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  • SUPPORT GROUPS, CLUBS, AND SERVICES

    Saturday, Feb. 6Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 E. Chic ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 4:54 pm
  • DAY TRIP: Mushers, dog sleds bring winter fun to Brookfield

    BROOKFIELD – Whether it’s for romance or the love of animals, visitors can celebrate Valentine’s Day in style at Brookfield Zoo.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:18 pm
  • Top 5 things to do this weekend: Feb. 6-7

    Looking for something fun to do this weekend in the Sauk Valley? Here are five suggestions from the Sauk Valley Media news staff.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • Know someone who makes the community better?

    ROCK FALLS – Do you know someone or a group of people who deserve recognition for their contributions to the community? If so, a nomination for the Sh ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Chicago comedian to perform at Sauk

    DIXON – Michael Issac, a comedian who headlines at Zanies Comedy Club in Chicago, will perform a free show at 7 p.m. Feb. 11 in the Mathis Theatre at ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Antique, collectibles on sale Saturday in Mount Morris

    MOUNT MORRIS – The February Finds Antique and Collectibles Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Mount Morris Moose Lodge Family C ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • New play coming to Dixon Stage Left

    DIXON – “Marriage Is Murder,” starring Molly Pashon and Kevin Tumleson, will hit the stage for three weekends at Dixon Stage Left, 306 W. First St.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Illinois governor creates privately funded economic agency

    CHICAGO (AP) – Gov. Bruce Rauner used his executive powers Wednesday to establish a privately run an ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Report: Racial disparities persist with Illinois poverty

    CHICAGO (AP) – A nonprofit research group says poverty rates in Illinois are up to three times highe ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Rock Falls' low-income housing repair program could disappear

    ROCK FALLS – The city will likely discontinue its participation in a federal housing program that helps low-income homeowners with needed repairs.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:28 pm
  • Second brother charged with murder posts bond

    DIXON – One of the brothers charged in the murder of a Peoria man was freed from the Lee County Jail on Wednesday after a judge granted a motion to re ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 10:26 am
  • Sterling senior thrives in orchestra, cross country

    STERLING – Little did Cody Lund know that the proverbial intersection he reached in the summer of 2009 was along a road leading to a deeper understand ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Utilities changes on the horizon in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – Mayor Bill Wescott has called a Committee of the Whole meeting to discuss the city's plans to establish a utilities board.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 8:29 pm
  • Dresses wanted for annual fundraiser

    DIXON – Got a prom dress in your closet that's looking for another dance partner? How about a homecoming dress that's just been hanging around? Pull t ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Nursing meeting Monday at Sauk

    DIXON – A free information session for nursing careers and programs begins at 4:30 p.m. Monday in Room 2E8A at Sauk Valley Community College, 173 stat ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:46 pm
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