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									Wonderful
 Wedding
  Jewish News of Greater Phoenix
S12 – Wonderful Wedding/JEWISH NEWS OF GREATER PHOENIX — June 10, 2011




           Photo courtesy of: Scott Schauer Photographs




                                                                                                                                                   Wonderful
                                                                                                                                                   Wedding
                                                                                                             Passing down memories ............................. S13
                                                                                                             Bridal beauty ............................................... S14
                                                                                                             Magic shots ................................................. S16
                                                                                                             Location, location, location ........................ S18
                                                                                                             The perfect date ......................................... S19
                                                                                                             Advertiser listings ....................................... S20



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                       Passing down memories
                                        The importance of family heirlooms
MAriLyN HAwkES                                           daughters, so my nieces will,” she says.
Staff writer                                                She also wore her mother’s veil during the cer-


Y       our wedding day will be one of the most
        memorable days of your life. Why not make it
        even more meaningful by including a fam-
ily heirloom in the wedding ceremony? By using a
                                                         emony.
                                                            Scottsdale resident and Temple Chai member
                                                         Merle Weiner used several family heirlooms during
                                                         her 1971 wedding to husband, Arnie: her grand-
treasured family keepsake, you can link the genera- mother’s wedding ring, a cousin’s wedding dress
tions of your family together. With that in mind,        and lace that belonged to her grandparents.
Jewish News asked a few Valley residents to share           The ring, which her grandmother and mother
their stories about heirlooms they used during their wore before her, as well as several cousins, was
nuptials.                                                also worn by Weiner’s daughter, Sharon, during
   When Tempe resident and Temple Emanuel                her March 2008 wedding to Jason Fisher. Weiner’s
member Fonda Christopher married her husband,            mother, Relba Imerman, was safeguarding the ring,
Scott, in 1985, she wore a gold ring passed down         but has become ill so Weiner has taken possession.
from her maternal great-grandmother, Rose, who           “I am now the keeper of the ring,” she says.
was married around the turn of the 20th century.            As for the dress, Weiner and three cousins have
   The tradition, Christopher says, is that the          worn it. “It’s been taken in and let out and taken in
women on the maternal side of her family are mar-        and let out. But everyone had their own veil,” she
ried with the ring. “You hold onto the ring until        says.
the next female in line gets married and then you           Weiner’s veil was made from lace that her grand-
give it to her.” So far, nine women have worn the        parents brought when they moved from Chicago to
gold band. “We all have our own                                              Los Angeles. “My grandfather was
wedding rings, but this is the ring                                          one of the original owners of the
that travels,” she says.                                                     Boston Store when it was in Chi-
   Christopher’s daughter, Mi-                                               cago,” she says. When he bought         Above: Merle weiner and her mother, relba
chaela, is in line to wear the ring,                                         the store, he found the lace, which     imerman, on weiner’s wedding day, Nov. 27,
but Christopher has a brother                                                had once belonged to the Dolly          1971. Below: Arnie and Merle weiner switching
with two daughters who aren’t,                                               Sisters, Hungarian emigrants who        rings after the wedding ceremony.
because the tradition is exclusive                                           came to the United States in 1905                                   Photos courtesy of Merle Weiner
to the female line. “It’s kind of sex-                                       and then became famous vaude-
ist,” she says. “But they probably                                           ville performers.
weren’t thinking about that back                                               Using heirlooms is important,
then.”                                                                       Weiner says, because it keeps alive
   The ring is being held by                                                 the memory of her grandmother
Christopher’s second cousin who                                              and others who are no longer here.
is waiting for the next generation                                           “It brings everything full circle.”
of brides. A few months ago, the                                               Weiner’s daughter, Sharon
cousin’s house was broken into.                                              Fisher, wore the heirloom ring for
When the thief was leaving the                                               her 2008 wedding, but wanted to
house, presumably in a hurry,                                                wear her own dress. During the
he or she dropped two items, one                                             ceremony, she and her husband-
of which was the gold ring. “It’s      Above: The kiddush cup Sha- to-be drank from her uncle Gary’s
pretty wild,” she says.                ron and Jason Fisher used in bar mitzvah kiddush cup. Gary
   Lisa Raben, a Pardes JSA            their wedding ceremony be- died just a few months before the
Community Day School parent
                                       longed to Sharon’s late uncle. wedding and Fisher wanted to
who will soon celebrate her 10th                                             include something of his in the cer-
                                                   Photo by Marilyn Hawkes
wedding anniversary, says she                                                emony. “It made us feel good that
also used a family ring during her Below: Lisa and Jeff raben on at least he was there in spirit,”
vows. The ring, a large gold band      their wedding day, June 24, Fisher says.
that all the women in her family       2001.    Photo courtesy of Lisa Raben   Rabbi Erica Burech, assistant
use during their wedding                                                              head of school and direc-
ceremonies, belonged to                                                               tor of Jewish life at Pardes
her great-great-grand-                                                                JSA Jewish Community
mother on her mother’s                                                                Day School, used a baby
