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  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, Oct. 23Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plann ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Fundraiser Saturday for family of Amboy girl

    AMBOY – A benefit Saturday will help the family of a 7-year-old Amboy girl who died Aug. 5 after an ATV accident pay her funeral expenses.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • Fundraiser set Sunday for Sterling woman fighting lung disease

    STERLING – Money raised at a benefit Sunday will help a Sterling woman with expenses as she fights a rare lung condition.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • Yard waste pickup runs through Dec. 5

    STERLING – Sterling is reminding its residents of its rules for dealing with fall yard waste:Leaves ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Wednesday, Oct. 22Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plan ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 8:53 pm
  • Affordable Care Act talk, Halloween dance Wednesday at senior center

    STERLING – Dr. Paul Steinke, CEO of CGH Medical Center in Sterling, will discuss the Affordable Care Act and answer questions at 11 a.m. Wednesday at ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 8:07 pm
  • Trick-or-treating hours set across Sauk Valley

    This year's trick-or-treat hours, all on Halloween unless otherwise noted, are:Albany: 5:30-7:30 p.m ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:40 am
  • Lee County businesses to help United Way

    DIXON – Local businesses are donating money raised this week to United Way of Lee County.McDonald’s, ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 8:07 pm
  • Halloween pancakes, parade to haunt Dixon

    DIXON – A monster pancakes fundraiser for Dixon Main Street and Lee County Council on Aging will be from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Dixon Senior Center, ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:18 pm
  • Sign up now for Toys for Tots

    ROCK FALLS – Sauk Valley Marines Detachment 913 will sign up families for this year’s Whiteside County Toys for Tots program starting Saturday.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • Anti-bullying night Saturday in Amboy

    AMBOY – Area middle and high school students can attend Bully Bash 2014 from 4 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Teen Turf, 235 W. Main St.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • Free flu shots available Thursday

    DIXON – The fourth annual Community Flu Shot Event will be this week across northern Illinois.Any ad ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Tuesday, Oct. 21Women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, all by appointment ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:55 pm
  • Park district plans programs for fall

    ROCK FALLS – The Coloma Township Park District will have Saturday morning girls skill programs for ages 6 to 14.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Skills, drills part of camp

    The Sterling Park District will host a camp for all middle-school basketball players in July.This ca ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Families welcome to seasonal evening at Sterling Park District

    STERLING – Put on your costume and join the Halloween fun Friday at the Duis Center, 211 E. 23rd St.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Program on wars at Paw Paw center

    PAW PAW – The Paw Paw Library District willpresent a program about World Wars I and II from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday on the lower level of the Paw Paw ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Toys, funds roll in at benefit

    ROCK FALLS – Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots raised $2,992.75 and collected more than $1,000 in toys Sept. 28 during a Music Matters fundraiser at ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Unselfish decisions brighten news

    One of the crises of the contemporary scene is the state of the family. It doesn’t take a degree in sociology to see that much of the dysfunction suff ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Excursion this week for gambling

    ROCHELLE – Hub City Senior Center will sponsor a bus trip Friday to Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque, Iowa.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Seasonal activities include colorful artwork, costume judging

    ROCK FALLS – The Coloma Township Park District’s annual Halloween Coloring Contest runs through Oct. 25. 
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Sports club plans Dixon walk routes

    DIXON – The Windy City Walkers of the American Volkssport Association will sponsor a 1-day walk Oct. 25.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Reader Poll

    This question is on the Nov. 4 ballot in Paw Paw: "Should the village of Paw Paw adopt an ordinance permitting and regulating the keeping of chickens within the village?" How would you vote?
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