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  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    SaturdayAlcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 E. Chicago Ave. ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • New materials at library

    DIXON – New books have arrived at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave.They are:Fiction: “Flore ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Honor Rolls

    Chadwick Junior High SchoolHighest HonorsSixth grade: Grace Jakobs, Damon Miller, and Nicholas Smith ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Rocket Readers to meet

    ROCK FALLS – Rock Falls Public Library has announced its November activities. The library is at 1007 Seventh Ave.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Spider intrudes on plan

    Not long ago, I came into the Ruth Edwards Nature Center after working out on the trails. I was dirty, tired, and needing only to pick up an item and ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Vietnam veterans to meet at casino

    CLINTON, Iowa – A conference of Vietnam Veterans of America will be Friday and Nov. 8 at Wild Rose Casino, 777 Wild Rose Drive.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Author’s life topic of next meeting

    FRANKLIN GROVE – A program on the real history of Laura Ingalls Wilder, the author of the “Little House” books, will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Fran ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Owl walk set at Thomson refuge

    THOMSON – An Owl Prowl program will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Thomson Causeway Amphitheater on Lewis Avenue.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Tea fundraiser for pet health care

    DIXON – The second fall tea tasting to benefit the Amos Fund will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 15 at Gingko Tree Café, 216 W. First St.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Riverfront on meeting agenda

    STERLING – The Sterling-Rock Falls Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Ryberg Auditorium at CGH Medical Center, 100 E. LeFevre Road.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Saturday, Nov. 1Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 E. Chic ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • Basketball contest Saturday in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – Coloma Township Park District’s 36th annual Hot Shot basketball competition begins at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the gym at Merrill Elementary ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 9:46 pm
  • Day Trip: Historic cemetery offers self-driving, walking tours

    MILWAUKEE – Cemeteries feature in spooky stories and shows, but they also contain a rich history. In ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Friday, Oct. 31Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plannin ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Flow tests Friday in Dixon

    DIXON – Flow testing will be done Friday afternoon at Willett, Hofmann & Associates, Lot 4, East Progress Drive.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Writers group meets in Dixon; new members welcome

    DIXON – The Sauk Creative Writer’s Group will meet at 2 p.m. Saturday at Ginkgo Tree Café, 216 W. First St., and again on Nov. 15 and Dec. 6.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • State Senate candidate Anderson in Sterling Friday

    STERLING – Neil Anderson, Republican candidate for Illinois Senate District 36, will meet with the public at 12:30 p.m. Friday at Whiteside County Sen ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, Oct. 30Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plann ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 6:25 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Wednesday, Oct. 29Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plan ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • Appeals board cancels Nov. 6 meeting

    DIXON – The Lee County Zoning Board of Appeals meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. Nov. 6 has been canceled.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 8:08 pm
  • Art studies on natural items scheduled

    DIXON –­ A program, “Drawing the Natural World,” is planned for 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8, 15, 22, and 29, at Lowell Park Nature Center, 2114 Lowe ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • New bereavement group to meet Saturday in Dixon

    DIXON – Serenity Hospice & Home of Oregon has a new bereavement support group called Coffee & Conversation.
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • Reader Poll

    A statewide advisory question on the Nov. 4 ballot asks whether Illinois should increase its minimum wage for adults over 18 to $10 an hour. How would you vote?
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