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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…
Full story will run in next week's edition 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 spee…
Gracie Lou’s Boutique opens at The Thoughtfulness Shop BySusanW.Murray news@thewoodstockindependent.com The memories of longtime Woodstock residents might stretch as far back as Wien’s Women’s Wear at…
Illinois Commerce Commission Chair Doug Scott presides over a commission meeting in Chicago in late January. (Capitol News Illinois photo by Andrew Adams)
 By ANDREW ADAMSCapitol News Illinoisaadams@capitolnewsillinois.com CHICAGO — State regulators are again considering massive electric utility spending plans that would affect the state’s climate goals – and 5.4 million electric customers’ […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock Independant …
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 Independant …

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A handwritten “closed” sign is taped to the Public House door.
After more than 20 years in business, the Woodstock Public House closed its doors for good on March 30, due to a “culmination” of factors, said Kathryn Loprino, who owns […] Subscrib…

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Challenge Corps first Lego League competition
Students in the gifted program at Creekside and Northwood Middle schools recently competed in a First Lego League (FLL) program competition. The First Lego League Challenge is an international comp…

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