Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, sports, opinion and more. The Bureau County Republican is published Wednesday and Saturday mornings.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Stay connected to us wherever you are! With bcralerts, get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device or by e-mail.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
Keep up with what's going on in your community by reading the bcrbriefs. This easy to read synopsis of today's news will be emailed directly to you Tuesday through Saturday at no charge. Sign up today!
Lifestyles

I.V.A.D.A. holds meeting

LASALLE — Illinois Valley Activity Directors Association, with Susan Scully as hostess, held a meeting March 12 at the Illinois Veteran's Home in LaSalle. Minutes were read, a treasurer's report was given, and bi-law changes were handed out to members. Several guests were introduced.

Education chairperson Barb Hoffman of Morris Healthcare & Rehab. discussed upcoming educational meetings and speakers. Publicity chairperson Kathy Conner of Heritage Health in Streator gave a report. Chris Thompson of Greenfield in Princeton asked members to provide humorous, heart-warming stories she could use in her thesis.

State Senator Susan Rezin addressed the members about budget, Medicaid, spending and reforms as it applies to long-term care facilities.

Loading more