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"This publication does not knowingly accept fraudulent or deceptive advertising. Readers are cautioned to thoroughly investigate all ads, especially those asking for money in advance."

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The Amboy News office, 245 E. Main Street, Amboy, IL, is open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8 a.m. to noon, closed for lunch, and open 1 to 5 p.m.  The office is closed Tuesday and Friday, except by appointment. The office is closed on Saturday and Sunday.

There is a drop-box outside the office for payments or items for publication if we are closed, or email inquiries or photographs and editorial items to [email protected].

Messages may be left at 815-857-2311 and we'll get back to you.

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Antiques

WANTED TO BUY: Antique corner cupboard and dry sink. Also stained glass windows and oak bookcase. Call 815-562-2928 or email - [email protected]

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ANTIQUES WANTED: I pay cash for antiques; furniture, glassware, pottery & crocks, tin & iron toys, sterling silver, decoys. If it’s antique, I’m interested in looking! Call 815-562-2928 or email [email protected]

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Apartment for Rent

One-bedroom apartment located in Amboy, rent based on income and income limits apply. Heat & water furnished. Must be 62, handicap, or disabled to apply. Call Lee County Housing Authority at 815-284-2759.

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Bicycles

FOR SALE - AMF Harley Davidson Shortster Bicycle.  Very Collectible.  Motor Sound Works.  $225 Firm.  Ph. 815-343-8288.

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Business Opportunities

"This publication does not knowingly accept fraudulent or deceptive advertising. Readers are cautioned to thoroughly investigate all ads, especially those asking for money in advance."

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Domestic/Child Care

NO INDIVIDUAL, unless licensed or holding a permit as a childcare facility, may cause to be published any advertisement soliciting a child care service. A childcare facility that is licensed or operating under a permit issued by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services may publish advertisements of the services for which it is specifically licensed or issued a permit. Your Hometown Newspaper strongly urges any parent or guardian to verify the validity of the license of any facility before placing a child in it's care.

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Financial

NOTICE Advance Fee Loans or Credit Offers Companies that do business by phone can't ask you to pay for credit before you get it. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-FTC-HELP. A public service message from your hometown newspaper and the Federal Trade Commission.

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Garage/Rummage Sales

Amboy City Wide Garage Sales will be held during the Depot Days Celebration, August 24-26. Special garage sale ad pricing, for ads to appear in the Depot Days special section published August 16 in multiple papers, will be $5 for 20 words, additional words .10 each. Ads must be submitted before 2 p.m. on Thursday, August 10. Ads placed by Thursday, August 3, will be entered to win a drawing for a garage sale kit including two signs, price stickers and success tips.

Special pricing is valid only for Amboy City Wide Garage Sales in 2017. Special pricing does not include any garage sale signs. Signs are available to purchase for $1 each.

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301 E. Provost Street
Friday  7/28  9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday  7/29  9 AM - 1 PM
Assorted household goods, health aids including large size rollator, PLUS "Make Me An Offer" estate small tools. Lowe

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Help Wanted

TEMPORARY, FULL-TIME HELP WANTED in agricultural office.  Salary starting around $13 per hour. Applications are available at 319 South Mason, Amboy, Illinois 61310. Applications must be received by COB July 28, 2017.  We recognize and appreciate the benefits of diversity in the workplace.  People who share this belief and reflect a diverse background are encouraged to apply.  FSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. 

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Kreider Services, Inc currently has full-time openings in our
Amboy and Ashton Group Homes.
  • Base pay $10.68
  • All positions require weekend work 
  • Shift differentials for 2nd and 3rd shifts 
  • Health, dental/vision and life insurance
  • 403B retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid holidays, vacation time, sick time and personal days
If you feel you can effectively work with people, have good communication skills, and a desire to make a difference in someone’s life, please apply in person at:
500 Anchor Road
Dixon, IL 61021
Attention:  Jodi Murdock
Kreider Services is an EEO, Drug Free workplace

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Homes for Sale


ALL REAL ESTATE advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or intention to make any such preferences, limitation or discrimination. We will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised are available on an equal opportunity basis.

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Household Goods

For sale - Solid oak, mission style dining room table and four chairs. Measures 60 x 48", does not expand. Asking $850. 815-973-8762

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Legal Notices

This publication does not knowingly accept fraudulent or deceptive advertising. Readers are cautioned to thoroughly investigate all ads, especially those asking for money in advance.

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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF FIFTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

LEE COUNTY, ILLINOIS               

Estate of          )                                                          

Robert Eich     )

deceased          )                                  

Case No. 2017-P-44   )

CLAIM NOTICE

Notice is given of the death of Robert Eich of Lee, Illinois. Letters of Office were issued of June 14, 2017 to Christopher G. Eich of 212 W. Center Street, White Oak, TX 75693 and Joseph A. Eich of 483 E. 600 N., Tooele, UT 84074 as Independent Administrators whose attorney is Guilfoyle Law Firm, 1316 Meriden Street, Mendota, IL 61342

Claims against the estate may be filed in the Office of the Circuit Clerk, Probate Division, Lee County Courthouse, 309 S. Galena Avenue, Dixon, IL 61021, or with the representative or both on or before January 20 2018 and any claim not filed within that period is barred.      

