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  • Mission statement accomplished at Sauk

    Sauk Valley Community College's Board of Trustees will hear and vote on the final version of the school's mission statement tonight.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 9:10 am
  • Mental health group to meet Tuesday

    DIXON – The NAMI Sauk Area Board of Directors will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, followed by the support group meeting at 6:30, at Sinnissippi Centers, 3 ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 3:38 pm
  • Support groups, clubs and services

    Tuesday, Aug. 23Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planni ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 9:05 pm
  • Still time for home camping

    STERLING – Instead of traveling, families can have an at-home campground in their backyard.These tip ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Insights offered on memory loss

    MORRISON – Alzheimer’s Association, Central Illinois Chapter, will present “Learning to Connect” from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sept. 8 at Odell Public Library, ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Community dining planned in Polo

    Community mealsPOLO – The Polo Community Council of Churches will present meals for Polo residents s ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • VFWs seek scholarship entries

    SPRINGFIELD – The 69th Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition has been kicked off by Veterans of Foreign Wars Department of Illinois.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Engineering firm earns recognition

    FREEPORT – For the third year in a row, Fehr Graham Engineering & Environmental has been placed on the top 100 Architectural-Engineering-Construction ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Calendar updates requested

    The calendars listed on this page and in the daily paper are in the process of being updated. If you ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • St. James site of music presentation

    DIXON – Area musicians will perform in the Sunday Afternoon Musical Interlude from 3 to 5 p.m. Aug. 28 at St. James Evangelical Congregational Church, ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Family’s story part of meeting

    PRINCETON – Bureau County Genealogical Society will have its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the society library, 629 S. Main St.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Parents encouraged to check family immunizations

    OREGON – August is National Immunization Month – a good time for parents to review their children's immunization status and their own, according to Og ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Church plans ice cream day

    Ice creamROCK FALLS – Members of First Christian Church of Rock Falls will have an ice cream social ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • 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
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