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  • Polo High School March Student of the Month: Lana Scholl

    POLO — Lana Scholl, 18, of Polo, is Polo Community High School's March Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Mark and Kathy Scholl, and has two ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Caterpillar stop on center’s trip

    STERLING – Whiteside County Senior Center and Lee County Council on Aging will offer a trip June 10 to Peoria.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Registration ready for golf fundraiser

    STERLING – Hospice of the Rock River Valley’s 13th annual memorial golf outing will be June 26 at Emerald Hill Golf Course, 16802 Prairieville Road.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Post office reports on food collected

    STERLING – Local postal workers collected about 34,000 pounds of food May 9 during the Stamp Out Hunger food drive.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Amplified phones available through Whiteside senior center

    SPRINGFIELD – Free amplified telephones are available through Illinois Telecommunications Access Corp. for those with hearing loss.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Event for dogs, owners planned

    STERLING – Happy Tails Humane Society’s Dog Fest and Run for the Paws 2K Fun Run will be June 13 at Grandon Civic Center on East Fourth Street.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Sign-ups open for 5K memorial

    STERLING – The Brad Onken Memorial S.M.A.R.T. Summer Sizzler 5K Run-Walk will be June 7 at Sinnissippi Park, 1100 Sinnissippi Road.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Public welcome to ‘touch a truck’

    STERLING – The Sterling Park District will be Touch a Truck Day from 10 a.m. to noon June 13 in the parking lot of Bethel Reformed Church, 230 E. 23rd ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Area associates named to clubs

    CHICAGO – Broker associates at RE/MAX recently received recognition from the RE/MAX Northern Illinois region for their sales achievements in 2014.  
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    TodayRed Cross blood drive, 7-11 a.m., 112 W. Second St., Rock Falls. Appointment: 815-625-0382.Alco ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Parade entries wanted in Ashton

    ASHTON – The 150th anniversary of Ashton’s incorporation will be celebrated June 11-14.A parade will ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Local students place in writing contest

    MOLINE – Two Sauk Valley students received awards in this year's PBS Kids Go Writers Contest through WQPT.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Firefighters honor member’s service

    MANLIUS – Manlius Fire Department members met in May at the fire hall.Robert Reglin, president, cond ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Whiteside students awarded scholarships

    MORRISON – The Whiteside County Farm Bureau Foundation recently awarded five $2,000 scholarships to students studying in a field of agriculture.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Area Audubon group releases local foods brochure

    FREEPORT – The Northwest Illinois Audubon Society and University of Illinois Extension Stephenson County recently released the 2015 edition of the Loc ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
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