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  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:31 PM

    JO DAVIESS COUNTY–The first meeting of the permanent board of directors of the Community Foundation of Jo Daviess County will be at 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 25 at Woodbine Bend Golf Course & Restaurant.

  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:20 PM
  • Arts alliance hands out three scholarships
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:17 PM

    GALENA–The Galena Cultural Arts Alliance announces that it has awarded $500 scholarships to Luc Pham, Julia Lieb and Caroline Kuzniar.

  • Wedding: Nguyen-Young
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:16 PM

    Phuong Lan Nguyen and Andrew Young were united in marriage on Saturday, May 27, in Ben Tre, Vietnam.

  • Engagement:
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:14 PM

    The engagement of Lindsey Robyn Garnett and Timothy Gordon Tasch, both of Bolingbrook, is being announced.

  • Engagement: Kaiser-Stumpf
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:13 PM


    The engagement of Kailyn Marie Kaiser, and Ross Alan Stumpf, both of Muscatine, Iowa, is being announced.

  • First Birthday: Ava Lynn Nolte
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:12 PM

    Ava Lynn Nolte, daughter of Ashley Patterson, Scales Mound, celebrated her first birthday on Saturday, July 15.

  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:11 PM

    FORRESTON–The Northwest Illinois Audubon Society will host a butterfly festival at Elkhorn Creek Biodiversity Preserve from 1-5 p.m. on Saturday, July 29.

  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:07 PM

    STOCKTON–Attendees to Extension’s Late Summer Field Days can expect to see what the participating farms grow, their approach to growing their crops and what they have to offer to the public.

  • Songwriter’s Showcase to feature Dave Hummel
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:06 PM
    GALENA–Galena Center for the Arts Songwriters Showcase will feature Dave Hummel on Thursday July 20 at 7 p.m.
  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:05 PM
  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:05 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–The Dubuque Arts Council is bringing the Vienna Boys’ Choir to Dubuque on Friday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:04 PM
  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:02 PM

    BARABOO, Wis.–The Northwest Illinois Forestry Association (NIFA) has arranged for a group tour of the Aldo Leopold Center and farm near Baraboo, Wis., Saturday, July 22, from 1-4 p.m.

  • Monday, July 17, 2017 6:59 PM

    ELIZABETH–Illinois Bank & Trust will support the upcoming Elizabeth Community Fair, July 21-23, by sponsoring a number of different fair events and providing volunteer services.

