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  • Mark your calendar

    A pie and coffee social hour hosted by the Cherry United Church of Christ and Holy Trinity in Cherry has been moved to 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Auction Calendar

    Nov. 14 – Marian L. Fairbanks trust, real estate, 10 a.m., auction to be held at 135 W. Center St., (Collectors Hall, Stenzel Auction), Cambridge, Ste ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 5:12 pm
  • 20 years ... and counting

    DEPUE — Friday, Nov. 6, marked 20 years since the signing of an interim consent order by the Illinois Attorney General’s office charging Exxon/Mobil a ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • More than just a meal

    SPRING VALLEY — As far as Jan Martin is concerned, the age old testimony rings true — ask, and it shall be given unto you.
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 3:36 pm
  • Extending a healthy handshake

    PRINCETON — Tuesday, Dec. 1, will mark the first day the Bureau/Putnam County Health Department will begin extending services to Marshall County.
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 3:31 pm
  • Veterans Day: A time to honor and remember

    Amid the fall foliage, the Soldiers and Sailors Monument across from the Bureau County Courthouse has been a reminder to area citizens about the veter ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Princeton and the end of World War II

    PRINCETON — On Aug. 14, 1945, the world gathered together in the hearts of its cities to celebrate the best news it had received in many years; the wa ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 3:32 pm
  • ‘Celebrate Sheffield’ at the Sheffield Public Library

    SHEFFIELD — The Sheffield Public Library will again be participating in “Celebrate Sheffield,” the annual holiday event which will take place on Satur ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 3:32 pm
  • New economic development corporation reaches fundraising milestone

    The purpose of the new Economic Development Corporation of North Central Illinois (EDCNCI) is to forge the local governments and private business sect ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 9:32 am
  • Mautino announces laws to assist Illinois veterans

    SPRING VALLEY — In recognition of the upcoming observation of Veterans Day, state Rep. Frank Mautino is highlighting two new laws that were passed thi ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 9:32 am
  • Do you think children should attend school on Veterans Day? Why or why not?

    “Yes, they should attend school because I think they have more opportunity to honor and meet veterans through the various programs that are put on at ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 1:34 pm
  • Canceling Christmas?

    PRINCETON — The city of Princeton’s annual Christmas party has officially been cancelled this year. ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:55 pm
  • ‘From dope to hope ...’

    PRINCETON — Community Partners Against Substance Abuse (CPASA) held a town hall meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 4, at the Bureau County Metro Center to inf ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:53 pm
  • A sweet taste of the holidays at Candy Cane House

    The Perry Memorial Hospital Auxiliary hosted its annual Candy Cane event in the hospital lobby on Nov. 5 and 6. Proceeds from the sale of holiday deco ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:53 pm
  • Bank robber sentenced

    PRINCETON — Before Darryl Anthony Woods Jr. was sentenced on Friday, Nov. 6, for his part in the robbery of Princeton’s Centrue Bank on May 28, his mo ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:54 pm
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