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  • Community Notes

    Buddy Bags meetingMANLIUS — The Bureau Valley Buddy Bags will meet at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Trinity ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • BCGS to feature cemetery restoration topic

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Genealogy Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Society library, 629 S. Main St. in Princeton. The topic of the pr ...
    April 18, 2014 - 2:32 pm
  • Eagles Auxiliary holds vendor fair

    PERU — Fraternal Order of Eagle Auxiliary Peru 2688 held its fifth annual vendor fair on March 9 with 41 vendors participating, including Starved Rock ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Births Announced

    Goetz: Paul and Jodie (Schwarz) Goetz of Hennepin are the parents of a son born April 17 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.
    April 18, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Wyanet Fire and Rescue volunteers recognized

    The Wyanet trustees of the Wyanet Fire and Rescue Protection District held an appreciation dinner March 16 for Wyanet Fire and Rescue volunteers. The ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Wagner among 14 new Illinois Conservation Police officers

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Department of Natural Resources Director Marc Miller welcomed the newest members of the Illinois Conservation Police at a gradu ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • BPART announces adjustments to designated trip days

    PRINCETON — Starting May 1, trips outside the Bureau and Putnam County service area will be adjusted in order to increase efficiencies in the Bureau P ...
    April 16, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • St. Bede Academy prepares for annual auction night fundraiser

    PERU — St. Bede Academy will hold its annual auction on April 26. Each year the Auction Gala raises money to help offset the cost of tuition for St. B ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Area Easter egg hunts

    TiskilwaAll children in the Tiskilwa community between 2 years old and the third grade are invited t ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Community Notes

    Woodcrafters meetingPRINCETON — The Woodcrafters of Princeton will hold its monthly meeting at the B ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Elks name Teens of the Month for March

    Bureau County teens were honored March 21 at an Elks Teen of the Month luncheon sponsored by Princeton Elks Lodge 1461. March representatives are (fro ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Elks name Teens of the Month for February

    Bureau County teens were honored Feb. 21 at an Elks Teen of the Month luncheon sponsored by Princeton Elks Lodge 1461. February representatives are (f ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • Gateway Services plans trivia night

    HENRY — Gateway Services will hold its trivia night on May 3 at the River Valley Bowl, on the corner of Route 29 and Route 18 in Henry. Doors will ope ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Where's the candy?

    Sophia Zerfas tries her luck chewing on a plastic Easter egg during Saturday’s annual Easter egg hunt at the Colonial Hall Rehabilitation and Nursing ...
    April 16, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Food court 4-17

    I like to make up different tea breads and keep in the freezer. They are so nice to have if you have company drop in or just plain good to have for br ...
    April 16, 2014 - 10:37 am
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