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  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 2:12 PM

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 2:10 PM
    ELIZABETH–It’s that time of year for the Jo Daviess County Farm Bureau’s annual Nike ReUse-a-Shoe Program.
  • ED Lions support Reading Carnival
    Tuesday, April 14, 2015 2:09 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Face painting, bounce houses, games, food booths and stuffed toys will be on hand for the year-end Reading Carnival at the East Dubuque Elementary School on Friday, May 8.

  • Leonard completes course
    Tuesday, April 14, 2015 2:08 PM
    SAVANNA–Ann Leonard of Miner Agency, Inc, Savanna, recently completed a Pekin Insurance LifeSaver 2015.
  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 2:02 PM

    GALENA–St. Mary Altar and Rosary Society held its sixth meeting on Monday, April 6 in Bally Hall at 7 p.m.

  • Accolades for Farmers Guest House stuffed French toast
    Tuesday, April 14, 2015 1:23 PM

    GALENA–In its first-ever showdown of regional breakfast favorites, has declared the Midwest the winner of its Best B&B Breakfast Tournament.

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 1:22 PM

    FREEPORT–The Boyer Colloquium and Highland Community College will host a panel discussion, “GMOs: Threat or Promise? What’s a Consumer to think?,” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 21 in the Student/Conference Center, Room H201.

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 1:20 PM

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 1:16 PM

    GALENA–Students at Galena Primary School raised $7,500 this spring for the American Heart Association (AHA) through Jumprope for Heart, a community service program of the AHA.

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 1:14 PM

    GALENA–On Friday, April 24, bring the whole family to Fantastic Frogs & Friends, a frog walk beginning at the Meeker Street footbridge on the east side along the Galena River Trail.

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 1:14 PM

    More and more people are becoming aware of the plight of the honeybee as well as all pollinators including all bee species and butterflies.

  • GHS students earn spots on all-conference scho-bowl team
    Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:59 AM

    GALENA–Galena High School (GHS) sophomore Luc Pham was named to the NUIC West Division Scholastic Bowl All-Conference First Team, and two of his teammates, seniors Dylan Einsweiler and Hope White, were named to the Second Team.

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:58 AM
    GALENA–How do we draw healthy boundaries between ourselves and other people?
  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:58 AM
    DUBUQUE–The Mac Mavericks user group will hold its monthly computer club meeting on Saturday, April 18 at 10 a.m. at Unity Point Finley Hospital A/B Auditorium.
  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:56 AM
    At the monthly Top Notcher meeting on March 26, we talked about the federation bowling trip.
  • Hello, Neighbor!
    Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:56 AM

    Linda Morden

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:55 AM

    ELIZABETH–Massbach Ridge Winery and Apple River Fort Foundation announce a contest for a new label for Elizabeth, a white table wine.

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:54 AM
    Jameson Norman Diederich
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:59 PM
    ELIZABETH–The cast has been chosen for the 7 p.m., Thursday, April 9 play, Soldier, Come Home, sponsored by the Elizabeth Historical Society.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:58 PM
    FREEPORT–The Highland Community College Music Department will present its annual spring choral concert at 3 p.m., Sunday April 12 at the Ferguson Fine Arts Center.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:56 PM

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:54 PM

  • In April 1865: Surrender
    Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:52 PM
    In early April 1865, General Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia was forced to evacuate the capital at Richmond and flee westward.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:51 PM
    ELIZABETH–The Planetary Studies Foundation is sponsoring two programs on April 11, “The Variety of Ladies Clothing During the Civil War” and a session on the Apollo 13 mission.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:50 PM
    LENA–Ladies, come check out the spring Ladies Day Out on May 9 at the Lena Elementary School in Lena from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:50 PM

    STOCKTON–If you are a gardener, golfer, work in an office or are active in sports, you need to know the benefits of stretching.

