Downtown Beloit goes into party mode on Friday, Aug. 3, as the annual street dance takes place on the 300 block of State Street. Sponsored by the Downtown Beloit Association, the event will feature food vendors and a beer garden with music by Top Flight from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Mr. Big Stuff from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
The Tuesday hike report by Jake Gerlach: On a beautiful 80-degree summer evening with blue skies and a few white puffy clouds, seven people showed up for our hike. This week we were joined by a new neighbor of mine, Phil. Phil seemed to enjoy the hike and promised to come for more hikes.