Cassidys donate $10,000 for new Kentland firehouse

John and Kathy Cassidy presented the Kentland Fire Department with a check for $10,000 Oct. 1 as part of the matching funds challenge they started through the Jasper Newton Foundation. “Kathy and I met with fire chief Matt Wittenborn and he explained his vision and his commitment for the new firehouse,” said John Cassidy. “We wanted to help with that vision and commitment for the fire department and to celebrate the volunteer firemen in that department. Shown in the front row, from left are Wittenborn, Kathy Cassidy, and Kentland Town Councilmember Debby Shufflebarger. Back row: Town Councilmember Mike Rowe, Town Councilmember James Sammons, and John Cassidy.