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  • What is the best part of being back in school? What is the worst part?

    “The best part of being back in school is being able to see my friends, and the worst part is that I have to do harder homework.” — Cayden Hansen, Pri ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • DePue School responsible for $243,000

    DEPUE — The DePue School District has been deemed responsible to repay $243,000 for allegedly misusing the funds from its $4.7 million SIG grant, whic ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Heartland Bank releases first Medallion clue

    PRINCETON — Heartland Bank’s Great Medallion Hunt begins today, Saturday. This is the 27th year for ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 6:15 am
  • Meet our 2014 Women of Distinction!

    Illinois Valley Living magazine’s winners of the second annual Women of Distinction Award have been selected. Six women from the Illinois Valley will ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:19 pm
  • Rotary names fundraiser after John Austin

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Rotary Club has announced that during the past 14 years the club has given 53 scholarships of $1,000 each to graduating seni ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:23 pm
  • Fighting the good fight

    MARK — Tina Myres' life turned upside down in April. The rural Hennepin woman went in for surgery to remove what was believed to be a benign tumor. Un ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:23 pm
  • Fewer concealed carry applications issued

    SPRINGFIELD — Applications for concealed carry permits are slowing down in the state of Illinois, while the system for the process is getting easier.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:09 pm
  • Richard Widmark: A Princeton legend

    Richard Widmark was just into the last quarter of his 44-year movie career in 1978. He was not in as demand as he had been but still found and was off ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:08 pm
  • A safe Labor Day weekend

    State and local officials are working together to promote safe traveling this Labor Day weekend.The ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:16 pm
  • A deficit budget at PHS

    PRINCETON — Princeton High School is looking at a deficit budget for Fiscal Year 2015.PHS Superinten ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:21 pm
  • Opening the new doors to learning

    SPRING VALLEY — The rain and thunder may have put a damper on things Thursday evening, but it certainly didn’t hold back the enthusiasm felt during th ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:21 pm
  • Attempting to ‘right the ship’

    MANLIUS — The Bureau Valley School District’s tentative budget for Fiscal Year 2015 is currently showing a $850,000 deficit.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 6:22 pm
  • Health Department offers food safety course

    PRINCETON — The Bureau-Putnam Health Department will be offering a food handler safety class several times through the rest of 2014.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Fresh from the market

    Klaudia Rees, owner of Cookie Jar Country Bakery in Putnam, arranges her variety of produce at Princeton’s Farmers’ Market on Tuesday evening. The mar ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 2:58 pm
  • A new vision for BV

    MANLIUS — Throughout the next five years, the Bureau Valley community will be striving to build a new vision for their school district.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 2:57 pm
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