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  • Summer reading program will come to a close

    PRINCETON — The week of July 25-29 is the last week of summer reading fun at the Princeton Public Library. Events planned to end the season with a pho ...
    July 20, 2016 - 2:01 pm
  • Princeton Community Band will present concert Sunday

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Community Band will present a concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 24, in Soldiers and Sailors Park.
    July 20, 2016 - 2:01 pm
  • SV Lions Club makes donation

    The Spring Valley Lions Club recently donated $500 to the Hall Township Food Pantry. Pictured are Jan Martin (from left), director of the Hall Townshi ...
    July 20, 2016 - 1:59 pm
  • Lexi’s Lowdown

    Lexi’s Lowdown rating: 4.5 out of 5 starsOne of my favorite craft kits of all time is the Crayola Me ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • By the Book 7-21

    PRINCETON — Thursday, July 21, 6 p.m., summer reading: reader’s theater rehearsal. At 7 p.m., summer reading: reader’s theater performance.
    July 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Genealogy society will meet on July 28

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Genealogy Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at the Society library at 629 S. Main St. in Princeton. The mee ...
    July 22, 2016 - 2:02 pm
  • Community Notes

    Blood drive in PrincetonPRINCETON — The Princeton Public Library will host a community blood drive f ...
    July 18, 2016 - 1:58 pm
  • Learn about diabetes

    DEPUE — University of Illinois Extension will offer a Learning about Diabetes, La Diabetes class for adults from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, ...
    July 18, 2016 - 3:41 pm
  • ‘Guys and Dolls’ plays through Saturday

    Madison Kauffman plays Adelaide in the Festival 56 production of “Guys & Dolls,” playing through Saturday at the Grace Theatre, 316 S. Main St. in Pri ...
    July 18, 2016 - 12:49 pm
  • Rotarian of the Year announced

    The Princeton Rotary Club announced Pastor Scott Schmidt is the winner of the Rotarian of the Year Award. He joined the club in 2014. During his short ...
    July 18, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • Peru Eagles 2688 installs officers

    PERU — Peru Eagles 2688 held its installation of officers for the 2016-17 year on June 2.Officers ar ...
    July 18, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • Walnut Rotary celebrates ‘Service Above Self’

    WALNUT — Each month, the Rotary Club of Walnut recognizes a local resident or group for the manner in which the recipient exemplifies Rotary’s motto, ...
    July 18, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • Festival 56 will present 10 world premieres in two days

    PRINCETON — Festival 56 will present 10 world premieres this month.Winning scripts from the New Work ...
    July 18, 2016 - 3:42 pm
  • Photos from You — Kopacz

    Virginia Kopacz, who lives on a farmette in Walnut, took this photo of a praying mantis in her garden.
    July 18, 2016 - 12:46 pm
  • Bluegrass at the PCCC

    STANDARD — The Standard branch of the Putnam County Library District, located in the Putnam County Community Center (PCCC), will host a bluegrass perf ...
    July 18, 2016 - 12:46 pm