best selection, can deliver.
                                                     269-200-6910.                                                FROM NOW thru the WINE & HARVEST FESTIVAL!
                                                      HEALTH INSURANCE-
                                                      Affordable plans from sev-
                                                      eral companies. New plans
                                                                                      Tues, Thurs, Fri 11-6
                                                                                                                   Select from racks of pageant, prom,
                                                                                                                  Mother of Bride, and Flower Girl gowns
                                                                                                                             ALL priced at ...
                                                                                                                                                                  $   50          each!

                                                                                      Wed 11-8 • Sat 10-4
                                                      from Priority Health. Scott        Sun by appt.            BRING IN THIS AD & RECEIVE AN EXTRA 10% OFF!
                                                      Richards, Gobles Insur-
                                                      ance 628-2107.
                                                                                                      Club Keno! Pull Tabs! Club Keno! Pull Tabs!
                                                     NEW MATTRESSES FOR
                                                     SALE - Pillow-top Styles                                 Doug’s Grillin’ Fri. & Sat.
                                                     from $69; Twin, Full or
                                                     Queen all sizes ONLY $69!                                    Night Dinners!
                                                     Box foundations available
   Sign ups for 2011 Miss/Mr. and
 Little Miss/Mr. Bloomingdale                        1st come, 1st serve only can

                                                                                                                            $ 00
 Scholarship Pageant now through                     deliver 269-200-6910.                                                                                        $
                                                                                                                                                                   5 Burger
 Sept. 15.
   Call Deb Fleetwood @ 1-269-716-8039 or Penn
 Thurston @ 1-269-547-4280 for details or if you
                                                     STEINMAN SEPTIC AND
                                                     EXCAVATING L.L.C. - Sep-
                                                     tic systems installed, re-
                                                                                          Green Fees                  THURSDAYS!                              $
                                                                                                                                                                   & Fries

 have any questions.                                 paired, cleaned. All types of
                                                                                                                                                                  5 Pitchers
                                                                                             $                             After 4 pm
                                                     excavation. We haul gravel,
                                                     sand, top soil. 808-0670
                                                                                                                                                               Miller Lite,
                                                                                                                                                              Bud, Bud Lite

Gobles Pharmacy                                       LAND WANTED TO
                                                      LEASE: Advance pay-             269-427-7502           
                                                                                                                                                       20557 47th Street
                                                                                                                                                        Bloomingdale, MI
206 S. State Gobles, MI 49055 269-628-2650            ment. Wahmhoff Farms.
                                                      Contact Ken 628-4308.

                  Summer’s                           ITEMS NEEDED FOR

                                                     CONSIGNMENT AUC-

                                                     TION! Sunday, Sept. 12th,
                                                     9 a.m., during Michigan                  Nathan and Janet Baylor
                                                     Flywheelers Museum’s
       Stop in and check out the                     "Antique Engine & Tractor
                                                     Show.” Call at 269-665-
          BARGAINS on                                0894.
  SUMMER MERCHANDISE!                                 WOLVERINE COACH
                                                      TRUCK CAPS- new and

      $ Up to $ $ $                                   used. Repair work and re-
                                                      placement glass on all
     50% OFF!                                         brands. Trailer wiring on all
                                                      kinds. Locks and accesso-
                                                      ries for trucks and SUVs.

 Make Your Ad                                                                               Nathan and Janet Baylor of Bloomingdale, Michigan celebrated their 60th wedding
Stand Out From                                                                            anniversary. Nathan Baylor and the former Janet Visscher were married in Kalama-
                                                                                          zoo, Michigan on Aug. 26, 1950. A family celebration was held at Three Mile Lake in
   the Rest ...                                                                           Paw Paw.

Add some                                                                                     They recently returned from a two week trip to Gallatin Gateway, Montana where
                                                                                          they visited with members of their first congregation (1959-1964). Their children and
                                                                                          spouses are: Nathan and Brenda Baylor of Bangor, Ronald and Maryjane Baylor of

Color!                                                                                    Kalamazoo, David and Elizabeth Baylor of Grand Junction, Timothy and Joan Baylor
                                                                                          of Niles, and Mary and Andy Potts of Bloomingdale, all of Michigan.
                                                                                            They have 13 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
                                                                                            Mr. Baylor, who is retired, was employed as a pastor and realtor-broker. Janet, who
                                                                                          is retired, was employed at Bloomingdale Public Schools.

