Lifestyle

  • BPART announces adjustments to designated trip days

    PRINCETON — Starting May 1, trips outside the Bureau and Putnam County service area will be adjusted in order to increase efficiencies in the Bureau P ...
    April 16, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • St. Bede Academy prepares for annual auction night fundraiser

    PERU — St. Bede Academy will hold its annual auction on April 26. Each year the Auction Gala raises money to help offset the cost of tuition for St. B ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy birthday on Friday to Jeffrey Dean. From your friends at Princeton Rotary. ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Area Easter egg hunts

    TiskilwaAll children in the Tiskilwa community between 2 years old and the third grade are invited t ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Surprise birthday party planned for Albee

    A surprise 85th birthday party for Inga Albee will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, 406 E. Dover Road in Princeton. An e ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Community Notes

    Woodcrafters meetingPRINCETON — The Woodcrafters of Princeton will hold its monthly meeting at the B ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Elks name Teens of the Month for March

    Bureau County teens were honored March 21 at an Elks Teen of the Month luncheon sponsored by Princeton Elks Lodge 1461. March representatives are (fro ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Elks name Teens of the Month for February

    Bureau County teens were honored Feb. 21 at an Elks Teen of the Month luncheon sponsored by Princeton Elks Lodge 1461. February representatives are (f ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • Gateway Services plans trivia night

    HENRY — Gateway Services will hold its trivia night on May 3 at the River Valley Bowl, on the corner of Route 29 and Route 18 in Henry. Doors will ope ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Neponset Grade School participates in National Anti-Bullying Day

    Neponset Grade Schools students show off their Stop Bullying shirts as part of a nationwide effort to speak out against bullying. On Feb. 27,  Neponse ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Salad luncheon

    PERU — St. John’s Lutheran Church, at the corner of Shooting Park Road and Peoria Street in Peru, will hold its annual salad luncheon from 11 a.m. to ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Women at our BEST meeting

    OGLESBY — Women at our BEST (building, encouraging, strengthening and teaching) will hold its first meeting from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 26 at ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Villarreal noted for teaching excellence

    OGLESBY — English instructor and Honors Program and Writing Center Director Nora Villarreal is the 2014 winner of Illinois Valley Community College’s ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:25 pm
  • Where's the candy?

    Sophia Zerfas tries her luck chewing on a plastic Easter egg during Saturday’s annual Easter egg hunt at the Colonial Hall Rehabilitation and Nursing ...
    April 16, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Food court 4-17

    I like to make up different tea breads and keep in the freezer. They are so nice to have if you have company drop in or just plain good to have for br ...
    April 16, 2014 - 10:37 am
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