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:49 PM
    GALENA–The Galena Lions Club Sight & Sound Scholarship has been established to provide financial assistance to individuals who are residents of Jo Daviess County and are pursuing college level studies in the professions that aid the sight and hearing impaired.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:48 PM

    HANOVER–The Senior Resource Center is planning its first event–a spelling bee–in its new facility at the old school building in Hanover.

  • River Ridge Middle School students to present Charlotte’s Web on April 10
    Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:47 PM

    HANOVER–Spring is in the air and the farm animals are alive and well at River Ridge Middle School for the upcoming production of “Charlotte’s Web,” on April 10 at 7 p.m.

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:46 PM
    ELIZABETH–The challenges of supporting a child with autism spectrum disorder are many, and the amount of research and interventions currently available can be overwhelming.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:45 PM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–The Alzheimer’s Association will offer a program, Effective Communication Strategies for Dementia Caregivers, from 3-4:30 p.m. at Church of the Resurrection, 4300 Asbury Road, Dubuque, Iowa.

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:44 PM

    GALENA–The Hills Unit of Jo Daviess County Association of Home and Community Education (HCE) met Thursday, March 19 for a presentation on saving money on a budget.

  • Bluegrass gospel concert set for April 11
    Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:42 PM
    WOODBINE–Grace Bible Church of Woodbine will be hosting a Bluegrass Gospel Concert on Saturday April 11 at 7 p.m.
  • Hello, Neighbor!
    Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:40 PM

    Jenni Ackerman

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:39 PM
    THOMSON–Stewards of the Upper Mississippi River Refuge are hosting Refuge Golf Cart Tours that travel through the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:38 PM
    ELIZABETH–The Elizabeth Farmer’s Market will be holding a meeting to get the season started.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:38 PM

    HANOVER–The Hanover Farmers’ Market is pleased to announce that the 2015 farmers’ market season will begin on Saturday, May 2 and will run weekly through Saturday, Oct. 3.

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:37 PM
    APPLE RIVER–The Apple River United Methodist Church and the Apple River Presbyterian Church are joining forces to sponsor a soup and song supper on Sat., April 18 at the Apple River Event Center.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:36 PM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Tri-State Choral Society Spring Concert will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 26, at Sinsinawa Mound.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:35 PM

    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is hosting its first handbell festival concert, Bells, Bells & More Bells at 3 p.m., Saturday, May 2, in Queen of the Rosary Chapel.

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:34 PM

    Rep. Cheri Bustos (IL-17) reminds high school students in her district to submit their original artwork for the annual Congressional Art Competition, An Artistic Discovery, before the April 10 deadline.

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:33 PM

    The Galena Public Library will host the program, “Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development: A Program for Parents,” on Wednesday, April 8 at 6:30 p.m.

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:33 PM
    GALENA–Wednesday, April 8 is the last Galena Winter Market day of the season.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:32 PM

    GALENA–On Saturday, April 18 at 5:30 p.m., the Galena Public Library will host a book discussion, “Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption” by Laura Hillenbrand.

  • Spring means asparagus
    Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:01 PM

  • First Birthday - Chaise Marie Schuchart
    Tuesday, April 07, 2015 11:37 AM

    Chaise Marie Schuchart

  • Anniversary - The Joe Montgomerys
    Tuesday, April 07, 2015 11:36 AM

    Joe and Tina Montgomery

  • Anniversary - The Jim Montgomerys
    Tuesday, April 07, 2015 11:33 AM

    Jim and Betty Montgomery

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 11:26 AM
    GALENA–History will repeat itself in Galena on Saturday, April 18.
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 10:44 AM

    FREEPORT–Stateline Music Foundation is offering scholarship aid awards for high school seniors graduating in 2015 who will enroll in a college curriculum in music and who reside or attend high school in one of the nine counties in northwestern Illinois–Jo Daviess, Carroll, Winnebago, Boone, Ogle, DeKalb, Whiteside and Lee–and Rock, Green and Lafayette counties in Wisconsin.

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