                                                                                                   Jasper Clinic, Inc., Kalamazoo is looking for
                                                                                                        healthy research subjects who are:
                                                                                      •   Willing to take an investigational research medication.
                                                                                      •   Males and females, age 18 – 45.
                                                                                      •   NONSMOKERS
                                                                                      •   Not taking prescription medication.
                                                                                      •   Within a specific weight range for their height.
                                                                                      •   Females must be surgically sterile and/or post-menopausal.
                                                                                      •   Able to stay in the unit overnight, 2 times and another 2 times for 12 days and
                                                                                          nights for a total of 26 days and nights.
                                                                                      Participation will begin September 16. For more information about this research
                                                                                      study, please call the Recruiters at (269) 276-8899 or 1-800-458-6072 or visit our
                                                                                      website Qualified participants may receive up to $5,318.

                                                                                                     SUPPORT YOUR
                                                                                                   LOCAL BUSINESSES -
                                                                                                    BUY LOCALLY!
                               PAGE 6         “SHOP LOCALLY WITH THE VAN BUREN COUNTY ADVERTISER!”                           MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010
                                                                     CONSERVATION                        Is your decreased sexual
                                                                     “All you can eat”
                                                                      BREAKFAST                         desire causing you distress
                                                                        BUFFET                            or problems with your
                                                                     Every Sunday
                                                                       8 a.m. - 11 a.m.                    current relationship?
                                                                       $7 donation
                                                                       16681 41st St.                  If you’ve been feeling a decrease in your desire for
                                                                     521-3297 • Public Welcome         intimacy for at least 6 months and it is negatively
                                                                        Club Rental Available
                                                                           Trap Shooting               affecting your relationship, you may be experiencing
                                                                                                       a condition known as Hypoactive Sexual Desire
                                                                                                       Disorder (HSDD).
                                                                                                       If you have HSDD you may qualify for a clinical
           2 great companies under 1 roof!                           GARAGE SALE- August               research study of an investigational medication for
                  Sport Court Construction
                                                                     26, 27, 28 & 29, 9-5. 216
                                                                     Division Street, Bangor, two      post-menopausal women with decreased sexual desire.
                                                                     blocks south of library.
                                                                                                       This study will require 2 overnight visits and 9
                  Dan’s Tree Service                                 Three families accumulation
                                                                     of everything! Household,         outpatient visits (including some evening visits) over
 Tree Removal • Tree Trimming • Bobcat                               tools, bikes, scooters, furni-
Work • Concrete Sidewalk, Driveways,                                 ture, books, VHS and CDs          an 11-day period.
Floors • Game Court Contractor: basketball,                          - all low priced!
tennis, volleyball, golf greens, pickleball
Building Construction.                                               AFFORDABLE AUTOS -
                                                                                                       Qualified Participants will receive: Study medication,
                         628-4744                                    Specializing in $3,000 and        study-related medical exams, and laboratory tests.

                                                                     u     n    d     e   r   .
                                                                      Compensation may be provided for time and travel.
                                                                     or call John 269-217-5829.

                                                                        IT HAPPENED IN                     For more information, please call the
              “NEW HOURS”                                                  AUGUST ...
        Tuesday - Friday 10 am - 6 pm
                                                                     23- Singing in the Rain Day,       Recruiters at Jasper Clinic, Inc. Kalamazoo
                                                                     Gene Kelly's birthday, 1912
              Evening’s By Appointment.                              26- Steamboat birthday,           at 269-276-8899 or 1-800-458-6072 or visit
      Call 628-5450 for an appointment.
                  Walk-ins welcome.
                                                                     27- Mother Teresa's birth-             our website
                                                                     day. Born in 1910.
   Located within Sunburst Tanning 703 N. State Gobles               27- First Kiss Day, 1929,
                                                                     Popeye and Olive Oyl had
                                                                     their first kiss
 Accepting Sealed Bids for the
                                                                                                                Van Buren County
                                                                     27- Tarzan's birthday, 1912
                                                                     29- Mary Poppin's birthday,
Snow Removal Season 2010-2011

