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Hecker Rings In The New Year

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Ryann Happel lights the Hecker 125th Birthday Cake at the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve.
Ryann Happel lights the Hecker 125th Birthday Cake at the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve.

Throughout 2020, Hecker will celebrate the 125th year of the village’s founding in 1895. The commemorative cake was ceremonial lit at the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve. Ryann Happel, daughter of Sarah (nee Curran) and Trustee Rich Happel, had the honor of lighting the candles. She was assisted by her pop and Mayor …

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