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Stories with place: Freeport
  • New, larger VA clinic to open next month in Freeport 
    Updated: Jul-29-15 5:43 am

    FREEPORT, Illinois - Freeport's new Veterans Affairs clinic will open at the end of next month.

  • EXCHANGE: Holocaust survivor speaks about faith, strength 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 5:05 am

    FREEPORT, Illinois - The last time Alexandra Goode saw her father was a day he had taken her to school. The year was 1941 and her family was living in Yugoslavia. That day, the German army invaded her town, bombed it and took over her school. Her home was destroyed, her twin brother and the governess killed. Her father and older brother would be conscripted into Tito's Communist Resistance Army and eventually killed.

  • EXCHANGE: Freeport historian pens mystery novel 
    Updated: Jul-04-15 9:41 am

    FREEPORT, Illinois - Freeport School Board member Edward Finch has published a novel about a female attorney who lives and practices law in Freeport - complete with references to actual businesses and historical sites.