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Where we live: Grand Island

Grand Island

A KidBiz training session will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, in the Little Theatre at Veronica E. Connor Middle School, 1100 Ransom Road. Young entrepreneurs will learn various aspects of running a business, including pricing, marketing and customer service.

The 19th annual KidBiz event, sponsored by the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce, will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 27 in Town Commons, 2255 Baseline Road. Last year more than 120 students participated. For an application, visit

This week:

• The Chamber of Commerce Relay for Life team will host a BW’s barbecue fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday in McMahon’s Family Restaurant, 1849 Grand Island Blvd. Tickets are $10 advance, $12 at the door, and are available at Chamber offices, 2257 Grand Island Blvd.

• St. Timothy Lutheran Child Care Center, 1453 Staley Road, will hold a BW’s chicken and rib barbecue and basket raffle fundraiser from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday. For information, call 773-9249.