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  • Canceling Christmas?

    PRINCETON —áThe city of Princeton’s annual Christmas party has officially been cancelled this year. ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:55 pm
  • ‘From dope to hope ...’

    PRINCETON — Community Partners Against Substance Abuse (CPASA) held a town hall meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 4, at the Bureau County Metro Center to inf ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:53 pm
  • A sweet taste of the holidays at Candy Cane House

    The Perry Memorial Hospital Auxiliary hosted its annual Candy Cane event in the hospital lobby on Nov. 5 and 6. Proceeds from the sale of holiday deco ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:53 pm
  • Bank robber sentenced

    PRINCETON — Before Darryl Anthony Woods Jr. was sentenced on Friday, Nov. 6, for his part in the robbery of Princeton’s Centrue Bank on May 28, his mo ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:54 pm
  • Plan to Celebrate Sheffield

    SHEFFIELD — It won’t be long now. Sheffield is getting ready for its fifth annual Celebrate Sheffield event, set for Saturday, Nov. 14.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • The State of the Counties

    PERU — At the Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development seminar dubbed the “State of the Counties,” held Wednesday, Nov. 4, at ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’

    PRINCETON — With the holiday season already in motion, Festival 56 will pop the cork and shift it into full speed on Saturday, Nov. 21, with a champag ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:50 pm
  • Fireballs to flash in November night sky

    AccuWeather reportsácosmic fireballs will occasionally light up the night sky as the Taurid Meteor Shower approaches its peak into next week.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • Area schools, organizations will host Veterans Day services on Tuesday and Wednesday

    The Princeton Veterans Group will hold a Veterans Day ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 11, at Veterans Park across from the Princeton Fire Department. The ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:35 pm
  • Free Thanksgiving dinner planned in Ohio

    OHIO, Ill. — The First Lutheran Church in Ohio will sponsor its sixth annual free Thanksgiving dinner at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22. This will be by reser ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:36 pm
  • Annual holiday workshop on Nov. 21

    PRINCETON — Bureau County 4-H Federation, University of Illinois Extension, announced its annual holiday workshop.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:30 pm
  • Once in a lifetime opportunities through livestock judging

    I have been competing on the LaSalle County Livestock Judging team since I was 8.In livestock judgin ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:27 pm
  • CGH Medical Center designated emergent stroke ready hospital

    STERLING — CGH Medical Center has been recognized as an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital by the Illinois Department of Public Health. The designation re ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:25 pm
  • Business adds UTVs

    John Evert of E & M Power Sports at 1210 E. Backbone Road in Princeton stands by some of the ODES universal terrain vehicles (UTVs) now offered at the ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:25 pm
  • Dr. Pal joins IVCH medical staff

    PERU — Indra Pal, MD, a Streator internal medicine physician, is joining the Illinois Valley Community Hospital medical staff.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:25 pm
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