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  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:37 PM
    GALENA–The Hills Unit of Jo Daviess county Association of Home and Community Education (HCE) held an Old Fashioned Euchre Party Sunday, April 12 at the Council Hill Town Hall. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:36 PM

    The Lafayette County Genealogy Society (LCGS) is planning a cemetery walk on Memorial Day, May 25 at Elmwood Cemetery in Warren.

  • Galena library to host talk on ISIS
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:35 PM

    GALENA–Dr Beth K. Dougherty will present the lecture “ISIS: State, Sect, and Terror in Iraq and Syria” on Saturday, June 6 at 2 p.m., at the Galena Public Library.

  • Relying on kindness
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:32 PM
    GALENA–Leon Logothetis was working as a broker in London when he realized he simply wasn’t enjoying life. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:29 PM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is featuring a first-time artist for its summer organ concert series. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:28 PM

    DARLINGTON, Wis.–Pat Ready, Stoughton, Wis., will be the guest speaker on Monday, May 18 at 7 p.m., at the Bluebird Nest Nature Center, 308 Main St., Darlington.

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:21 PM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–John Chappell “Chappy” Stowe, Madison, Wis., will open the 2015 Summer Organ Concert series at Sinsinawa Mound at 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 3. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:17 PM
    I always associate rhubarb with nostalgia. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:13 PM
    BLOOMINGTON–Stephanie Wurster of River Ridge Elementary School is a recipient of a 2015 Container Garden Grant. 
  • Work of local artists to be on display
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:12 PM
    GALENA–There is the silent, yet vivid, voice of the artist expressed on paper, canvas, in clay, wood, stone and bronze. . .and there is the personal experience of the viewer of each piece of artwork. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:11 PM
    At our monthly 4-H meeting held on April 30, we had a fire safety presentation that Hunter Trueblood and Devin Koester organized. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:10 PM
    HANOVER–Family Ties is hosting an “Importance of Play” night on Wednesday, May 27 at the Hanover Township Park District for children birth to age 5. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:09 PM
    ELIZABETH–The Elizabeth Spring Fling event, sponsored by The Elizabeth Area Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Friday and Saturday, June 5-6. 
  • Anniversary - The Lingles
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:04 PM
    The Lingles 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:51 AM

    Nikki Peebles

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:47 AM
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:18 AM
    ELIZABETH–A cloud of danger hangs over little Apple River Fort. 
  • Experience Horseshoe Mound–a walking tour
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:25 PM
    Have you ever wondered what a guided tour of the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation’s (JDCF) Horseshoe Mound Preserve–just east of Galena off of Blackjack Road–would be like? 
  • Sugar and insulin cause problems
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:21 PM
    Americans currently spend $25 billion each year on cholesterol lowering medication. 
  • Hello, Neighbor! - Rachel Lenstra
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:20 PM
    Galena’s Rachel Lenstra, children’s and teen services librarian at the Galena Public Library, has all sorts of fun activities planned for the summer months. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:56 AM
    GALENA–The St. Mary Altar & Rosary Society held a meeting on May 3 in Bally Hall. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:55 AM
    GALENA–“Hometown Nazareth: Where Jesus was a Kid” is the theme for this year’s United Churches of Galena Vacation Bible School, which will be held June 1-5 at the Galena United Methodist Church. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:53 AM

    GALENA–Hypnosis Live opens Friday, May 22 at Galena Trolley Tours and Theater, Galena. Doors open at 7:30 with the show starting at 8 p.m.

  • Artist to talk about writing May 16
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:51 AM
    GALENA–In the program “Writing What I Know: An Artist Talks about Writing” to take place on Saturday, May 16 at 2 p.m. at the Galena Public Library, Karen Stockwell will discuss the various art forms she has worked with and how they are incorporated in her writing. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:45 AM
    GALENA–The members of Court Isabella 572, Catholic Daughters of the Americas, held their monthly meeting Tuesday, May 5 at 7 p.m. at Bally Hall, St. Mary’s Church. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:43 AM

    Cindia and Frederick Baltz

  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:42 AM

    Kyla Elaine McDonald

  • Hello World - Hadley Elaine Freund
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:41 AM

    Hadley Elaine Freund

  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:40 AM

    Henry James Loeffelholz

  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:26 AM
  • Celebrating Cinco de Mayo
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 2:49 PM
    Did you know that Cinco de Mayo isn’t actually Mexico’s Independence Day? 
  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 2:44 PM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–The Alzheimer’s Association will offer an education series to educate Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers how to respond to behavior changes in those living with dementia.

  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 2:43 PM

    GALENA–The informal monthly meeting of northwest Illinois retired police officers will be held at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 13, at Checo’s Restaurant, Stockton.

  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 2:43 PM

    GALENA–Galena was named “One of the Top 12 Awesome Midwestern Spots in Summer” by Huffington Post and the proof is in the pudding–or wine, in the case of Corkless in Galena, a new wine festival slated for Saturday, June 27.

  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 2:35 PM

    GALENA–For the past eight years, the Euleila Awards for Poetry and Art has celebrated Galena High School poets and artists.

  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 1:57 PM
    ELIZABETH–The history of tea offers insights into the history of the world. 
  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 11:28 AM
  • Erwins to perform
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 11:26 AM
    PEARL CITY–The Erwins, a family of four siblings, will perform a Gospel music concert at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Pearl City on Friday, May 29, at 7 p.m. 
  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 11:10 AM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Art Gallery will host Heritage Exhibit: Works from the Motherhouse Collection, May 12 to Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 
  • Opening reception planned at Grace
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 11:08 AM
    GALENA–The opening reception for LaVerne Soltys and Fabi Voigt, guest artists at the Grace Episcopal Parish House, 309 Hill St., Galena, will be May 8 from 6-8 p.m. 
  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:45 AM
    STOCKTON–A group from Stockton is forming a tug-of-war club to compete and be active in the United States Amateur Tug of War Association ( 
  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:44 AM
    DUBUQUE–Blain’s Farm and Fleet in Dubuque is hosting a ride and drive event sponsored by Cub Cadet on Saturday, May 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:43 AM

    GALENA–The Galena Center for the Arts will host a presentation and book-signing by Mike Mair, co-author with Joy Waldren of “Kaiten: Japan’s Secret Manned Suicide Submarine and the First American Ship it Sank in WWII” at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 11.

  • Hello Galena! celebrates Zelma Clark
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:42 AM
    GALENA–Hello Galena!, a local artist co-op, has a seldom-experienced, mixed-emotion function during May. 
  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:41 AM
    FREEPORT–The 52nd annual Highland Community College commencement ceremony is Saturday, May 16 at 10 a.m. 
  • Women in Galena
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:39 AM

    GALENA–The Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society and Galena Artists Guild have created a new temporary exhibit called Women of Galena: Past, Present, & Future to open at the Galena & U.S. Grant Museum.

  • Remembering a day in April
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:32 AM
    Ulysses S. Grant was born on April 27, 1822. 
  • Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:27 AM
    GALENA–This weekend is the first weekend of the year for the Galena Studio Tour. 
  • Hello World
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:15 AM

    Calvin Joseph Kaiser

  • Jaymie Feldermann
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:14 AM
    Jaymie Feldermann 
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