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  • Abandoned cemeteries — Where are they now?

    DIXON — The Lee County Historical and Genealogical Society will host a program on abandoned cemeteries at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, in the second floor c ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Girl Scouts donate hats and mittens

    Girl Scout Troop 1652 donated hats and mittens to the Bureau County Health Department for kids who come in without. Pictured (front row, from left) ar ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 3:45 pm
  • Character Counts/Citizenship winners announced

    Jefferson Elementary School held its Character Counts/Citizenship Award Assembly on Jan. 13. The awards were presented to two students from each first ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 4:04 pm
  • Walter will present program to BCGS

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Genealogy Society will meet Thursday, Jan. 28, and Michael Walter, a native of Billings, Mont., will be the featured spe ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:44 am
  • Library will celebrate Chinese New Year

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Public Library will celebrate Chinese New Year with two events on Tuesday, Jan. 26.
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:45 am
  • Princeton Public Library will hold program on Jan. 28

    PRINCETON — Are you wondering what to do with those old books on your shelves? Some books can be donated to the Princeton Public Library for the Frien ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Celebrating Reagan

    TAMPICO — Feb. 6, 2016, marks the 105th anniversary of the birth of Ronald Reagan. In honor of this event, the Ronald Reagan Birthplace and Tampico Ar ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • Where in the World — Carlson

    Jim and Nancy Carlson of Princeton spent eight days in Western Canada in July. For three days, they stayed at the Bugaboo Lodge in British Columbia an ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Where in the World — Primo

    Harriett Primo of Sheffield and her son-in-law, Rob Stone of Germantown Hills, took along a copy of the BCR to Clearwater Beach, Fla.
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Where in the World — Johnson

    Patsy Johnson of Ohio, Nick, Stephanie, Brendan, Kevin and Sean Johnson of Downers Grove, and Lauren Cole of Cary spent two weeks visiting Ireland and ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Where in the World — Nelson

    While passing through Broadus, Mont., Joel Nelson and Arnold Faber of Princeton caught up with former Princeton resident Ryan DeVore, who currently li ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Casting call for Stage 212's 'All the King's Women'

    LASALLE — Director Ellen Marincic has announced auditions for Stage 212’s spring 2016 production, “All the King’s Women,” Luigi Jannuzzi’s touching, b ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • By the Book 1-21

    PRINCETON — Saturday, Jan. 23, 10 a.m., Wellness Journey group will meet. Saturday, Jan. 23, 1:30 p. ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Good eats 1-21

    You’re busy. It’s cold outside. The last thing you want to do is go home from a long day at work and prepare a meal for you and your family. Time to g ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Coneflower Farm presents program to DAR

    PRINCETON — Members of the Princeton-Illinois chapter NSDAR enjoyed a program by Dennis Zehr of Coneflower Farm at their regular meeting on Jan. 8 at ...
    Jan. 18, 2016 - 4:12 pm
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