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  • 4-H Federation donates Easter baskets

    Twenty-three Bureau County families in need of extra food received a complete Easter meal and some extra goodies thanks to the community service effor ...
    April 20, 2016 - 1:54 pm
  • 32nd annual child fair coming to SVCC

    DIXON — Sauk Valley Community College will host the 32nd annual child fair, “A Day at the Movies,” from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 23.
    April 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • By the book 4-21

    PRINCETON — Thursday, April 21, at 6:30 p.m., patrons can learn the history of the horseless carriage. Research historian David Kolzow is a retired ap ...
    April 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Breakfast planned

    LAMOILLE — Team Thrive will sponsor a pancake and sausage breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the LaMoille Lions Club. The menu will ...
    April 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Carus announces 15th annual Summer Science Camp

    If history is any indication, at 8 a.m. on April 27, the phone in Carus Corporation’s community outreach office will be ringing off the hook. April 27 ...
    April 22, 2016 - 3:08 pm
  • Community Notes

    Quilt raffle PRINCETON — The Princeton High School Music Boosters are sponsoring a quilt raffle as ...
    April 18, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Mother’s Day luncheon planned

    WALNUT — A Mother’s Day ladies luncheon will be at noon Saturday, April 30, at the Walnut Community Bible Church.
    April 19, 2016 - 9:04 am
  • Amelia Curran will perform at Princeton Coffeehouse on April 23

    PRINCETON — Canadian singer-songwriter Amelia Curran will perform at the Princeton Coffeehouse at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 23. The coffeehouse is loc ...
    April 19, 2016 - 9:04 am
  • Rotary cookout on April 23 will benefit BVHS Renaissance Club

    WALNUT — Mark Harkness, president of the Rotary Club of Walnut, announced a portion of the proceeds from the club’s Saturday, April 23, cookout will b ...
    April 15, 2016 - 2:56 pm
  • ‘Convoy Against Cancer’ big truck show will be May 7 in Ladd

    LADD — The 2016 “Convoy Against Cancer” big truck show powers back to Route 89/Main Street in Ladd on Saturday, May 7, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The show ...
    April 15, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • Community Notes

    Chicken dinnerMALDEN — Humpty Dumpty Preschool in Malden will hold a chicken dinner fundraiser from ...
    April 15, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Community Notes

    County breakfast fundraiserPRINCETON — Crossroads High School and Junior High will host a country br ...
    April 13, 2016 - 1:29 pm
  • New jazz band formed

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Community Band announces the formation of a new ensemble, the Princeton Community Jazz Band.
    April 13, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Community Arts Access grants awarded to 12 organizations

    WASHBURN — The Sun Foundation for the Environmental Arts & Sciences in Washburn, in collaboration with the Illinois Arts Council and the National Endo ...
    April 13, 2016 - 1:22 pm
  • New Bedford RNA makes donation

    New Bedford Royal Neighbors of America members Patsy Swanson (from left), Ruth DeBolt, Helen Hardesty, Polly Lickhart, Lois Swanson, Nancy Hartz, Mary ...
    April 13, 2016 - 1:25 pm