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  • Community notes

    VFW meeting SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley VFW will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Spring Valley ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • Wyanet Library’s programs are starting back up

    WYANET — The Wyanet Library’s program season, consisting of computer class and the 2nd Thursday@the Library programs, is starting back up. The program ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:13 pm
  • Princeton Community Band concert on Friday

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Community Band will present a concert at 5:30 p.m. Friday at Soldiers and Sailors Park. This concert is part of the Homestea ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:07 pm
  • Peacock completes training

    James Peacock of Princeton completed the Navy ROTC program for new Midshipman in Champaign at the University of Illinois. A week long program intended ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • Genealogy classes for beginners

    PRINCETON — Beginning genealogy level classes are again being offered to the public by the Bureau County Genealogy Society at the Society library loca ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:07 pm
  • Bike ride planned for families

    PRINCETON — A G.R.A.N.T. (Get Riding 4 Autism's New Tomorrow) ride has been scheduled for Sept. 27 in Princeton. This event is an Autism Awareness bik ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Tampico Historical Society auctioning clock

    TAMPICO — The Tampico Historical Society will offer a plate-clock in a silent auction. The last day to place a bid is Oct. 31. Proceeds from the aucti ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Theorem painting workshop set for Sept. 27

    PRINCETON — The Prairie Arts Council will present a Melody Best theorem painting workshop from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 27.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:04 pm
  • Starkey places second

    MENDOTA — James Starkey of Princeton placed second in the 5- to 10-year old category of the WGLC/Q Idol Contest at the Mendota Sweet Corn Festival.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Parade winners announced

    MENDOTA — The 67th annual Mendota Sweet Corn Festival was held Aug. 7-10, with the parade on Aug. 10.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Community Players of Streator offers scholarships

    STREATOR — Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Community Players of Streator Inc. scholarship program. Scholarships are available for any ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Western High School class of ‘64 holds reunion

    PRINCETON — The 1964 graduating class of Western High School (Buda-Sheffield) held its 50th class reunion at Wise Guys Bar and Grill in Princeton Aug. ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:29 pm
  • FundraiserLADD — Project Success and the Hall Township Food Pantry will hold a fundraiser from 4 to ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:29 pm
  • Tiskilwa graduate and U.S. Army soldier receives promotion

    FORT RILEY, Kan. — Command Sergeant Major Robert M. Allen of Tiskilwa recently received word of his selection to serve at the next level of command.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:29 pm
  • Homestead pie contest

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Home and Community Education Association is sponsoring a pie-baking contest to be held during the Homestead Festival. Th ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:21 pm
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