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  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Friday, Aug. 1Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planning ...
    July 31, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, July 31Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plann ...
    July 30, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Wednesday, July 30Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plan ...
    July 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Children invited to draw, win prizes Saturday at Lowell Park

    DIXON – Young artists can spend time outdoors Saturday drawing the whispering pines at the Ruth Edwards' Nature Center in Lowell Park, 2114 Lowell Par ...
    July 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Tuesday, July 29Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planni ...
    July 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Blood drive today at Polo golf course

    DIXON – Dixon Knights of Columbus will sponsor a community blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. today.The Ro ...
    July 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Students can compete in solar contest

    OREGON – The Illinois Renewable Energy Association will sponsor a school competition in conjunction with the 13th annual Renewable Energy and Sustaina ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Performance honor awarded

    STERLING – Duis Recreation Center received the Five Star Award from the Starfish Aquatics Institute.
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Sign-up for youth gathering begins ROCK FALLS – The Rise Youth Conference is planned for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 6 at Rock River Christian Center, 1800 Prophet Road. National and local leaders will take part. Games, food, and 12 break-out sessions on topics such as “YOLO – You Only Live Once,” “Addictions – Steps to Help Yourself or a Friend,” “Dating to Find and Keep the Perfect Mate,” and “Influences – Ignoring Negative Ones and Being a Positive One” will be offered. Jeremy Willett, lead singer of the band, Willett, will attend. He will be the featured speaker, and will discuss serving the community and the world. The cost is $10 before Aug. 15, and $12 thereafter. Lunches from Culver’s will be an additional $5. Visit riseyouthconference.com to sign up online or to download the registration forms to mail to 1406 Franklin St., Rock Falls, IL 61071. Checks should be made to Amped Productions. Students must have a signed permission slip to attend. For more information, visit the website or call Delon Bland at 815-499-7015. Firefighters get updated reports

    MANLIUS – The Manlius Fire Department met in July at the fire hall. Robert Reglin, president, conducted the meeting with 13 members present.
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Kids learn cooking skills, importance of nutrition

    ROCHELLE – The University of Illinois Ogle County Extension, Oregon Office, and Rochelle School District 231 teamed up to offer 4-H Food Smart Familie ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Outside festival back at YMCA

    STERLING – The fourth annual Outdoor Adventure Fest will be from noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 23 at Sterling-Rock Falls Family YMCA, 2505 YMCA Way.
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Outdoor worship at Trinity

    MOUNT MORRIS – An outdoor worship service will be at 10:45 a.m. Sunday at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 308 E. Brayton Road.
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • College honors

    Illinois State UniversityNORMAL – Students who earned Bachelor of Science degrees from Illin ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Registration open for national bald eagle program

    APPLE RIVER – George Fenwick, president of the American Bird Conservancy in Virginia, will be the banquet speaker for this year’s Eagle Nature Foundat ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Ice cream benefit planned at house

    STERLING – An ice cream social fundraiser, hosted by the Sterling-Rock Falls Historical Society, will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 3 at the Lincoln-Manaha ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    TodayAmerican Red Cross blood drive, 7-10:30 a.m., 112 W. Second St., Rock Falls. Appointments: 815- ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Registration open for Fiesta Parade

    STERLING – Entries are wanted for the 62nd annual Fiesta Parade set for Sept. 13.The parade is organ ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Space available for Windy City trip Whiteside County Senior Center of Sterling will sponsor a trip Sept. 5 to see the Chicago Cubs play the Pittsburgh Pirates in Chicago. The motorcoach will leave at 8 a.m. from the former Kmart, 2901 E. Lincolnway, Sterling, and at 8:30 a.m. from Shopko, 1350 N. Galena Ave., Dixon. Seats are terrace reserved infield, third-base side. The cost is $50 for members and $55 for nonmembers. To register, stop at the center, 1207 W. Ninth St., or Lee County Council on Aging, 100 W. Second St., Dixon. For more information, call the center at call 815-622-9230, or council at 815-288-9236. Health screenings part of senior fair

    STERLING – State Sen. Mike Jacobs, D-East Moline, and the Whiteside County Senior Center will sponsor a senior fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 4 at t ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Members celebrate 1854 start

    COLETA – Coleta United Methodist Church’s 160th anniversary celebration will start with a kickoff at the 9 a.m. Aug. 24 service at the church, 112 N. ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Local men honored for service

    MORRISON – Paul Vock and Dan Heusinkveld will be the 144th annual Whiteside County Friend of the Fair honorees at the fairgrounds, 201 W. Winfield St. ...
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Preservation of photos program

    STERLING – Whiteside County Genealogists will meet at 9 a.m. Friday at the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce meeting room, 211 Locust St.
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Talent night planned Sunday at Fulton area church

    FULTON – Members of Spring Valley Church will perform a variety of music at 7 p.m. Sunday at the church, 10960 Spring Valley Road.
    July 26, 2014 - 1:15 am
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