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  • Entries are being accepted for PJWC baby contest

    PRINCETON — Entries are now being accepted for the 2016 Princeton Junior Woman’s Club baby contest. Entrants must be Bureau County residents under 24 ...
    July 27, 2016 - 1:57 pm
  • Community Notes

    Cookout plannedPRINCETON — The Princeton Veterans Organization will host a cookout for all veterans ...
    July 27, 2016 - 1:57 pm
  • Museum on Main will host ‘Classic Rides’ during Pow Wow Days

    To promote the Classic Rides exhibit during the 2016 Pow Wow Days, Chuck and Neva Lucas drove over to Tiskilwa’s Museum on Main last Sunday in their s ...
    July 28, 2016 - 8:10 am
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Community Notes

    Meeting announcedPRINCETON — Bureau County Mounted Search and Rescue will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, J ...
    July 22, 2016 - 1:37 pm
  • Walnut fundraiser to benefit St. Jude’s

    WALNUT — Multiple events are being planned for a fundraiser which will benefit St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital in their ongoing efforts to find a cure ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:23 am