Keepataw Parade seeking Grand Marshall nominations

LEMONT – The nomination deadline is fast approaching for the Grand Marshall of the Keepataw Days annual Labor Day Parade.

Nominations should include a biography of the nominee, a brief summary describing the contributions the candidate has made to the village of Lemont and an explanation of why they should be selected.

Nominations are due by Friday, Aug. 23, and should be sent to Annette Jelinek, P.O. Box 162, Lemont, IL 60435.

The parade steps off at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 1, and is themed "Retro 60's." To participate in the parade, contact Jelinek at keepatawdays@yahoo.com.