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  • A lick and a prayer

    PRINCETON — The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton is revving up to host its eighth annual ice cream social this Saturday, Aug. 16.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Hometown talent for Homestead Festival

    This group of talented musicians showcased their musical expertise Saturday and Sunday at the Talent Showcase, held at the Prairie Arts Center as a fu ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 3:58 pm
  • Those lazy days of summer - kind of makes you a little squirrely!

    This squirrel didn’t mind getting his photo snapped — in fact, he almost seemed to pose for the camera. A hot and steamy Sunday afternoon was the perf ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • World Breastfeeding Week

    PRINCETON — The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department is promoting the merits of breastfeeding infants in conjunction with World Breastfeeding Week.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 2:54 pm
  • Limited grandstand seats remain for The Beach Boys on Aug. 21

    PRINCETON — There are a very limited number of grandstand seats remaining for the Beach Boys concert at 8 p.m. Aug. 21 at the Bureau County Fair in Pr ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 2:53 pm
  • Bill Bauer Scholarship fundraiser is Saturday

    BRADFORD — The fifth annual Chief William T “Bill” Bauer Scholarship fundraiser will be Saturday at JDZ on Main Street in Bradford.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 2:52 pm
  • Extension Advisor Jon Ellis

    PRINCETON — Jon Ellis of Princeton can look back and remember what life was like growing up on the farm. He can recall his dad planting the fields, tw ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 2:52 pm
  • Remember the Crosley

    UTICA — The 40th annual Crosley event is set for 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 7 in downtown Utica at Danny Carey Memorial Park. Vintage Crosley automobil ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 2:52 pm
  • Ladd American Legion Auxiliary chicken dinner

    LADD — Ladd American Legion Auxiliary Post 938 will hold a chicken dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 7 at Rip’s in Ladd.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 3:20 pm
  • How do you instill good sportsmanship in today’s youth?

    “I try to lead by example — keeping a positive attitude and giving my best at what I’m doing.”Terry ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • 'Bobby Ray,' 'Starvin’ Dog,' come to Princeton

    PRINCETON — It was almost 35 years ago that Jim Dossett and his wife, Brenda, first began visiting Princeton and Bureau County.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 9:26 am
  • How much for an ambulance ride?

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Fire Protection District is looking at adjustments to its ambulance billing rates.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 1:52 pm
  • Final post office meetings held

    CHERRY/SHEFFIELD — The U.S. Postal Service has completed its meetings in seven Bureau County communities and presented plans to reduce retail window s ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 1:53 pm
  • Head over heels about dragons?

    The Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library hosted Jim Nesci, an experienced expert in the reptile industry, on Wednesday evening in Kirby Park. Nesci ooh ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 1:50 pm
  • Quadruple murder sentence coming Monday for Sheley

    MORRISON — Monday at 11 a.m. in Whiteside County Court, three-time convicted murderer Nicholas Sheley will face what is likely to be his final sentenc ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 1:49 pm
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