                                                                                                           Sheriff’s Cor ner
                                                                     31- Princess Diana Memo-
     For the Village of Breedsville                                  rial Day

              Call President Hammond                                  FAX IT - at the Van
                                                                                                                                                         en trailer used
                    269-427-7281                                      Buren County Adver-
                                                                      tiser,    downtown              Incident type: Request for Information on stol
                  for specifications                                                                                                                   de
            Must be available for review by
                                                                      Gobles, 628-5122. We            for the South Haven Blueberry Festival Para
             September 14, 2010 7:00 pm
                                                                      can send or receive
                                                                                                      Date & Time: Wed 08/11/2010 at 7pm
                                                                      your faxes!                                                                     Hwy, South Haven
                                                                                                      Location of Incident: 72000 block of M-43
    Corcoran Apartments in Gobles
                                                                     CLASSIFIED ADVERTIS-             Township, Van Buren County, Michigan
                                                                                                                                                           er with side
                                                                                                      ehicle Involved: Black colored ready built trail
                                                                     ING has the potential to be
     2 Bedroom Now Available                                         one of the best kinds of
                                                                                                                                                           de in South
RENT STARTS AT - $435                                                marketing for you and your        rails, (To be used in Saturday’s Blueberry Para
                                                                                                                                                       n rear gate with
FREE heat & water 1 bedroom/2 bedroom. Rent based on in-             business. If used correctly,
                                                                     it can help you with reach-
                                                                                                       Haven.) 8 X 16 foot trailer with drop dow
come. Laundry on site.
                                             • TDD #1-800-649-3777   ing a wide array of people        wooden side rails.
                                                                                                                                                          ing a blue col-
         PLEASE CALL: 269-270-7634                                   while presenting you with a       Suspect Information: 3 unknown subjects driv
     Equal Housing Opportunity                                       number of options. We can
                                                                                                       ored Dodge Ram style pickup truck
     This institution is an equal opportunity provider,& employer    help! Call the Van Buren                                                              ce from the
                                                                     County Advertiser at 628-             Sheriff Dale R. Gribler is requesting assistan
                                                                                                                                                         from the South
NEED RETIREMENT INCOME FROM IN-                                      5122.                              community in trying to locate a stolen trailer
                                                                                                                                                       Saturday’s South
VESTMENTS? Call Rick Buller at Edward                                 ANTENNA - TELEVISION              Haven area that was intended to be used in
                                                                                                                                                           Blueberry Court
Jones (269)686-8025.                                                      VCR REPAIR                    Haven Blueberry Festival parade to honor the
                                                                                                                                                        s took a report of a
                                                                                                        of South Haven. Upon 08/11/2010, Deputie
                                                                           J&J Service                                                                 block of M-43
                                                                      CR 388, Grand Junction            stolen trailer from a residence in the 72000
                                                                                                                                                         ough an investi-
                                                                           434-6475                     Hwy located in South Haven Township. Thr
 4” wells, screen changes, pump sales & repair                                                                                                              ge Ram Pickup
                                                                                                        gation, it was revealed that a blue colored Dod
  Holidays &         521-4923 /377-8939                              NEW LIVING ROOM
                                                                     PIECES FOR SALE - Love              Truck with three occupants was seen pulling
                                                                                                                                                          the trailer from
  after hours         NOW ACCEPTING Visa/Mastercard                                                                                                     eastbound on M-
                                                                     seat $147, Sofa $187, Re-           the front yard of the residence and last seen
                                                                     cliner $197, these are new
Craig Cooley Builder                                                 items in plastic and they are
                                                                     priced to go! Call now for             Sheriff Gribler and deputies are asking for assi
                                                                                                                                                              stance in
                                                                                                                                                           responsible for
                                                                     best selection, can deliver.        locating this trailer and the possible suspects
                     628-2942                                        269-200-6910.
                                                                                                         the crime. Any information into the location
                                                                                                                                                           of the trailer or
                                                                                                                                                          Van Buren
                                                                     LUMBER LUMBER LUM-                   the suspect’s information is asked to call the
 Licensed & Insured • New or Remodeled                               BER is available at Healy            County Sheriff’s Office or
                                                                                                          CRIME STOPPERS..........................800-342
                                                                     True Value in Gobles. 628-
       Interior or Exterior Decks                                    2584.
                                                                                                                                                            0 or
       Cabinet Work          Siding                                                                       SILENT OBSERVER.........................343-210
       Trim Work             Concrete                                FOR RENT- two bedroom,                866-774-2345
                                                                     mobile home. Gobles area.
        Quality Work/Competitive Prices                              No pets. 628-2127.

