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10 The Julian News February 1, 2012 Jul" Judy Raines I a n Veronica Clark 760-604-1946 and the entire Back Country 760-803-3582 DRE #01350842 DRE #01092197 Experienced In All Aspects of Real Estate - Including Short Sale Negotiations We have homes in Julian and the back country starting with the price of $125,000. They are in good areas and are all sizes. Call us today for a list with pictures or to see any of these homes. : Lovely custom Victorian home in great neighborhood of Julian. Kitchen features solid birch cabinets, granite counter tops. Hickory and pecan flooring. Oversized garage with RV i parking and workshop. Fabulous view of the valley. Seller may carry and will look at all reasonable offers. Charming home Zoned for restore this sacrifice is your Oppc Heart of La Mesa, builder's opportunity or Detached garage. Family's Charming Upgraded Mountain Home Open Floor Plan 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 3 Car Garage, Many Mature Trees $240,000 Usable Land with Beautiful View. John Deere Sets World Record With Combine Constructed From Canned Food (NAPSI)--It's a new world record! John Deere's Project "Can Do" created a full-sized combine made entirely from food--308,448 cans of food and 11,268 bags of food, to be exact. According to Guinness® World Records, that's a new record for the largest sculpture ever built from canned food. The combine can-food • sculpture, which is 60 ft. wide, 80 ft. long, 16 ft. tall and weighs approximately 170 tons, recognizes the vital role America's farmers play in feeding the world• The sculpture depicts John Deere's new S-Series Combine harvesting corn and showcases how new equipment and technologies are helping farmers meet the growing world demand for food. The can sculpture was built November 12-17 by a team of 450 John Deere volunteers, including employees, retirees, On December 12 all the food was donated to River Bend Foodbank, which serves families in the Quad Cities and 22 counties in Iowa and Illinois. employee families and friends• The can-food sculpture took more than 1,800 hours to build and contains more than 15 different kinds of canned food, as well as 11,268 bags of popcorn, peas and beans. The sculpture was on display at the John Deere Pavilion in Moline, II1., until December 12. "Project 'Can Do' gave our employees, retirees and their families a tremendous sense of accomplishment and pride in HEALTH and PERSONAL SERVICES J1LJLIAN MEDICAL CLINIC A DIVISION OF BORREGO COMMUNITY HEALTH FOUNDATIIpN We accept Healthy Families Insurance STREET JULIAN, CA 92036 (Next To Town Hall) www.julianmedical.com OPEN MONDAY - FRIDAY 8:00AM TO 5PM 24 HOUR ANSWERING SERVICE  6.Bed Furl Service Hospice & Dementia "! ..... Senior (Qr :ii. Cle by Case'License #374601019 SUNCREST LODGE 34540 Engineers Road and Highway 79 (760) 765-0065 No Appointments Just Come In ! ] ,vow Avoi,ob,e " Certified Animal , .,P "- Adjusting , $ o J Only Jl - s3ooo!l 1455 Hollow OFFICE Monday Tues & Thurs ns By Bill Fink Breakfast And Dinner With A Little Help From Our Friends The biggest event in town this week is the annual breakfast benefiting the Warrior Foundation. While the menu for this popular event remains the same as most events, the crowds that come to support this worthy organization are anything but usual. Last year over five hundred attended and set a record for the contribution the Sons of the American Legion were able to donate• We expect a large turnout this year. Hopefully weather will cooperate and if it does there will be musical entertainment on the back patio• But whether it's rain or shine or blustery cold, this event goes on big. Past years with cold rainy weather didn't deter crowds. Blake Rogers and Judy Taylor, musical mainstays of Julian and the backcountry are donating their time and talent along with their guest musicians for this event• Word has it that Judy might be coaxed into performing her wild-west show. It's the one with whips and guns, oh my. April, the talented, bare foot trombone player is scheduled to appearwith Judy as well. And .... Malaki just might be appearing on the slate of entertainment. Flag man (the second generation) who did such a fabulous job decorating the Legion last year with colorful patriotic flags, is set to come back as well. We are expecting being part of this goodwill effort," says Nicole Schneider, project co-leader/copywriter for John Deere Ag & Turf Division. "We are all thrilled with the success of this project and that all the food was donated to help those in need. In fact, for every volunteer who worked on the build, one person in need will be fed for one year with all the donated