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Open house Monday for Friedrich

John Friedrich has worked in the car business 42 years, the past 30 at the Oelwein dealership now known as Birdnow Motor Trade.

John Friedrich is retiring from Birdnow Motor Trade, after a successful 42-year career in the car business. The public is invited to wish John well as he prepares to ride off into retirement.

An open house with refreshments will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, Sept. 16, at Birdnow Motor Trade, 1440 S. Frederick Ave.