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  • Nominations wanted for '40 Under Forty'

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Illinois Valley Community College is seeking nominations of individuals under 40 who have ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Bottled water donated after boil order

    St. Margaret’s Health recently donated 30 cases of bottled water to John F. Kennedy School in light of the recent boil order in Spring Valley. Those p ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Chicago residents arrested for passing counterfeit bills

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley Police Department arrested and charged three Chicago individuals for allegedly passing counterfeit $100 bills at various ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • And the survey says ... No!

    MANLIUS — The survey said no, and the Bureau Valley School Board agreed.On Tuesday, Aug. 25, the Bur ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:28 pm
  • BEST in the business

    PRINCETON — Egan Hicks spoke briefly about the Bureau Educational Support Team (BEST) Program during the Princeton Elementary School Board meeting Mon ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:28 pm
  • Wyanet remembers The War of 1812

    WYANET — Often overshadowed by our nation’s other wars, the War of 1812 has been, at times, considered insignificant after being fought to a stalemate ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • 'Mooooo'-ving toward the Bureau County Fair

    Wednesday morning saw the arrival of the first four-legged Bureau County Fair attendees. Final preparations for the fair were underway as workers did ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • Young authors publish book at Bureau Valley North

    WALNUT — Nora Kelly, a third-grade teacher at Bureau Valley North, has turned her students into published authors.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:27 pm
  • Heartland Bank’s Great Medallion Hunt to begin

    PRINCETON — Heartland Bank’s Great Medallion Hunt begins Saturday, Aug. 29. This is the 28th year for the Great Medallion Hunt. As in the past, the lu ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:43 am
  • Flippin’ flapjacks in Malden

    Tyler Bickett prepares pancakes on Sunday, Aug. 23, at the Malden Fire Department’s pancake and sausage breakfast fundraiser. The event was held at th ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 3:34 pm
  • Travelin’ along in Neptune’s Car

    The Princeton Coffeehouse presented the duo, Neptune’s Car, Saturday, Aug. 22. The event, which includes beverages and desserts, is held monthly at th ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • Madigan: Sexual assault survivors won’t pay for exams

    CHICAGO — Attorney General Lisa Madigan highlighted a new law that will prohibit health care providers from directly billing sexual assault survivors ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:46 am
  • First Person (Dana Macklin)

    Town: Walnut. Family: Parents, Jill and Damon Macklin. Occupation: Park district employee. What was ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 3:36 pm
  • Scoopy arrives for Culver's grand re-opening

    Employees of Culver's in Princeton welcomed Scoopy on Monday, Aug. 17, during the restaurant's grand re-opening celebration. Custard cone hugs for pat ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 3:18 pm
  • Chestnut Street Inn wins excellence award

    SHEFFIELD — Chestnut Street Inn has been awarded a 2015 Service Excellence Award by Tripadvisor.Serv ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 3:16 pm
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