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  • Sen. Chuck Weaver hosts Spring Youth Advisory Council

    PEORIA — As the second part of an all-inclusive civics lesson, about 40 students from the 37th Senate District took part in state Sen. Chuck Weaver’s ...
    April 25, 2016 - 1:44 pm
  • Echos of artistic expression

    Echo Bluff Park hosted a family painting class on Saturday, April 23. Artists of all ages were welcome. In this photo Jan Martin gives some instructio ...
    April 26, 2016 - 8:53 am
  • What’s your favorite May Day memory?

    "My favorite May Day memory was when the music class I was teaching learned how to do the Maypole Dance. They got all scrambled up in practice but luc ...
    April 25, 2016 - 1:43 pm
  • Quiram: Future has never been brighter

    PRINCETON — Mayor Joel Quiram said Princeton’s future has never been brighter at Thursday night’s Princeton Chamber of Commerce annual meeting.
    April 22, 2016 - 4:04 pm
  • Hall cuts nearly $300,000 from budget

    SPRING VALLEY — At its meeting Wednesday, April 20, the Hall High School Board cut $287,100 from next year’s budget and is still looking to trim away ...
    April 22, 2016 - 4:05 pm
  • Overpaid: Tax allocation errors identified

    SPRINGFIELD – An overpayment of an estimated $168 million throughout the state of Illinois was recently uncovered and announced on Wednesday, April 20 ...
    April 22, 2016 - 4:05 pm
  • A message from Bureau County Sheriff James Reed

    PRINCETON — Sheriff James Reed released a reminder that spring and summer months will bring heavier traffic, as well as slow-moving vehicles and farm ...
    April 22, 2016 - 3:05 pm
  • Budget meeting set for Princeton

    PRINCETON — The Princeton City Council will meet in special public session at 6 p.m. Monday, April 25, at City Hall, 2 S. Main St., Princeton, second ...
    April 22, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • CPASA announces drop off sites for National Take Back Day

    On April 30, CPASA (Community Partners Against Substance Abuse Coalition), Princeton Police Department, Buda Police Department, Granville Police Depar ...
    April 22, 2016 - 4:05 pm
  • Darius Miller Renovation meeting is April 26

    PRINCETON — The Darius Miller Park Renovation Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, in the council chambers at City Hall. The agenda wil ...
    April 22, 2016 - 3:05 pm
  • Auction Calendar

    April 23 – Herbert Bialas real estate, 11 a.m., 24642 2650 East St., Princeton, (south of Van Orin, one-fourth of a mile on 2600 East Street to 2750 N ...
    April 22, 2016 - 3:08 pm
  • St. Bede Academy’s auction is sold out

    PERU — St. Bede Academy’s auction on April 30 is sold out. However, you can still register to mobile bid and take part in the Academy’s largest fundra ...
    April 22, 2016 - 3:02 pm
  • SVE offers high school courses

    SPRING VALLEY — There are some exciting changes in store for eighth-graders at JFK. Eighth-grader who are chosen by their test scores are now able to ...
    April 22, 2016 - 4:06 pm
  • LaMoille looks at repairs for Allen, high school

    LAMOILLE — Repairs are coming to LaMoille schools, as discussed at the Thursday, April 21, school board meeting.
    April 22, 2016 - 3:04 pm
  • Spring Valley cleanup announced April 25-29

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley City Clerk Becky Hansen reminds residents spring cleanup will be on normal garbage day the week of April 25-29. Only one ...
    April 22, 2016 - 2:55 pm