Belvidere Daily Republican

Public Open House

Public Open House Joint Economic Plan for Winnebago, McHenry and Boone Counties: Thursday, July 16, 2015 McHenry County Government Center 2200 N. Seminary Ave. Woodstock, IL 60098 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 22, 2015 Belvidere City Hall 401 Whitney Blvd. Belvidere, IL 61008 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, July […]

 
 

Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation Awards Stewardship Challenge Grant to the Parks and Conservation Foundation!

We are excited to announce that a grant award of up to $25,000 has been made to the local Parks and Conservation Foundation from the Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation’s (ICECF) 2015 Stewardship Challenge Grant Program. The Parks and Conservation Foundation was invited to submit a grant request to restore […]

 
 

Dixie Lee Ziegler, 79

Dixie Lee Ziegler, 79

BELVIDERE – Dixie Lee Ziegler, 79, of Belvidere passed away Sunday, July 19 at Northwoods Care Center. She was born February 25, 1936 in Fort Madison, Iowa. The daughter of Edwin and Vera (Bryson) Sporkman, she graduated from Fort Madison High school. She married James Franklin Ziegler May 18, 1956 […]

 
 

Ad Hoc Committee for Boarding/Breeding Facilities

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 Ad Hoc Committee for Boarding/Breeding Facilities 1212 Logan Ave., Belvidere, 1:00 P.M. Members: Denny Ellingson Dr. Dan Lendman Gwen Meyer Jill O’Malley Meg Hennessey Jeannine French Sonya Hanson 1. Call to Order 1.1 Open the meeting 2. Roll Call 2.1 Roll Call 3. Approval of Minutes […]

 
 

The Village of Caledonia Board

The Village of Caledonia Board will meet on Tuesday, July 21 at 6 p.m. at the North Boone Fire District #3 station located at 2428 Main St. in Caledonia.

 
 

Scholarships, oral history project announced at museum

Scholarships, oral history project announced at museum

By Bob Balgemann Reporter POPLAR GROVE – The Wings and Wheels Museum at Poplar Grove Airport is a busy place during the summer. Thursday, July 9 the Poplar Grove Aviation Education Association announced winners of seven scholarships, awarded annually to college students who are pursuing a career in aviation. And […]

 
 

Boone County Conservation District Monthly Report

Monthly Report July, 2015 Dan Kane, Executive Director Previous Issues & Activities: Grant Updates: Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation (ICECF):  2011 Grant Project: There isn’t any new information to report.  Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation 2015 Community Stewardship Challenge Grant: The Parks and Conservation Foundation was awarded a […]

 
 

Boone County Conservation District

Please be advised that a regular meeting of the Boone County Conservation District’s Board of Trustees will be held on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. at the Roger D. Gustafson Nature Center, 603 N. Appleton Rd., Belvidere, IL. At 3:30 p.m. the financial committee will meet. After the […]

 
 

This weekend in the Belvidere area

This weekend in the Belvidere area

Friday, July 17 The Chicagoland Mopar Car Show will occur in Buildings #1,2, and 3, the Dining Pavilion, and Grounds at the Boone County Fairgrounds. Please contact Roger or Diane Schmeling for more information at (815) 544-3147. http://www.chicagolandmopar.com/event/belvidere-mopar-happening/ The IDA public library will host “Music to My Ears! Arts Immersion” […]

 
 

Belvidere native awarded Midwest Dairy Association Scholarship

Belvidere native awarded Midwest Dairy Association Scholarship

FORREST– Emily Irwin of Belvidere, Ill., has been chosen as a scholarship recipient from the Illinois Division of Midwest Dairy Association. Irwin is one of three students to be awarded a scholarship from the organization’s 2015 Education Awards program, an annual initiative to financially assist college students from a dairy […]