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Contestants for the 2014 Junior Miss Bureau County Fair Queen Contest are ready for the pageant this Sunday, which begins at 4 p.m. in the auditorium at Princeton High School.
The Master Farmers of Bureau County recently reunited to talk about the changes of farming over the years.
The Illinois Small Business Development Center at IVCC will host Jill Salzman, a serial entrepreneur, speaker and author, at noon Thursday at Deer Park Country Club in Oglesby.
Nicholas S. Decker, 18, of Princeton was charged with a violation of a city ordinance - fireworks in the intersection of Elm Place and Euclid Avenues at 10:15 p.m. July 27. Roslie M. Cooper, 47, of Chicago was charged with obstructing identification and disorderly conduct in the 400 block of Elm Place at 11:23 p.m. July 26.
A traditional designed quilt from the past meant warmth on a cold night, but it also provided beauty to the family member on whose bed it resided, a beauty achieved when that family's foremost thoughts were to survive through the difficult winters of the time; and, while quilts belonged to that by-gone era, because of their wonderful colors and ... (more)
This year's contestants are Amelia Richards, 7, of Putnam; Faith Hanson, 7, of Wyanet; Katie Pyszka, 7, of Dalzell; the 2013 Little Miss Bureau County Queen MaKenna Maupin, 8, of Wyanet; Savannah Mistarz, 8, of Princeton; McKenzie Borys, 7, of Dover; Karsyn Brucker, 7, of Princeton; Olivia Funderberg, 7, of Tiskilwa; Lexie Butler, 6, Walnut; Katie ... (more)
Lindsay Wright, 13, of Princeton preps her dog, Joey, before taking the spotlight at the 4-H Dog Show on Thursday evening.
Joel Odell of Princeton and Kaylyn Friel of Tiskilwa practice dialing 911 with lead dispatcher Dawn Porter of BueComm's Emergency Call Center during a Safety Town 911 Simulation.
At Monday's meeting of the Princeton City Council, Princeton City Manager Jeff Clawson said the weekend's Z-Tour bike ride was a huge success with 578 paid riders, which is up about 75 riders from last year and a couple hundred from two years ago.
The Bureau County Food Pantry was awarded a $1,500 grant through BP's Fueling Communities Grant Program.
Voice mail problems, ambulance fees and weeds were on the minds of Princeton City Council members at Monday's council meeting at Princeton City Hall.
Open Prairie United Church of Christ of Princeton is collecting school supplies until Aug. 3 to donate to the international organization Church World Service .
Fliers promoting the Get Covered Illinois health insurance marketplace sit in a box at the Bureau County Health Department offices in Princeton, Ill., in December 2013.
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Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 07:44 am
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