Children going on Easter egg hunts or waking up to find Easter baskets will collect as much candy as they can this Sunday, but it's not just kids who will enjoy the treats.
Every time Roseann Sdoia comes home, she must climb 18 steps — six stairs into the building, 12 more to her apartment. It is an old building in Boston's North End, with doors that are big and heavy, not an easy place for an amputee to live.
Attorney General Lisa Madigan today alerted Illinois residents to an increased risk of unauthorized withdrawals on their accounts after banking regulators reported that hackers are circumventing controls on automated teller machines (ATMs) to make nearly ...
The Easter holiday brings a lot of cheer and also a lot of sugary sweets, making it an ideal time to start a habit that you and your family may neglect: flossing. Although flossing is as important as brushing for good oral health, many people leave the...
Galva High School will hosted the 3rd Annual Dale Collis Invitational track meet on Friday, April 11. High school boys and girls teams from Galva, ROWVA-Williamsfield, Stark County and United will compete.
The Ridgewood Spartans defeated the host United Red Storm 16-4 Thursday afternoon in Alexis.
The 2014 Lincoln Trail Conference All-Star Game will be played Sunday, April 13 at the National Guard Armory in Kewanee, home of the Black Hawk East College men's and women's basketball teams.
I have long been a big fan of food labels, reading about what things are in the food I eat, not for medical or nutritional reasons, but simply out of curiosity. Some labels inform about what the product contains – '100% organic', others announce...
As defending Lincoln Trail Conference baseball champions, the Ridgewood Spartans figure to get everyone's best shot in 2014.
The Henry & Stark County Health Departments note that last September we marked the 12th year anniversary of 9/11. Since then, September has been designated as National Preparedness Month. This event was founded after 9/11 to increase preparedness in ...
Young ladies ages 12-14 and 16-21 are still invited to compete in the 2014 Henry County Fair Queen Pageants.
Oneida city parks or the entire city could be designated smoke-free, Ginny Prickett, public health coordinator for the Knox County Health Department, told the Oneida City Council on Monday.
The AlWood FFA chapter has named its slate of officers for 2014-15.
Interested in purchasing fish to restock your pond or to stock a new pond? The Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District can help!
The Galva Arts Council is pleased to announce the April coffeehouse – the last one of the season – will feature Bishop Hill-based Jansson Five on Saturday, April 12 at the Arts Council building downtown.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced proposed revisions to the Worker Protection Standard in order to protect the nation's two million farm workers and their families from pesticide exposure.
The Henry and Stark Health Department announces that "Home is the Center of Health Care." Pam Bennett, RN Director of Home Health Services with the Health Department, believes this is a great time to focus attention on the thousands of dedicated...
The Galva Foundation for Educational Enrichment – GalFEE – will host its 5th Annual Daddy-Daughter Dance on Sunday, April 6 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Galva High School gym.
Understanding severe weather watches and warnings will help to keep you and your family safe during a disaster. FEMA and the National Weather Service (NWS) encourage everyone to learn this life-saving information and act if extreme weather threatens...
The Environmental Health Division of the Henry and Stark County Health Departments call attention to the fact that radon is the second-leading cause of lung cancer overall and the leading cause of lung cancer for non-smokers.
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