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  • Scholars honored recently by variety of organizations

    ROCK FALLS – The following scholarships and awards were given to Rock Falls High School seniors:Ariz ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • COMMUNITY EVENTS

    Saturday, June 25Farmers Market, 7 a.m.-noon, Haymarket Square, 317 W. Third St., Dixon, 815-284-330 ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Sign-ups sought for fundraiser 5K

    WALNUT – The sixth annual Walnut 5K Run, Walk for Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS) will be July 2 in front of Bureau Valley North Junior High School, 323 S. ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Readers to tackle fiction by Gaynor

    WALNUT – The Walnut Public Library Book Club will meet at 7 p.m. July 19 at the library, 101 Heaton St.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Grown-ups can be part of program

    DIXON – Adult Summer Reading, “Book a Trip Through Time,” is underway at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Area Girl Scouts plan prairie day

    FREEPORT – Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois will present ReDiscover the Prairie, a day for all area adults, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 16 at 5040 U.S ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • July is National Parks and Recreation Month

    Get ready to discover your super powers this July with Sterling Park District and the National Recreation and Park Association.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Summer programs planned at Lowell Park

    DIXON – Students from kindergarten through second grade can take part in Create Your Own Butterfly from 1 to 4 p.m. July 2 at the Ruth Edwards Nature ...
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Retired teachers to hear about Europe visit

    POLO – Illinois Retired Teachers' Organization of Ogle and Lee counties will meet at noon July 12 at LaBranche, 610 S. Division St.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Christian singers performing today

    STERLING – Anticipation, a Southern gospel group, will perform at 7 p.m. today at Trinity United Methodist Church, 205 E. 10th St.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • 5K details on meeting agenda

    DIXON – The NAMI Sauk Area Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sinnissippi Centers, 325 state Route 2.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Prayer group open to women

    STERLING – A Call to Prayer, a women’s prayer meeting, will start Tuesday at New Life in Christ Church, 1101 First Ave.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • 4-H'ers reminded to turn in fair entries

    MOUNT CARROLL – The Carroll County 4-H Fair will be Aug. 6-13 at the fairgrounds, 28374 Milledgeville Road. 
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Day Trip: It's time for a magical history tour

    Quad Cities Museum Week focuses on getting out and seeing what's available in the area in the line of museums. Visitors can check them out during or a ...
    June 23, 2016 - 9:04 pm
  • Child safety clinic Saturday during Summer Splash

    ROCK FALLS – A child safety clinic will be offered from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at East Second Street and Avenue A, during Summer Splash.
    June 23, 2016 - 7:24 pm
  • Dixon ramp on I-88 to open for holiday weekend

    DIXON – The ramp carrying eastbound Reagan Memorial Tollway traffic over Interstate 88 to state Route 26 will open at 11 a.m. Wednesday for the Dixon ...
    June 23, 2016 - 7:11 pm
  • Support groups, clubs and services

    Saturday, June 25Overeaters Anonymous, 9 a.m., lower-level entrance, Church of God, 816 S. Clay St., ...
    June 23, 2016 - 3:45 pm
  • Support groups, clubs and services

    Friday, June 24Women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County Health D ...
    June 22, 2016 - 3:12 pm


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