• Weekend events for Friday, April 28 through Sunday, May 1
  • Crawl For Life supports cancer research
  • Boone County Drug Prevention Coalition hosts town hall meeting
  • Week of May 2 Belvidere lunch menus
  • Runners support Belvidere Royal Family KIDS Organization
  • Boone County schools encourage gardening
  • Bennett’s celebrate 65th wedding anniversary
  • Weekend events for Friday, April 28 through Sunday, May 1

    Weekend events for Friday, April 28 through Sunday, May 1

        Friday, April 29 The Friends of Ida Library is having an encore book sale. They will sell DVD’s, puzzles, CD’s, cookbooks, children books and history books to name a few.   The book sale will run from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.   The Belvidere High School boys’ baseball […]

  • Crawl For Life supports cancer research

    Crawl For Life supports cancer research

    By Cassandra Sendra Relay For Life Community Manager BELVIDERE –Thank you so much to everyone who participated in our 2016 Crawl For Life of Boone County sponsored by Anderson Funeral Home in Belvidere. We had seven teams, 75 participants and raised $4,180.59. We are truly grateful for your support! We […]

  • Boone County Drug Prevention Coalition hosts town hall meeting

    Boone County Drug Prevention Coalition hosts town hall meeting

    By Kathryn Menue Editor BELVIDERE – On Tuesday, April 19, the Boone County Drug Prevention Coalition hosted a town hall meeting to inform parents and teens on the harmful effects of drug use and underage drinking in recognition of National Alcohol Awareness Month. As attendees entered BNHS, they were greeted […]

  • Week of May 2 Belvidere lunch menus

    Week of May 2 Belvidere lunch menus

    Elementary schools Monday, May 2    – Chicken nuggets with a chocolate chip cookie, hot dog on a bun, turkey and cheese sandwich, savory green beans, crispy romaine, crunchy  carrots, diced pears, 100 percent apple juice, and a variety of milk. Tuesday, May 3 – Grilled cheese sandwich, chicken patty sandwich, […]

  • Runners support Belvidere Royal Family KIDS Organization

    Runners support Belvidere Royal Family KIDS Organization

    By Eric Hipp Reporter BELVIDERE- Approximately 75 people registered and participated in the First Annual MAD DASH “Making a Difference for foster kids” 5K/walk supporting Royal Family KIDS Camp. The 5K and walk were held on Saturday, April 23 at Spencer Park in Belvidere. Proceeds from the race will benefit […]

  • Boone County schools encourage gardening

    Boone County schools encourage gardening

    By Emily Hanlin Winnebago –Boone Farm Bureau Ag Communications BOONE COUNTY – Marcus Tullius Cicero, a Roman philosopher, once said, “If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.” Imagine if there was a place where you had the opportunity to access a library and a […]

  • Bennett’s celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

    Bennett’s celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

    BELVIDERE – Vernon and Betty Bennett Wilt, now of Belvidere, were married on April 27, 1951 at Grace Methodist Church in Rockford. They have a son, Gary (Sue) of Cherry Valley, and two daughters, Lori (Ken) Moshier of Roscoe, and Kristine (Doug) Hike of Rockford. They have six grandchildren and […]

 

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