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  • Business notebook: Shoe shop in Dixon changes hands

    DIXON – After 37 years of owning a shoe shop, it’s time for Gary and Karen Michel to put their feet up.
    March 6, 2015 - 9:32 am
  • Sterling graduate joins chamber

    Annely Salgado has been named the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce marketing, customer-relations manager.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Area builder earns national award

    Rural Renovators of Franklin Grove received the National Frame Builders Association Award, 2014 Building of Year during the Feb. 18-20 NFBA Exposition ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Grant application deadline nears

    OREGON – Grant Applications for United Way program funding will be accepted until 5 p.m. March 27 from Ogle County-based nonprofit organizations provi ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • United Way to honor volunteers

    STERLING – The United Way of Whiteside County’s annual Campaign Celebration will be March 11.The pu ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Rotarians deliver valentines to seniors

    ROCK FALLS – Members of the Rock Falls Rotary Club recently met. Gabi Duz, Rotary Youth Exchange stu ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Perms and braids and extensions, oh my!

    There’s a new place in town to get your glam on. Sisters Natikka and Alexis Lerma opened Nasos Salon ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • Business Notebook: Sterling bakery on the move

    STERLING – Aurelio’s Bake Shop is moving to 517 Locust St. in Sterling. Owner Aurelio Gallardo has been at 406 Avenue G since starting the business in ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • New chiropractor opening in Prophetstown

    PROPHETSTOWN – Beginning next week, a new chiropractor will call Prophetstown home.Renew Chiropracti ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • Grants benefit 4-H Foundation

    The 4-H Foundation has received a $30,000 donation from ADM Cares, a part of the Archer Daniels Midland Co.
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Area counties receive grants

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Emergency Management Agency awarded funding to Local Emergency Planning Committees.
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Nuclear plant issues brochures

    BYRON – Exelon Generation mailed nearly 20,000 public information emergency-planning brochures to residents and businesses within 10 miles of Byron Ge ...
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • A shoe-in for success

    MORRISON – Whether in a small Midwest town or the largest city on either coast, the limelight always finds Megan Linke.
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 12:28 pm
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