Copies of a claim filed with the Clerk must be mailed or delivered to the Representative and to the Attorney within ten days after it has been filed.

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July 12, 19, 26, 2017

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BUDGET HEARING FOR SOCIAL SERVICES FOR SENIOR CITIZENS
Lee County will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 7, 2017, in the Old Lee County Courthouse, Board meeting room – 3rd floor, 112 East Second Street, Dixon, Illinois, for the purpose of hearing written and oral comments concerning the use of funds providing social services for senior citizens.
All interested citizens, groups, senior citizens, and organizations representing the interests of senior citizens are encouraged to attend and to submit comments.
Any organization requesting consideration for funds should submit the Application for Request form (found on the Lee County website at leecountyil.com) along with a summary of the programs and/or services provided, a current fiscal year budget and audit, and the rationale for request to the Lee County Chairman’s office at 112 East Second Street, Dixon, Illinois 61021.
Bob Olson, Chair

Lee County Finance Committee

No. 0702

July 19, 26, 2017

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LEGAL NOTICE
State of Illinois Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the grain dealer license of DeKalb Feeds, Inc., Box 111, 105 Dixon Avenue, Rock Falls, IL 61071 has been voluntarily surrendered. This company has given formal notice to the Illinois Department of Agriculture of their election to voluntarily cease purchasing grain from producers. Under the requirements of this voluntary election, grain cannot be received, picked up, or contracted for purchase after June 26, 2017.
If you have any questions, please notify the Illinois Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Warehouses, State Fairgrounds, P.O. Box 19281, Springfield, Illinois 62794-9281 on or before September 25, 2017.
Raymond Poe
Director
Illinois Department of Agriculture
No. 0709
July 26, Aug. 2, 9, 2017

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Miscellaneous For Sale

BUNDLED Newspaper -$2 per Bundle. End Roll- $2 per Roll. Available Monday-Friday 8AM-NOON ONLY. SEE RECEPTIONIST AT FRONT COUNTER Rochelle News-Leader.

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FOR SALE - 5-Carat Garnet (January Birthstone) Ladies Ring, Size 7.  Personally Mined In Idaho.  $125.  Ph. 815-246-9593.

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Services and Repairs

JNJ JUMPERS Indoor/Outdoor Bounce House Rentals Available Year Round. Please Call 815-784-4256 For Availability or Visit us on Facebook.

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Storage

Amboy and Sublette - 10 x 20 inside storage & outside storage for semitrucks/trailers,boats, campers, etc 815-857-2252

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CHICAGO ROAD STORAGE.  Storage Unit For Rent.  Low Cost.  Ph. 815-830-5676.

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  • Legal Notices

    LEGAL NOTICE
    State of Illinois Department of Agriculture
    Notice is hereby given that the grain dealer license of DeKalb Feeds, Inc., Box 111, 105 Dixon Avenue, Rock Falls, IL 61071 has been voluntarily surrendered. This company has given formal notice to the Illinois Department of Agriculture of their election to voluntarily cease purchasing grain from producers. Under the requirements of this voluntary election, grain cannot be received, picked up, or contracted for purchase after June 26, 2017.
    If you have any questions, please notify the Illinois Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Warehouses, State Fairgrounds, P.O. Box 19281, Springfield, Illinois 62794-9281 on or before September 25, 2017.
    Raymond Poe
    Director
    Illinois Department of Agriculture
    No. 0709
    July 26, Aug. 2, 9, 2017

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  • Help Wanted

    Kreider Services, Inc currently has full-time openings in our
    Amboy and Ashton Group Homes.
    • Base pay $10.68
    • All positions require weekend work 
    • Shift differentials for 2nd and 3rd shifts 
    • Health, dental/vision and life insurance
    • 403B retirement plan
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Paid holidays, vacation time, sick time and personal days
    If you feel you can effectively work with people, have good communication skills, and a desire to make a difference in someone’s life, please apply in person at:
    500 Anchor Road
    Dixon, IL 61021
    Attention:  Jodi Murdock
    Kreider Services is an EEO, Drug Free workplace

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  • Garage/Rummage Sales

    301 E. Provost Street
    Friday  7/28  9 AM - 6 PM
    Saturday  7/29  9 AM - 1 PM
    Assorted household goods, health aids including large size rollator, PLUS "Make Me An Offer" estate small tools. Lowe

    073017

  • Help Wanted

    TEMPORARY, FULL-TIME HELP WANTED in agricultural office.  Salary starting around $13 per hour. Applications are available at 319 South Mason, Amboy, Illinois 61310. Applications must be received by COB July 28, 2017.  We recognize and appreciate the benefits of diversity in the workplace.  People who share this belief and reflect a diverse background are encouraged to apply.  FSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. 

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  • Miscellaneous For Sale

    FOR SALE - 5-Carat Garnet (January Birthstone) Ladies Ring, Size 7.  Personally Mined In Idaho.  $125.  Ph. 815-246-9593.

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