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Cheryl Wormley

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It’s all about you and you and you

By Cheryl Wormley People like being in the know. They want to know what’s happening in the community – what decisions the City Council, Board of Education, and Fire/Rescue board […]

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Memories of Memorial on South Street

By Cheryl Wormley If you have driven or walked on South Street past Woodstock High School, you’ve seen wrecking crews dismantling a mostly brick building that served the health needs […]

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Declarations: Where will we go from here?

By Cheryl Wormley Friday will mark a year since the first COVID-19 mandate in Illinois. I know where I was when I felt the impact of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s first […]

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Declarations: Joy, fun, and sharing!

By Cheryl Wormley Oh, yes! I asked and you responded! Two weeks ago, Declarations focused on blooming where we are planted as the pandemic waxes on and on. I took […]

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Celebrate! Perseverance landed safely

By Cheryl Wormley Perseverance, NASA’s newest Mars rover, landed on the Red Planet!  Given all of the cancellations and postponements of key events in so many of our lives the […]

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Declarations: ‘It’s so beautiful’

By Cheryl Wormley This is going to be a “rah, rah, Woodstock” column. For more than 35 years, my husband, Jim, and I have taken at least a week this […]

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The deep roots of Groundhog Days

The litany of Groundhog Days events usually runs like clockwork – year after year. The festival is on repeat, just like Phil Connors’ Feb. 2. But this year, the event […]

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Declarations: ‘The Hill We Will Climb’

By Cheryl Wormley Like many, maybe most, of you, I watched the inauguration of President Joe Biden last week. There was much to take in and to celebrate. Flags, the […]

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Yes, Trust the Torch

By Cheryl Wormley When most of you read this, it will be Inauguration Day. We didn’t send staff to cover Joe Biden being sworn in as our country’s 46th president. […]

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