Fermi National Laboratory

Volume 23  |  Friday, October 6, 2000  |  Number 17
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For sale

  • '97 Chevy Blazer LT, 25k miles. Burgundy exterior, gray leather interior; V6 engine; Auto, A/C, P/S, anti-lock brakes; power windows, power door locks, power mirrors, power seats, tilt wheel, cruise control, air bag, AM/FM Stereo, Compact Disc, Premium Sound, Moon Roof, Roof Rack, Privacy Glass, Alloy Wheels, hitch, security system. Asking $18,500 or best offer. Call 978-1565 or e-mail: marih@fnal.gov.

  • '96 Ford Taurus GL sedan, V-6 auto, 97.5K highway miles, excellent condition. Dark green, AC, ABS, AM/FM cassette, cruise control, airbags, power windows, mirrors, seats; newer brakes, timing belt, tires. Asking $6,000. Call Vladimir at x4802, evening 815-756-6099 or e-mail sirotenko@fnal.gov.

  • '94 Chevy Camaro Coupe for sale, teal, V6 automatic, a/c, power steering, windows and locks, cruise control, am/fm stereo cassette plus 8 disc cd changer, dual air bags, 78K miles, some minor exterior repairs needed. Retail value $8,500 Selling for $6,000 obo. Call Syretta, x2791 or e-mail smurry@fnal.gov.

  • '92 Honda Civic EX, 74k, excellent condition, automatic, red, near new tires, brakes, battery, exhaust system. Moon roof, AC, AM/FM cassette, driver's airbag, ABS brakes. Original owner, asking $6,037. Call 630-840-3922 (day) or 630-293-9349 (eve).

  • '90 Pontiac Grand Am Silver Rado,4 doors, A/C new parts (radiator, water pump, belt) $2,200 obo. Luisa at 630-840-6691 or mail to chiesa@fnal.gov.

  • Motorcycle: '80 Suzuki GS550E, only 8,000 miles, runs good, $450 obo. Matt, 208-1751.

  • 4 Chicago Bears tickets for game 5 versus the New Orleans Saints, noon on Sunday October 8th. Sec. 25, Row 26, Seats 15, 16, 17, 18. Face value of $44 each, obo. Matt, 208-1751.

  • Electric dryer, works well. $50 obo. 836-9151, ask for Drew or Julie.

  • Sears 10 HP Riding Lawn Tractor LT10-36. 36" wide cut. Needs new deck. 20 years old but runs good. $200.00 obo. Call Bud, 630-365-6100.

  • Treadmill, Weslo Cademce with incline, $75 (new $300). Wallace, x3650.

  • Acer, Intel 486, Windows 3.1, includes: monitor, CPU, keyboard, mouse and HP 660 Deskjet printer. $250 obo, mclayton@fnal.gov.

  • Boy's 12-speed, 24" mountain bike-Huffy "Sledge Hammer;" little used, very good condition. $55. Call Barry at x2230 or 630-879-5339.

  • Thule roof rack, 50 inch bars. $40. Call Gary, x4836.

  • Girls white bedroom set, twin beds, 2 dressers, mirror, nightstand, $200. Family room furniture couch, coffee table, lamp and lamp table, neutral colors, $300. Living room furniture, couch, love seat, coffee table, 2 lamp tables, 2 lamps, $500. Call weekdays after 6 p.m.: 630-820-1955.

  • Couch and loveseat, neutral colors, $300. 630-406-9436.

  • Zenith projection TV, 45 in, needs work, to be given away for free. If interested contact Bill at x4597 or ng@fnal.gov.

  • 3-year old male cockatiel, cage, accessories. Very friendly and talkative, $50. Lifetime portable basketball hoop. Used lightly for one season, sold new for $150, selling for $50. Proform stepper, electronic controls $25. Call x3230


  • Rototiller, must be working x6633.

  • Tree seeds: Bur Oak, Red Oak, White Oak, Shagbark Hickory, Butternut Hickory. The seeds should be separated by species, dried and kept cool. People can drop the seeds off at Roads & Grounds or call x3303 for pick up.

  • The Fermi Wednesday bowling league needs a couple of bowlers. Break up that week and relax, have some fun at Bowling Green in West Chicago. We are 2 bowlers short for a 12 team league. Call Dale Miller at x3875. Come on down.

  • Pumpkin Launchers unite! Streamwood Park District invites intrepid builders to compete at Pumpkinfest, Sat Oct 14. Come with a launcher created using household/hardware material. Fee includes 2 pumpkins to fling, judged for best distance. Winners in 4 categories. Pre-registration required. For brochure call Paula, x4505, or Lori at Park District, 630-372-PARK, ext. 111.

    For RENT

  • Room for rent on independent floor with living room. One car garage and use of kitchen and laundry, in calm residential Naperville. $395/month. Call 840-2574.

  • Spacious 2-bedroom condo to share (1st floor). Close to Fox Valley Mall and 15 minutes from Fermilab at Coventry Court (New York and Frontenac). Gorgeous and peaceful lake view. Better long term plans. No lease required. $500/month (all household facilities included). Contact Juan Pablo at fernand@fnal.gov, x8630 or 851-3243.

  • Wanted: 2-3 bedroom apartment or house, between Fermilab and Schaumburg, must allow two cats, between $750 to $900. Contact Melissa, x6667 or mclayton@fnal.gov.

  • Roommate(s), female preferred, must like two cats, no smoking in common areas. Still looking for apartment, must be able to pay $375 - $450 not including utilities. Contact Melissa, x6667 or mclayton@fnal.gov.


    Computing Workshop

    Fermilab will host the 7th International Workshop on Advanced Computing and Analysis Techniques in Physics Research, October 16-20, 2000. The workshop will cover Artificial Intelligence, Innovative Software Algorithms and Tools, Symbolic

    Problem Solving and Very Large Scale Computing in High Energy Physics, Astrophysics, Accelerator Physics and Nuclear Physics. The workshop will include plenary and parallel sessions, featured talks, working group and panel discussion sessions.

    A technology show will feature a variety of hardware and software demonstrations. For program details please visit the web page: http://conferences.fnal.gov/acat2000/. If interested in participating, please register on-line as soon as possible.

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