• News for Community

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017
    For the second straight game the Clinton LumberKings bullpen faltered, losing 5-4 in the series opener to the Kane County Cougars on Monday night at Northwestern Medicine Field. Clinton (1-3, 32-40) drew seven walks on the night but failed to overcome a three-run Cougars (3-2, 42-30) sixth inning. Robert Dugger took the ball for Clinton and threw the ball well. The righty set a new professional ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 26, 2017
    A 25-foot, inflatable planetarium will come to the Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center for a series of special events for children Saturday, June 24 through Friday, June 30. The planetarium exhibit is free with regular museum admission. Carla Hilgenberg, a recently retired teacher from the Clinton Community School District, will lead the programs at the Discovery Center. Hilgenberg has ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, June 26, 2017
    The Clinton Community College Adult Basic Education department will celebrate the 2017 High School Equivalency Program Graduation on Tuesday, June 27 at 6:00 p.m. in the Clinton Community College Auditorium, 1000 Lincoln Boulevard, Clinton. Thirty-two students will participate in the ceremony with graduate addresses to be given by four students. Since 2003 the Paul B. Sharar Foundation and the ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Friday, June 23, 2017
    Timber Lake Playhouse, the professional summer theatre of Northwest Illinois, will present Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s rock-opera masterpiece, Evita, June 29 th through July 9 th at the playhouse in rural Mount Carroll. Artistic Director James Beaudry, who staged last year’s sold out production of Titanic the Musical , directs and choreographs the epic story of Eva Peron, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, June 23, 2017
    The Clinton LumberKings, single-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners, have been named the best fan value in the Midwest League by Minor League Baseball. Clinton came in tied for first with the Burlington Bees in providing family affordable fun in the Midwest League. Boasting free parking and the lowest adult and child ticket process in the league, the LumberKings average coast for a family of four ...read more
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    Monday, June 12, 2017
    – Women across Clinton, IA are joining together in the fight for their lives. Go Red For Women is the American Heart Association’s national movement to end heart disease and stroke in women, and Jessica Beck, Marketing Specialist at Mercy Medical Center – Clinton, and Sue Watkins, Branch Manager at Temp Associates, have been named Co-Chairs of the movement in Clinton. As the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, June 06, 2017
    The warmer months are here and that means it’s time for Fulton Summer Nights! Meet us at Den Besten Park in Fulton by the windmill from 6pm-8pm on Thursday night for this FREE event . This month’s Fulton Summer Nights celebration is hosted by the Fulton Kiwanis Club and Awesometown Video/Music Production. There will be free games by Boy Scouts, entertainment by soul & blues artist ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, June 06, 2017
    The River City Municipal Band, Clinton, Iowa’s community summer band, will be performing their first concert at Eagle Point Park Lodge in Clinton, Iowa, on Monday, June 12. The band will also perform later in the week at Clinton's Felix Adler Day, June 17 . Monday's concert at the Lodge will begin at 7 PM. Music will include a variety of marches, patriotic pieces, and others. The ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, May 30, 2017
    Five-year home appreciation in our region was between 7.25% and 12.91% with all of our regional Metropolitan Statistical Areas experiencing a positive gain. “The steep, multi-year rise in U.S. home prices continued in the first quarter,” said Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Deputy Chief Economist Andrew Leventis. “Mortgage rates during the quarter remained slightly ...read more
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