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Annual Monroe Fair takes on air
Times photo: Brian Gray Mike Pettit, 16, Cedarville, Ill., gets some air under his skateboard Saturday at Fair on the Square in downtown Monroe. Pettit was one of the skaters who demonstrated their skills and showed people some of the equipment used at skateboard parks. The annual event on Monroes Square included music, food, activities for kids and skating demonstrations.
MONROE - People watched in amazement as Monroe Area Skating Enthusiasts performed feats that defied the laws of gravity Saturday at Summer Fair on the Square.The skaters went over jumps, turned their skateboards 360 degrees and landed on the pavement - most of the time.