UNION – Residents can showcase their homecooked chili during a cook-off event at 3 p.m., Saturday, inside Donley's Wild West banquet hall, 8512 S. Union Road, Union.
The Northern Illinois Fire Museum and the Marengo Firefighter's Association are hosting the second annual chili cook-off. The competition is open to any resident.
The event will also feature live music, raffles and prizes. Admission is $5. Children younger than 6 are admitted free.
For more information, contact Marengo Fire Station One at (815) 568-8912.
– Stephen Di Benedetto