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2013-11-12 23:00:52

Grand Prairie of Macomb, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a weather class on Nov. 13.

2013-07-12 23:21:40

Paula Wise, a retired Western Illinois University professor, will be speaking on Dealing with Stress on July 16 at the Grand Prairie of Macomb affordable assisted living community.

2013-07-05 23:18:07

Grand Prairie of Macomb, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Weather with Dan Wise informational program on July 9.

2011-04-26 10:30:00

MACOMB, Ill., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new performing arts center by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects is scheduled to begin construction at Western Illinois University. Officials celebrated a ceremonial groundbreaking for the WIU Performing Arts Center on the Macomb campus Tuesday.

2008-08-15 00:00:31

By AJ Panian The principal at Ligonier Valley Middle School wants to see students on his watch develop skills compatible with the latest educational technology. "We want to provide them with every opportunity they can to succeed in this day and age," Dave Steimer said.

2007-01-04 06:00:11

By Del Jones and Matt Krantz 2006 was not a good year for Bob Nardelli, who lost his job Wednesday. For one, the Western Illinois University Leathernecks football team blew a halftime lead in the final game to lose to Missouri State and finish the year with a losing record.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.