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  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, Aug. 21Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plann ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Volunteers needed for weekend lock cleanup

    ROCK FALLS – Rock Falls Voluntourism is looking for help Saturday and Sunday with cleanup and maintenance work along the Hennepin Canal Trail.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Registration due for CGH exercise class

    DIXON – Registration is due by Friday for “Strong Women, Strong Bones,” an exercise class to increase bone strength, balance, and flexibility at CGH M ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Wednesday, Aug. 20Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plan ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Cookout this weekend to help hungry

    DIXON – A cookout to benefit the CROP hunger walk will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Dixon Food Center, 500 Chicago Ave.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Youth bowling, services set for Saturday

    STERLING – Youths 19 and younger are invited for free bowling during Bowling Blastoff from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Paone’s Blackhawk Lanes, 2325 ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Tuesday, Aug. 19Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planni ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Energy fair to return to Ogle County Fairgrounds

    OREGON – The 13th annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Lifestyle Fair will be Aug. 23 and 24 at the Ogle County Fairgrounds, 1440 N. Limekiln Road.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Barbecue, sweets on social’s menu

    ROCK FALLS – An ice cream social will be from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 23 at First Christian Church of Rock Falls, 506 Fifth Ave.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Ford dealership to help recognition program

    MANLIUS – Drivers can raise money for Bureau Valley High School’s Renaissance Program by test driving new Ford vehicles from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 22 at ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Sign-up open for clinic

    SAVANNA – Registration is due by 4 p.m. Sept. 4 for Kids Fishing Day, set for 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 6 at the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Filipino religious service planned

    CHERRY – A Filipino Mass and potluck will be at 2 p.m. Aug. 24 at Holy Trinity Cherry, 212 S. Main St.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Rural celebration brings past farming practices to life

    STERLING – The eighth annual free Farm Heritage Festival will be Aug. 23 at East Jordan Church, 22027 Polo Road.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Local Chesterton group may form

    I had the opportunity to attend the 33rd annual American Chesterton Society conference at the end of July and the first 2 days of August.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Hikers to head to canal Lock 29

    The Friends of the Hennepin Canal will have its monthly Hike the Canal outing Sunday from Bridge 41 to Lock 29. The hike, called the Woodchuck, is 3.7 ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Rockford hospital earns care award

    ROCKFORD – SwedishAmerican Hospital recently received an award from the American College of Cardiology.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Soloist to sing at outdoor service

    FULTON – Ron Hise will be in concert at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Spring Valley Reformed Church’s outdoor worship service, 10960 Spring Valley Road.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Storytellers to weave tales in Dixon, Sterling

    STERLING – Sterling Public Library will sponsor a weekend of storytelling Aug. 29 and 30.Activities ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Corn on the boil Sunday in country

    DIXON – Sugar Grove School and Church’s annual corn boil will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at 352 Timber Creek Road.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Pigeon club to start in Sterling

    STERLING – Children can take part in the Sky Fliers pigeon racing club, from Aug. 30 to Oct. 10 at 708 Griswold Ave.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Floats, bands sought for parade

    SUBLETTE – Sublette 365 committee members will accept entries now for the SubletteFest parade Sept. 13.
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Songs, snacks planned Sunday

    DIXON – A Sunday afternoon interlude with music by area performers will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at St. James Evangelical Congregational Church, 155 ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
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