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  • Community Notes

    Dean reunionTISKWILA — The 77th annual Dean reunion will be held at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at West Park i ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:23 pm
  • BCGS to feature Wild Bill Hickok program

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Genealogy Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, at the BCGS library at 629 S. Main St. in Princeton.
    July 23, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • PHS Class of ‘84 plans reunion

    PRINCETON — The Princeton High School Class of 1984 will hold its 30th class reunion Sept. 12 at the home of Jeff and Rachel Bystry.
    July 23, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Safety Town students visit BueComm

    Joel Odell (left) of Princeton and Kaylyn Friel (right) of Tiskilwa practice dialing 911 with lead dispatcher Dawn Porter of BueComm’s Emergency Call ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Bureau County Food Pantry gets $1,500 grant

    The Bureau County Food Pantry was awarded a $1,500 grant through BP’s Fueling Communities Grant Program. The food pantry was nominated by Beck Oil Co. ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Hennepin UMC prepares for Harvest Home

    HENNEPIN — Preparations are underway at the Hennepin United Methodist Church for the 102nd annual Harvest Home celebration to be held Sept. 20.
    July 23, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Second Sunday service

    SEATONVILLE — The Seatonville Congregational Church, Independent, will hold its second Sunday alternative worship gathering at 6 p.m. Aug. 10. This wi ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Zip the Illinois Valley!

    Searching for a thrilling adventure close to home? How about one that gets the blood pumpin’ and adrenaline kickin’?
    July 23, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Library Corner 7-24

    PRINCETON — Thursday, July 24, at 10:30 a.m. meet Stuart and Lynette VandeVenter, who will show how they examine a dog and talk about what a veterinar ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • At peace with nature

    A young fawn enjoys the shade on a sunny day at the Dixon Waterfowl Refuge south of Hennepin. The Wetlands Initiative is hosting a summer celebration ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Food court 7-24

    Bisquick is so easy to cook with, not a lot of preparation and makes for quick meals. Italian Meatba ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Sweet Corn Festival food contest

    MENDOTA — The very popular Sweet Corn Festival food contest, sponsored by Illinois Frame Inc. of Mendota, will take place on Aug. 9 of the Sweet Corn ...
    July 22, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Relay for Life receives a donation

    Participants in the April 24 IV Talent Showcase at Illinois Valley Community College present a $1,000 check to Nancy Jackson of the American Cancer ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Community Notes

    Moose Autorama PRINCETON — The Princeton Moose Lodge will host its Moose Autorama from 9 a.m. to 3 p ...
    July 21, 2014 - 3:09 pm
  • Military veterans to be honored July 25

    PROPHETSTOWN — Prophetstown American Legion Post 522 will host a special program honoring military veterans on July 25 in Prophetstown and the public ...
    July 21, 2014 - 3:07 pm
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