- Northern Illinois to get $8.3 million for state construction projects
- Tree-lighting festival kicks off holiday season in Machesney Park
- Roscoe Boy Scout Troop’s tree stand at new location
- Tips for selecting safe toys for kids this holiday season
- Prayer service for World AIDS Day Nov. 30
- Food Bank joins national #GivingTuesday movement
- Lee Hamilton: What lies ahead for Congress
- Rockford Public Schools faces $8.8 deficit, board OKs flat tax, HR chief
- Literary Hook: A holiday tradition: ‘This Thanksgiving, Remember’
- Cold snap does not negate global warming
Handbell Christmas concert Dec. 5 at St. Mark Lutheran Church
From press release
The St. Mark Ringers, directed by Margaret Dean, will present “Ringing in Christmas,” a handbell Christmas concert.
Delight in beautiful traditional carols and lively holiday favorites for young and old. Begin your Christmas season at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 675 N. Mulford Road in Rockford, at 3 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 5. Enjoy home-baked Christmas cookies at a reception following the concert. The concert is free and open to the public. A freewill offering will be accepted.
For more information, call (815) 398-3557 or visit stmarklc.com.
From the Nov. 17-23, 2010 issue