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  • New 4-H club focuses on outdoor survival skills

    Kendall County 4-H announces a new addition to its youth development program options for fall 2014: outdoor skills. The new unit will focus on teachin ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 3:18 pm
  • Police reports: Sept. 16, 2014

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the local sheriff's office and city police departments. Individuals listed in Police R ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Legion Riders coordinate Hero Run

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    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Legion Riders donate to sports boosters

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    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Have a heart: Project raises awareness of heart defects and money for AEDs

    SANDWICH – Even though up to 1.3 million Americans alive today have some form of congenital heart defect, there is no celebrity spokesperson or ice bu ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local students earn college honors

    Eastern Illinois UniversityBeverly Lloyd of Sandwich was named to the dean’s list at Eastern Illinoi ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteers needed to visit hospice patients

    VITAS Innovative Hospice Care is looking for volunteers to share their time with hospice patients living at home, in the hospital or in long term care ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fall garden classes cover hydroponics, rain gardens

    YORKVILLE – Registration is open for the fall series of the University of Illinois Extension’s Four Seasons Gardening program.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • names Gibb mortgage banker

    SOMONAUK – Heartland Bank and Trust Company announces Kyla Gibb as mortgage banker. Gibb will primarily be responsible for residential lending, but ca ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Plano students go back to school with a BASH

    PLANO – The third annual Back to School BASH for Plano Community Unit School District 88 students and their families was held Aug. 22 at Plano High Sc ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ice bucket challenge kindergarten style in Sandwich

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    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Free amplified phones for the hard-of-hearing

    Free amplified phones are available through the Illinois Telecommunications Access Corporation program (ITAC). Qualified individuals must be legal res ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Cemetery cleanup to start

    Fall cleanup will begin in Oak Ridge and Pratt cemeteries in October. People who have left seasonal items at the cemetery that they do not wish to be ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • What's Happening in Leland Sept. 14 – 28

    LELAND Help for seniors and people with disabilities Wednesday, Sept. 17, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at the A ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 1:15 pm
  • What's Happening in Newark Sept. 14 – 28

    NEWARK Story time at the library 10:30 a.m. Fridays in September at the Charles B. Phillips Library, ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What is your favorite part of fall?
    Cooler temperatures
    Football
    Changing leaves
    Fall food like chili, cider, and pumpkin everything