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  • New bridge club meeting in Dixon

    DIXON – The new Dixon Area Evening Bridge Club meets at 5:30 p.m. Mondays at Post House Community Center, 100 W. Second St. Games are open to any play ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 7:20 pm
  • Santa to visit Rock Falls library; other events on tap

    ROCK FALLS – A free soup supper followed by a free program on essential oils will be offered Wednesday at Rock Falls Public Library, 1007 Seventh Ave.
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 8:10 pm
  • Audubon offers trip to Wisconsin conservatory

    FREEPORT – Northwest Illinois Audubon Society is offering a trip to Olbrich’s Bolz Conservatory in Madison, Wisconsin, on Dec. 5.
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 8:13 pm
  • Federal crop insurance seminar Wednesday

    MORRISON – A free seminar on changes to the 2016 federal Crop Insurance Program in the farm bill begins at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Whiteside County Farm B ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 6:16 pm
  • 'Trash genius' author to speak in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – A Mount Morris author described as a “trash genius” by Paperback Fanatic magazine will talk from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 1 at Rock Falls Public ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:53 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, Nov. 26ThanksgivingCancellations have not been received for these; check ahead to see if m ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Local authors signing books Saturday in Sterling

    STERLING – A number of writers from across Illinois will attend a free authors fair from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at Sterling Public Library, 102 W. Th ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Benefit Saturday for Dixon man fighting cancer

    NELSON – A fundraiser featuring a DJ, live and silent auctions, food, a 50/50 drawing and more will be held Saturday at the Railside Inn for a Dixon m ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:38 pm
  • Wednesday, Nov. 25Women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County Healt ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Amboy youth to help make wreaths Sunday

    AMBOY – Teen Turf volunteers will help children make free Christmas wreaths from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at the former Twigs & Sprigs store, 100 N. Maso ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Thursday garden sale to benefit KSB auxiliary

    DIXON – Distinctive Gardens will sell wreaths, swags, trees, roping, and other holiday decor from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 3 in the first-floor annex at ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Sunday's service the last for departing Nazarene pastor

    STERLING – After 9 years, Bob Hasselbring, pastor of First Church of the Nazarene, will hold his last local service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday at the church ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Tuesday, Nov. 24Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planni ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 11:32 pm

  • Reader Poll

    Lee County State's Attorney Anna Sacco-Miller took a leave of absence after being charged with driving under the influence. Do you think she should resign?
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