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Friends of the Village Does Not Endorse Candidates in Any Village Election
Village Governance

Friends of the Village Does Not Endorse Candidates in Any Village Election

From Cathy Brians, President, and Joan Milliman, Past-President Friends of the Village (FOV) does not and has not endorsed specific candidates in any Village election. We do, however, sponsor candidate workshops and Meet the Candidate forums. We are an educational club, presenting information only. We wish the best to all candidates and thank them for … Continue reading

“Meet the Candidates” at FOV Special Event August 25
Monthly Meetings / Village Governance

“Meet the Candidates” at FOV Special Event August 25

  The Friends of the Village will meet on a different day and time in August for its annual “Meet the Candidates” event.  We will be in Clubhouse 3, Dining Room 1 on Thursday, August 25, starting at 5 pm. Candidates for United Mutual Board positions will share their qualifications and viewpoints from 5:30 to … Continue reading

“Clubhouse 2 Was A Pilot Program to Learn From for the Future”
Monthly Meetings / Village Life

“Clubhouse 2 Was A Pilot Program to Learn From for the Future”

Summary of July 22 Meeting: CLUBHOUSE 2 RENOVATION UPDATE Submitted by Mary Lopata, Publicity Chair   UPCOMING MEETINGS, NEWS ABOUT FOV President Catherine Brians opened the Friday, July 22, 2016, Friends of the Village meeting  at 2:05 pm in the Village Greens Building, Dining Rooms 2 & 3. Sharing club news, she announced that our … Continue reading

IT Exec Chuck Holland Looked into Village’s Data Future at June 24 Meeting
Monthly Meetings / Village Life

IT Exec Chuck Holland Looked into Village’s Data Future at June 24 Meeting

Submitted by Marion Levine, Secretary President Catherine Brians opened the meeting at 2:01 pm in the Greens/19 Building, Dining Rooms 2 and 3. She announced the following upcoming meetings of Friends of the Village: July – Status of Clubhouse #2 August – Meet the Candidates September – Cultural Kaleidoscope October through November still open Catherine … Continue reading

Finding Candidates for Our Boards
Village Governance / Village Life

Finding Candidates for Our Boards

BOARD ELECTIONS 2016 — FINDING CANDIDATES FOR OUR BOARDS From Maggie Blackwell The Association of Condos and Coops (ACC) and Friends of the Village (FOV) are planning to sponsor meetings with information formulated by all boards working with Future Sense to explain how boards work and what board members do. Future Sense is an organizational consulting firm … Continue reading

Shared Costs Was Topic of May 27 Meeting
Monthly Meetings / Village Governance / Village Life

Shared Costs Was Topic of May 27 Meeting

  Submitted by Mary Lopata, Publicity Chair NOTES FROM: Friday 5/27/16, 2 pm, Meeting of Friends of the Village, Village Green Building, Dining Rooms 2 & 3 SUBJECT: “SHARED COSTS IN THE VILLAGE: Where They Came From and Where They Are Today” GUEST SPEAKERS: Betty Parker, Financial Services Directory, Village Management Services, Inc. (VMS) Margaret Klein (pictured), … Continue reading