I hope everyone is doing well and enjoying their summer so far. We certainly got some summer temperatures this past week. 

Although the regular Park District Activities have been cancelled this summer, they are doing a great job of coming up with new social distancing a...

It was great to see the community support for the cookout hosted by Konz, Walnut Cafe and the Italian. They were overwhelmed your generosity and sold out of food within an hour and a half! Great job, Walnut.

I hope you are enjoying eating your take-out at Liberty Square...

Hope everyone had a good Easter, and a chance to find a way to be with family. Certainly, one of the most challenging Holy Days of Easter to say the least. Usually we farmers are fearing rain on Easter Sunday. There is a old saying about rain on Easter that normally co...

The Virus is causing a great deal of pain and concern. We are fortunate here in North Central Illinois with at least for now, very low numbers being infected. But make no mistake, many many people and businesses are being devastated with what is happening to their indi...

Well, are we all getting a little crazy with the “containment” or “social distancing”?? I know there certainly are people I’m missing. Crazy and scary. We can still get out and walk. We can go down to the Park district and walk or go out to Ross property for a little f...