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Long and Winding Road to Hidden Paradise

Who:  Hidden Paradise Alpaca farms

What:  Alpaca farm and gift shop

Where:  13716 N Division Ext, Granville, IL (815) 830-5290

Tuesdays and Thursdays 10am-2pm… 652 more words


Reaping the Harvest at Boggio’s Orchard (Don’t Forget the Fudge)

Who:  Boggio’s Orchard and Produce

What:  Apple orchard, market store, family play area

Where:  12087 IL Hwy. 71, Granville, IL  (815) 339-2245

Monday-Saturday:  6-9am donuts and pastries; 9am-6pm market open… 554 more words


Putnam County Receives Funding for St. Johns River Protection

Oct. 30, 2014

~DEP provides county money to construct central wastewater collection facility~

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is committing $750,000 to design and construct a centralized wastewater system in East Palatka, which is within Putnam County. 182 more words


A Village Enveloped in Ivy

We Gals were thwarted this past Sunday, by circumstances too numerous to detail here in this blog, from a scheduled visit to Rhinebeck, New York. Fortunately, we had a plan B and put this into action arriving at… 398 more words


Unemployment numbers continued to improve in September

Gasoline prices aren’t the only numbers declining. Local unemployment figures continue to improve. The Ottawa-Streator Area September unemployment rate was 7.6%, down more than three percent from last September. 60 more words

Crash leads to a car fire on Route 18

Driving in a pouring rain is different than driving on a dry day. A woman from Peoria will be shopping for a new car after hers was destroyed in a crash Tuesday evening in Putnam County. 42 more words