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  • COMMUNITY EVENTS

    TodayFarmers Market, 7 a.m.-noon, Haymarket Square, 317 W. Third St., Dixon, 815-284-3306.Farmers Ma ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Tips to improve memory available

    MORRISON – A lunch and learn workshop on maintaining memory throughout life will be from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday in the assisted living dining room at ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • SUPPORT GROUPS, CLUBS, AND SERVICES

    TodayAlcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 E. Chicago Ave., D ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Ogle Plat book now available

    OREGON – Copies of the 2016 Ogle County Plat Book can be purchased at the historical Ogle County Courthouse, 105 S. Fifth St., Suite 202.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • 4-H’ers compete at Lee County Fair

    AMBOY – The Lee County 4-H Fair was July 28-31 at the fairgrounds in Amboy.Members and clubs awarded ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • SVACC plans meal, program

    STERLING – Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce’s Lunch & Learn, featuring Irene Kelly, CEO of Prisma, will be from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 28 at W ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Halo employees attend meeting

    SAN DIEGO – HALO Branded Solutions recently concluded its annual National Sales meeting with record attendance.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • 4-H’ers named state delgates, alternates

    AMBOY – Additional trophy winners at the Lee County Fair are:BeefGrand Champion Performance Tested B ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Life planning session offered

    DIXON – KSB Community Wellness and Lee County Council on Aging will have “My Final Wish” at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Post House Ballroom, 100 W. Second ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Donors needed for church blood drive

    DIXON – An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church hall, 110 E. Third St.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Certification class for food managers

    MENDOTA – A food service sanitation manager certification course will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 27 in Conference Room C at OSF Saint Paul Medical ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Area performers welcome at center

    DIXON – Open Mic Night’s first act will start at 7 p.m. Friday at Post House Community Center, 100 W. Second St.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Canal hikers to take ‘Kingfisher’

    The Friends of the Canal will have its monthly Hike the Canal, “Kingfisher” on Sunday.The 3.2 mile w ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Forum features suicide awareness

    STERLING – A Suicide Talk Workshop will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon Sept. 7 At Bethel Reformed Church, 230 E. 23rd St.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Klogs and more featured in sale

    STERLING – The CGH Auxiliary will have a shoe sale Tuesday.The Show Road Productions' merchandise wi ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
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