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  • Announcing the 2016 Women of Distinction

    After much deliberation by the judges ... and many miles traveled to notify the winners, Illinois Valley Living magazine and the Bureau County Republi ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 5:23 pm
  • Homestead Festival parade line up

    The Homestead Festival parade is set to step-off at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, on North Main Street. The parade route will follow Main Street to
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • Auction calendar

    Sept. 8 - Charles R. Doty estate, real estate, 6 p.m., at 22307 2060 North Ave., Princeton, Rediger Auction Service, auctioneers.
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Two seats open on Princeton Park Board

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Park District Board has two seats up for grabs in the upcoming April 4 election.
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Agreeing to disagree?

    PRINCETON — It's come down to Princeton City Council agreeing to disagree on whether or not tourism funds can be used for Main Street improvements.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • What are you most looking forward to this Homestead Festival?

    "I am looking forward to the parade and eating a pork chop."Debbie Basil, Ohio"I am looking forward ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 6:25 pm
  • Hall High School hosts garage sale

    Missy Actis (left) and Tara Haas check out some of the merchandise at Hall High School’s garage sale, held Friday, Sept. 2. The sale, which was held a ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 6:37 pm
  • Honoring Malden veterans

    MALDEN — Honoring Malden veterans will be on the minds of area citizens this weekend. A dedication ceremony for the new veterans memorial in Malden Ce ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 1:40 pm
  • From Seeds to Harvest

    LAMOILLE — While many gardens are being harvested, Master Gardeners from the University of Illinois Extension are in their second year of helping to t ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 1:20 pm
  • Reward offered for missing Ladd woman

    LADD — The son of a Ladd woman reported missing Aug. 23 said his family is offering a cash reward for anyone who locates his mother.
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 1:06 pm
  • No splash at park board meeting

    PRINCETON — When you follow the money flow in the Princeton Park District's budget, it doesn't lead to extra dollars that could help finance a splash ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • Homestead Festival weekend is upon us

    The Homestead Festival weekend is fast approaching. A street concert kicks off the festivities Thursday evening, with the rest of the many activities ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 11:15 am
  • Street projects and how to finance them

    WALNUT — The Walnut Village Board is looking at a street improvement project that could cost more than a million dollars.
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • Princeton looks at electric rate hike

    PRINCETON — Beginning in October, Princeton residents likely will be charged a few more dollars for their energy supply.
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • Always a family of God

    NEW BEDFORD — The New Bedford Christian Church (NBCC) will be celebrating 150 years of fellowship with a luncheon and festivities Sunday, Sept. 18.
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 5:18 pm