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  • Plan to Celebrate Sheffield

    SHEFFIELD — It won’t be long now. Sheffield is getting ready for its fifth annual Celebrate Sheffield event, set for Saturday, Nov. 14.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • The State of the Counties

    PERU — At the Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development seminar dubbed the “State of the Counties,” held Wednesday, Nov. 4, at ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’

    PRINCETON — With the holiday season already in motion, Festival 56 will pop the cork and shift it into full speed on Saturday, Nov. 21, with a champag ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:50 pm
  • Fireballs to flash in November night sky

    AccuWeather reports cosmic fireballs will occasionally light up the night sky as the Taurid Meteor Shower approaches its peak into next week.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • Area schools, organizations will host Veterans Day services on Tuesday and Wednesday

    The Princeton Veterans Group will hold a Veterans Day ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 11, at Veterans Park across from the Princeton Fire Department. The ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:35 pm
  • Free Thanksgiving dinner planned in Ohio

    OHIO, Ill. — The First Lutheran Church in Ohio will sponsor its sixth annual free Thanksgiving dinner at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22. This will be by reser ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:36 pm
  • Annual holiday workshop on Nov. 21

    PRINCETON — Bureau County 4-H Federation, University of Illinois Extension, announced its annual holiday workshop.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 6:30 pm
  • Walnut works on village website

    WALNUT — The Walnut Village Board is considering the possibility of a village website.At a previous ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Dealing with a budget shortfall

    PRINCETON — The Princeton City Council has been forced to find ways to come up with $75,000 to pay for road and sewer repair work.
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 4:19 pm
  • Accepting a ‘gift?’

    PRINCETON — Should the city of Princeton accept News Tribune’s donation of its old building, which has been sitting vacant for almost two years on the ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 1:58 pm
  • Falling ... into autumn

    Jason Taylor of Princeton recently used an afternoon of beautiful autumn weather to perform a good deed by raking the leaves from the yard of a friend ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • An angel of assistance

    Editor’s note: The following story is one in an ongoing series about area residents and the jobs they perform.
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • Illinois State Police announces ACE results

    LASALLE — Lt. Jon Dively, District 17 commander, announced the results of an Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement (ACE) patrol, which was conducted in L ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • Walnut Rotary donates to BVHS

    WALNUT — Mark Harkness, president of the Rotary Club of Walnut, announced the club is donating $1,442 to Bureau Valley High School to purchase Chrome ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 3:11 pm
  • Princeton Youth Football scores big

    The Princeton Youth Football League is the proud recipient of a new scoreboard donated by Central Bank. Other major contributors included Princeton Re ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 4:21 pm
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