61°FFairFull Forecast

Local News

  • Program offered on Sheridan’s Wedron School

    The Sheridan Historical Society will present a program on Wedron School at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 5.
    July 1, 2016 - 4:38 pm
  • Parade to kick off Sandwich Fourth of July events

    SANDWICH – The annual Fourth of July celebration in Sandwich will begin with a parade at 10 a.m. this Saturday, July 2, the Sandwich Park District has ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:36 pm
  • Charles B. Phillips Library chicken, chop dinner Monday

    The Friends of the Charles B. Phillips Public Library will host its annual chicken and pork chop dinner on the Fourth of July at the Newark Fire Depar ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • Walk Down Memory Lane at fire station

    Mary Ann (Hough) Stevenson, Jackie (Griswold) Green, Boots (Rhoads) Hoffman and Wiley Updike will talk about their childhood and teenage experiences w ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:36 pm
  • Meet American Girl author Kathleen Ernst on July 9

    Kathleen Ernst will discuss her American Girl series at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 9, at the Norway United Methodist Church, 3654 N. Route 71, Norway, and ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Somonauk farmers market scheduled for July 7

    The second Somonauk Farmers Market will be take place from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 7.Visitors can ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Sandwich Rotary presents scholarships

    Karen Tryblowski, president of the Rotary Club of Sandwich, presents Laura Olson of Somonauk High School with one of the five scholarships distributed ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Gjovik Chevrolet owner donates to FVOAS

    Olaf Gjovik, owner of Gjovik Chevrolet in Sandwich, has once again donated to Fox Valley Older Adult Services. At FVOAS’ recent 2016 Annual Spring Gal ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Cake reception for new pastor set for July 3 at UMC of Plano

    A cake reception will take place after the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday, July 3, to welcome Pastor Stevan Saunders and his wife, Vicki, to the Un ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Say 'I do' coming to Sandwich Opera House

    Indian Valley Theatre will take a walk down the aisle in its next production, “Always a Bridesmaid.”
    July 1, 2016 - 4:29 pm
  • Celebrating Independence Day

    “Celebrate the Red, White & Blue” in LelandWHEN: Sunday, July 3 – Monday, July 4INFO: The annual Ste ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:28 pm
  • Somonauk Blue Stockings match is old-fashioned fun

    Joe “Da Fish” Lorusso of Sandwich has loved baseball for as long as he can remember. He recalls playing baseball all day long during summers as a youn ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:31 pm
  • Plano churches offering Vacation Bible School

    Once again the First Lutheran Church of Plano, First Baptist Church of Plano and the United Methodist Church of Plano will conduct a Community Vacatio ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Plano Bible Church plans free soccer camp for children

    Plano Bible Church is hosting a free soccer camp from 6 to 8:30 p.m. the week of July 25-29.The camp ...
    June 24, 2016 - 6:39 pm
  • ABATE of IL hosts Freedom Rally

    Members from Open Roads Chapter ABATE of Illinois attended the Education and Awareness Rally in Springfield on May 1. Members met bikers from all over ...
    June 24, 2016 - 6:37 pm