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  • By the Book 7-28

    PRINCETON — Thursday, July 28, 2:30 p.m., summer reading program featuring life-sized games: Angry Birds. Green pigs will invade, and yes, birds will ...
    July 27, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • IV Hospice to host ‘My Treasure Chest’ for children

    PERU — A free workshop for children ages 6-14 who have experienced the death of someone close to them will be offered by Illinois Valley Hospice on Sa ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:21 am
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy birthday on Wednesday, July 27, to Buck Sutliff. From your friends at Princeton Rotary. ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:10 pm
  • Williams elected chief executive officer

    PRINCETON — Princeton Lion Mark Williams was recently elected as council chair for the Lions of Illinois.
    July 25, 2016 - 2:10 pm
  • Community Notes

    Cookout plannedPRINCETON — The Tri-County Humane Society will have a cookout from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:10 pm
  • Festival 56 season finale cabaret

    PRINCETON — Festival 56 will present the season finale cabaret at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 31, at the Grace Performing Arts Center, 316 S. Main St., Pri ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:58 pm
  • Wahlgren graduates

    Lt. Col. Kipp Wahlgren, U.S. Marine Corps, graduated from the U.S. Army War College at Carlisle, Pa., with a master’s degree in strategic studies on J ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:07 pm
  • Summer Olympics held in Ohio

    The 2016 Summer Olympics were held early at Ohio Grade School with students designing games, flags and participating in a variety of events. The week- ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:07 pm
  • Early fall Kansas City weekend rail journey

    Zephyr Route will offer a rail journey for a Kansas City weekend Sept. 9-11. Local area residents can begin this journey from Princeton on Friday at 4 ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:22 am
  • PHS cheerleaders host annual cheer camp

    The Princeton High School cheerleaders hosted their annual Little Tigers Summer Cheer Camp June 22-24. This year, they had 42 participants ranging fro ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:06 pm
  • Rotary club donates to schools

    Walnut Rotary Club President Charlie Gonigam presents Deanna Wilt of the Walnut Food Pantry with the club’s donation to help provide much-needed schoo ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:05 pm
  • Cool Kids Corner

    Dawn of the Tikis I have started writing a book called “Dawn of the Tikis.” I hope you enjoy the fo ...
    July 25, 2016 - 1:28 pm
  • Neil Simon comedy completes summer season at Festival 56

    PRINCETON — Neil Simon’s comedy “Brighton Beach Memoirs” marks the grand finale of Festival 56’s summer season. The show opens Wednesday, July 27, and ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:22 am
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy anniversary on Saturday, July 23, to Birney and Julie Brown. From your friends at Princeton Rotary.
    July 22, 2016 - 1:37 pm
  • Community Notes

    Meeting announcedPRINCETON — Bureau County Mounted Search and Rescue will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, J ...
    July 22, 2016 - 1:37 pm