  • Tuesday, July 11, 2017 9:43 AM
    STOCKTON–Trent Gerlach, Stockton, is a new member of the American Angus Association.
  • Tuesday, July 11, 2017 9:41 AM
    SAVANNA–Storyteller Brian “Fox” Ellis returns to the Savanna Museum and Cultural Center on Saturday, July 22 at 2 p.m.
  • Hello World: Addison James Altfillisch
    Monday, July 10, 2017 8:08 PM
    June 14–Boy, Addison James, born to Zach and Kelly Altfillisch, Urbana.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 8:07 PM
    ELIZABETH–The 73rd annual Bahr reunion will be held Sunday, July 16 from noon to 3 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Elizabeth.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 8:06 PM
    STOCKTON–The Northwest Illinois Art & Jazz Fest is bursting at the seams. 
  • Hello Galena! to feature Sharon LaCaeyse
    Monday, July 10, 2017 8:05 PM
    GALENA–Sharon LaCaeyse, Galena, is the featured artist for July at Hello Galena!
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 8:04 PM
    APPLE CANYON LAKE–Artisans and crafters are invited to the heart of Jo Daviess County for the 39th annual Ice Cream Social & Arts and Craft Fair at Apple Canyon Lake on Sunday, Sept. 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Apple Canyon Lake Clubhouse, Apple River.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 8:03 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Rick Springfield has joined the lineup on the Back Waters Stage at Q Casino.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 8:02 PM
    SINSINAWA– Memory Café at Sinsinawa Mound is gathering a week early on Thursday, July 20, 1-2:30 p.m. 
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 8:01 PM
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 7:58 PM
    ELIZABETH–Volunteers to complete the final phase of restoring an 1830 log cabin at the Apple River Fort State Historic Site at Elizabeth are being called for by the Apple River Fort Historic Foundation.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 7:50 PM
    GALENA–On Thursday, July 27, from noon until 1:30 p.m., members of St. Matthew Lutheran Church will offer a free picnic-style lunch to everyone in the community who comes to the church at 127 S. High St.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 7:49 PM
    ELIZABETH–Extension’s Jo Daviess County Master Gardener help desk is now open, through September, Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to noon.
  • Creamy, dreamy breakfast
    Monday, July 10, 2017 7:27 PM
    Hello there, creamy, dreamy, new favorite breakfast. 
  • Isthmus Brass performs at festival
    Monday, July 10, 2017 7:19 PM
    GALENA–The Isthmus Brass, Wisconsin’s premiere professional large brass ensemble specializing in repertoire from renaissance to big band Jazz, will perform Friday, July 14 at Turner Hall, 115 S. Bench St., as part of the Galena Festival of the Performing Arts.
  • Getting in touch with nature
    Monday, July 10, 2017 7:18 PM
    GALENA–Wildlife photographer Barbara Baird will give a gallery talk, “In Touch with Nature,” on Sunday, July 16 at 2 p.m., at the Galena Center for the Arts.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 7:17 PM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Organist Robert Zanca will perform for the first time at Sinsinawa Mound at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 19 as part of the Summer Organ Concert series.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 7:16 PM
    WOODBINE–Looking for a fun activity that’s free?
  • Denny Diamond and the Jewels coming to Hanover
    Monday, July 10, 2017 7:15 PM
    HANOVER–Fresh off of an 88-city tour, Denny Diamond and the Jewels, a tribute band featuring the music of Neil Diamond, will appear at Fergedaboudit Winery in Hanover at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, July 15.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 7:14 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–The Alzheimer’s Association is offering two free public educational classes on Wednesday, July 26, at Mercy Medical Center, first-floor education room near the cafeteria, 250 Mercy Dr., Dubuque.
  • Monday, July 10, 2017 7:13 PM
    SAVANNA–Former Savanna resident, Michele Brown, TV personality, lifestyle artisan and founder of Remake.Life, will present a program on Saturday, July 29 at the Savanna Museum and Cultural Center, 406 Main St., Savanna, at 1 p.m.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:32 PM
  • Hello World: Cooper James Lange
    Monday, July 03, 2017 7:31 PM
    June 22–Boy, Cooper James, born to Joe and Katie Lange, Janesville, Wis.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:30 PM
    The Galena High School class of 1987 will hold its 30th reunion on Friday, July 7 at Taste Country Roadhouse, Menominee, from 7-11 p.m.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:28 PM
    SAVANNA–The 92nd annual Rath reunion will be held Sunday, July 9 at Old Mill Park in Savanna in the Oaks pavilion.
  • Celebrating success
    Monday, July 03, 2017 7:26 PM
    SCALES MOUND–Scales Mound FFA chapter and members earned several honors at the Illinois FFA Convention June 13-15 in Springfield.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:25 PM
    FREEPORT–The Northwest Illinois Audubon Society will host a field trip to Elkhorn Creek Biodiversity Preserve on Sunday, July 9 from 12:30-4 p.m., to explore dragonflies and damselflies of northwest Illinois.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:20 PM
    FREEPORT–Highland Community College will be bringing back the Highland Orchestra this fall.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:20 PM
    APPLE CANYON LAKE–Apple Canyon Lake Property Owners Association is inviting the public to attend Emergency Services Safety Day, Saturday, July 8 from noon until 3 p.m., near the association’s clubhouse.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:19 PM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–The 7 p.m., July 12 Summer Organ Concert at Sinsinawa Mound, will feature Jay Peterson of Chicago.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:18 PM
    APPLE RIVER–On Sunday, July 9, 7-8:30 p.m.,  The First Presbyterian Church of Apple River will be hosting the monthly Gospel Music Night, at the church.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:18 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Rock, blues and jazz artists Edgar Winter and Rick Derringer will bring their top hits to Mississippi Moon Bar on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m.
  • ‘Blue folk grass’
    Monday, July 03, 2017 7:16 PM
    GALENA–On Sunday, July 9, the Galena Festival of the Performing Arts is partnering with local musicians to sponsor a Folk Day, an afternoon featuring three bands, all with local ties.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:12 PM
    LANCASTER, Wis.–Tracey Lee Roberts, formerly of Galena, will share research of her ancestors’ journey from the north British Pennines to the old lead mine district of Wisconsin and Illinois for the Grant County Genealogical Society.
  • Monday, July 03, 2017 7:11 PM
    ELIZABETH–A special service of installation for the Rev. Daniel Marggraf will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, July 16 at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Elizabeth. 
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