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  • Prairie Arts Council Promotes Visual Arts In Community

    Are you looking to take an art class in your neighborhood? Perhaps you would rather support local children perform in a theatrical production. Well lo ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 3:24 pm
  • Poverty on the rise

    The United States Census Bureau has released a report which says more than 48 million Americans live in poverty.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • Solstice Serenade to be presented Sunday

    Princeton Community Band practices for their upcoming concert. The Princeton Community Band will present Solstice Serenade at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21 i ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:18 pm
  • Council plans Princeton’s future

    PRINCETON — Princeton City Council met Monday night to review plans for the city.Commissioner Bob Wa ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:18 pm
  • LaMoille ... Let’s work together

    Editor’s Note: This is the second story in a two-part series concerning the STEM educational focus in LaMoille Community Unit School District (LCUSD) ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • PES, Princeton team up for grant project

    PRINCETON — Princeton City Manager Jeff Clawson attended Monday night’s Princeton Elementary School Board meeting to explain the Safe Route to Schools ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:13 pm
  • ‘Tis the season for bell ringin’

    Ethan Knaack, 3, of Princeton drops a donation into the Salvation Army collection bucket as his great-grandma, Judy Harris, watches. Bob Byrne of the ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • BV Board studies crisis plan

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley is taking steps to bring its crisis management plan up to par with the 21st Century.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:12 pm
  • Lottery to determine IVCC ballot

    OGLESBY — A lottery will be held at 9 a.m. Dec. 30 in Illinois Valley Community College’s Room C301 to determine ballot placement for trustee candidat ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:08 pm
  • Moffitt delivers $50,000 to Walnut

    WALNUT— Illinois State Rep. Donald Moffitt of the 74th District was in attendance at the Dec. 15 Walnut Village Board meeting.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:09 pm
  • First Person (Julie Nelson)

    City: Princeton. Where did you grow up: Bradford, England. Family: Husband, Aaron; children, Lucy an ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Gustafson Ace Hardware to change ownership

    PRINCETON — Gustafson Ace Hardware, which started in 1956 in Princeton, will have new ownership as of Jan. 1, 2015.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Christmas Eve services

    The following is a list of Christmas Eve services. If your church is also hosting services send an email to news@bcrnews.com or contact Sarah at 815-8 ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Auction Calendar

    Dec. 18 – Bill Wiggins, farm machinery and equipment, 10:30 a.m., 14321 Rt. 26 S., Princeton, Rediger Auction Service, auctioneers.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • New laptops ... powered by STEM

    Editor’s Note: This is the first story in a two-part series concerning the STEM educational focus in LaMoille Community Unit School District (LCUSD) N ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 3:57 pm
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