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  • PAC announces fourth annual Concert in the Park

    PRINCETON — The Prairie Arts Council will present its fourth annual Concert in the Park, featuring “Alison Coyer and Friends” at 6 p.m. Aug. 3 at Sold ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • ‘When life throws you a curve ball ...’

    I have always been a firm believer that there are many more good people in this world than bad people. This last weekend my belief was confirmed. The ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Lions Club swears in officers

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Lions Club has sworn in the officers for 2014-15. The officers are: Lewis Bodamer, president; James Rankin, first vice presi ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Group promotes motorcycle awareness

    On May 18, the Twin Rivers Chapter of ABATE of Illinois joined with IDOT to help raise motorcycle awareness by washing vehicle windshields as a courte ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Opening reception announced for upcoming PAC art show

    PRINCETON — A traditional designed quilt from the past meant warmth on a cold night, but it also provided beauty to the family member on whose bed it ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • Community Notes

    Dean reunionTISKILWA — The 77th annual Dean reunion will be held at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at West Park i ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:41 pm
  • BCGS to feature Wild Bill Hickok program

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Genealogy Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, at the BCGS library at 629 S. Main St. in Princeton.
    July 23, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • PHS Class of ‘84 planning reunion

    PRINCETON — The Princeton High School Class of 1984 will hold its 30th class reunion Sept. 12 at the home of Jeff and Rachel Bystry.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 9:21 am
  • Safety Town students visit BueComm

    Joel Odell (left) of Princeton and Kaylyn Friel (right) of Tiskilwa practice dialing 911 with lead dispatcher Dawn Porter of BueComm’s Emergency Call ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Bureau County Food Pantry gets $1,500 grant

    The Bureau County Food Pantry was awarded a $1,500 grant through BP’s Fueling Communities Grant Program. The food pantry was nominated by Beck Oil Co. ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Second Sunday service

    SEATONVILLE — The Seatonville Congregational Church Independent will hold its second Sunday alternative worship gathering at 6 p.m. Sunday. This will ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Zip the Illinois Valley!

    Searching for a thrilling adventure close to home? How about one that gets the blood pumpin’ and adrenaline kickin’?
    July 23, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Library Corner 7-24

    PRINCETON — Thursday, July 24, at 10:30 a.m. meet Stuart and Lynette VandeVenter, who will show how they examine a dog and talk about what a veterinar ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • At peace with nature

    A young fawn enjoys the shade on a sunny day at the Dixon Waterfowl Refuge south of Hennepin. The Wetlands Initiative is hosting a summer celebration ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Food court 7-24

    Bisquick is so easy to cook with, not a lot of preparation and makes for quick meals. Italian Meatba ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:00 am
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