Macomb (Illinois, United States)

Type: City
Name: Macomb (Illinois, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 40.470001
Longitude: -90.68
population: 19,234
First reported 59 mins ago - Updated 59 mins ago - 1 reports

All jazzed up

Panel, weekend performances celebrates Macomb’s musical history PHOTO/ Nick Draper/The Voice Panelists during the Al Sears event at Western Illinois Museum lead discussions on Macomb’s jazz history Friday, the first day of the three-day Al Sears Jazz ... [Published Taft Midway Driller - 59 mins ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Tri-States AIS to Host Trivia Night Nov. 1

Tri-States Audio Information Services (AIS) at Western Illinois University will host a Trivia Night and Silent Auction Saturday, Nov. 1 at the WIU Multicultural Center. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m., with the trivia competition beginning at 6 p.m.MACOMB, ... [Published Noodls - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Teachers in American Culture: A Crucial Issue

As the current school year gets under way this fall, it’s a good time to ponder an ongoing American problem: the decline of public esteem for teachers, especially those devoted to primary and secondary school education.This is not a new concern. Thirty ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Delbert L. Lay

, 86, of Macomb, formerly of Industry, passed away at 4:25 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Wesley Village Healthcare Center in Macomb.He was born on April 8, 1928, in Lewis County, Mo., to Julian and Mattie Tompkins Lay. He married Martha Jean Smith ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

League will help register local voters

MACOMB — National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, Sept. 23, and the local League of Women Voters will register residents at multiple locations around the community, according to a news release.League members will be at Macomb High School before school ... [Published Taft Midway Driller - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Kids’ history scrapbook

Students catch glimpse at past during excursion around town PHOTO/ Jackie Smith/The Voice Stasia Bath, dressed for the 1800s, discusses C. V. Chandler and the park named for him left to the city of Macomb with Edison instructor Marcy Lantz’s sixth-grade ... [Published Taft Midway Driller - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

President Unveils Campaign to End Sexual Assualt

, 09:57 PM CDTPresident Barack Obama, unveiling a new plan today he hopes will curb sexual assaults on college campuses.It's called the "It's on Us" campaign.The White House says the initiative's goal is to create a new energy and awareness around the ... [Published My Fox Illinois - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Great River Honor Flight gears up for Mission 27

QUINCY, Ill. (WGEM) -The 27th mission of the Great River Honor Flight takes off Sept. 25.On its return, the Honor Flight will have sent more than 830 veterans on a free trip to see memorials in their honor in and around Washington D.C.The trip leaves ... [Published WGEM.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Best Bets: Top 5 things to do this weekend

PHOTO/ Voice File Photos 1 Gazebo Art Festival, music and more all combined in Chandler Park, through 5 p.m., Saturday in downtown Macomb. The weather outlook for Saturday includes a high of 83 degrees and a chance of thunderstorms more likely well into ... [Published Taft Midway Driller - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Continuing prop. tax exemptions favored

Businesses that locate in the Macomb/McDonough County Enterprise Zone are exempt from paying property taxes for 10 years.In a special meeting Wednesday, the Enterprise Zone Management Board voted to continue that incentive if the state permits a new zone ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Weekend of music returns to Macomb for 13th year

Jazz has had an important role in Macomb when it comes to entertainment with such big name performers as Louis Armstrong, Tony Bennett, Duke Ellington and Dizzie Gillespie having played within the city.This weekend's Al Sears Jazz Festival, now in its ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

WIU Founders' Day September 23

Press release submitted by University Relations, Western Illinois UniversityMACOMB/MOLINE, IL -- Faculty, staff and community members are invited to celebrate "The History of Western Illinois University" at the 21st annual Founders' Day Celebration Tuesday, ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Sep 16 2014]

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...That tradition continues in our new format this year," Carlson said. "Anyone is welcome to come to the event and bid on the items, even if they are not registered on a trivia team."
"Our initial goal is just to kind of take it back to when Walker lived there and when Lincoln would visit there" she said
"We saw a need for a more flexible staffing agency," said Melinda McFadden, an area managing consultant for UniQue Personnel Consultants. "We want to be more in touch with our associates." UniQue Personnel Consultants was founded November 2002 by Gary Hunsche in Springfield, Ill...

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All jazzed up [Published Taft Midway Driller - 59 mins ago]
Counterterrorism Expert Available: WIU Homeland... [Published Newswise - 2 hours ago]
Tri-States AIS to Host Trivia Night Nov. 1 [Published Noodls - Sep 22 2014]
Lack of funds, help slowing historic Lewistown ... [Published Taft Midway Driller - Sep 21 2014]
Agency takes a UniQue approach [The Hawk Eye, B... [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 21 2014]
Teachers in American Culture: A Crucial Issue [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 21 2014]
Upcoming Services (Sept. 19, 2014) [Published Jacksonville Journal Courier - Sep 20 2014]
Delbert L. Lay [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 20 2014]
League will help register local voters [Published Taft Midway Driller - Sep 20 2014]
Kids’ history scrapbook [Published Taft Midway Driller - Sep 20 2014]
E.M. company fabricates a bright future [Published Quad-Cities Online - Sep 20 2014]
President Unveils Campaign to End Sexual Assualt [Published My Fox Illinois - Sep 20 2014]
Great River Honor Flight gears up for Mission 27 [Published WGEM.com - Sep 19 2014]
Best Bets: Top 5 things to do this weekend [Published Taft Midway Driller - Sep 19 2014]
Continuing prop. tax exemptions favored [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 18 2014]
E. Leslie Conkling [Published Daily Leader - Sep 18 2014]
Weekend of music returns to Macomb for 13th year [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 17 2014]
2014 WIU Fallen Soldiers 5k: Oct. 18 [Published Noodls - Sep 16 2014]
Corrine Ann Lonergan [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 16 2014]
WIU Founders' Day September 23 [Published Quad-Cities Online - Sep 16 2014]
Corrine Lonergan [Published Bureau County Republican - Sep 15 2014]
Recruitment efforts paying off for colleges [Published State Journal-Register - Sep 15 2014]
Macomb's Jazz Heritage: Remembering Knocky Parker [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 14 2014]
Plattsburgh name game in Illinois [Published Press-Republican Online - Sep 14 2014]
WIU enhances scholarship program [Published Galesburg.com - Sep 14 2014]
Macomb commemorates Plattsburgh anniversary [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 13 2014]
Go West to consider adding crosswalks [Published Taft Midway Driller - Sep 13 2014]
New incentive for ‘high-ability’ students [Published Western Courier - Sep 13 2014]
DeKalb, Sycamore plan to cut down trees [Published Daily Chronicle - Sep 12 2014]
Robin Rene Watson [Published McDonough County Voice - Sep 12 2014]
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