A group of local organizations in Knox and Warren Counties is continuing to try and figure out how to make sure no one goes hungry, and that they have the best access to locally-grown and other foods. A “food summit” was held in Galesburg yesterday, as hosted by the Galesburg Community Foundation.
The Romano building in Monmouth will likely be torn down after a decision by the Monmouth City Council last night.
A program designed to provide free lunches and increase revenue was voted down by the Galesburg School Board, Monday night.
The Galesburg School Board continues to search for potential buyers for a local elementary school.
FIRST REPORTED 5pm 6/23/14 It took them all of three hours to decide, but the Galesburg City Council now has four main areas they want administration to work on when crafting a budget for the coming calendar/fiscal year.
Aldermen held the first of what will be many budget work sessions between now and the end of the fiscal year in December Monday afternoon.
Concerns for the health of Knox County Nursing Home residents may put a stop to a request to use crop dusting methods near the site.
When the weather turns warm and the days get longer, people tend to spend more time outside.
Students in Galesburg’s elementary schools and at least one of the two middle schools could end up getting to have hot lunch for free during the school year if the Galesburg School Board so approves tonight. The District-205 Board is being asked this evening to vote on a proposal to sign the district up for a four-year agreement in the federal “Community Eligibility Provision.”