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Ontario chamber slates annual auction

The Ontario Area Chamber of Commerce ONTCCY auction will kick off Friday at Four Rivers Cultural Center. (The Enterprise/FILE)

ONTARIO – Area businesses and residents can feast on a steak dinner at the annual Ontario Area Chamber of Commerce ONTCCY auction Friday at the Four Rivers Cultural Center.

The proceeds from the event, which starts at 5 p.m., fund a variety of chamber events, including the annual Winter Wonderland Parade.

“It’s a community event,” said John Breidenbach, chamber president and CEO.

Breidenbach said tickets for the event are $25 and can be purchased at the chamber office at 251 Southwest 9th St. Along with the dinner prepared by Matsy’s Restaurant, the event offers live and silent auctions.

“We will probably have 25 to 30 live auction items and we will . . .