- 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
Civil War Ball at Veterans Memorial Hall March 10
The Battery G Civil War Ball will be from 7 to 10 p.m., Saturday, March 10, at Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main St., Rockford. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.
The event will feature live music from The Century Air Minstrels, with basic dance instruction provided.
Civil War period attire is encouraged, but appropriate modern dress is welcomed.
Punch, water and cookies will be provided.
A $10 donation is requested for admission.
Contact Gayle at (608) 436-2147 or Petersontandg@charter.net for more details.
From the March 7-13, 2012, issue