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  • More than just reading a good book

    Librarian Ellie Barbeau (left) and curator Margaret Martinkus display some of the items which can be made from old books. Those attending the program ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 3:56 pm
  • IVSO announces winners of the Young Performer’s Competition

    OGLESBY — Winners of the 2016 Illinois Valley Symphony’s Orchestra Young Performer’sCompetition held ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 12:40 pm
  • Bureau County Soil and Water Conservation will hold annual election of directors

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) will hold its annual election of directors from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 12:15 pm
  • OmniArts accepting grant applications until March 30

    OmniArts in Starved Rock Country, an organization dedicated to supporting local artists and art organizations, is accepting applications for OmniArts ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:39 pm
  • Keeping the conversation going

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Elementary School Board met Monday, Jan. 25, to discuss its ever-evolving financial responsibilities to each student and to ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 4:26 pm
  • Cleaning up a confrontation

    WYANET — In an effort to ease the minds of concerned residents, Wyanet Police Chief Todd Marquez provided an update on the situation involving a Wyane ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 4:26 pm
  • Bring it on

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley wants stronger competition for its junior high students. At the board’s reg ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 9:05 pm
  • Seeing red ...

    The Northern Cardinal, the official state bird of Illinois, can be clearly seen at this time of the year, especially with a freshly-fallen snow cover ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 4:27 pm
  • Building blocks of education

    LAMOILLE — Subjects are connecting with LaMoille students with a snap ... thanks to a Lego craze.At ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 9:40 am
  • Luck be a lady tonight

    PRINCETON — It’s time once again to spin that wheel and roll those dice during the Princeton Chamber of Commerce’s annual Casino Night Gala at the Bur ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • Prairie State Legal Services to meet Feb. 13

    UTICA — The board of directors of Prairie State Legal Services Inc. will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at Grizzly Jack’s Grand Bear Resort in Uti ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 9:40 am
  • Princeton Park District meeting cancelled

    PRINCETON — The Monday, Feb. 1, meeting of the Princeton Park District is being cancelled due to the board members and staff attending the annual Illi ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 9:41 am
  • Farmers’ market meeting is Feb. 3

    PRINCETON — Anyone interested in becoming vendors at the farmers’ market in Princeton should attend a meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at the Pro ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 9:41 am
  • Crossroads plans open house on Feb. 15

    TISKILWA — Crossroads High School and Junior High will host an open house for prospective students and their parents on Monday, Feb. 15, President’s D ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Auction Calendar

    Jan. 29 – Patricia M. Cotter estate, farmland, 10 a.m., sale held at Wheatland Township Building (Lone Tree School House), Bradford, Tumbleson Auction ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 4:28 pm
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