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- White House fence jumper charged with kicking Secret Service dogs
- Man arrested on child pornography charges
- Woman hit with liquor bottle during home invasion
- Police arrest robbery suspect
- Rockford area trick-or-treat times
- The Odds Man: Three road dogs good bets in NFL Week 8
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- BGA sues Chicago Police Department over transparency
- Clean water groups highlight progress for Apple River, call for more success stories
Learn how to put your ‘Small Acres to Work’ Jan. 18
Putting a few extra acres to work can bring in additional income, provide an opportunity to experiment with a new enterprise, or develop an interest or hobby for its educational or entertainment value.
How do you get started? To help answer this question and learn more, attend the workshop “Putting Small Acres to Work,” which will be held from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at Kishwaukee College Conference Center, Malta, Ill.
Costs for the program are $10 per person and $5 for each additional family member. Fees include materials for one family. Pre-registration is required by Thursday, Jan. 16. The late registration/walk-in fee is $10 per person. To register, or for a copy of the brochure, call University of Illinois Extension at (815) 758-8194. Register with credit card online at the following website http://web.extension.illinois.edu/bdo.
From the Jan. 1-6, 2014, issue