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Holding on to summer's end
Gary Koehner, of Freeport, Ill., pauses to look at his 1959 Chevrolet Corvette while discussing the time invested to restore the car during a recent installment of Cars on the Square in Monroe. Classic cars will return to downtown Monroe from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23. More cars accompanied by trucks and motorcycles, will be on display from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in New Glarus. (Times file photo: Anthony Wahl)
MONROE - The first hints of fall are in the air, but there's bound to be a few more dog days of summer left, and community events are not finished in Green County. The rest of August and early October will see farmer's markets exploding with freshly harvested fruits and vegetables (See inset on page A6). For those who like to know where their foods begin, Soil Sisters: Women in Sustainable Agriculture will open their farms to visitors from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8.