side.                                                                                 blanket crocheted by her
   As with Christopher’s                                                              paternal great grandmoth-
family, the ring is only                                                              er, Mali, as part of her
passed down through the                                                               chuppah when she mar-          chuppah, but has been used in other family celebra-
maternal side. Raben                                                                  ried her husband, Craig        tions. Her son Yoni was wrapped in the blanket
says she was raised in a                                                              Weiss, in 1999.                during his bris, and her daughter Maya, during her
Conservative home, and                                                                  Burech’s great-grand-        baby naming.
the tradition was to get                                                              parents were originally           She likes to tell her children how special the blan-
married with an all-metal                                                             from Czechoslovakia and        ket is because their great-great-grandmother made
band with no stones or                                                                lived there before the Nazi    it. “It’s been with me since I was a baby,” she says.
breaks. “It’s just for when                                                           occupation. “They saw          “I remember her crocheting all the time.”
you say your vows,” she                                                               the writing on the walls,”        Burech says it’s important to her that the blanket
says. “At the reception, I                                                            Burech says. They came to      has been a part of her family’s life-cycle events. “I’m
put on my wedding ring.”                                                              the United States, settling    so blessed to have met her and I want to make sure
   Raben has twin sons                                                                in Cleveland, by way of        I remember,” she says.
who are in second grade,                                                              New Mexico.                       Will she pass the blanket down to her daughter to
but no daughters. “My                                                                   Her “baby Bubbie blan-       use as part of her chuppah? “Yes, I think so, but I’m
boys will not be using                                                                ket,” as she calls it, has     not sure if she’ll want it,” Burech says. “It’s falling
it, but my sister has two                                                             not only been part of her      apart.”
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When the makeup is sprayed
on, it feels like a cool mist,       • Select a wedding hairstylist and schedule a trial
Siladji explains. Airbrush-        appointment and wedding day appointment at least two
ing conceals tattoos, scars,       months in advance.
                                                                                                                      g
                                                                                                         of fer i n
bruises, blemishes and age
spots. It sits on top of the
skin, whereas traditional
                                     • Don’t cut your hair or change its style or color drasti-
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pores.                               • Do get a touch-up on your roots of your usual color                                    $            Reg. $300
   Kelly Wisniewski, a Val-        about two weeks before the wedding so that dark roots do
ley-based makeup artist and        not show up in photographs.
founder of Kelly Wisniewski                                                                                                4234 N. Craftsman Ct., Scottsdale
Makeup Artistry, prefers to         • Do not wash your hair the day of your trial or wedding.                             480-994-5635 • progressivehair.com
apply traditional makeup to        Clean hair does not hold curls and tends to be fly-away.
brides and their bridal par-       Wash the hair one or two days before the event.
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   “Airbrushing looks beauti-        • Allow about one hour for the bride’s hair, and 30-45
ful in photography, but when       minutes for each bridesmaid when scheduling events for                                               Custom Judaic Fabric Art.
you’re speaking to a bride         your wedding day.                                                                                      Hand-sewn chuppah.
face-to-face, you see it,” she                                                                                                            Classic Judaic images
says. “It’s almost like spray-      • Most makeup artists travel to location, and may or                                                   or modern design.
ing on a mask of makeup.”          may not charge a travel fee. Inquire in advance to see what
   To help a bride decide          works best for you.                                                                               English and/or Hebrew lettering.
which technique better suits
her needs, she should sched-         • Schedule a trial appointment with a makeup artist so
ule a consultation or trial        he/she can assess your skin tone, color, features, dress and                                         Ellen Lerman 480-502-5010
appointment with a makeup          preferences.                                                                                            www.chaichuppah.com
artist, during which time
the professional will assess         • In the two months before to the wedding, do not change
the bride’s skin tone, color       your birth control pills, skin care program or laundry deter-                                              Our goal is         to mak
and makeup preferences,            gent. Such changes can cause breakouts.                                                                    e you look         and feel
and discuss other variables                                                                                                                   your best!
such as her dress and type           • Do not get a facial treatment or facial waxing, including
of wedding she will have. To       eyebrows, closer than two weeks before the wedding, in case
                                   of redness, irritation or an allergic reaction.
                                                                                                                                              Let us
a trial, a bride should bring
many photographs of desired                                                                                                                   design a                 nd
makeup looks and a photo of          • Begin a gentle exfoliating routine on the face a few                                                   stitch an               awe
her dress.
   According to Jen Bern-
                                   months before the wedding. The smoother the canvas, the
                                   better the makeup application.                                        Simply                               inspiring
                                                                                                                                              gown tha
