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The Momence City Council has set hours for children to trick-or-treat as 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 31. Remember: only visit houses with their lights on and always trick-or-treat in a group and with an adult present.

Book Club to Meet October 9

Edward Chipman Library Book Club October “The Last Life Boat” by Hazel Gaynor. On Tuesday September 12th the Edward Chipman Library Book Club met to discuss “The Forgotten Daughter” by Joanna Goodman.  Most members gave a ‘thumbs up’ for the book although there was quite a discussion. Members felt it was well written and enjoyed…

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River Valley FFA Brat Sale

River Valley FFA will be hosting their annual Brat sale. The event will take place at the Earl Schoeffner Farm Museum at 105 E. Second Street, Momence on Saturday, October 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.   The meals consist of 1 or 2 brats, bag of chips, drink and a cookie. The cost…

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Touch a Truck Event

 Save the date: Saturday, October 7th 10am-1pm  Good Shepherd Manor is excited to announce that they are hosting a Touch-A-Truck event, free of charge and open to everyone in the community. People of all ages can explore various vehicles from different organizations and companies. See upcoming issues of The Momence Progress Reporter for more details.

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Elvis Surprise Guest!

Last Tuesday evening a special ‘Elvis’ concert was planned to surprise Dianna Dykema, of Grant Park. Mrs. Dykema, who had just completed her cancer treatment was celebrating with friends.  Dykema, a huge Elvis fan, walked into the surprise concert for her at Flanagan’s Pub, in Grant Park.

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Tractor Replaced on Munyon Silo

The tractor on top of the Silo on the William Munyon farm was replaced on Monday.  Three years ago, the small John Deere tractor fell through the top of the silo.  That tractor is currently resting at the bottom of the silo.  The family decided to replace the tractor and a John Deere ‘G’ tractor…

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