Macomb Local News


Western Illinois University will be hosting its second annual “Farm2Fork” meal on Wednesday, September 26, from 6 PM-8 PM.


The meal will be hosted in the University Union’s Lamione Room, located near the Burger King. Registration for this event is due by September 18 and you can register at, or by calling (309) 298-1861.


General admission tickets will cost $22.50, while WIU student tickets will cost $10 with your rocky dollar account.


The menu will feature more mediterranean style cuisine and will include items like bruschetta with erice-style tomato sauce and roasted beets, chicken empanadas, ratatouille over polenta, green beans with tomatoes and baguettes, and many more.


All food served will be procured from local producers, and the meals will be prepared by Dietic Communication and Education students from Lauri Kanauss’ class.