La Salle-Peru's Brooklyn Ficek, Fieldcrest's Ashlyn May and Princeton's Grady Thompson will compete in the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association's All-Star Games on Saturday in Pontiac.
A Peru woman faces up to a year in jail – but with the possibility of alternate penalties such as community service – after being convicted Wednesday of tussling with La Salle County security officers.
The weekend is full of festivals and events with family activities in the Illinois Valley.
The exhibit will be closed, along with the BCHS museums, during the month of June, but is scheduled to reopen on Saturday, July 1 according to BCHS Executive Director Lex Poppens.
Second Vice Commander Phil Valle of Catholic War Veterans Post 1229 presented $1,000 to the Peru Fire Department during Monday’s City Council meeting.
The opening reception for the month-long exhibit of the works by internationally acclaimed hardline abstract artist Ken Knight will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 9, at the NCI ARTworks Gallery in the Westclox building in Peru.
The Hegeler-Carus Mansion in La Salle will say thank you to its volunteers Friday night.
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