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Polo Crams in Tons of Seasonal Cheer for First Annual Christmas Festival

Polo Crams in Tons of Seasonal Cheer for First Annual Christmas Festival

The Community of Polo is going all out for the Christmas Season as they will hold what they are calling The First Annual Polo Christmas Festival.  The event is an all day affair starting Saturday morning, December 7th. There will be special attractions and offerings at each of the Polo businesses.  You can have breakfast…

CGH to Open New Clinic in Fulton on Monday

CGH to Open New Clinic in Fulton on Monday

To provide more convenient access to healthcare services for patients in western Whiteside County, CGH Medical Center is opening its newest family practice and walk-in clinic on Monday, December 9. The 2500-square foot clinic is located at 1130 17th Street, Suite B in Fulton, Illinois. Providers at the new clinic include Lynne Coffey, FNP and…

Oregon Driver Injured in Single Vehicle Accident

Oregon Driver Injured in Single Vehicle Accident

On Tuesday around 3:30 in the afternoon, the Ogle County Sheriff’s Department as well at Byron Fire and Ambulance responded to a one vehicle accident in front of 428 E. Route 72. Deputies says an eastbound auto being driven by 81 year old Barbara Kinner of Oregon left the side of the road, struck an…

The Pro and Con of Living in Dixon

The Pro and Con of Living in Dixon

Why is it a good idea to live in Dixon? That was the discussion and presentation presented to the Dixon City Council this past Monday from the Blackhawk Hills organization.  The group took a look at the pro and con of Dixon and focused on aspects of needed attention as it moves into the future.…

Local Sports

Bryson Leads Dixon Girls Bowling in Win at Sterling

Bryson Leads Dixon Girls Bowling in Win at Sterling

In Girls Bowling, the Dixon Duchesses picked up the win at Blackhawk Lanes in Sterling, beating the Sterling Warriors, 3011 – 2622. Tianna Bryson led the Duchesses with a high game of 238 and a 595 series. Rylie Kavanaugh also broke a 200 game and a 539 series. Sterling’s Zoey Paone had a 216 game…

Music News

Adam Lambert gifts his fans his cover of Cher’s “Believe”

Adam Lambert gifts his fans his cover of Cher’s “Believe”

Michele Crowe/CBS via Getty ImagesLast year, when Cher received the Kennedy Center Honors, Adam Lambert floored the audience — and the diva herself — by performing a cover of “Believe” as a tribute to her.  Now, he’s finally released his version of the number one hit. “It’s been a year since I performed this cover…

Taylor Swift says this year’s felt “more special to me than any year before it”

Taylor Swift says this year’s felt “more special to me than any year before it”

Courtesy PEOPLEAs Taylor Swift prepares to turn 30 on December 13, she says the past 12 months have really made an impact on her. Taylor covers People’s annual People of the Year issue, one of four honorees for 2019, including Jennifer Aniston, Michelle Obama and Jennifer Lopez.  “This year feels more special to me than…

Let It Go…to number one: ‘Frozen II’ headed to the top

Let It Go…to number one: ‘Frozen II’ headed to the top

Walt DisneyFrozen II could be headed “Into the Unknown”: the number-one spot on the Billboard album chart. The soundtrack to the box office smash Disney sequel has a good shot at topping the tally, according to Billboard.  Industry forecasters tell the publication that it might sell between 65,000 and 80,000 units, and overtake the current…

Welcome to the world of ‘Romance’: Camila Cabello’s new album is out now, watch her on ‘Ellen’

Welcome to the world of ‘Romance’: Camila Cabello’s new album is out now, watch her on ‘Ellen’

SYCO/Epic Records “Romance is finally out. this is all yours now. please tell me everything you think, I’m dying to know,” Camila Cabello tweeted at midnight. Her highly anticipated sophomore album, featuring 14 tracks, has finally dropped, though she’d already released six of the tracks: “Shameless,” “Cry for Me,” “Living Proof,” “Liar,” “Easy” and, of…

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