Ag Mech Show hosted this weekend

For the past 43 years, people from all over the western Illinois region—as well as from across the state and beyond—have been flocking to Western Illinois University in the early winter to get a glimpse…


Capitol Music closes on the Square

Macomb’s Capitol Music store’s clearance sale has begun. The Macomb location will be shutting its doors for the last time this Sunday. Everything in the store is now marked half off. A branch remains open…


Mayor asks for city’s help in snow removal

Mayor Inman made a call to action Friday morning to people in Macomb asking them to shovel the sidewalks around their homes. He says the city is doing all that it can to take care…


New restaurant set to open in Macomb

Macomb will soon be welcoming a new restaurant downtown on the square. La Fuente Bar & Grill is expected to open in a few weeks, according to manager Angelica Fuentes. The restaurant is located in…


Rialto Cinemas in Macomb closing for renovations

If you’ve tried going to the movies earlier this week you probably noticed Rialto Cinemas on East Jackson St. was closed. The theater will be open this Friday through Sunday, closed next Monday, Sept. 16…