MCHS Board Discussing Proposal for Netbooks

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

Marengo Mother Aims to Help Children With Special Needs, July 2011

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.

Marengo Wastewater Treatment Plant Referendum Denied

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.

Membership at St. John’s UCC Union Increases Following Renovations

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

Fun at Marengo FFA Alumni’s 2nd Road Rally

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

New Interns at The Marengo-Union Times, July 2011

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.

Top 10 Unique Things to Do This Summer in Marengo

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Marengo Main Street Hosts Vision Workshop

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.

Chevelle's Bar & Grill and Noble's Family Restaurant

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.