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  • Ghostly mystery presented at dinner theater

    SANDWICH – Indian Valley Theatre will present its fall dinner show, “Ghost of a Chance,” on Oct. 17 through 19 at Fox Valley Older Adult Services, 140 ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Blue Stockings wrap up season with triple-header

    As the season for vintage base ball draws ever closer to its finish the Somonauk Blue Stockings have started looking forward to next season.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Two wins, two losses for SYTF against Oswego team

    On Sept. 14, Sandwich Youth Tackle Football traveled to Oswego Orange. The Superlights started the day against an Oswego Orange team coming in with on ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Columbus Day activities keep kids busy on day off

    YORKVILLE – Children ages 8 to 18 can spend Columbus Day learning new skills during the annual Kendall County 4-H Fall Workshops.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Room to grow: Sandwich celebrates opening of new library

    SANDWICH — After years of planning and months of construction, Sandwich’s new library building, at 925 S. Main St., is finally open.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Superfest includes nondenominational service

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    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • 4H wraps up first shooting sports season

    OSWEGO – Kendall County 4-H Shooting Sports celebrated a successful first season with a wrap-up event and friendly competition at Knollwood Club in Os ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • Churches gather for Rally Sunday in Plano

    PLANO – The First Baptist Church, First Lutheran Church, and the United Methodist Church of Plano enjoyed a presentation by Tim Hannig following the t ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 4:28 pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Civil War weekend in Ottawa packed with period events

    OTTAWA – The third Annual General W. H. L. Wallace Memorial Weekend, "Civil War '64," will run from Friday, Sept. 19 through Sunday, Sept. 21, and inc ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:36 am
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