News for Human Interest

Tuesday, January 08, 2019
FREEPORT, IL.  – FRIDAY, JAN. 4, 2019 - The Freeport Community Foundation announced today that it will award the Freeport Salvation Army an unsolicited $4,000 year-end donation. The contribution was a response to the recent $63,000 shortfall suffered by the Freeport Salvation Army during their Red Kettle Campaign. The Freeport Community Foundation utilized unspent funds from its Discretionary ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Freeport, IL, December 26, 2018– The Freeport Public Library will once again be hosting the popular American History lecture series at the library. The six-week series will begin on Thursday, January 3 at 6:30 p.m. There will be one lecture each week, always at 6:30 pm, until the final lecture on Tuesday, February 12. Topics this year include the Coal Wars of the early 1900s; Dorothea Dix and the ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest