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  • Art workshops at Byron Theater

    BYRON – Eagle’s Nest Art Group members will offer training in multiple techniques and mediums at the Byron Theater, next door to Byron Museum of Histo ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • WACC announces January Students of the Month

    STERLING – Whiteside Area Career Center has announced its January Students of the Month for outstanding effort and performance.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Pancakes, french toast at Amboy Central School breakfast

    AMBOY – The annual Central School Pancake and French Toast Breakfast will be from 8 a.m. to noon March 5 at Amboy Central School, 30 E. Provost St.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Mental health first aid session

    DIXON – Mental health first aid training will be at 8 a.m. March 10 at Dixon Police Department, 220 S. Hennepin Ave.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Pancake breakfast, vendor show at Self Help

    STERLING – Self Help Enterprises pancake breakfast and vendor show will be from 7 a.m. to noon March 4 at 2300 W. LeFevre Road.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Monday Night Bridge continues

    DIXON – The results are in for Monday Nigh Bridge Club on Feb. 13.Mimi Boysen and Barb Hermes took f ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Resthave Home of Morrison, volunteers deliver cookie grams

    Resthave Home of Morrison, with the help of volunteers, delivered cookie grams to Resthave residents the week of Valentine's Day Cookies were also del ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Local church will have World Day of Prayer

    Church Women United of Sterling-Rock Falls will have World Day of Prayer observance March 3 at First Christian Church, 506 Fifth Ave., Rock Falls. Cof ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Sunset in Fort Myers Beach, Florida

    The sun sets over Fort Myers Beach, Florida. Photo submitted by Wendell Snell of Dixon. ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Tables, booths can be rented at sale

    ROCK FALLS – The Purrrrfect Indoor Rummage Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 18 at Rock Falls Community Building, 601 W. 10th St.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Homemakers on way to East Peoria

    EAST PEORIA – Lee County Homemakers Education Association members, Linda Tarpley and Shirley Rees, will attend the 92nd annual Illinois Association fo ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Sterling Park District's Youth Basketball League teams

    Dec. 3-Jan. 28 at Westwood Fitness and Sports CenterThe league is designed to teach children the fun ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Pancake, sausage supper at church in Oregon

    OREGON – A pancake and sausage supper will be from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 4 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church (Paynes Point), 764 N. Stillman Valley Road.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Heroin addict shares her recovery

    MORRISON – A prescription led Angie Tarbill down a rabbit hole leading to opioid addiction. A Whiteside County program pulled her out.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:40 pm
  • Ogle officials still defending site choice for new jail

    About 50 people packed an informational meeting on the new Ogle County Jail, and chief among the complaints is still the proposed location in downtown ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:42 pm
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