Norwalk’s Schreier building slated for demolition

Farewell to the Schreier building. Gerke Excavating will bring down one of Norwalk’s earliest buildings later this month, so here’s a look at chapters of village history that occurred at the structure.

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  • Ontario’s contra dance

    January 17th, 2019
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    The Ontario Community Club sponsored a contra dance Saturday at the Brookwood High School gymnasium.

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    Brookwood principal to retire

    January 17th, 2019
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    After serving the district for 16 years, Brookwood Junior/Senior High School Principal Brad Pettit will retire at the end of this school year.

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    Flood-mitigation meeting draws crowd

    January 17th, 2019
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    About 30 people gathered in the Ontario Fire Station meeting room Monday evening in what was billed as an informational meeting for residents affected by last August’s flooding.

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    Wilton public-works director no longer on staff

    January 17th, 2019
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    Michael O’Rourke, who had been Wilton’s public-works director since 1996, is no longer serving in his position.

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    Villages hold caucuses

    January 17th, 2019
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    Villages hold caucuses Kendall, Ontario and Wilton had caucuses Monday, and the results followed the same pattern in each village: incumbents will be the only candidates on the spring ballots.

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  • Goodbye to the Peeling Ceiling: Old Ontario structure destroyed in December fire

    January 14th, 2019
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    Ontario area residents of a certain age remember the Peeling Ceiling as the home of the Slush Puppie, those sugary, sticky drinks that came around in the summer and proved to be a perfect accompaniment to candy.

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    Neglect and lack of foresight might have put Ontario on the road to extinction

    January 10th, 2019
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    The Ontario floodplain ordinance fills 35 pages. It would not be hyperbolic to say it is the most consequential of all of Ontario’s ordinances, nor would it be an exaggeration to say that no one in its nearly 50 years of existence has ever read it in its entirety.

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    Long-running local case ends in state Supreme Court

    January 4th, 2019
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    Boomeranging from circuit court to appeals court, a court case over a small, unmarked cemetery in the town of Forest finally ended in the State Supreme Court, with a decision that primarily relied on the definition of “cemetery.”

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    Village of Wilton issues year-end bonuses

    January 4th, 2019
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    The Wilton Village Board approved bonuses for its employees at its December meeting, significantly increasing the amount over previous years’ figures.

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    Kendall Lions honor Alice Brandau

    January 4th, 2019
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    At its Christmas party Dec. 18, the Kendall Lions Club honored one of its members with the highest award given in the Lions organization.  

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    Ontario contra dance slated for Jan. 12 at Brookwood

    January 4th, 2019
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    The Ontario Community Club will sponsor a contra dance at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, following the Kickapoo Valley Reserve Winter Festival.

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