Congratulations to Margaret Dobbertin, who was selected as one of thirty-two finalists (out of 550 nominations) for the Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching!Golden Apple is a leading Illinois nonprofit committed to recognizing exemplary educators and developing future educators. For the first time in the history of the organization, the award eligibility boundaries were expanded to include all of Illinois.

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Farewell to the Chief

Farewell to the Chief

Police Chief Rich Solarz has spent 29 years in law enforcement, most of them here in Marengo. In his 24 years with...

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Pondering the Past, Tales Lost in Time:  Enterprising Undertakers

Pondering the Past, Tales Lost in Time: Enterprising Undertakers

Recently a post on the “You might be from Marengo, IL if…” Facebook page generated some comical comments about a business practice...

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Marengo Area News Briefs

REFERENDUM RESULTS CERTIFIED; ELECTION DAY BALLOT SNAFU The two referendum questions on the Apr. 2 consolidated election ballot pertaining to the Marengo Fire...

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