                                                                                                                                                                    bridal
                                                                                                                                                                   t hugs
hardt, an on-location makeup
artist in the Valley who owns
Makeup by Jen B., it’s wise
                                    • As the wedding nears, adequately hydrate yourself.
                                   Dehydrated skin will look lifeless, wrinkled and colorless in
                                                                                                        Exceptional                           every c
                                                                                                                                              and fla
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                                                                                                                                                                  in ways
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on a day when she has other                                                                                                                   that can’t             help
engagements such as her              • Get sufficient sleep to avoid dehydration and dark                Enjoy This                           but draw         admiration.
bridal shower, photo session       circles under the eyes.
or date night to see if the
                                                                                                       Exciting Time!
makeup stands the test of            • Wear sunscreen leading up to the wedding and do not
time.                              get a tan or burn. Makeup cannot cover a sunburn.                  Glenna Gibbons
   “This gives (a bride) an                                                                                  By Appointment
                                                                                                                                                 Evening wear
opportunity to wear the              • Use a moisturizer the morning of the wedding, but do
makeup all day and night,          not use a moisturizer that contains sunscreen. In photo-
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                                                                                                                             SALvATorE cAPuTo
       Imagine your special day                                                                                              Assistant Managing Editor
     unfolding amidst beautifully
        manicured grounds and
     elegant decor, complemented                                                        Weddings
                                                                                                                             F     or more than a century, nothing preserved memories of
                                                                                                                                   the big day like a photo album stuffed with images of
                                                                                                                                   the wedding party, the first kiss as newlyweds, the first
                                                                                                                             dance — you get the picture. In recent decades, videography
       by impeccable service and                                                                                             has come into its own, preserving sights and sounds from the
          exceptional dining.                                                                                                wedding day.
                At the                                                             Bridal Showers                              But how should a couple go about choosing a photographer
                                                                                                                             and/or videographer? Referrals from friends and family are a
         IronOaks                                                                                                            good starting point, but then what?
                                                                                                                               Asking potential photographers or videographers whether
       Country Club                                                                     Rehearsal                            they’ve ever shot at the site(s) where you’ve having your wed-
       we make your dreams                                                                                                   ding and reception and whether they have any experience
          of a country club                                                              Dinners                             shooting a Jewish wedding are questions that should come up
                                                                                                                             early in the conversation, says Harry Gross, owner of Scotts-
      wedding come true. And                                                                                                 dale-based Stewart Video.
     with our complete catering
                                     IronOaks Country Club
                                                                                                                               “There’s really two big factors,” says Peter Cohen, co-owner
     and banquet facilities, we’ll                                                                                           (with his wife, Alissa) of Scottsdale-based Life Moments Pho-
       make certain that your                                                                                                tography.
                                     24218 S. Oakwood Blvd, Sun Lakes, AZ 85248                                                “One, do you like their work?” Speaking as a photographer,
       special day is the most       Located 3 Miles East of the I-10 at Riggs Rd. and Alma School Rd.                       he cautions that many people can take good pictures with
     memorable day of your life.       Phone: (480) 895-7275 ext. 25 E-mail: catering@slhoa3.com                             today’s digital setups, but that it’s more luck than a good eye.
        All for less than you                                                                                                “Going to a wedding and shooting 2,000 pictures, you never did
          thought possible.                                                                                                  that with film.” An experienced photographer knows where to
                                                                                        Photos by Session Nine Photography   be at a certain time in the wedding choreography, he says, and
                                                                                                                             knows “how to shoot the angles.”
                                                                                                                               Roxanne May of May Photography in Scottsdale agrees.
                                                                                                                             When you look at samples of a photographer’s work, she says,
                                                                                                                             “Don’t look at the best of what they have, but look at full wed-

