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  • By the Book 2-16

    PRINCETON — Thursday, Feb. 16, 1:30 p.m., Beginning Smart Phone Class — IV Cellular will provide training and tips for all brands of smart phones. No ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Annual spaghetti dinnner set for Feb. 23

    HENNEPIN — The Hennepin Relay for Life team will hold its annual spaghetti supper on Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Hennepin Park District community room. ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 4:15 pm
  • ‘Off the Beaten Path in Illinois’

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23. The public is invited to attend the free program which will ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 4:15 pm
  • Chapter memories for DAR

    PRINCETON — Members of the Princeton-Illinois Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution traveled to the beginning of their ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 4:06 pm
  • Princeton Rotary donates to food pantry

    The Princeton Rotary Club has made another donation to the Bureau County Food Pantry. Pictured are Rotary President Roxana Noble and food pantry repre ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 9:10 am
  • Community Notes

    Support the kids by playing bingoWALNUT — Everyone is invited to help support the kids by playing bi ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 3:04 pm
  • Princeton Public Library will host local author

    WALNUT — On Thursday, Feb. 23, Robert Glaser will be examining his newly-released “A Fire of Straw in Bureau County: The Forgotten Dream of LaMoille’s ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 8:33 am
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy birthday to our mom, Kayla Roberts, on Friday, Feb. 17. Hope you have a great day! We love you, Tyler, Valerie, Buck and Kitty.
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 3:04 pm
  • Soup luncheon fundraiser on Feb. 26

    WALNUT — St. John the Evangelist Church in Walnut will host a soup, chili and dessert luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at the church h ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 3:54 pm
  • Peace and Justice Speaker Series continues Sunday in Ottawa

    OTTAWA — Open Table UCC Church, formerly First Congregational, at the corner of Columbus and Jackson in Ottawa, will feature the Rev. Mary Ann Dier-Zi ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 8:29 am
  • PES announces kindergarten registration

    PRINCETON — Princeton Elementary School District 115 requests that all parents of children eligible for kindergarten in August register at the distric ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 9:18 am
  • Mardi Gras dinner planned in Wyanet

    WYANET — The Wyanet United Methodist Women will host a Mardi Gras dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, in the basement fellowship area of th ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 3:54 pm
  • Registration at Dalzell Grade School

    DALZELL — Dalzell Grade School will hold its 3-year old and 4-year old preschool and kindergarten registration Tuesday, Feb. 21, through Friday, Feb. ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 4:34 pm
  • PHS students chosen to all-state chorus

    Princeton High School seniors Doran Cotter, Tyler Hammitt, Kyle Kinnamon and Alex Schlesinger were chosen as all-state chorus members. The students sp ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 8:30 am
  • Student of the Week (Yasmin Caracheo)

    DEPUE — Yasmin Caracheo, a 15-year-old sophomore who attends DePue School, is a fan of the written word and is close to her family.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 9:11 am