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Home Chef Demostrates Delicious Healthy Foods

page-08.pdf-005Participants Harriet Harwood, Renee Mathy, Ann Widholm, and Evelyn Hilgendorf wait to sample pumpkin pancakes made by Chef Judy Regnier and Holly Dallas. Below, Holly Dallas cooks while Home Chef Judy Regnier discusses her healthy food recipes at the CCLD program “Healthy Foods CAN be Delicious”.

The Central Citizens’ Library District hosted the program “Healthy Foods CAN be...

Area Quilters Enjoy CCLD’s Weekend Quilt Retreat

page-08.pdf-002Above, Sharron Barbieri of Chebanse displays the quilt she completed at the CCLD quilt retreat weekend. The CCLD Fall Quilt retreat allows quilters to work on various projects. Shown in front are Evelyn Hildebrand of Chebanse, Sherry Moore of Bourbonnais, and Sue Leroy of Chebanse. In back are Ruth Bannister of Ashkum, and Debbie Peters of Clifton.

Pat Schoolman of Ashkum, left, and...

Time Gets Better with Age

I've learned that I like my teacher because she cries when we sing "Silent Night". - Age 5

I've learned that our dog doesn't want to eat my broccoli either. - Age 7

I've learned that when I wave to people in the country, they stop what they are doing and wave back. - Age 9

I've learned that just when I get my room the way I like it, Mom makes me clean it up again. - Age 12

I've learned that...

Area Police Activity Reports

11/04/14: On November 3, Iroquois County Sheriff's Police arrested Richard K. Williams, 61, of Crescent City. He was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear on driving while under the influence. Williams was transported to the Iroquois County Jail where he posted bond and was released.

11/03/14: On October 31, Gilman Police arrested Alexander J. Ogle, 18, of Piper City, for possession of...

Church Services

United Methodist Church
Third and Fine St., Ashkum
Pastor Anita Munden
Phone - Gilman Office - 815.265-4500
Sunday - worship service, 9 a.m.; Coffee, 10 a.m.; Adult Sunday school, 10:45 a.m.
Communion first Sunday of each month. Children’s Sermon; AA meetings Sundays at 7 p.m. Women’s JOY Circle, second Wednesday of each month. Men’s Prayer breakfast w/Zion Lutheran, Ashkum. Simple...

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