Looking through some of the old photographs from the Alfred Mueller Collection, I came across a number of pictures from the late 1940s which showed the celebration of one of the biggest events of the year, the American Legion Halloween Mardi Gras Parade.
Oct. 8–Boy, Jack Conrad Tranel, born to Adam and Kari Tranel, Hazel Green, Wis.
HANOVER–Don’t miss the opportunity to see the hilarious Samuel French Play “The Great All-American Musical Disaster” on Friday, Nov. 4 and Saturday, Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. at River Ridge High School.
ELIZABETH–Join in a “5 Ingredient Fix and More” on Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Jo Daviess County Extension Office at 204 Vine St., Elizabeth.
STERLING–Sterling-Northwestern Illinois Center for Independent Living (NICIL) will host a workshop for employment opportunities, Toolbox for Employment: Building Social Capital to Support Customized Employment.
STOCKTON–This October, come to the Stockton Heritage Museum to learn what really happened after Sleeping Beauty was awakened by the Prince’s kiss.
FREEPORT — Highland Community College has been ranked the number one online community college in Illinois by OnlineColleges.com’s “Top Colleges 2016.”
HANOVER–Hanover was aglow this past Saturday, Oct. 22, for the first glow fun run/walk sponsored by the Hanover Chamber of Commerce.
ELIZABETH–The Northwest Illinois Daily Drawing is back for its second year with 12 sponsoring organizations from Jo Daviess, Carroll and Stephenson counties
SAVANNA–The National Association of Civil Employees Palisades Chapter was organized and chartered in 1957 and renamed NARFE (National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees) in 1982.
LENA–Serving the interest of agriculture, health and nutrition, communities, families and economic development, agriculture plays an important part in each of these already but we can take strategic steps to enhance opportunities both for the businesses and consumers by providing information and targeted education as well as networking for those looking to expand an agritourism business or develop one from the ground up.
SAVANNA–Carroll County Substance Education Coalition (CCSEC) will be providing Illinois Liquor Control Commission’s Beverage Alcohol Sellers and Servers Education and Training (BASSET) on Wednesday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The engagement of Anna Leigh Smith and Cody Jon Schnitzler is being announced.
Wayne and Jeanette Wienen, Galena, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 22.
Sept. 26–Boy, Tate Robert Weis, born to Robby and Rachel Weis, Epworth, Iowa.
Colbie David Knauer, son of Chuck Knauer and Taylor Buchanan, Apple River, will celebrate his first birthday on Oct. 30.
SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is hosting a workshop that offers hope and healing for families, informal caregivers and friends of persons with chronic or terminal illnesses including cancer, dementia or HIV.
DUBUQUE, Iowa–Mystique Casino and Resort is announcing its fall entertainment lineup!
DUBUQUE, Iowa–Mystique Casino and Resort will be hosting some of the hottest bands covering your favorite hits from rock and roll, to country and pop.
MT. CARROLL–The International Preservation Studies Center (IPSC), formerly the Campbell Center for Historic Preservation Studies, in Mount Carroll is offering two intensive, hands-on workshops in historic preservation this fall.
SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is presenting Native Voices: Spirit, Place, Healing, and Justice, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 22.
SAVANNA–“Legacies of Savanna,” an indoor seated cemetery tour, will be given on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the Savanna Museum and Cultural Center, 406 Main St., at 2 p.m.
FREEPORT–Author table registration is open for the Saturday, Nov. 5 Freeport Author Fair.
LENA–Community Bank is hosting an open house to celebrate a century of business at its Pinnacle 100 Year Anniversary Event on Friday, Oct. 21 from 11 a.m. until close of business that day.
HANOVER–Fall is an excellent time to identify and work on controlling many of the invasive plants in our timber and prairie areas.