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Lifestyle

Annual Pumpkin Dash set for Sept. 30

STERLING — It’s time once again for area kids to put on their running shoes as the 26th annual Great Pumpkin Dash Cross Country Festival is …

By the Book 9-21

PRINCETON — Saturday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the library will host its third annual author fair. Meet more than 20 local authors …

Community Notes

Coffeehouse performancePRINCETON — The mother-daughter musical duo, Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright …

Ladd ALA meeting

LADD — The Ladd American Legion Auxiliary will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, at the Ladd Legion Hall. In appreciation for the all the…
Bebej named Professor of the Year

Bebej named Professor of the Year

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — In May, Princeton native Ryan Bebej was named the 2016-17 Professor of the Year at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mic…
Bumann serves as guest ‘Call to Post’

Bumann serves as guest ‘Call to Post’

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS — Jack Bumann, 18, of Woodhull was the guest “Call to Post” bugler at Arlington International Racecourse (“Arlington Park”…
DAR holds opening meeting for 2017-18

DAR holds opening meeting for 2017-18

PRINCETON — The opening 2017-18 meeting of the Princeton-Illinois Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution was called t…
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