813 Main St., Ashton, IL 61006 • Ph: 815-453-2551 • Fax: 815-453-2422
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

Top Stories Social News Sports Editorial Page Obituaries Home 

Rauner begins high-level appointments

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 14th, 2015

SPRINGFIELD -- Governor-elect Bruce Rauner on Sunday announced his first cabinet secretary, agency director and boards and commissions appointments.
Sunday's  appointments include Transportation, State Board of Education, Illinois Department of Employment Security, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, University of Illinois Board and Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice.
Rauner will be sworn in on Monday.
The appointments are:
...more

Ashton’s 150 Anniversary celebration plans in full swing

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 14th, 2015
ASHTON -- You have heard the chatter about the celebration that is coming this summer. Everyone will be invited to help celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the incorporation of Ashton.
Four days have been set aside for this event. Details are still being worked out for many of the events but the list of activities is an ever growing one.
...more

Red Cross to update community on programs and services on Jan. 20

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 14th, 2015
ASHTON -- Representatives from the American Red Cross of Northwest Illinois will update the community about the organization's humanitarian services and programs Tuesday, Jan. 20 at 7 p.m. at the Lion's Club, 803 Main Street in Ashton.
...more

Franklin Grove variance and zoning change approved

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 14th, 2015
FRANKLIN GROVE -- The Franklin Grove Village Board met early this month for its regular meeting to provide an opportunity for the board to consider a variance for the  Lincoln Way Inn to add a conference room above their previously approved five stall parking garage. The variance was necessary because of the additional height required to add the conference area
...more

Inauguration day

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 14th, 2015
Inauguration day
Republican Governor Bruce Rauner was sworn into office Monday in Springfield. This is the first time in 12 years that a Republican has been in the Governor's seat. During his campaign, Rauner promised to revive the economy in Illinois and bring the state out of it's financial slump. Rochelle's Michael Koolidge was on hand for the governor's inauguration.
...more







Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Google

Entertainment







 

Copyright 2015 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal