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  • A constructive code of conduct

    SPRING VALLEY — When a building is falling apart, it’s not much use to anyone. No one can stay in it or frequent it, and not many prospective owners w ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Freshly-brewed benefactors

    PRINCETON – Libraries are hubs of their communities. People of all ages and demographics use their services regularly. A feature that’s becoming more ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Chamber fundraiser to help 2016 programs

    The Princeton Chamber of Commerce held its third annual Casino Night at the Bureau County Metro Center Saturday, Jan. 30. Event-goers had the opportun ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • New life resolutions

    PRINCETON — Elaine Russell saw a full parking lot at the Bureau County Metro Center the first week of January. People waited around for their turn to ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 5:06 pm
  • ISBE seeks sponsors/sites for summer food programs

    SPRINGFIELD — Though there is a chill in the air now, summer is on its way, and the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) wants to make sure every ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 5:06 pm
  • Gov. Bruce Rauner recently gave his State of the State address. How do you think he has done so far as governor?

    “I think Gov. Rauner is doing the best job he can, but the Democratic (General Assembly) won’t let him do what he wants to help improve our state.”
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • PMH will sponsor ‘Pink Night’ at PHS

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton will sponsor a “Pack the Place Pink Night” on Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Princeton High School boys’ bas ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 2:28 pm
  • Mautino spending comes under fire

    SPRINGFIELD — Just a little more than a month after former Illinois State Rep. Frank Mautino (D-Spring Valley) took off his legislative hat and put on ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • Getting the community involved

    MANLIUS — The Bureau Valley School Board plans to involve more community input in the facilities planning this time around.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 4:04 pm
  • Farm Bureau hosts 101st annual meeting

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau (BCFB) held its 101st annual meeting on Thursday, Jan. 28, at the Wise Guys Banquet Hall in Princeton.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Giving life to life skills

    Sponsored by LaMoille High School's insurance carrier, Jackson Kahl, up to 60 students were offered the opportunity to earn their CPR certification. S ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 3:54 pm
  • Smith: ‘Painting everyone with the same brush’

    PRINCETON — The attorney for the Princeton Elementary School (PES) District, Walt Zukowski, stopped by the board meeting Monday, Jan. 25, to share new ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • Food service sanitation course offered at IVCC

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Center will offer the food service sanitation eight-hour course from 8 a.m. to noon ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 3:56 pm
  • 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
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