 	                                               Celebrate...                                                                dings.”
                                                                                                                               Cohen also cautions against being wowed by trendy photog-
                                                                                                                             raphy: “What looks good today, when you’re showing it to your
                                                                                                                             grandchildren, you may wonder, ‘What was I thinking about?’ ”
                                                                   your special day at the                                     The second major factor, Cohen says, is “do you like them?”
                                                                   historic CutlerYPlotkin                                   The photographer should “understand you as the bride and
                                                                                                                             groom, and you should feel comfortable with them.”
                                                                  Jewish Heritage Center!                                      Getting along with them is definitely key, May agrees, be-
                                                                                                                             cause you don’t want them “spending the entire event arguing
 The facility is available for all functions including                                                                       with you” on the most special day of your life.
                                                                                                                               Factors that create comfort or confidence include the pho-
 weddings, receptions, fundraisers, presentations,                                                                           tographer or videographer’s flexibility toward your personal
 seminars and meetings.                                                                                                      requests and whether they have backups in case of equipment
                                                                                                                             failure, and backup copies in case yours are damaged or lost,
 Call 602-241-7870 for more information                                                                                      he adds.
 or visit us online at www.azjhs.org                                                                                           “It’s a once in a lifetime event,” Cohen says. “You can’t re-cre-

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                          Location, location, location
                                   Elegant venues for memorable weddings
                                                                 JENNiFEr GoLDBErG                                    Gainey Suites Hotel
                                                                 Special Sections Editor                              7300 E. Gainey Suites Drive, Scottsdale


