KENTLAND — Kentland Library’s Summer Reading Program is boldly moving along. Grab and Go Activity and STEM kits are moving off the shelves, along with books, videos, audiobooks, and magazines. The library continues to offer two types of Grab and Go Activity Kits, one for children of all ages…

KENTLAND — Newton County Clerk Jessica Firkins would like to remind county residents that Petitions of Nomination and Consent for School Board Offices may be filed in the Clerk’s Office beginning July 22, 2020 through August 21, 2020 at 12:00 Noon.

INDIANAPOLIS — A total of $300,000 in state funding will be distributed to 11 Indiana food banks to provide assistance and services to Hoosiers in need. The funding came from the Indiana State Department of Agriculture, through the Indiana General Assembly.

WATSEKA – Iroquois Memorial Hospice has been recognized by Strategic Healthcare Programs (SHP) as a “Superior Performer” for achieving an overall caregiver and family satisfaction score that ranked in the top 20% of all eligible SHP clients for the 2019 calendar year.

This July we will be busy with harvesting hundreds of pounds of sedge seeds to include in this year’s prairie planting at Kankakee Sands. We will be harvesting twelve different sedges, each one so unique, and really quite lovely, if you just take the time to lean in and look more closely.

NEWTON COUNTY — Newton County Public Library has redesigned our summer reading experience into a summer exploration event – we are offering four weeks of virtual entertainment, engagement, and exploration for youth from 3 to 18, beginning on Monday July 6th.

JASPER COUNTY — U. S. Representative Jim Baird, in a phone interview on June 24, said the PPP (payroll protection program) still has $129 billion available for loans to small businesses which have lost revenue since the pandemic forced the shut down of businesses across the state and the cou…

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INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) reminds Hoosiers administrative penalty fees (late fees) will resume July 1. All Hoosiers with expired driver’s licenses, permits, state identification cards, and vehicle registrations would have to complete renewal transactions before …