                                                                                    This Ain’t
      MEAT SPECIALS                                                               NO BULL!
                                                                              We cut only USDA Choice Beef! Remember - Ridgeway’s
                                                                                  meat is ALWAYS fresh cut - NOT pre-packaged!
                                                                                        BAR-B-QUE or
                       $ 19                                 $ 69
STEAK                   3       lb.
                                         STEAKS              2        lb.                TEQUILA LIME
U.S.D.A. CHOICE BEEF                     HOMEMADE                                           WINGS
                       $ 09                                 $ 99
ROAST                   3      lb.
                                         SAUSAGE             1        lb.                      $1.99 LB.
                                                                                            – BOX B –
                       $ 19
                        3       lb.
                                                            $ 99
                                                             2       lb.
                                                                                  10 ct. 8 oz. NEW YORK STRIP STEAK
                                                                                  7# ROLLED BONELESS BEEF ROAST
                                                                                  10# HAMBURGER
                                                                                  5# ROUND STEAK

                                                                                                      $                    00
        Now Picking Our Own
           SWEET CORN!!
                                                                                  2# CUBE STEAK

                                                                                 29# OF MEAT             119
                                                                  DELI SPECIALS
                                        Homegrown                     BAKED                       PROVOLONE
                                     GRAPE TOMATOES                    HAM                         CHEESE
       Beans                             2 Pints
                                                                    $ 99                            $ 89
       99              ¢
                                              1                        3          lb.                   3        lb.
                                                                                                     $ 09
     Green Peppers,
                                      Red, Green or Black
 Cucumbers or Green Onions
                                        Grapes                    BREAST                                            lb.
                                      $ 19
                1                         1        lb.
                                          10 lb. Bag
                                                                    All gallons

                                                                   MILK                                   3 $ 29
         Black or Red
                                             Russet                Kreamo Big Value WHITE
                                                                                                        3/$ 99
                                        $ 49
                                                                  BREAD                                    2
       99               lb.                2       each                    Prices good 08/23/10 thru 08/29/10

                                                                              9-6 Seven days a week
                                                                  “Quality Service at NO extra charge!”
                                                                  Produce: 269-427-5973 Meat: 269-427-7472
                                                                        We reserve the right to limit quanities.
                                                                    We accept Bridge Cards for food purchases only.

                                             RIDGEWAY FARMS MARKET
                                                                                      Located 1 1/2 miles east of
                                                            BANGOR                      Bangor on M-43 Hwy.
                  PAGE 8     “SHOP LOCALLY WITH THE VAN BUREN COUNTY ADVERTISER!”               MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010

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                                                                     $                                   $   89995
        2 Pc. Queen Set                                                                             2 Pc. Queen Set
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                                                   Latex Beds Are On Sale                        Twin Set . . . $  699
      Full Set . . $64995                          Queen Posturepedic
                                                                                                 Full Set . . . . $84995
      King Set . $99995                        Floor Samples Cleaned Out!                        King Set $1,09995

        Mattress Sets                                                                             SUPER                     10 Year
     Starting at $   16995                                                                         BUY!                    Warranty!

           Royal Quilt Firm                         Dover Cushion Firm                           Aberdeen Plush or Firm
                $ 29995                                   $ 39995                                        49995
          2 Pc. Queen Set                           2 Pc. Queen Set                               2 Pc. Queen Set
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