Overcast
23°FOvercastFull Forecast
Shaw Media Auctions

Lifestyle

  • 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
  • FOS to host bake/Christmas sale

    PRINCETON — The Friends of Strays No-Kill Animal Shelter will host a bake sale and a Christmas sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, at the Pr ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 4:15 pm
  • Community Notes

    Bake saleSPRING VALLEY — The Ladies of St. George Orthodox Church in Spring Valley will have a bake ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Comedy Night Improv! at Festival 56

    PRINCETON — Festival 56 in Princeton will present Comedy Night Improv! at the Grace Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19.
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 4:51 pm
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy birthday on Tuesday, Nov. 15, to Kathy Stevens. From your friends. ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Model train fair, toy show on Saturday

    PRINCETON — The ninth annual Northern Illinois Model Train Fair and Farm Toy Show will be Saturday, Nov. 19, in the heated exhibit halls at the Bureau ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:23 am
  • Card shower planned

    Richard Hildenbrand of Tiskilwa will celebrate his 90th birthday on Wednesday, Nov. 19. He lived in the Tiskilwa area for many years, running the Tisk ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Nielsen named SAR award winner at Hall

    SPRING VALLEY — The faculty and students of Hall High School selected Hayden Nielsen as the winner of the Sons of the American Revolution Outstanding ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:21 pm
  • Christkindlmarkt back for eighth holiday season

    PRINCETON — The eighth annual Christkindlmarkt (German Christmas Market) will run from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, at the Open Prairie Unit ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:01 am
  • Opening reception of Christmas Mini-Tree Festival

    Cast members of the play, “A Winterhaven Christmas,” are Keegan Fogherty (front) and (back row) Alexis Alt, Trent Goodale and Libby Boyles. They will  ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:04 am
  • November 14-20 is “Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work” week

    It’s scary to think you could be infected with a bacteria that can’t be treated with medication.  Because too many patients receive antibiotics for co ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy 53rd birthday on Saturday, Nov. 12, to Lisa Wilson of Sheffield. Love, Doug, Julie, Morgan and Simon.
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:14 pm