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Chrissy Parker, lead cashier and Jeanice Nelson, front end manager, prepare for the flood of customers about to enter the Food Shed Co op Wednesday morning.
By Susan W. Murray Ten years in the making, the Food Shed Co-op opened on Wednesday, May 15. Festivities kicked off at 9:00 a.m. with music and speeches, followed by […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock Independant …
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BySandyKucharskisandy@thewoodstockindependent.com  Energy was high despite near-freezing temperatures on opening day, April 20, for the Woodstock United Soccer Association recreational teams. With two weeks of practice and getting to know their […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock Indepe…
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Dave Zinnen retires after a long career of service to the city of Woodstock ByEileenMillardnews@the woodstockindependent.com  As Dave Zinnen settles into the pace of retired life after 27 and a [&hell…
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Full season of six speakers is on the schedule for 2024-25 season ByEileenMillard news@thewoodstockindependent.com The Woodstock Fine Arts Association…
Illinois Commerce Commission Chair Doug Scott presides over a commission meeting in Chicago in late January. (Capitol News Illinois photo by Andrew Adams)
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Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza – the state’s chief financial officer – is swarmed by reporters for her reaction to Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s proposed budget moments after leaving the House of Representatives chambers. (Capitol News Illinois photo by Andrew Adams)
By ALEX ABBEDUTO, COLE LONGCOR  and JERRY NOWICKICapitol News Illinoisnews@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD – The annual process of negotiating the state budget kicked off Wednesday with Gov. J.B. Pritzker proposing a $52.7 […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock Independent …

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WHS, WNHS students win graphic arts awards
ByKevinLyons news@thewoodstockindependent.com A total of 13 students from Woodstock and Woodstock North high schools were winners in the 2024 High School Graphics Arts competition held at Harper Colle…
2009 Crossfire soccer seeks crown
ByJuelMecklenburgnews@thewoodstockindependent.com  Strong ties are always made in the community of Woodstock. Clubs, travel teams, and extracurricular activities allow for bonding and lifelong memorie…

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