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Hoops Dayton forced action on Dayton basketball courts

What started as a campaign effort in 2013, to give something worthwhile to the community instead of putting up yard signs, Hoops Dayton brought the sorry state of our public basketball courts front and center. In 2014, Esrati continued to hang nets, clean up courts and spread the green nets …

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Lisa Scott of Beaute Box in Downtown Dayton supports David Esrati for Dayton City Commission

Beaute Box sponsors 5 nets

There isn’t anyone in Dayton who can rock an Esrati for Congress shirt the way Lisa Scott can. That said, Lisa is the owner of Beaute Box at 116 W. Fifth Street Dayton OH 45402. She does nails, pedis, makeup, massage, makeovers, waxing etc. You can check out her website …

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Photo of new rim, installed by Dayton City Commission candidate David Esrati

Full court basketball returns to Princeton Recreation Center

Last night, full court basketball returned to Princeton Recreation Center. A brand new First Team FT172D rim was installed by me and my friend/client and supporter- Rob Degenhart, who brought his super-duper 20v drill along. Had we had his super-duper 20v cut off tool, we could have hung the second …

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Al Shamburger holding Elect Esrati poster

Al’s Smokehouse and Cafe sponsors 2 nets

Al’s Smokehouse and Cafe on E. Third Street is the place to go for late night eats. On the weekends, they’ll be serving up ribs and the Shamburger until 5am. The website isn’t up yet- but it will be, You can stop in at 130 E. Third St in …

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Photo of kids at Salem Heights park holding the Elect Esrati poster


Yesterday I went back to Salem Heights park where the little kid who says “I love my new net” toward the end …

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All Cuts Barber Shop

All Cuts Barber shop sponsors 6 nets

Across from the closed bowling alley on Klepinger is All Cuts Barber Shop. You can’t really see the shop from Siebenthaler, it’s …

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Sid Booker of 3 Sids Barber Shop

3 Sids Barber Shop sponsors a net

Barbers can talk to anyone. And some of them are really fun to talk to – like Sid Booker of 3 Sids …

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Carl Sanders Mr. Martin's Barber shop

Carl Sanders sponsors a net

It was just after 9pm as I was walking door-to-door last week on Eichelberger Ave when I ran into Carl who was …

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