Author Archives: Jay LeSeure

Reddick Mansion new logo

Introducing the first custom logo for the newly restored Reddick Mansion are Lorraine McCallister, President of the non-profit Reddick Mansion Association, Marketing Committee Chair Donna Nordstrom, and logo designer Amanda Hart of Amanda Hart Design.  Read more »

Music In The Park 2020

Ottawa Finance Commissioner Wayne Eichelkraut introduces a return of Music In The Park to downtown Ottawa on Saturday, July 11th, from 6 to 8 in the evening featuring The Classics.Read more »

Carrie Zalewski, Chair IL Commerce Commission

Ottawa native Carrie Zalewski, Chair of the Illinois Commerce Commission, explains what utility service consumer protections are contained in Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan. She also talks about what the ICC does and her own personal background.  Read more »

IMSA joins Little Ten Conference for 2021-22

At a meeting of Little Ten Conference Athletic Directors and Principals on Wednesday, May 27, all schools represented voted to accept the Illinois Math and Science Academy into the conference beginning Fall 2021. The Little Ten Conference was formed for the 1919-1920 school year.  Founding members included–Earlville, Hinckley, Leland, Paw Paw, Plano, Rollo, Sandwich, Shabbona,…Read more »

Marseilles City Council Report 6/17/2020

Marseilles Mayor Jim Hollenbeck and Wastewater Treatment Supervisor Steven Rix. Correction to Mayor Hollenbeck’s info regarding the weed cleanup by the Main Street  raceways:  there were only 3 volunteers Wednesday morning: Kathy Kocher, Diane Bergeson (owner of Ganz Greenhouse and lives in Ransom) and Becky Tabor. The next cleanup day will be Monday evening at…Read more »