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  • Echo Bluff offers Family Adventure Day

    SPRING VALLEY — All families are invited to participate in Family Adventure Day on Sunday, May 29. Family Adventure Day gives a taste of what children ...
    May 19, 2016 - 7:33 am
  • Kid’s fishing expo on Saturday

    PERU — The 18th annual free kid’s fishing expo, sponsored by the Better Fishing Association of Northern Illinois, the Illinois Department of Natural R ...
    May 18, 2016 - 2:10 pm
  • Our work continues

    We are sorry we have not kept the public informed of our activities this past year. One of the problems is that I changed my phone, and all the photos ...
    May 18, 2016 - 2:04 pm
  • By the Book 5-19

    PRINCETON — To celebrate Midland States Bank sponsorship of the cafe for the month of May, the Princeton Public Library is drawing a winner every Frid ...
    May 18, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Living Works Suicide Walk is June 4

    PRINCETON — The seventh annual Living Works Suicide Walk will be Saturday, June 4, in Princeton. Registration begins at 9 a.m. at Darius Miller Park. ...
    May 18, 2016 - 2:20 pm
  • BCGS will feature webinar program

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Genealogy Society will feature for its monthly meeting a special program style that has not been tried before.
    May 18, 2016 - 2:26 pm
  • Community Notes

    Library will host workshopPRINCETON — The Princeton Public Library will host a program to teach you ...
    May 16, 2016 - 3:25 pm
  • Seventh annual Living Works Suicide Walk on June 4

    PRINCETON — The seventh annual Living Works Suicide Walk will be Saturday, June 4, in Princeton. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. at Darius Miller Pa ...
    May 17, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Eric Taylor will perform at Princeton Coffeehouse

    PRINCETON — Texas singer/songwriter and guitar master Eric Taylor will perform at the Princeton Coffeehouse at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 21. The coffeeh ...
    May 16, 2016 - 4:06 pm
  • Walnut Rotary Club holds cookout

    Glenn Carl of the Rotary Club of Walnut serves up hot food at the club’s first cookout of the summer. A portion of the cookout proceeds were donated t ...
    May 16, 2016 - 3:23 pm
  • Second annual daddy/daughter dance

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Fair Queen second annual daddy/daughter dance will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 11, in the Allen Building at the B ...
    May 17, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Rotary cookout to offset police training expenses

    WALNUT — Mark Harkness, president of the Rotary Club of Walnut, announced a portion of the proceeds from the club’s Saturday, May 21, cookout will be ...
    May 17, 2016 - 9:33 am
  • Auxiliary will hold closing dinner

    LADD — Ladd American Legion Auxiliary Post 938 of Ladd will have its closing meeting and dinner at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at the Legion Post.
    May 16, 2016 - 3:23 pm
  • Community Notes

    Open house plannedPRINCETON — An open house to honor Princeton Elementary School District retirees w ...
    May 13, 2016 - 2:50 pm
  • ALA members fill treat sacks

    American Legion Auxiliary Unit 125 members (front row, from left) Clara Pease, Midge Magnuson and Agnes Dunn; and (back row) Lydia Foehring, Sherry De ...
    May 13, 2016 - 2:53 pm