A Quick Look | Wednesday November 16, 2022

Our latest stories and photos curated for our readers on-the-go

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Nov 16, 2022 12:47 am  .::. 
7 big mistakes small businesses can't afford to make

Running a small business often means wearing many hats. From accounting to marketing and everything in between, it can be difficult to know all the ins and outs and to always make the right decision. Here are seven mistakes to avoid in order to turn your new venture into a big success.

Unity's Gavin Moore celebrates the Rockets' 35-14 playoff win over Mt. Carmel back on November 6. After shutting out Prairie Central in last weekend's quarterfinal game, 14-0, Moore and the Unity football team will go up against an 11-1 Williamsville team on the road this Saturday with a trip to the Class 3A title game for a second consecutive season hanging in the balance. Kickoff is scheduled for 2pm.
Photo: PhotoNews Media/Clark Brooks

Nov 15, 2022 10:37 pm  .::. 
Taking your family pet on holiday? Book your accommodations early

If you really want a stress-free holiday and enjoyable trip with your furkid, you should start by planning where you’re going to stay and book your accommodations ahead of time. Booking your pet-friendly hotel room well in advance has many advantages that definitely outweigh the lure of being spontaneous and/or procrastinating.

Ty Pence makes a catch over a Robinson defensive back for a St. Joseph-Ogden touchdown on October 29 during the two team's first-round IHSA football playoff game. Pence, who had not played a down of football since his freshman year at SJO, earn All-State recognition from the Illinois Football Coaches Association this week. Teammate Logan Smith received an honorable mention. See more photos from this game.
Photo: PhotoNews Media/Clark Brooks
Nov 15, 2022 05:34 pm  .::. 
Unity, SJO players recognized as All-Staters

The names of four area players found a place on this year's Illinois High School Football Coaches Association Class 3A All-State Football Team.

St. Joseph-Ogden High School 2024 baseball seniors