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  • Firm honors State Bank of Cherry

    CHERRY — State Bank of Cherry announces it has once again earned a five-star superior rating from BauerFinancial, the nation’s premier bank rating fir ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • Robbins named PaceSetter agent

    PRINCETON — Erika Robbins of Dimond Bros. Insurance in Princeton recently became a member of the very select group of State Auto independent agents — ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 2:50 pm
  • IVCC to offer forklift training

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Center will offer “Basic Forklift Operations” from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays Oc ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 9:35 am
  • IVCC offers ISO standards update

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Office will offer ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Standards Update (CEU-6114-10) f ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • Heartland Bank to host Fall into Free event

    PRINCETON — On Friday, Oct. 14 Heartland Bank and Trust Co. will host its Fall into Free event. Local offices are extending an open invitation to cust ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • Holschbach appointed to Bankers Advisory Board

    The Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS), the nationwide organization of banking and financial regulators from all 50 states and U.S. territori ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • Youth Service Bureau gets outstanding review

    OTTAWA — The Youth Service Bureau (YSB) of Illinois Valley has just been notified of its re-accreditation by the national organization, the Council On ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • NCIW will host annual employers conference

    MENDOTA — The 14th annual Employers Conference will be held on Friday, Oct. 14, at the Mendota Civic Center, Mendota, starting with a continental brea ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 9:34 am
  • Illinois soybean farmer survey gauges consumer food attitudes

    How much do you know about the way your food is produced?Illinois soybean farmers, through the Illin ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • Business officials attend convention

    EAST PEORIA — Harold Read, secretary/treasurer, and Phyllis Bill, assistant secretary of Berlin Mutual Insurance Co., recently attended the Illinois A ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • NCRBC receives health care grant

    LASALLE – NCRBC and its partners: St. Margaret’s Health, Starved Rock Associates for Vocational and Technical Education, and IVCC announce they have b ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 2:12 pm
  • Statewide association recognizes Peru Waltham Mutual

    Peru Waltham Mutual Insurance Co. of Peru was named winner of the Company Achievement Award presented by the Illinois Association of Mutual Insurance ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • Perry Memorial Hospital to host free mamm, glam event

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital is hosting a “Mamm & Glam” event on Sunday, Sept. 25, from 1 to 3 p.m. at The Kompany Down Under in Princeton. Wom ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 8:29 am
  • Carus asks followers to ‘Imagine a day without water’

    Can you imagine a day without water? It’s a question Carus Corporation in partnership with organizations, experts and officials across the country is ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Growmark honors Stambaugh, Illinois Farm Bureau

    CHICAGO — Malcolm Stambaugh of Ag View FS in Walnut was one of five crop specialists who received Growmark's Endure 4R Advocate award at the company's ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:42 pm