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Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 1:45 p.m. CDT


PRINCETON — Buddy Bags will hold a cookout from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at Soldiers and Sailors Park in Princeton. The menu includes pork chops for $4, hot dogs for $3, chips for $1 and soda or water for $1.

Sweet corn sale

PRINCETON —The Princeton Optimist Club is selling sweet corn in the parking lot in the 500 block of North Main Street in Princeton for $4 a dozen. Proceeds will go to help finance activities such as Princeton Youth Baseball and Softball, Princeton Youth Soccer, JFL, the annual Easter egg hunt, Halloween parade, pumpkin races and many other youth activities.

Performance added

LASALLE — Because of outstanding ticket requests, Stage 212 has added a performance for its special production of “Rent” at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 10. Tickets are $20 each and can be purchased by visiting the box office at 700 First St. in LaSalle. Box office hours are 4 to 6 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Tickets may also be purchased online by visiting the Stage 212 website at www.stage212.org or reserved with Visa, MasterCard or Discover by calling 815-224-3025.


WYANET — The United Pentecostal Reach program will host a cookout from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Wyanet Locker. They will be serving ribeyes, butterfly chops, pork burgers, brats, hot dogs, chips and soda.

Manlius Day parade

MANLIUS — The Manilus Day parade will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday. This year’s theme is Happy. Lineup will begin at 10 a.m. at Bureau Valley High School. To submit an entry, call Joe at 815-445-2323.

Drawdown planned

PRINCETON — Princeton Buddy Bags will host a “Back to School” drawdown Aug. 16 at the Princeton Elks Lodge. Doors will open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $40 each and include dinner for two. Only 200 tickets will be sold. Dinner will be served from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Prizes will include $500, $250 and $125. Live music will be provided by 212.

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