As a way to coincide with this year’s Quilt Fest, Marengo Greenhouse & Florist, Inc. planted its first quilt garden.

McHenry County’s agricultural industry is visible in every corner of the county-- even in the southeastern portion that is considered suburban.

Friends, family, and area residents are mourning the loss of well-known community members John (Jack) and Audrey Feldkamp, who were murdered in their homes on June 7, 2011.

When Shawnah Donley was asked to double in scenes with Matt Damon and Kate Winslet, she didn’t think twice.

The Marengo Community High School District #154 Board is discussing the possibility of students purchasing netbooks next fall.

After Marengo resident, Michelle Ciccarelli, raised money to help her daughter with Angelman Syndrome, she decided to start a non-for-profit, D.I.N.A, “Delivering Individual Needs of Angels,” to help others with Angelman’s and special needs.

A petition for referendum of the City of Marengo’s plans for a wastewater treatment plant expansion, and a petition of objection, were discussed at the public hearing on June 10, 2011 at Marengo City Hall.

After making renovations last year, St. John’s United Church of Christ in Union members have seen an increased interest in the church.

The Marengo Future Farmers of America (FFA) Alumni hosted its 2nd Annual Road Rally on May 22, 2011 in Marengo and Union.

My name is Madeline Richmond, and I have been a resident of Elgin, Illinois for 22 years. I am an artist studying photography at Rogers State University in Claremore, Oklahoma.



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