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03/11/09 — Renovated library now open again in Fremont

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Renovated library now open again in Fremont

By Bonnie Edwards
Published in News on March 11, 2009 1:46 PM

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More than $100,000 in donations and in-kind contributions as well as work by numerous volunteers helped renovate the Fremont Library, which reopened this week. The library had been slated to close when the community decided to unite to save it.

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Richard Jones, a Fremont resident, looks through the books on the shelves of the town's newly renovated library Tuesday afternoon. Jones said he looks forward to spending a lot of time at the library using the Internet and looking through the nonfiction books.

FREMONT -- Seven months after closing for renovations, the library in Fremont is open again -- thanks to its community supporters. During a grand reopening ceremony held Monday, Friends of the Fremont Library Committee and about 30 other residents toured...

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