In August of 2013, Velva native Elizabeth Redding took a chance on a dream and started her mobile floral business, Bloom in Color. Now, she has taken that endeavor one step further as she moves from her refrigerated trailer to a brick-and-mortar business.
Posted 1/21/15 (Wed) read more »
Following the policing discussions at their December 9th meeting, the Velva City Commissioners played host to McHenry County Commissioner Harry Bergstad and Sheriff-elect Trey Skager at their Dec. 22nd meeting.
Posted 1/06/15 (Tue) read more »
The St. Joesph's Community Foundation has brought SVCC one step closer to a new generator with a $35,000 check.
Posted 12/29/14 (Mon) read more »
What began as an attempt to grow an existing business has turned into an opportunity for other entrepreneurs.
Posted 12/02/14 (Tue) read more »
This year marks the second year of Velva’s Winter Whimsy celebration, and the event has expanded to encompass the former Santa Daze.
Posted 11/20/14 (Thu) read more »
From overdue sewer and water bills to clarifying current water billings, the Velva City Commission spent much of last Monday’s meeting dealing with utility billing issues.
Posted 10/28/14 (Tue) read more »
A little over one year ago, local photographer Lacey Holman opened her studio, LJC Photography, in Velva. The enterprise has been a successful one, but it seems Holman felt the tug to do something more.
Posted 10/07/14 (Tue) read more »
Last year, a public hearing at the Velva Public School invited district taxpayers to come and voice their concerns over a 22.54 percent tax “increase.”
Posted 10/01/14 (Wed) read more »
The Velva City Commission concluded its business in just over an hour last Monday night, with all commissioners present, including one via computer.
Posted 9/23/14 (Tue) read more »