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It’s Flu Shot Time

By Jackson Kane / September 24, 2018 / Comments Off on It’s Flu Shot Time

New this year-nasal spray a recommended option for 2018-2019 flu season SPRINGFIELD – As soon as the influenza (flu) vaccine is available in your community, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) recommends everyone six months and older be vaccinated. The nasal spray flu vaccine is once again a recommended option for influenza vaccination. During…

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Warren County Public Library October Events

By Jackson Kane / September 24, 2018 / Comments Off on Warren County Public Library October Events

Another busy month is ahead at the Warren County Public Library. During October, multiple events for the children’s side will be taking place. Youth Librarian Danielle Morrison shares Watch Me Grow, homework help, a Costume Parade, and a Halloween themed Family Festival are just a few on the schedule. Morrison reports more on the family…

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Strive for Less Than Five Campaign

By Jackson Kane / September 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Strive for Less Than Five Campaign

September is Attendance Awareness month for children in school. The “Strive For Less Than 5” campaign has combined the Warren County United Way, Knox County United Way, Bridgeway, and the Regional Office of Education to aid in getting the number of students missing school down. All of these programs have seen many different reasons as…

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Turnbull Heritage Museum Open House

By Jackson Kane / September 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Turnbull Heritage Museum Open House

The Turnbull Heritage Museum was assembled in 2018 and is located in the former facilities of Turnbull Funeral Home in Biggsville, IL. It is a collection of private artifacts from the “undertaking” business of the Turnbull Family, beginning in 1884. John Turnbull shares some artifacts that can be seen at the museum: “I’ve got everything…

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City of Macomb Downtown Development Announces Moon Over Macomb

By Jackson Kane / September 20, 2018 / Comments Off on City of Macomb Downtown Development Announces Moon Over Macomb

“Just a weeks away is one of the many big events we have Downtown,” Downtown Development Director Kristin Terry said. “We have been working extra hard to make sure that Moon Over Macomb is successful,” Terry added. Moon Over Macomb will be held October 20th in Historic Downtown Macomb. On Saturday, October 20th activities include…

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Project Rebound Announces Partnership with Galesburg Community Foundation

By Jackson Kane / September 20, 2018 / Comments Off on Project Rebound Announces Partnership with Galesburg Community Foundation

GALESBURG, Ill. (September 19, 2018) – Project Rebound is pleased to announce Galesburg Community Foundation will partner with the program to support qualified, local families looking to purchase restored homes. Project Rebound rehabs abandoned or distressed homes which can then be purchased by qualified first time home buyers within the City of Galesburg. Project Rebound…

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New Coffee Shop Opening in Monmouth

By Jackson Kane / September 20, 2018 / Comments Off on New Coffee Shop Opening in Monmouth

A new coffee shop is coming to the Monmouth area. The Central Mountain Coffee Roasters, located at 101 Market Alley, will be serving Columbian coffee. Owners Elsa and Chad Galyean got the idea for a coffee shop back when they first tried the coffee cube, which are new to the United States. The Galyean’s will…

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More Than 40 Schools at Sandburg’s College Night on Sept. 24

By Jackson Kane / September 19, 2018 / Comments Off on More Than 40 Schools at Sandburg’s College Night on Sept. 24

GALESBURG — Representatives from more than 40 colleges, universities and vocational schools will be on hand for Carl Sandburg College’s 2018 College Night from 6-7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 in John M. Lewis Gymnasium on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd. College Night is designed for those who are interested in attending…

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IL State Police Participate in Rail Safety Week

By Jackson Kane / September 19, 2018 / Comments Off on IL State Police Participate in Rail Safety Week

ILLINOIS STATE POLICE PARTICIPATE IN RAIL SAFETY INITIATIVE Local, State and Federal Agencies Partner to Reduce Rail Crossing Fatalities East Moline, IL — For the fifth consecutive year, Illinois State Police (ISP) District 7 Commander, Captain Jason Dickey, announces District 7 is partnering with local, state and federal agencies to promote vehicle and pedestrian safety…

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Free Flu Vaccine Vouchers on First Come, First Served Basis

By Jackson Kane / September 19, 2018 / Comments Off on Free Flu Vaccine Vouchers on First Come, First Served Basis

Warren County United Way, The Warren County Housing Authority, FamilyWize and Walgreens Collaborate to Encourage Preventive Measures to Protect Against Influenza BETHLEHEM, Pa./Warren County, Illinois, September 4, 2018 — FamilyWize Community Service Partnership, together with Warren County United Way, the Warren County Housing Authority, Walgreens, the Department of Health and Human Services, are providing a…

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