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  • Church plans Independence Day games, food

    STERLING – Rain or shine, a Fourth of July celebration will be from noon to 4 p.m. July 4 at the Amazing Grace Church, 512 Second Ave.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Weekend tours focus on river

    FULTON – Visitors can register now for trips to three Mississippi River-related sites.From 9 a.m. to ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • College honors

    Black Hawk College, East CampusGALVA – Those named to the Black Hawk College East Campus spring ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Master Gardeners on hand today

    STERLING – Master Gardners will be available from 8 a.m. to noon today at Twin Cities Market, 106 Avenue A.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • SUPPORT GROUPS, CLUBS, AND SERVICES

    Saturday, June 25Overeaters Anonymous, 9 a.m., lower-level entrance, Church of God, 816 S. Clay St., ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Deadline approaches for waste grants

    OREGON – Applications are due by noon July 11 for the next round of waste reduction, recycling grants from Ogle County Solid Waste Management Departme ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Scholars honored recently by variety of organizations

    ROCK FALLS – The following scholarships and awards were given to Rock Falls High School seniors:Ariz ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • COMMUNITY EVENTS

    Saturday, June 25Farmers Market, 7 a.m.-noon, Haymarket Square, 317 W. Third St., Dixon, 815-284-330 ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Sign-ups sought for fundraiser 5K

    WALNUT – The sixth annual Walnut 5K Run, Walk for Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS) will be July 2 in front of Bureau Valley North Junior High School, 323 S. ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Readers to tackle fiction by Gaynor

    WALNUT – The Walnut Public Library Book Club will meet at 7 p.m. July 19 at the library, 101 Heaton St.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Grown-ups can be part of program

    DIXON – Adult Summer Reading, “Book a Trip Through Time,” is underway at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Area Girl Scouts plan prairie day

    FREEPORT – Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois will present ReDiscover the Prairie, a day for all area adults, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 16 at 5040 U.S ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • July is National Parks and Recreation Month

    Get ready to discover your super powers this July with Sterling Park District and the National Recreation and Park Association.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Summer programs planned at Lowell Park

    DIXON – Students from kindergarten through second grade can take part in Create Your Own Butterfly from 1 to 4 p.m. July 2 at the Ruth Edwards Nature ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Retired teachers to hear about Europe visit

    POLO – Illinois Retired Teachers' Organization of Ogle and Lee counties will meet at noon July 12 at LaBranche, 610 S. Division St.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
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