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  • Reynolds and Fisher honored with humor, music and dance

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – Laughter, music and the tapping of dancing shoes reverberated throughout a public ...
    March 26, 2017 - 10:38 pm
  • Box office reaches record; international sales are flat

    NEW YORK (AP) – The Motion Picture Association of America said Wednesday that the worldwide box offi ...
    March 23, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Raunchy comedy ‘CHIPS’ will leave audience chuckling

    The randy action-comedy “CHIPS” is pitched right to that 18-24 demographic, but that audience is pro ...
    March 23, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Chili, shrimp dinner supports Rotary Club

    DIXON – It’s almost time to eat some good grub for the Rotary Club.The Dixon Rotary Club will presen ...
    March 23, 2017 - 8:18 am
  • Hearts of Gold benefits Bi-County Cooperative Foundation

    ROCK FALLS – Bi-County Cooperative Foundation’s seventh annual Hearts of Gold event will run from 7 to 10 p.m. April 1 at Rock Falls Days Inn, 2105 Fi ...
    March 23, 2017 - 8:17 am
  • Mom 2 Mom Market a resource for mothers

    STERLING – Christ Lutheran School Boosters will present its Mom 2 Mom Market, an indoor garage sale for mothers, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 1 in the ...
    March 23, 2017 - 8:42 am
  • Review: Sorority Noise poised for greatness with latest album (Grade: A-plus)

    Quickly approaching 30, it’s sometimes nice to have those days where you think, “Man, my 18-year-old self would still think I’m pretty cool.”
    March 23, 2017 - 8:04 am
  • BOOK REVIEW: Pressure cook your way to ‘Flavortown’ with Guy Fieri

    When celebrity restaurateur Guy Fieri isn’t going “off the hook” or “out of bounds” during travels f ...
    March 21, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Chuck Berry's influence on rock 'n roll was incalculable

    Rock 'n' roll was more than a new kind of music, but a new story to tell, one for kids with transist ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:57 am
  • 'Beauty and the Beast' breaks box office record

    p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica} NEW YORK (AP) — Disney's live-act ...
    March 19, 2017 - 6:31 pm
  • Annual antiques show to return to Blackhawk Center

    OREGON – One of the premier antique shows in northern Illinois is almost ready to return. The 67th ...
    March 15, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Blues artists, singer-songwriter to play Rosbrook

    DIXON – “Blues on First,” a night of soul, rhythm and blues, and blues, will run from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday at Rosbrook Studio, 107 S. Peoria Ave.
    March 15, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • Feel like some Bingo?

    ROCK FALLS – The Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce will host a day and night of traditional Bingo on March 25 at the American Legion, 712 Fourth Ave. 
    March 15, 2017 - 10:48 pm
  • Trump tweets dig at Snoop Dogg over mock shooting in video

    WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is firing back at Snoop Dogg days after the release of a mu ...
    March 15, 2017 - 10:48 pm
  • 'Kong' conquers 'Logan' at the box office

    LOS ANGELES – In the box office war among beasts, Wolverine was no match for the return of King Kong ...
    March 12, 2017 - 10:23 pm
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