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  • Festival 56 presents the Bluegrass musical ‘Violet’

    PRINCETON — “Violet, the Musical” will open Thursday, June 30, and runs through Saturday, July 9, at the Grace Performing Arts Center, 316 S. Main St. ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:12 am
  • PJWC present Pediatric Jump Kit Bags

    PRINCETON — In 2014, the Princeton Junior Woman’s Club began fundraising efforts to provide every first responder unit in Bureau County with at least ...
    June 24, 2016 - 1:55 pm
  • Dawn of the Tikis

    I have started writing a book called "Dawn of the Tikis." I hope you enjoy the third chapter. I plan to run a new chapter in each Cool Kids' Corner. T ...
    June 24, 2016 - 1:52 pm
  • Cast announced for Stage 212's 'Funny Girl'

    LASALLE — Stage 212 heats up summer 2016 with “Funny Girl,” the iconic romantic musical comedy by Jule Styne, Bob Merrill and Isobel Lennart. A semi-b ...
    June 27, 2016 - 3:13 pm
  • Princeton Public Library announces upcoming events

    PRINCETON — Tuesday, June 28, and Thursday, June 30, are going to be busy summer reading days at the Princeton Public Library.
    June 23, 2016 - 4:33 pm
  • PJWC sponsors Memorial Day event

    The Princeton Junior Woman’s Club sponsored a National Moment of Remembrance on May 30 at Veteran’s Park in Princeton. Approximately 40 people were in ...
    June 22, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • 4-H members gather for workshop

    Bureau County 4-H members from throughout the county came together at Annie’s Little Pots in downtown Princeton for a project workshop day. For many o ...
    June 22, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • Community Notes

    Street concert plannedPRINCETON — Terrance Simien and his Zydeco Experience Band will return to Prin ...
    June 24, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Walking for peace to the pulse of the nation

    PRINCETON – A walking candlelight vigil will be held at dusk Monday, June 27, in downtown Princeton to honor the victims of the June 12 massacre at Pu ...
    June 22, 2016 - 1:59 pm
  • By the book 6-23

    PRINCETON — Tuesday, June 28, and Thursday, June 30, are going to be busy summer reading days at the Princeton Public Library. On Tuesday at 10:30 a.m ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • IVCH Auxiliary awards scholarships

    PERU — Two Illinois Valley Community Hospital nurses who are studying for their Bachelor of Science degrees in nursing are the recipients of $1,000 sc ...
    June 20, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Auxiliary Post 938 receives awards

    LADD — The 16th district spring meeting was held in Delavan and was attended by Geri Devert.Ladd Ame ...
    June 20, 2016 - 3:21 pm
  • Historical society will present Civil War book discussion program

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Historical Society will present a Civil War book discussion program at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at the historical so ...
    June 21, 2016 - 9:12 am
  • Open Prairie UCC will host bike riders for cancer awareness

    PRINCETON — Open Prairie United Church of Christ will host 22 bike riders who are raising funds for the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults on Sunday, ...
    June 20, 2016 - 3:20 pm
  • Community Notes

    Festival 56 will present ‘The Winter’s Tale’PRINCETON — Festival 56’s production of William Shakespe ...
    June 17, 2016 - 3:16 pm