food." Richard Williamson, project co-leader/art director for John Deere Ag & Turf Division, says the project is considered a zero- landfill project with all of the building materials being recycled or reused. In addition, he credits several organizations for supporting the company's efforts to create the world's largest can- food sculpture. "The project wouldn't have been possible without technical help from a number of organizations," Williamson adds. "Those include Canstruction®, Inc., which organizes canstruction competitions worldwide; the Chicago architectural firm RTKL, Inc., that led the design and construction of the project; and Hy-Vee Food Stores, which helped source and deliver all the cans of food." During the construction phase of the project, John Deere fans from around the world participated by designing "virtual cans" and submitting them via the John Deere Facebook page. Photographs and videos about the project and its construction can be found at www.Facebook. com/JohnDeere. California's almond crop is the biggest in the world AMERICAN LEGION [ LINCOLN DEMING POST 468 and the Julian Community present the 4th Annual All You Can Eat Breakfast for the advanced tickets ONLY $8o00 now available Sunday February 5 th 7"00AM -- 11:30AM American Legion Hall - 2nd & Washington - Julian The Warrior Foundation through the Navy League is a Non-Profit 501c3. All funds go directly to support the troops. Any help would be accepted with deep gratitude and thanks for helping us help the troops. large crowds of DTHers (Down the Hillers) and a large contingent from the Warrior Foundation• But best of all, the young warriors who have served this nation will be there• Some are hurt, but they all hold there heads high and appreciate the turnout and the presence of the crowd that hold their hands out to say thanks for their service• For those of you who have not been to a breakfast at the Legion let me lay it out for you. Eight bucks gets you in, although at this event rve heard more "keep the change" than other breakfasts held there• At times there's a short wait for a table but rest assured there's a guy with a big mouth politely urging people to give up their seats when they're done eating• The food is fresh, hot and turns over quickly• There are real scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, hash browns, corned beef hash, biscuits, gravy, salsa, orange juice and coffee. There is a large, efficient group in the kitchen turning out food and washing dishes. While this is a SAL event, the Legion and Auxiliary are well represented and work hard. There are a lot of kids from the high school representing clubs and teams as well. There are also some large tip jars and let me tell you that Julianites and visitors have been very, extremely, stupendously, .fabulously generous in filling the jars with cash and checks that end up in the coffers of the Warrior Foundation. Another important event occurs this Friday night. This one is sponsored by the Legion to raise funds for Brooklin Butts. Brooklin is one of Julian's own. She is three years old, has leukemia and she's fighting for her life. Any of you who have kids or grandkids know the helpless, pain in the gut feeling when your child is in pain• If you can make this dinner or contribute in anyway, I'm sure it will go a long way in easing the suffering of her and her family. The Legion has already contributed money to Brooklin but they want to do more• This is what we do in our little community and you can help by just showing up and have a great meal to boot. PETS OF THE WEEK Stella is a 5 year old spayed Terrier Mix who arrived at the shelter as a stray• She is a pint size bundle of wiry fur and shy doggie kisses• Even though she outgrew the puppy stage, Stella has plenty of energy for playtime and walks with her human companions. Meet her by asking for ID#A1450301 Tag#C667. She can be adopted for the Senior Fee of just $35. This fee is waived for Seniors looking to adopt Senior Pets! Martin is a 5 year old neutered black/brown DLH feline who arrived at the shelter as a stray. His long fur will require regular brushings to maintain his handsome good looks but in return he will provide many wonderful years of kitty companionship, lap warming, and toy chasing. Meet and greet Martin by asking for ID#A1450244 Tag#C834. He can be adopted for the Senior Fee of just $35. All adoption fees include vaccinations, spaying/neutering (upon adoption), a microchip and free Vet visit. Dog fees also include a 1 year license. Martin and Stella are at our Central County Shelter, 5480 Gaines Street, San Diego. The Shelter hours are 9:30AM to 5:30PM, Tuesday through Saturday or visit www.sddac.com for more information