June – The month of weddings!

BOURBONNAIS, IL – Did you know that June is the month of weddings? Two of our very own have already celebrated theirs. Congratulations to Brandon & Kaitlyn Chiero and Michael & Nicole Cote on their weddings that took place this past weekend!

A little bit about our employees: Brandon Chiero does a little bit of everything here at Court Street Ford but is currently spending most of his time in the Quick Lane. Nicole Cote is part of our Business Development Center and also works with the service department to help with follow up questions & concerns with customers.

But why June? Well we did a little research on this topic and came up with some interesting little tidbits. Although some say it’s due to the most moderate temperatures of the year for an outdoor event as well as a wide variety of in-season flowers, it actually stems from some very old traditions. Back in the day, having a June wedding meant that a possible Summer pregnancy would still be early enough in the season that a wife could help out with the next year’s harvest.

Long ago, regular bathing wasn’t considered a necessity and was reserved for a once-a-year event that took place at the end of May. Many couples decided to tie the knot in June since they were their most presentable during that month.

The month of June was named after Juno, the Roman goddess of marriage so many Romans married in June to honor their goddess and to be showered with luck and good wishes from the gods.

If you would like to read up more on this topic here are a few links to get you started!

The History Of June Weddings | Dr. Roher

Weddings & Hygiene | about.com

History’s Mysteries | Ramona Shelton

About Court Street Ford
Located in Bourbonnais, IL, our friendly, professional staff is here to answer your questions and help you make a confident, no-pressure decision! Whether you want a new or pre-owned vehicle, we’re READY! Our New inventory includes popular Ford models, such as the Mustang, Explorer, Escape, Focus, Fusion and Edge. Wherever you live in the Southwest Chicagoland area, or even if you’re driving from Joliet, Wilmington, Peoria, Springfield, or Champaign, we’re ready to serve you! Commitment to customer care at <a title=”Court Street Ford” href=”http://www.courtstreetford.com&#8221; target=”_blank”>Court Street Ford</a> doesn’t stop with your vehicle purchase. Our Ford Service Department and Quick Lane are staffed with factory-trained technicians, ready to perform everything from regular maintenance to expert repairs. Our goal is to have the work done quickly and correctly with great service on every vehicle, every time. Whether your car is the latest model or not, a Ford or another brand, we can resolve most issues at competitive prices. Call TODAY and see why Court Street Ford won in 2010 and is now a SIX-TIME WINNER of the prestigious Ford President’s Award for OUTSTANDING CUSTOMER SERVICE!

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