LaSalle News Tribune | LaSalle, IL
 
close
Due to weather related issues, in some areas there may be delayed deliveries of your Monday issue of the NewsTribune.
If road conditions are severe enough, your delivery person may not be able to deliver your NewsTribune at all on Monday.
In this case, your Monday edition will be delivered with your Tuesday newspaper.
We ask you to be understanding for the safety of our carriers.

You can view Tuesday's newspaper online at http://newstribonline.com
 


home : news : north central illinois   April 29, 2016

5/3/2014 6:00:00 AM
IVCH to bury time capsule on Peru hospital's 100th


NT Staff




Future generations will get a glimpse of what life at a 56-bed north-central Illinois hospital was like in 2014 when the time capsule being buried prior to Illinois Valley Community Hospital’s Centennial Open House is eventually opened.

“There’s been a hospital on the site in Peru occupied by IVCH for 100 years,” said Gene Vogelgesang, IVCH public relations director. “We’re hopeful the time capsule won’t be unearthed until the hospital reaches another important milestone.”

The time capsule will be buried in the memorial flower garden on the west side of the IVCH building. A ceremony dedicating the capsule is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. Sunday, May 4.

The time capsule’s contents were assembled by the hospital’s centennial committee, which includes Vogelgesang, Joan Fernandez, community outreach coordinator; Jackie Barr, volunteer services coordinator; Sue Snell, environmental services director; and Clarissa Barto, medical office manager.

Ceremony, open house
To learn more about the capsule contents and celebrate the hospital centennial, attend the ceremony at 12:30 p.m. Sunday or the open house 1-3 p.m. that day.












Login to your account:
  Username:
  Password:
Remember me
Login reminder
  If you'd like to comment on this article, please log in or click here to subscribe.


 

Subscription Login
LOGIN | SUBSCRIBE






Ottawa man arrested for allegedly setting co-worker on fire
Updated: 4/29/2016 3:49:00 PM
Horman gets 40 years in Ottawa murder-cremation case
Updated: 4/29/2016 3:34:00 PM
Headliner named for Ottawa 2 Rivers Fest
First 'revenge porn' case filed in La Salle County Circuit Court
Two new ambulances give Peru versatility
Laser-pointer trial set for Monday


Illinois Valley Events
<
April
>
SMTWTFS
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30



Photo GalleryVideo LibraryMagazinesDealsAbout UsAP Terms of UseAdvertise With UsExtra Content


Copyright 2016 NewsTribune, LaSalle, Illinois. All rights reserved.

Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved