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Spongebob comes to town

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: MICHELE JONES - Sue Klaetsch and her granddaughter Ellie Youngberg meet Spongebob Squarepants at a customer appreciation event organized by Reliance Connects on Friday, Sept. 16Last week, Spongebob Squarepants ventured from his pineapple under the sea to Broadway Street as part of a customer appreciation event by Reliance Connects.

“We wanted to do something for for the community and our customers, so we partnered with some of our cable TV program vendors,” said Michele Jones of Reliance Connects. “We thought it was time to do another customer appreciation event before the summer got away from us.”

The event took place on Friday, Sep. 16. In addition to meeting Spongebob, participants spun the Comcast SportsNet prize wheel and enjoyed free refreshments from Reliance Connects.