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  • Is there a Revolutionary patriot in your family tree?

    LASALLE — At 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, the LaSalle Public Library will host a genealogy and history presentation by the Daughters of the American Revolu ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • PAC announces October exhibit

    PRINCETON — The Prairie Arts Council is pleased to announce its October exhibit “Liquid Conversion,” featuring artist Linda Von Holten. The exhibit is ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • St. Margaret's Health activities

    Mom’s Special Helper Sibling ClassSt. Margaret’s will hold a Mom’s Special Helper Sibling Class for ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 8:56 am
  • Miles Rose and ‘The Crucible’

    MONMOUTH — Miles Rose has the role of Giles Corey in Monmouth College’s theatre production of “The Crucible.” Rose is a sophomore music and theatre ma ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Hampshire Colony chicken and biscuit dinner is Oct. 5

    PRINCETON — The annual Hampshire Colony Congregational Church chicken and biscuit dinner is set for 4:45 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5. Carry-outs begin ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • IVCC to host Day of the Artist

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College will host the second Day of the Arts!, a  free celebration that runs from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15 ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • Homestead Car Show winners announced

    PRINCETON — The results of the 2016 Homestead Festival Car Show have been released:Antique Pre-19481 ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 4:13 pm
  • Ladd Fire Department hosts pancake/sausage breakfast

    LADD — The annual breakfast of the Ladd Fire Department will be serving a pancake and sausage breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon on Oct. 2 in the fire depa ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 8:31 am
  • Card shower planned for Jan Christian

    A card shower is being held to celebrate the 70th birthday of Jan Christian of Wyanet on Wednesday, Sept. 28.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • HCE will host International Night on Oct. 4

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County HCE (Home and Community Education) Association’s International Night will be Tuesday, Oct. 4, at the University of Illin ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 8:37 am
  • Area youth participate at state fair

    The University of Illinois Extension serving Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall and Putnam counties has recognized all the 4-H members who exhibited general 4- ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:52 pm
  • IVCC offers pharmacy technician program

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Office is offering a pharmacy technician (CCE-1720-300) program Mondays and Wednesd ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Lexi's Lowdown

    Lexi’s Lowdown rating: Crayola Marker Maker, 4.5 stars out of 5 starsThis month I am reviewing my Cr ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • ‘The Bread Monk’ launches online baking class

    PERU — Fr. Dominic Garramone of St. Bede Abbey launched an online baking class through Craftsy.com on Sept. 6.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Dawn of the Tikis

    I am writing a book called “Dawn of the Tikis.” I hope you enjoy the sixth chapter. I plan to run a new chapter in each Cool Kids’ Corner. Thanks for ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:46 pm