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  • Gardens needed for July Garden Walk

    The semi-annual Bureau County Garden Walk will return on Saturday, July 9. Individuals who are interested in “showing off” their gardens are asked to ...
    May 23, 2016 - 4:18 pm
  • Hearing the roar of local Lions

    The Princeton Lions Club had a welcoming committee in place in the back room of the Kompany on Tuesday, May 17. Many key players gave a quality pitch ...
    May 23, 2016 - 2:54 pm
  • The art of the harvest

    Liana Hall, of the Princeton Arts Academy, began painting a mural for the Princeton Farmer’s Market on the morning of May 21. The design was drawn in ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:11 am
  • Spring Valley man handed sentence

    PRINCETON — On March 29, a Bureau County jury found Juan Flores, 40, of Spring Valley guilty of a Class 2 felony of unlawful delivery of a controlled ...
    May 23, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • LaSalle man given five years

    PRINCETON — On May 5, Reynaldo Godina, 31, of LaSalle was sentenced to five years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for unlawful delivery of a ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:12 am
  • What is one thing that you would change in your educational career?

    "I wouldn't change anything because this experience has made me who I am." Vanessa Rosales, DePue ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:51 am
  • Elks Lodge hosts 34th annual youth awards banquet

    PRINCETON — Princeton Elks Lodge 1461 hosted the 34th annual youth awards banquet on May 5 at the Elks Lodge.
    May 23, 2016 - 2:43 pm
  • ‘If I live to be 100 ...’

    WALNUT — Nora Kelly, a third grade teacher at Bureau Valley North Elementary School, always encourages her students to be hands-on learners because sh ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:39 pm
  • Cuts, cuts and more cuts

    SPRING VALLEY — Hall High School Superintendent Mike Struna updated the board on projected fund balances for next school year at the board’s meeting, ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:40 pm
  • North end ... south end

    PRINCETON — Scott Mehaffey, a landscape architect who is a native of Princeton, recently introduced some bold ideas to stretch the Darius Miller Park ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:40 pm
  • Virtual reality at LaMoille School District

    LAMOILLE — LaMoille School District is entering a new realm of reality — virtual reality.At the LaMo ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:42 pm
  • No budget? SVE is OK

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Elementary Board met in regular session on Wednesday, May 18. Superintendent Jim Hermes was pleased to share the new ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:42 pm
  • Autism fundraiser raises $8,775

    PRINCETON — An autism fundraiser was held April 9 at the Princeton Moose Lodge.The event, a ‘70s tri ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • Raffle tickets are available to help 4-H youth

    PRINCETON — Friends of Extension and 4-H who help to support outreach educational programs for University of Illinois Extension – Bureau County and it ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:46 pm
  • HSTP meeting is May 27

    OTTAWA — The Human Services Transportation Plan (HSTP) - Region 3 - Transportation Committee (Bureau, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, LaSalle, Lee, Ogle, and ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:46 pm