Lifestyle

  • St. Margaret’s Health receives United Way honor

    SPRING VALLEY — St. Margaret’s Health received the United Way Platinum Heart Award. This award recognizes a firm or organization’s deep commitment to ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Upcoming blood drives

    The American Red Cross has announced their upcoming blood drive schedule. There will be a blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 5: 30 p.m. May 1 at the First ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • HCCA plans Davenport trip

    The Heritage Corridor Community Associates will travel to Davenport on May 8 to visit the Figge Museum. Lunch will follow at the Bix Bistro at the Hot ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Community Notes

    Life Flight trainingDALZELL — The Dalzell Fire Department will host a Life Flight training class fro ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Bureau Valley announces preschool screenings

    MANLIUS — The preschool screening for upcoming 2014-15 school year for Bureau Valley North and Wyanet South Elementary will be from 8:10 a.m. to 2:30 ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Princeton Buddy Bags plans inaugural car cruise

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Buddy Bags will hold its inaugural car cruise May 4 in Princeton High School’s north parking lot. Registration begins at 8 a ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • Galena Trail and Coach Road Society plans annual conference

    DIXON — The Galena Trail and Coach Road Society will hold its annual conference on May 3 at the Northwest Territory Historic Center, 205 W. Fifth St., ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • They're back!

    As sure as spring teases us with warmer weather and more sunshine, those elements are just the ticket for the wildflowers in the Illinois Valley to st ...
    April 23, 2014 - 2:43 pm
  • Food court 4-24

    How about making some different pancake recipes for a change in your breakfast menu? There are so many different recipes; it’s kind of fun to try some ...
    April 23, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • Library Corner 4-24

    PRINCETON — Today, Thursday, April 24, Friends of the Library Book Sale will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    April 23, 2014 - 1:56 pm
  • A perfect world

    What a perfect world looks like by Kaiden Coomer, first grader at Jefferson Elementary School in Princeton.
    April 21, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • What’s in my dessert?

    A great way to help the kids or grandkids celebrate Earth Day is with this fun recipe you can make together. Not only is it fun to make, but it's also ...
    April 21, 2014 - 1:55 pm
  • Facts about Earth Day

    • Earth Day was first celebrated in 1970 and is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network.• ...
    April 21, 2014 - 1:55 pm
  • Earth Day 2014 ... and why it’s important

    Well this year the forecast for Earth Day, followed up by Arbor Day two days later, appears to be bringing outstanding weather. It could have come soo ...
    April 21, 2014 - 4:17 pm
  • Hayward Williams will perform at Princeton Coffeehouse

    PRINCETON — Wisconsin singer-songwriter Hayward Williams will perform at the Princeton Coffeehouse at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The coffeehouse is located a ...
    April 21, 2014 - 1:55 pm
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