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5K fundraiser May 4 benefits Huntington’s Disease research

BOONE—The recreation management program at Appalachian State University will sponsor the annual Tom Moore 5K fundraiser May 4 at the Boone Greenway. Parking will be at Burnley-Clawson Park at the greenway.

The race begins at 9 a.m. Registration is $15 before May 1 and $20 on the day of the race. Proceeds will support the Huntington’s Disease Society of America. Online registration and more information is available at

F.A.R.M. Cafe is sponsoring an early packet pickup and a pre-race pasta dinner Friday, May 3, from 6 to 8 p.m. at 167 W. King St. The meal includes pasta with or without meat, side salad, dessert and a drink.

F.A.R.M. stands for feed all regardless of means. The pasta dinner will be donation based. The money raised by the pasta dinner will be split between F.A.R.M. Cafe and Huntington’s Disease Society of America.