Robert Bonnet, Lena, celebrated his 90th birthday on July 16.
To give your fruit salad some extra pizazz this summer, give it a hit from the savory side of the food world.
SCHAPVILLE–Members of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church celebrated the graduation ceremony of three new diakonia graduates in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Northern Illinois Synod on July 10.
The Northwest Illinois Daily Drawing is coming back for another year, with four new organizations joining the cooperative fundraiser.
GALENA–Galena’s Cemetery Park has an updated look thanks to some recent donations and volunteers.
SCALES MOUND–The Scales Mound FFA chapter and its members earned numerous honors at the State FFA Convention, June 14-16 in Springfield.
GALENA–The first annual Uptown Galena Block Party and Music Festival will be held on Sunday, July 17 on Main St., between Diagonal and Franklin Streets.
Larry and Judy Heim, Galena, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 18.
William and Jane Ann Harris, Galena, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 16.
July 8–Boy, Peyton James Brian Garcea, born to Joey and Tiffany Garcea, Elizabeth.