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  • Card shower planned for Elinor Rieker

    A card shower is being held to celebrate the birthday of Elinor Rieker of Ohio, Ill.Elinor, who will ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 2:58 pm
  • Dress donations being accepted

    PRINCETON — The First United Methodist Church of Princeton is accepting donations of new and gently used prom, pageant, homecoming and special occasio ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 2:42 pm
  • Historical Society will be open Friday and Saturday

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Historical Society, 634 S. Pleasant St. in Princeton, will be open Friday and Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19, from 1 to 4 p.m. ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • SBA will present Fall Theatre XIX

    PERU — St. Bede Academy will present “Fall Theatre XIX: Direction, Discovery, Destiny” at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19, in the Abbey Chu ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • HCE cookie walk returns to the Prouty Building

    PRINCETON — Bureau County HCE (Home and Community Education) will hold its annual cookie sale at the Prouty Building, 435 S. Main St., Princeton, from ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 9:09 am
  • Free Thanksgiving dinner

    PRINCETON — The 16th annual free Thanksgiving dinner will be served from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, at the Evangelical Covenant Church, 24 N ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 2:58 pm
  • Community Thanksgiving service on Nov. 23

    PRINCETON — A community Thanksgiving service will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, at the Hampshire Colony Congregational Church in Princeton. The ser ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 2:57 pm
  • Air Force coming to Seatonville

    SEATONVILLE — James Dukes, master sergeant, U.S. Air Force, will speak at 9 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, at the Seatonville Congregational Church, Independen ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 2:58 pm
  • Holiday cookie sale

    PERU — The Zion United Church of Christ, 1521 Sixth St., Peru, will have its annual holiday cookie and bake sale at 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9.
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 9:11 am
  • Jason Gray will present free concert

    PRINCETON — Jason Gray, a contemporary Christian singer and songwriter, will present a free concert of praise and worship at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, a ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 2:58 pm
  • Academy Singers will entertain

    Princeton Christian Academy’s eighth-grade a cappella ensemble will entertain shoppers on Sunday, Nov. 20, from 2 to 4 p.m. during the Princeton Chris ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 9:10 am
  • Dual credit program results in significant savings

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College’s dual credit/dual enrollment program has saved district high school students more than $2 million over th ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 2:53 pm
  • By the Book 11-17

    PRINCETON — Thursday, Nov. 17, 10:45 a.m. PHS Book Club, Tigers Read, book discussion. Thursday, No ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Welding registration sessions announced

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College’s welding classes will start Wednesday, Jan. 11. Welding registration sessions will be offered from 6 to 8 ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 4:15 pm
  • Bloodmobile in Spring Valley

    SPRING VALLEY — St. Margaret’s Hospital will host a Red Cross bloodmobile from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, in the hospital’s First Floor ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 4:15 pm