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Car cruises draw crowds to Donora

| Monday, July 22, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
Heather Hart | For The Valley Independent
Brothers Logan, 11, and Caleb Petroske of Donora check out a street rod on Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Donora.
Heather Hart | For The Valley Independent
Tom Ferencz of Donora shows his 1990 Toyota pickup at a car cruise in Donora on Sunday, July 21, 2013.
Heather Hart | For The Valley Independent
Jocko and son Geno Norelli of Rostraver Township look at a 1979 Chrysler 300 during a car cruise held Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Donora.
Heather Hart | For The Valley Independent
John Murray of Pittsburgh take a break with his dog Sam during a car cruise in Donora on Sunday, July 21, 2013. Murray was there to show his 1975 Corvette Stingray.
Heather Hart | For The Valley Independent
It wasn't all about the cars on Sunday, July 21, 2013, as Cindy Brice buys at funnel cake at one of the many food stands set up for a car cruise in Donora.

Two charity car cruises were held Sunday in Donora.

The Donora Fire Company held its 5th annual cruise 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Palmer Park. Proceeds benefit the company's ladder truck fund.

The Monongahela and Donora Area Lions Club hosted its 2nd annual cruise 3 to 7 p.m. at Valley Skating Center. The event benefits Fisher House.

Both car cruises featured basket auctions, food and oldies music.

Forty trophies were awarded, and the first 100 cars received dash plaques.

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