STATELINE NEWS -- For the Stateline Spinners, the bicycle map and route information they used for their regular excursions often was lacking, so they did something about it. Now, other cyclists in the Stateline can enjoy the benefits.
MESSENGER -- A group of young singers from Africa will travel to the area soon to share their musical talents and their stories.
The African Children’s Choir, Choir 42, will perform at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 700 N. Bloomfield Road, Lake Geneva; and at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at Faith Community Church, 2931 Lucerne Drive, Janesville.
WALWORTH COUNTY SUNDAY -- The Bluegrass Express is making a stop at this year’s East Troy Bluegrass Festival.
The four-piece band from northern Illinois will be joined by more than a half-dozen other performers during the festival, Saturday, Sept. 13, and Sunday, Sept. 14, on the village square.
WALWORTH COUNTY SUNDAY -- Cornfest, long a community staple in the small village of Darien, is a festival that annually calls home those who remember it from their childhood. And this Sept. 5 through Sept. 7 isn’t shaping up to be any different.
“A lot of people who have roots in Darien come back down from wherever they live just for Cornfest,” said Cornfest President Karen Haman. “There are a lot of people I actually grew up with that come home for that weekend most years, it’s kind of like a reunion.”
EDGERTON -- Charlie Hendrickson has been working with steam engines and other antique farm equipment for most of his life.