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  • Using memories to make memories

    NEPONSET — The third- and fourth-graders of Neponset Grade School recently got a taste of what life was like in the 1800s.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 4:04 pm
  • BVHS to destroy records

    MANLIUS — Cumulative records now in storage for the Bureau Valley High School Class of 2009 will be destroyed Nov. 30. During the 30-day period beginn ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:46 pm
  • Community Notes

    Benefit plannedKEWANEE — A benefit to help Dawn DeVenney Vervynck with expenses due to her recent di ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:46 pm
  • Annual St. Lucia Festival will be Dec. 13

    PRINCETON — A time-honored Swedish tradition continues with the annual St. Lucia Festival on Dec. 13 at the Evangelical Covenant Church, 24 N. Main St ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:48 pm
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy belated birthday to our Grandpa George. Love you, Kelsea and Kody.• Happy late birthday to G ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Junis-DeBates

    Lindsay Junis of Princeton and Jeff DeBates of Princeton were united in marriage by Judge James Brusatte during an outdoor ceremony Sept. 27 at Chapel ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Turkey and ham supper

    SHEFFIELD — Sheffield Methodist Church will hold a turkey and ham supper from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Dinner includes turkey and ham, dressing, mashed p ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • Maxwell-Elliott

    Lacey Maxwell of Chicago and Kevin Elliott of Chicago were united in marriage Aug. 16 during an outdoor ceremony at Camp Shaw in Manteno by Kyle Strom ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:50 pm
  • Figge hosts College Invitation art show

    DAVENPORT, Iowa — The seventh annual College Invitational opened at the Figge Art Museum Nov. 8 in the Mary Waterman Gildehaus Community Gallery.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Circa ‘21 presents ‘White Christmas’

    ROCK ISLAND — Back by popular demand, the stage version of the holiday-film classic Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas” returns to Circa ‘21 Dinner Play ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Reddick Mansion presents a sparkling evening

    OTTAWA — The Reddick Mansion Association (RMA) invites the public to a Holiday Preview Party from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Nov. 21-22.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Santa Claus arrives at Peru Mall Nov. 22

    PERU — Santa Claus will arrive at the Peru Mall at 11 a.m. Nov. 22 to kick off the holiday season.He ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • It’s that time of year!

    Wyanet Locker’s Jill Carrington is ready and waiting for Thanksgiving customers to come buy their holiday turkeys. Grocery stores, markets and the lik ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • By the Book 11-20

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Public Library is conducting its annual Food for Fines Program through Nov. 22. For each canned or boxed food item you bring ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Voice of the children

    With the Thanksgiving holiday just around the corner, Illinois Valley Scene asked students at Neponset Grade School what they are most thankful for .. ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
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