                                                                 T
                                                                       he wedding venue is often one of the first     480-367-4614
                                                                       details nailed down by the bride and groom,    gaineysuiteshotel.com
                                                                       because after all, the setting of the event      Gainey Suites Hotel offers comprehensive pack-
                                                                 acts as a backdrop for other aspects of the wed-     ages for wedding couples and luxury for guests.
                                                                 ding: the flowers, food, photography and more.       Ceremonies can be held in the tropical courtyard,
                                                                   Fortunately for couples who are planning a         while the Hearth Room or the Gainey Ballroom
                                                                 local wedding, the Valley of the Sun is chock-full   are two ideal spots for receptions. Their all-inclu-
                                                                 of venues for every kind of celebration. From a      sive wedding packages eliminate a lot of the time
                                                                 historical building to a trendy new event facil-     searching for vendors by including the photog-
                                                                 ity, here are some suggestions to consider when      rapher, florist, cake, DJ and more. A variety of
                                                                 planning your wedding.                               catering menus ensures that the food will be
                                                                                                                      unforgettable.
                                                                 Arizona Biltmore
                                                                 2400 E. Missouri Ave., Phoenix                       Ina Levine Jewish Community Campus
                                                                 602-955-6600                                         12701 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
                                                                 arizonabiltmore.com                                  480-634-4944
                                                                   For an elegant and historical setting, consider    jewishphoenix.org
                                                                 the Arizona Biltmore. The decades-old resort           Have your wedding in one of the centers of
                                                                 offers a number of locations for wedding ceremo-     Jewish life in the Valley. The Ina Levine Jewish
                                                                 nies, including the romantic Paradise Garden         Community Campus has event spaces of all sizes
                                                                 and the impressive Squaw Peak Terrace. For the       for weddings small and large. Spaces include the
                                                                 reception, couples can opt for the dazzling Gold     social hall, conference rooms and the promenade.
                                                                 Room or the glamorous Aztec Room, where Su-          Catering is kosher and done exclusively through
                                                                 preme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor was          Levi Catering, the company that runs the JCC
                                                                 married. Arizona Biltmore can accommodate            café.
                                                                 kosher receptions. For the bride, the resort’s
                                                                 spa offers pre-wedding treatments and services       IronOaks Country Club
                                                                 including facials, eye and lip treatment and hair    24218 S. Oakwood Blvd., Sun Lakes
Top: A chuppah stands in the sanctuary at the                    and makeup appointments.                             480-895-7275
cutlerYPlotkin Jewish Historical center. The cen-                                                                     ironoaksatsunlakes.com
ter offers indoor and outdoor ceremonies and re-                 Chaparral Suites
                                                                                                                        The IronOaks Country Club in the Southeast
ceptions on the site of Phoenix’s first synagogue.               5001 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
                                                                                                                      Valley comprises two venues: the intimate Iron-
           Photo courtesy of Arizona Jewish Historical Society   (888) 421-5521
                                                                                                                      wood Country Club and the Oakwood Country
                                                                 chaparralsuites.com
                                                                                                                      Club for larger events. Both facilities offer elegant
                                                                   Chaparral Suites in central Scottsdale is an       event spaces and beautiful lake and golf course
                                                                 intimate location to have the wedding of your        views for photo opportunities. Kosher food can be
                                                                 dreams. The kitchen is certified by the Greater      brought in, or the chefs can make a gourmet meal
                                                                 Phoenix Vaad Hakashruth, so kosher recep-            on any budget.
Bottom: The Gold room at the Arizona Biltmore                    tions are no problem. The resort has indoor and
is an elegant setting for a wedding reception.                   outdoor event spaces, including the large Grand      The Phoenician
The Biltmore has multiple locations on the prem-                 Ballroom.                                            6000 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale
ises for ceremonies and receptions.                                                                                   480-941-8200
                           Photo courtesy of Arizona Biltmore    The Clayton on the Park                              thephoenician.com
                                                                 7343 Scottsdale Mall, Scottsdale
                                                                                                                        A wedding at the Phoenician, nestled against
                                                                 480-990-7300
                                                                                                                      Camelback Mountain, is the ultimate in glamour.
                                                                 theclaytononthepark.com
                                                                                                                      The resort offers a number of beautiful settings
                                                                   The Clayton on the Park is a new, hip event        to hold ceremonies and receptions of all sizes.
                                                                 venue that overlooks the beautiful Scotts-           Choose from the Phoenician Grand Ballroom or
                                                                 dale Mall, including the iconic Robert Indiana       Camelback Ballroom, or for more intimate events,
                                                                 “LOVE” sculpture. Ceremonies can be held at          the Clubhouse, Estrella Theatre or Il Terrazo
                                                                 the Amphitheater, with a water feature and           Salon. The hotel offers complimentary valet for
                                                                 a large grassy area, or the Marshall Garden,         wedding guests, as well as a complimentary
                                                                 which features a brick courtyard and lush foli-      dressing room for the bridal party and a room for
                                                                 age. The Clayton Room is a stylish reception         the newlyweds on the wedding night.
                                                                 location. Couples do have the option to use their
                                                                 own caterer, so receptions can be kosher.            Talking Stick Resort
                                                                                                                      9800 E. Indian Bend Road, Scottsdale
                                                                 CutlerYPlotkin Jewish Heritage Center                480-850-7777
                                                                 Arizona Jewish Historical Society                    talkingstickresort.com
                                                                 122 E. Culver St., Phoenix
                                                                                                                        A wedding at the new Talking Stick Resort is
                                                                 602-241-7870
                                                                                                                      a treat for you and your guests. The resort offers
                                                                 azjhs.org
                                                                                                                      indoor and outdoor event spaces, gourmet cater-
                                                                   The site of Phoenix’s first synagogue, Temple      ing menus and luxury accommodations. The Spa
                                                                 Beth Israel, is now the CutlerYPlotkin Jewish        at Talking Stick accommodates brides and bridal
                                                                 Heritage Center run by the Arizona Jewish His-       parties and gets them ready for the big day. The
                                                                 torical Society and a beautiful event venue cen-     resort has a number of eateries perfect for re-
                                                                 trally located in downtown Phoenix. The center       hearsal dinners or post-wedding celebrations. And
                                                                 is available for indoor and outdoor ceremonies       for Vegas-style fun without leaving town, you and
                                                                 and receptions. While the food served must be        your guests can hit the floor at Casino Arizona,
                                                                 kosher or kosher-style, the center will host any     the gaming facility attached to the resort. The
                                                                 weddings of any level of observance.                 casino offers slots, poker, blackjack and more.
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  Consult the calendar before marrying                                                                        “KOSHER CONNECTION”
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JENNiFEr GoLDBErG                                                                                                           “I’ll treat you like family,
                                                       When choosing a wedding date, the couple                    evers
Special Sections Editor                                                                                        chi                            because you are!”
                                                     should not only consider their own level of re-          A



