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  • Huge garage sale returns to fairgrounds

    PRINCETON — The annual huge winter garage sale returns to the Bureau County Fairgrounds in Princeton on Saturday, March 11.
    March 3, 2017 - 4:04 pm
  • CWU announces scholarships

    PRINCETON — Church Women United has announced three $1,000 scholarships are available to graduating seniors through the proceeds realized at their res ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • Polar Plunge raises more than $43,000 for Special Olympics

    MENDOTA — On Saturday, Feb. 25, a Polar Plunge to raise money for Special Olympics was held at Lake Mendota and the Mendota Convention Center.
    March 3, 2017 - 2:36 pm
  • Widmark Wednesday hosts Cold War submarine drama

    PRINCETON – The next Widmark Wednesday film features Princeton’s own hometown Hollywood movie star as a retired submarine commander who takes to the h ...
    March 6, 2017 - 10:29 am
  • Experience college life at 4-H Illini Summer Academies

    Registration is now open for the 2017 4-H Illini Summer Academies through the University of Illinois Extension. Dates this year are Sunday, June 25, t ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:46 pm
  • Prairie Arts Council announces March gallery show

    PRINCETON — The artwork of Kent Broadbent is now on display at the Prairie Arts Center. An opening reception will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 3.
    March 2, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Garden club celebrates 20 years

    TISKILWA — The Garden Friends Garden Club will celebrate its 20th year at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 9, in the Tiskilwa Public Library community room. ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 4:50 pm
  • Exhibit opening planned for Reanna Pelzynski

    PERU — Music Suite 408 Paintbox Gallery will have an exhibit opening of artist Reanna Pelzynski from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 3. The event is o ...
    March 2, 2017 - 9:47 am
  • PJWC will meet March 9

    PRINCETON — The next meeting of the Princeton Junior Woman’s Club will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 9, at the Prouty Building in Princeton.
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 3:54 pm
  • Henry/Stark retired teachers to meet

    KEWANEE — The Henry/Stark Counties Retired Teachers will meet Wednesday, March 8, at St. Luke Medical Center, located at 1051 W. South St. in Kewanee. ...
    March 1, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • Community Notes

    Support the kids by playing bingo in WalnutWALNUT — Everyone is invited to help support the kids by ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 3:54 pm
  • Ash Wednesday service

    PRINCETON — New Hope Church of the Nazarene in Princeton will have an Ash Wednesday service at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 1, at the church, 30 N. Sixth S ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 3:51 pm
  • By the book

    PRINCETON — Monday, March 6, 6:30 p.m., Monday Movie: During the 1988 Winter Olympics an unlikely yet courageous ski-jumper emerges.
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 3:47 pm
  • Lexi's Lowdown

    The Crayola Cling Creator is a product that creates different colors and shapes of clings for hanging up on a window. I’m not normally a big cling fan ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 3:47 pm
  • Learn about the Affordable Care Act

    PRINCETON — Deb Roush from the Patient Innovation Center will be at the Princeton Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2, to help those interes ...
    March 1, 2017 - 10:49 am