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  • Flaherty speaks at recent BCRTA meeting

    PRINCETON — The April 9 luncheon/business meeting of the Bureau County Retired Teachers Association (BCRTA) was held at the Princeton Public Library.
    May 1, 2015 - 3:42 pm
  • Community Notes

    Blood drivePRINCETON — An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursd ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • Gateway Services announces 5K plans in June

    PRINCETON — Gateway Services will hold its second Gateway 5K at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 27, starting at the Bureau County Fairgrounds, 811 W. Peru St., ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:24 pm
  • Wyanet Girl Scouts plant trees

    Wyanet Girl Scout Troop 1663 planted a white oak sapling at Bureau Township Church and two at Bureau Valley Wyanet Elementary School. The troop consis ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:20 pm
  • Illinois Valley Activity Directors meet

    PERU — The Illinois Valley Activity Directors met April 13 at Liberty Restaurant in Peru with 16 in attendance.
    May 1, 2015 - 3:10 pm
  • Saxophonist performs

    Legendary Chicago blues saxophonist Eddie Shaw and his band, The Wolf Gang, perform at the Grace Performing Arts Center in Princeton, on Friday, April ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • Planting a pinwheel garden to bring about awareness

    PRINCETON — Members of the Woman’s Club of Princeton and Princeton Junior Woman’s Club gathered on Friday, April 24, at the Princeton Public Library t ...
    April 29, 2015 - 12:57 pm
  • Community Notes

    Benefit for Levi Dillion KarrowWALNUT — A benefit for Levi Dillion Karrow, the son of David and Kat ...
    April 29, 2015 - 12:50 pm
  • By the Book 4-30

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Public Library is partnering with the Princeton Optimist Club for the 2015 Illinois District Optimist Poster Contest. The co ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Mark your calendar

    The Ottawa Art League is looking for adult amateur artists to enter the 57th annual Town and Country Art Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 2, a ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Welcoming new board members

    Sheffield Public Library Board President Karl Rahr (center) welcomes new incoming board members Ramona Constantine (left) and Sue Winger. The pair wil ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Spring = gardens, gloves and more

    The sun is out; the breeze is warmer; and gardeners all over are itchin’ to start digging in their gardens.
    April 29, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Princeton Library celebrates agriculture in art show

    The Princeton Public Library hosted its sixth exhibition of artists from April 6 to 24. This year’s theme looked at agriculture and natural resources. ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Food Court 4-30

    Cooking for someone with diabetes can be difficult, since you have to balance the carbohydrates and fat. Here are a few recipes that might help you co ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • IVSO concert on May 9

    OTTAWA — The Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Conductor Lucia Matos, will feature soloist Joseph Kingma, rising young pianis ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:30 am
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