It’s time to remove personalities from the equation and move forward in the direction that’s best for tourism in Jo Daviess County.
It’s opening night. Director Ronn Toebaas is grim. He addresses the more than 40-person cast sitting before him.
I have always been amazed by the broad range of talents possessed by the people who call this wonderful place in northwest Illinois their home.
The East Dubuque District Library is welcoming spring and it is planning something in the line of programming for almost everyone, from the youngest to the most mature.
At The Galena Foundation annual meeting at the DeSoto House Hotel this past week, I chatted with Galena Mayor Terry Renner for a little bit about the train derailment.
I think it would be fair to say that if an area sports team–football, basketball, baseball, softball, track or volleyball–would be advancing “to state” for competition, the team’s exploits would be well documented in the pages of The Galena Gazette.
“I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance: but he that cometh after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, and with fire” Matthew 3:11 King James Version 1611
Larry and Mary Blankenbaker, through their Benjamin’s Community Foundation, put a lot of love, time and attention into creating and sustaining Galena’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade for over two decades.