Marengo Main Street, Inc. Farewell and Special Thank You

My official last day as the Marengo Main Street Executive Director was June 10, 2011. I accepted a new position working at Del Webb in Huntley as the Standards Advisor for the Association Management.

New Marengo Main Street Director

Nice to meet you, Marengo! I am Amanda L. Seago, your new Executive Director of Marengo Main Street, Inc.

The Inception of Public Schools (Part 2)

(Editor’s Note: Part 2 is a continuation from the June issue on the history of public education). Surprisingly, as the early colonies continued to grow in population, the introduction of more religious groups caused the “clergy-driven” schools to dissipate.

Letter From the Mayor, July 2011

The sky is the limit. During these troubled economic times, new businesses are considering Marengo.

Marengo Park District Foundation Thanks Local Supporters

To just say, “thank you,” will never be enough. The outpouring of support the Marengo Park District Foundation has had in the recent months has been overwhelming.

Inside the Marengo Police Department, July 2011

As a follow-up to the column I wrote in April of this year, I wanted to outline the procedures for contacting the Marengo Police Department should you be in need of some police service.

From The Desk of the Union Village Clerk, July 2011

When the robins return, usually around March 5th, it is always an exciting day for me.

StoneBakers Local Sports Spotlight, July 2011

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

News from Marengo Fire and Rescue District, July 2011

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

Marengo Ridge Offering School Camps

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