• Monday, October 24, 2016 6:14 PM
    EAST DUBUQUE–East Dubuque District Library is having a Fantastic Beasts movie release party on Nov. 15 from 4 to 6 p.m. 
  • Halloween excitement
    Monday, October 24, 2016 5:56 PM

    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. 

  • SM trap team aims high
    Monday, October 24, 2016 5:54 PM
     SCALES MOUND–On the morning of Saturday, Oct. 15, the Scales Mound FFA Trap team traveled to Kewanee to participate in the first Levy Hammer Memorial Trap tournament. 
  • Hello World - Jack Conrad Tranel
    Monday, October 24, 2016 5:51 PM

    Oct. 8–Boy, Jack Conrad Tranel, born to Adam and Kari Tranel, Hazel Green, Wis.

  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:50 PM
  • A musical ‘disaster’ on stage at River Ridge
    Monday, October 24, 2016 5:42 PM

    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. 

  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:38 PM
  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:29 PM
     DUBUQUE, Iowa–The Bell Tower Theater announces the world premiere of “Guess Who’s Coming to Christmas,” the final show of the 2016 season. 
  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:28 PM

    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.

  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:27 PM

    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.

  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:24 PM

    STOCKTON–This October, come to the Stockton Heritage Museum to learn what really happened after Sleeping Beauty was awakened by the Prince’s kiss.

  • JDCF presentation on archaeological surve
    Monday, October 24, 2016 5:24 PM
    HANOVER–The Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation (JDCF) invites the public to a presentation by Dr. Phil Millhouse, Red Gates Archaeology, and Dr. Tim Horsley, adjunct assistant professor in the department of anthropology, Northern Illinois University, to learn about the results of the archaeological survey conducted at the addition to the Wapello Reserve in 2015.
  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:23 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Registration is still available for the 2016 Alzheimer’s Association Caregivers Workshop on Dementia Thursday, Oct. 27 in Dubuque. 
  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:22 PM
    GALENA–The Network of Empowered Women (NEW) and Midwest Medical Center (MMC) are hosting a “Ladies Night Out” on Thursday, Nov. 10 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Vista Café at Midwest Medical Center. 
  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:15 PM

    FREEPORT — Highland Community College has been ranked the number one online community college in Illinois by OnlineColleges.com’s “Top Colleges 2016.” 

  • Glow run fun in Hanover
    Monday, October 24, 2016 5:13 PM

    HANOVER–Hanover was aglow this past Saturday, Oct. 22, for the first glow fun run/walk sponsored by the Hanover Chamber of Commerce. 

  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:10 PM

    ELIZABETH–The Northwest Illinois Daily Drawing is back for its second year with 12 sponsoring organizations from Jo Daviess, Carroll and Stephenson counties

  • Monday, October 24, 2016 5:08 PM
    STOCKTON–The Chelsea Busy Bees 4-H Club held election of officers during its September 2016 meeting.
  • Could this be the year?
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 12:21 PM
    For so many years it seemed like it was always “wait till next year” for the Chicago Cubs.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 12:18 PM
    SCHAPVILLE–During October, Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church will again be sponsoring a collection of items and monetary gifts for the Mop Shop, located in the Elizabeth Municipal Building.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:59 AM

    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.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:59 AM

    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.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:58 AM
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    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.

  • New pastor at Grace Bible Church
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:37 AM
    WOODBINE–Grace Bible Church, Woodbine, announces that the Rev. Michael Burdett, formerly of Stow, Ohio, has been installed as the new pastor.
  • Engagement - Smith-Schnitzler
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:35 AM

    The engagement of Anna Leigh Smith and Cody Jon Schnitzler is being announced.

  • Anniversary - The Wienens
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:34 AM

    Wayne and Jeanette Wienen, Galena, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 22.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:33 AM

    Sept. 26–Boy, Tate Robert Weis, born to Robby and Rachel Weis, Epworth, Iowa.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:31 AM
    GALENA–On Sunday, Sept. 25 at 5 p.m. there was a party for Ralph and Darlene Wubben from Buckingham, Va.
  • First Birthday - Colbie David Knauer
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:31 AM

    Colbie David Knauer, son of Chuck Knauer and Taylor Buchanan, Apple River, will celebrate his first birthday on Oct. 30.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:30 AM
    GALENA–Once again heirloom certified organic seed garlic is available for check out at the Galena Public Library.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:29 AM

    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.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:23 AM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Mystique Casino and Resort is announcing its fall entertainment lineup!

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:22 AM
    STOCKTON–What do you know about hospice?
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:22 AM

    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.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:17 AM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Each fall, the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra (DSO) performs Arts Trek concerts for third and fifth graders from Dubuque and the surrounding area.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:16 AM
    GALENA–“It’s a win-win-win-win,” according to 10 year Chairman Greg Junge, speaking of the Galena Lions Club’s annual Galena Oktoberfest that was attended by nearly 5,000 people on Oct. 1.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:15 AM
    LENA–It’s time for another Ladies Day Out.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:14 AM

    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.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:13 AM

    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.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:11 AM
    GALENA–Haven’t you always wanted to learn how to waltz?
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:10 AM

    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.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:08 AM

    FREEPORT–Author table registration is open for the Saturday, Nov. 5 Freeport Author Fair.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:07 AM
    GALENA–The Hills Unit of Jo Daviess County Home and Community Education held its September meeting at the home of Janette Bader.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:07 AM

    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.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:06 AM
    GALENA–St. Mary Altar & Rosary Society held its second meeting on Monday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. in Bally Hall.
  • Tempting creations with fall vegetables
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 10:45 AM
    With so many delicious sweet potato dishes turning up on menus and in cookbooks, I am turning into a sweet potato fanatic.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 10:40 AM

    HANOVER–Fall is an excellent time to identify and work on controlling many of the invasive plants in our timber and prairie areas.

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 9:35 AM
    ELIZABETH–The Elizabeth Historical Society’s annual dinner will be held on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 6 p.m. in the Elizabeth Community Building.
  • Monday, October 10, 2016 6:00 PM
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