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  • Bubble art blows into Princeton Public Library

    PRINCETON — Ben the Bubble Guy impressed a large crowd at the Princeton Public Library as part of the summer reading program.
    June 21, 2016 - 9:11 am
  • Summer solstice sets in Princeton

    PRINCETON — A fun-filled Chamber of Commerce-sponsored event — Summer Solstice — was again held this past Friday night throughout the city of Princeto ...
    June 20, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • IV Democrats will meet Thursday

    SPRING VALLEY — The Illinois Valley Democrats will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 23, in the lower level of Spring Valley City Hall.
    June 21, 2016 - 9:12 am
  • Sunday was Father’s Day. What is the best advice your father ever gave you?

    "The best advice my father gave me was that no matter what your financial position, always make it a priority to change your oil regularly to extend t ...
    June 20, 2016 - 3:25 pm
  • More ... and More on 34

    Treasures abound this weekend as the annual More on 34 massive garage sale continues through Saturday, June 18. Treasure-hunters will be able to find ...
    June 17, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • Going home on LaMoille/Ohio sports

    LAMOILLE — At the LaMoille Community Unit School District Board meeting, held Thursday, June 16, the board looked at a number of suggested changes to ...
    June 17, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • Hall still kicking soccer around

    SPRING VALLEY — Soccer is one kick closer to being a reality at Hall High School.At last month’s mee ...
    June 17, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Taking care of business at SVE

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Elementary (SVE) Board met in regular session Wednesday, June 15, and held a brief public hearing to approve the use ...
    June 17, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Assisting our elders

    Editors note: The following story is one in an ongoing series about area residents and the jobs they perform.
    June 17, 2016 - 4:44 pm
  • ‘Feel Your Best’ at Women in Business

    PRINCETON — Don’t we all strive to feel our best? Of course we do. That’s why the Princeton Chamber of Commerce has devoted its Thursday, June 23, Wom ...
    June 17, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Feeling the ‘Byrne’ of summer

    PRINCETON — Bob Byrne, a member of the Cooperative Observer Program (COOP) with the National Weather Service Quad Cities, gave updates on the downpour ...
    June 17, 2016 - 3:44 pm
  • Walnut Rotary names 2016 Citizen of the Year

    WALNUT — Mark Harkness, president of the Rotary Club of Walnut, announced Brian Smith, partner in the Bent River Brewery based in Rock Island and full ...
    June 17, 2016 - 4:44 pm
  • Kinzinger to hold traveling office hours in Wyanet

    OTTAWA — The office of Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-Channahon) will hold traveling office hours this month throughout the 16th District. Staffers wil ...
    June 17, 2016 - 3:41 pm
  • Free pressure canner testing announced

    Enjoy the freshness of produce all year long when you preserve your food. One popular method of food preservation is pressure canning. For safe pressu ...
    June 17, 2016 - 3:38 pm
  • Princeton man dead at 59

    PRINCETON — A Princeton man was found in his home by authorities on Wednesday, June 15, after he had apparently been deceased for a number of days.
    June 17, 2016 - 3:27 pm