DANVILLE — Kennekuk County Park got hammered with 8 inches of rain on Sunday, and more rain could fall throughout the rest of the week.
But the rain — and lots of mud — won't stop a few hundred people from lacing up their running shoes and running this year's Lake Mingo Trail Race on Saturday.
It's hard to beat strawberry season, even though I know it's just the beginning of the deliciousness summer offers.
"But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust and enticed. Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin; and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death. Do not err, my beloved brethren. Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the father of lights with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning." James 2:14-17
For a 50th anniversary gift, Leon and Eve Springer's children treated the couple from Fisher to a trip to Seattle. The Mariners made sure it was a home run.
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Summer has just started (by the school calendar if not the actual calendar) and we’ve already checked one item off my daughter’s vacation bucket list: a beach road trip.
It wasn’t a drive-two-days-to-get-to-the-ocean beach vacation, although I am always open to that possibility. It wasn’t even a weekend getaway.
This was more of a mini, midweek beach trip.
By Chelsey Byers and Molly Hofer/University of Illinois Extension
This month I would like to feature an article from my fellow Family Life Educator, Molly Hofer. Molly and I are both very interested in brain health and brain research. She has recently written this article about prospective memory.
I must remember to ...
Today is Tuesday, June 9, 2015. Here are news reports from this date 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
A look at area do-gooders. This week: Georgetown Ladies Community Club
About the club
President: Judy Sawyer
Origin: Founded in 1957 as the Georgetown Junior Women's Club. The name was later changed to the Georgetown Ladies Community Club.
Meets: 7 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Georgetown Public Library.