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    Friday, June 22, 2018
    Starved Rock Lodge to Reveal New Beer    OBLESBY, IL (June 19, 2018) -This Friday, June 22, at 5:00 p.m., Starved Rock Lodge will reveal its newest great thing: Lodge Lager. This craft beer is made especially for Starved Rock Lodge by Tangled Roots Brewery (Ottawa, IL). The official reveal will take place on the Veranda followed by a Tangled Roots Tap Takeover in the Back Door Lounge. Lodge ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Fun Facts
    Friday, June 22, 2018
    Press Release as of 6/22/18   Due to flooding conditions at Starved Rock State Park and the Illinois River, the lower areas of the park including the boat ramp, picnic areas, and the main parking lot will be closed until further notice.  Updates will be posted on the IDNR website at the Starved Rock State Park page www.dnr.illinois.gov , Starved Rock and the IDNR Facebook pages, as well as on ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Communities
    Friday, June 01, 2018
    IVCH Hosts Cancer Survivors Breakfast            Twenty-four cancer survivors who collectively have lived with the disease for 281 years attended Illinois Valley Community Hospital’s annual Cancer Survivors Day breakfast Friday morning (June 1) at the First Congregational Church in Peru.            The group heard a talk by breast cancer survivor Megan Cullinan, who read selections from a blog she ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Health
    Saturday, May 05, 2018
    Presenting a Spectacular Juried Visual Arts, Music, Drama and Film Competition in Starved Rock Country  OmniArts is proud to announce the OmniPrize for the Arts. This event will be held in downtown Ottawa, Illinois, September 7-9, 2018. Competition will be divided into four categories: Drama, Film, Music and Visual Arts.  The Drama Competition will be a series of one-act plays performed at the ...read more
    Categories: Communities, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, April 13, 2018
    Illinois Waterway Visitor Center at Starved Rock Lock and Dam - Ottawa, IL  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will offer five opportunities to take a free Illinois Safe Boating class throughout the summer at the Illinois Waterway Visitor Center in Ottawa, IL.  This class is recommended for people who are new to boating, scouts, families that enjoy weekend boating adventures, or seasoned boaters ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Human Interest