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to work around (like Passover                                           As always, consult your
and Yom Kippur), while other                                          rabbi or wedding officiant
days (like Tu b’Shevat) are                                           before selecting a wedding
OK choices for a wedding cer-                                         date.
emony. Some denominations                                               Below is a calendar of Jew-
have more restrictions than                                           ish holidays and fast days
others when it comes to when                                          for the rest of 2011, 2012 and
couples may get married.                                              2013.



                                                                                                                                    We Do “I Do”
      Traditionally, Jewish weddings do not occur on the following days:
                                                                                                                           And we vow you’ll find the Valley’s
                                                                                                                         best selection of wedding invitations,
                                      2011                      2012                   2013
                                                                                                                        save-the-dates, programs, placecards,
  Shabbat                           every Friday at sundown to Saturday sundown                                            menus and beautiful bridal gifts.

  Rosh Hashana                      Sept. 29-30               Sept. 17-18             Sept. 5-6
  Yom Kippur                           Oct. 8                  Sept. 26               Sept. 14
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  Sukkot/Simchat Torah/
  Shemini Atzeret                    Oct. 13-21                Oct. 1-9              Sept. 19-27
  Passover                          April 19-26                April 7-14         March 26-April 2
  Shavuot                             June 8-9                May 27-28              May 15-16




                                                                                                                                            confidence
  Counting of the Omer             April 20-June 7          April 8-May 26        March 26-May 14
  The Three Weeks                  July 19-Aug. 9              July 8-29           June 25-July 16




                                                                                                                                                        precious
                                                                                                                                                         is
  Fast Days
  Fast of Esther                     March 17                  March 7                 Feb. 21
  17th of Tammuz                       July 19                   July 8               June 25
                                                                                                                                                         5th Generation Jeweler
  Tisha B’Av                           Aug. 9                   July 29                July 16
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S22 – Wonderful Wedding/JEWISH NEWS OF GREATER PHOENIX — June 10, 2011



