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.

The Tale of Two Buildings

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

Prairie Community Bank Consumer Tip: 2011 Financial Literacy

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

Days Gone By: The House House

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."

American Quilting: The 19th Century

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.

District #165 Promotion Ceremony

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.

Marengo Community Middle School 8th Grade Graduating Class 2010-2011

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