Monmouth

Twomey to Retire
2:47 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

New Director Needed for Buchanan Center in Monmouth

The Security Savings Bank Photo Competition opens September 5 at the Buchanan Center in Monmouth.
Credit Rich Egger

Susan Twomey, Executive Director of the Buchanan Center for the Arts, has announced her plans to retire in a few years.

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Project Delays
2:51 pm
Wed August 27, 2014

Green Space Project in Monmouth Delayed

Buildings on right will be torn down.
Credit Ross6606 / Flickr Creative Commons

The demolition of two buildings on the square in Monmouth is running slightly behind schedule, which in turn is delaying the completion of another downtown project.

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High-End Lofts
5:13 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

More Lofts Planned for Downtown Monmouth

Patton Block Building

More upscale housing is coming to Monmouth’s downtown.

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Three New Businesses Will Start
2:30 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

Winners Chosen for Monmouth Business Competition

The crowd awaits the results of the Shops of Monmouth Retail Business Competition.
Credit City of Monmouth

Monmouth Director of Community Development Paul Schuytema said the Fusion Theater at Monmouth College was "packed beyond imagination" as the results were announced for the Shops of Monmouth Retail Business Competition.

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Shops of Monmouth Retail Business Competition
3:06 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

Monmouth Narrows Field of Potential New Businesses

Monmouth, Illinois
Credit Flickr Commons / Pete Zarria

The city of Monmouth is one step closer to having some new downtown businesses.

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Education Fund
4:30 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Monmouth-Roseville Schools Seek Tax Hike

Residents of the Monmouth-Roseville School District are again being asked to pay more in property taxes.

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State Grant
6:45 pm
Tue July 8, 2014

Monmouth Plans Improvements for Citizen's Lake

Citzen's lake
Credit TSPR's Emily Boyer

Monmouth will know by the end of the year if it has received a $400,000 state grant.

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Shops of Monmouth Retail Business Competition
2:32 pm
Mon June 23, 2014

Monmouth Cultivates Entrepreneurs With Innovation Workshops

Monmouth, Illinois
Credit Flickr Commons / Pete Zarria

The city of Monmouth is hosting two workshops to help people learn tools to succeed in opening their own retail business.

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Shops of Monmouth Retail Business Competition
8:32 am
Mon June 2, 2014

Monmouth: Calling All Entrepreneurs

Downtown Monmouth
Credit ross6606 / Flickr Creative Commons

Monmouth is hosting a competition for anyone interested in opening their own retail business. That's any business that will collect sales tax.

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155 New Jobs for Monmouth
9:32 am
Mon May 19, 2014

Monmouth Attracts New Business

Smithfield Farmland in Monmouth, IL
Emily Boyer TSPR

Monmouth’s largest employer is bringing even more business to the city.

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