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                 Fresh Farmer’s Market Savings
                                             s
                                                                                                                                                                  BUY 10 AND GET
                                                                                                         From apple pie too
                                                                                                                                                                                                               MIX AND MATCH
                                                                                                tomatoes on the vine, savee
                                                                                                                                                                  5 MORE
                                                                                                                                                                FREE!
                                                                                                                          y
                                                                                                   on your favorite locally
                                                                                                       grown produce and  d
                                                                                                       a variety of wines,,
                                                                                                        flowers and more!  !
                                                                                                                   Fresh Pineapple
                                                                                                                                                                Final Cost When
                                                                                                                                                                Mix & Match 15 You
                                                                                                                                                                              Items
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             SHOP AT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           FRY’S & SAVE
                                                                                                                    99                                 ¢         67¢
                                                                                                                                         Each




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             UP TO...
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Gatorade 32 oz G2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                32 oz Pr opel
                                                                                                                                                                                           With             Sobe Lifewater 20                 24 oz
                                                                                                                                                                                           Card                               oz Sobe Juice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                20 oz
                                                                                                                                                                 Limit 3 Rewards
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lipton Naturals
                                                                                                                                                          ea
                                                                                                                                                                                   per transaction
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       20 oz
                                                                                                                                   With Card


                                                                                                                               First of the Season
                                                                                                                               Copper River Salmon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PER
                                                                                                                                                                                                          7
                                                                                                                             This delectable, highly


                                                                                                                                                                                                                   99
                                                                                                                                                                     Copper River
                                                                                                                             sought after Salmon is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        GALLON
                                                                                                                                                                     Sockeye Salmon
                                                                                                                             rich in healthy oils and                Fresh, While Supplies Last


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ON
                                                                                                                             Omega-3 fatty acids.                    Jumbo Shrimp
                                                                                                                                                                     Previously Frozen,
                           www.frysfood.com                                                                                  Buy it fresh at Fry’s                   16-20 ct Raw

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        FUEL
                                                                                                                             while supplies last.                                                             With Card    lb

                                                                 BUY MORE, SAVE MORE
                                                                                                         Strawberries

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               When you
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 10 +
                                                                                               1 lb                        2 lb                    4 lb

                                                                                       1       68
                                                                                                                   2        88
                                                                                                                                               3       88                                                            3$                                       2 FREE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ritz Crackers,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             redeem up to
                                                                                                                                                               Coca Cola or                                                                                12.25-16 oz., when      you

                                                                                        With Card                   With Card                   With Card      Dr Pepper Soft Drinks                                 for                                       buy 3 Coke
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                12 packs
                                                                                                                                                               12 pk., 12 oz. Cans                              Limit 2 rewards per transaction.


                                                                                                                           Boneless Skinless                                                                                                                                                             1,000 fuel points at
                                                                                                                            Chicken Breasts                                                                                                         Fry’s
                                                                                                                              or Tenderloins, Kroger Value
                                                                                                                                 Fresh, USDA Inspected
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Large Eggs                                               Fry’s Fuel Centers!

                                                                                                                                     188                                                                                                         88 ¢
                                                                                                                                         Limit 4                                                                                                 Grade AA, 12 ct, Limit 4



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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           MOR
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                         Presidential Chicken Guarantee                                                                                                                                                                              KJ Vintners’
                          Always Fresh!     Satisfaction Guaranteed                                                                                                        Bone-In                                                   Reserve,
                          Available 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. or it’s FREE!                                                                                                       Ribeye Steak                                                Toasted Head
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        11      99                                                                                        E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     C C
                                                                                                                                                                             USDA Choice,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     or Chateau
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           TIONS
                                                                                                                                                                              Family Pack
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Ste Michelle
                                                                                                                                                                                Limit 4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        -300                                                                                           LOCA
                                                                                                                                                                          50%
                                                                                                   Rotisserie                                                                                                                        750 ml



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                899
                                                                                                    Chicken


