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  • Patience, patience, patience

    Harvest season is upon us, and that means extra caution on the roads. Please be mindful of the farmers on the road trying to get their crops in. Their ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 2:26 pm
  • A visit from Pope Francis

    I have watched Pope Francis and listened  to  his comments to the Congress and other comments he has made, and I feel we will have to wait and see if ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 2:26 pm
  • Another successful Homestead Festival

    The 44th annual Bureau County Homestead has come to a successful conclusion. My wife, Dorothy, and I were the lead couple of the 44th Homestead Festiv ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 2:47 pm
  • ‘Childhood cancer ... it’s not going away’

    On behalf of Ryan Seaworth’s family and myself, we would like to thank Terri Simon, BCR editor, and the BCR for the outstanding coverage in Health Mat ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • ‘A great place’

    I want to tell you about a fantastic place — the Bureau County Senior Citizens Center. There’s always something going on there.
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 5:43 pm
  • See Widmark at the Apollo

    Hollywood actor Richard Widmark left his hometown of Princeton to attend Lake Forest College after he graduated as president of the Princeton High Sch ...
    Sept. 7, 2015 - 5:13 pm
  • National Video