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Mutual Ground invites you to support victims of domestic violence, and raise awareness of the issue, at the 12th annual Walk for Hope on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Blackberry Farm in Aurora. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the walk officially kicks off after a brief ceremony at 9:00 …

The Village of Montgomery recently recognized Constitution Week that begins September 17 celebrating the two hundred and thirty-second anniversary of the drafting of the Constitution of the United States of America by the Constitutional Convention.

Just five days into festivities, the Illinois State Fair has set a record for grandstand revenue. As of close of business Tuesday, grandstand ticket revenue stands at $2,099,435, breaking the all-time record of $2,082,078 set in 2016.

On July 18, the Quilters Dozen Quilting Club of Oswego split the proceeds of their 2019 PrairieFest Quilt Raffle to the Oswego American Legion and the Oswegoland Park District. The group’s annual PrairieFest Quilt Show was held at Oswego’s Little White School Museum, where the raffle drawing…

Friday evening, July 26, 2019, as a part of the Sugar Grove Corn Boil opening ceremony, Sean Michels, Village President and Jackie Link, Chamber Treasurer announced the awarding of the 2019 Sugar Grove Citizen of the Year to John Guddendorf Jr.He was nominated by colleagues, neighbors, and f…

Aktion Club of Open Door raised $600 at their annual car wash, with all proceeds benefitting “Go Baby, Go”, a program that retrofits battery operated cars for toddlers born with spina bifida. This disease sometimes leaves children paralyzed, or with mobility issues. These special cars increa…

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) will continue his mobile office hours tour this month with a Tuesday, July 16 event at Fox Valley Older Adult Services in Sandwich. The mobile office hours will take place from 11:15AM until 12:15PM, and the facility is located at 1406 Suydam Road.

A clean car is a happy car! Aktion Club of Open Door will be holding a car wash fundraiser (donations only) on Saturday, July 6 from 11a.m. to 2p.m. at Open Door, 405 S. Wells St., Sandwich, IL. A $4 lunch will also be served. Enjoy a tasty hotdog, chips and your choice of pop or water, whil…

Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and get ready for a show! Oswego’s annual Fourth of July Fireworks Display will be held at dusk, approximately 9:30 p.m., on Thursday, July 4, 2019, at Prairie Point Park. The rain date is scheduled for Friday, July 5.

PrairieFest, Oswego's four day celebration, kicks off its third decade of being a family-friendly event Thursday, June 13, at PrairieFest Park on Plank Road. WSPY FM 107.1 will be there broadcasting live Friday, June 14 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.. Tune in to FM 107.1 or listen streaming on WSPYNe…

Final Clue! Enthusiasts in our area will scour the community for clues to discover the location of the PrairieFest Medallion. Fridays through June 7 clues will be released, requiring different methods to solve. Code cracking, deduction and more will lead you to different spots in the area. C…

Enthusiasts in our area will scour the community for clues to discover the location of the PrairieFest Medallion. Fridays through June 7 clues will be released, requiring different methods to solve. Code cracking, deduction and more will lead you to different spots in the area. Combined, all…

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