Hometown News

Erie Board Moving Forward With Requests

Bridgman has been working with the Blackhawk Hills Regional Council to take a look at the sidewalks and walkability of Erie to identify and make recommendations where sidewalks should be updated or installed.

New Light Display Shows Off Eclipse Square Memorial Park (video)

The idea was to purchase lights that could be placed at the base of all the trees in the park and "Up Light" them. Each light is independent with a number of color options available.

Tampico Village Hall Temporarily Closed

Effective today, Monday, January 10th, and until further notice Tampico Village Hall is closed to the public due to health concerns.

Hartig Offering Pfizer Boosters for 12 to 17-Year-Olds

Covid-19 vaccine appointments are available at all Hartig Drug locations and can be scheduled online at hartigdrug.com/appointment.

Prophetstown Council To Meet Via Zoom

The Prophetstown City Council will hold its January meeting via Zoom on Tuesday night starting at 7:00 p.m.

Obituary- Sandra “Sandy” J. (Tubbs) Keag

Sandra “Sandy” J. (Tubbs) Keag, 75, of Erie, IL, died Thursday, January 6, 2022 at home.

Village of Lyndon Meeting Cancelled

The next regular meeting will be on Tuesday, February 8th at 6:00 pm.

TACB Serves Many Needs In Tampico

The TACB was formed in 1989 and is registered as a None Profit organization. The TACB is not a Senior Center but over 95% of event attendees are seniors.

Tampico Approves Increase For Garbage Service

The rate will increase to $14.50 per month beginning March 1, 2022 with a reminder of the increase to be included on the January and February water bills.

Tampico Christmas Tree Pick Up

Republic Services will pick up residents' Christmas trees as a bulk item this week, 1/8, and next week, 1/14, during regular garbage pick up.