• Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Click for Details
    ...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 PM CST FOR EAST CENTRAL ROCK ISLAND...
    ...RADAR INDICATED MAX HAIL SIZE...
    ...RADAR INDICATED MAX WIND GUST...
    Expires: March 04, 2024 @ 4:00pm
    HAZARD
    Quarter size hail.
    SOURCE
    Trained weather spotters.
    IMPACT
    Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include... Erie, Hillsdale, Portland Corners, Leon Corners, Newton Corners, Spring Hill, and Shady Beach. This includes Interstate 88 between mile markers 13 and 21.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
    Prepare immediately for large hail and deadly cloud to ground lightning. Seek shelter inside a well-built structure. Stay away from windows. HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX HAIL SIZE...1.00 IN WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX WIND GUST...<50 MPH

Macomb Dickens On The Square Scheduled For December 2nd & 3rd

SHARE NOW

MACOMB, IL – The City of Macomb has announced that the 28th annual Dickens On The Square celebration will take place Friday and Saturday, December 2nd and 3rd in historic downtown Macomb.

The celebrations starts Friday with events including the popular horse-drawn trolley rides, reindeer sleight rides, living windows, live music, the Festival of Trees, and more. On Friday evening, holiday gift wrapping will be available at the Wrapped in Kindness event at City Hall, and there will be a meet and greet with Santa at the train station at 6:15 p.m. before he disembarks at 6:30 to heads directly to his cabin on the north side of the square to visit with children until 8:00 p.m.

The festivities continue on Saturday, with families having the opportunity to visit the Macomb Public Library to make a story time or video greeting for their loved ones. The Children’s Shopping Mall will also be at Citizens Bank from 10:00 to 12:00 p.m.

For more information, visit www.cityofmacomb.com, the Downtown Macomb Facebook page, or pick up a detailed schedule at Downtown Macomb merchants, Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce, City Hall, or the Macomb Area Convention and Visitors Bureau at the train station.

 

Submit a Comment