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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Marengo Main Street, Inc. held a vision workshop with local business owners, property owners, and residents on June 2, 2011 at Harris Bank in Marengo.

When Mike McDowd became the manager of Chevelle’s Bar & Grill in Union, he and the Noble family made it their goal to also start a family restaurant.


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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