                                                                                                     499           ea
                                                                                                                                                                          OFF      With Card
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                With Card
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           When you buy 6 in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           a single transaction




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                OR SAVE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ADDITIONAL


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          $ 00 FIVE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               OFF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           DIGITAL COUPON
                                                                                                      Cheetos                                                                                                                                                 AVAILABLE*
                                                                                                     Select Varieties,                                                       Hot or Lean
                                                                                                     9.25-9.75 oz or                                                          Pockets                                                                   Michelina’s
                                                                                                    Doritos, 11-11.5 oz
                                                                                                          Limit 4
                                                                                                                                                                                   Select Varieties,                                                      Entrée
                                                                                                                                                                                        2-4 ct                                                        Select Varieties, 4-9.5 oz




                                                                                                      177
                                                                                                        With Card
                                                                                                                  ea                                                               149
                                                                                                                                                                                     With Card
                                                                                                                                                                                               ea                                                       88 ¢With Card
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ea



                                                                                                                                                                                    Kroger
                                                                                                      Kroger                                                                        Cheese
                                                                                                                                                                                   Select Varieties,                                                     Kroger
                                                                                                      Butter                                                                       Bar or Shredded,                                                   Tomato Sauce
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PER GALLON ON FUEL
                                                                                                 Select Varieties, 16 oz                                                               12-16 oz                                                                 8 oz Can



                                                                                                   2$
                                                                                                   for
                                                                                                    With Card
                                                                                                             5                                                                     2      99
                                                                                                                                                                                     With Card
                                                                                                                                                                                               ea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           5$
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           for       1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             With Card
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          AT SHELL & CIRCLE K
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             When you redeem
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ADDITIONAL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              100 fuel points.
                                                                                                      Nabisco                                                                                                                1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           $ 00 TWO
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                OFF

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DIGITAL COUPON
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Tropicana
                                                                                                       Snack                                                                                                                   AVAILABLE*      Pure Premium
                                                                                                      Crackers                                                                      Dannon                                                     Orange Juice
                                                                                                      Select Varieties,                                                             Yogurt                                                    or Trop50 Juice
                                                                                                         5.5-10 oz                                                            Select Varieties, 4-6 ct                                        Select Varieties, 6 pk or 59 oz




                                                                                                      188          ea                                                               177         ea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       2$
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       for        5                                              At Fry’s Fuel Centers and participating Shell & Circle K stations.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Restrictions apply. See inside for details or visit frysfood.com/fuel




                                                                                                                                                                                                                    0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    10
                                                                                                        With Card                                                                    With Card                                                           With Card




                                                                                                                                                                                                                   $
                        Prices Effective: Fri., June 10 through Tues., June 14, 2011             Prices and items are effective at your
                 Fri.              Sat.            Sun.             Mon.               Tues.     local Fry’s store.                                                                                      Receive                                in FREE                                       Receive a $25 V.I.P Card add on for up to 4 transferred and filled prescriptions

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                                                                                                 NONE SOLD TO DEALERS, RESTAURANTS.                                                                                                                                                           Transferring your prescription to Fry’s is as EASY as... 1,2,3
                                                                                                                                                                                                         up to
                                                                                                 QTY. RIGHTS RESERVED. WHILE SUPPLIES
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Groceries                                     just call or stop by. We’ll handle the details.
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                                                                                                                                                                        Pharmacy                                                                Offer expires 8/16/11              When a prescription is transferred and filled into Fry’s Pharmacy, Fry’s will credit your V.I.P card for $25 up to a $100 maximum to be used on your next transaction. Limit one coupon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   per family, per offer. Not valid on prescriptions transferred from another Fry’s or other Kroger family of stores. Law prohibits use by persons enrolled in, or for any prescriptions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   reimbursed by any publicly (state federally) funded healthcare program. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Fry’s pharmacist: Please use the special misc. Promotion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   UPC in the RX rewards program. Not redeemable for cash. Fry’s reserves the right to limit all offers and promotions. Annual V.I.P card add on shall not exceed $500.

								
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