Commitment. Discipline. Effort. Toughness. No sport embodies this spirit more than football.

Now that the summer months have arrived and barbecue season is upon us, here are some barbecuing fire safety tips for you.

Marengo Ridge Golf Course is offering golf camps for those grades eight through 12 from July 19- 22 and August 9-12, 2011.

Several years ago, I received a mailing from the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency. As I leafed through the pages, I was actually stunned to see an exact duplicate of one of Marengo’s most beautiful and historic buildings

Here are some tips to help kids learn to manage money.

On the corner of Taylor Street and East Grant Highway, where the restaurant La Hacienda is currently located, there once stood a local landmark called, "The House House."

Hand-quilted bed coverings have been around since the middle ages, but what we now think of as "quilting" didn’t hit America until the middle of the 19th century.

The Marengo-Union Elementary School District 165 Promotion Ceremony was held on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 7:00 P.M. in the Marengo Middle School gymnasium.

A photo and list of students from the Marengo Community Middle School 8th Grade Graduating Class 2010-2011.

Donley's Wild West Town in Union is hosting its 36th annual international Antique Phonograph and Music Box Show from June 10-12, 2011. Donley's Wild West Town in Union is hosting its 36th annual international Antique Phonograph and Music Box Show from June 10-12, 2011.

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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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