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Ewen's annual Log Jamboree features long weekend of fun


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EWEN — People were mad for plaid on Saturday during the height of the three-day 43rd annual Log Jamboree in Ewen.

Flannel in all colors and styles was the uniform of choice for participants from babies to senior citizens, with some folks also wearing fashionable “work boots” or matching hats or tennies and others featuring trendy braids or suspenders.

Some kids used scooters to get around, while adults led barking dogs, pushed baby carriages, or chased excited toddlers in and around the McMillan Township Centennial Hall.

The cool, pleasant day included g...