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  • MDDP honors retiring board director Tesdal

    MORRIS – The Morris Downtown Development Partnership held its annual meeting at Living Water Church of the Nazarene in Morris on March 10.
    March 27, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • Seneca High School honor roll announced

    SENECA – The honor roll for Seneca High School’s third quarter has been released.HIGH HONOR ROLLSeni ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • M-V-K honor roll released

    MAZON – At the end of each quarter, the academic accomplishments of Mazon-Verona-Kinsman Elementary School students are recognized through the posting ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Council of Catholic Women honors Dorothy Jenkins CHANNAHON – Dorothy Jenkins of Channahon has been n ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Morris Woman's Club marks 88th anniversary

    MORRIS – This year is the 125th anniversary of the General Federation of Women's Clubs and the 88th anniversary of the Morris Woman's Club.
    March 26, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • Saratoga releases second trimester honor roll

    MORRIS – Saratoga Community Consolidated School District 60C released its list of honor roll students for the second trimester for the 2014-15 school ...
    March 25, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • I.C.S. announces honor rolls

    MORRIS – Immaculate Conception School released its list of honor roll students for the second trimester for the 2014-15 school year.
    March 25, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    ICS preschool begins registration soon MORRIS – Immaculate Conception School has openings and is acc ...
    March 25, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • O’Brien named health Employee of the Month

    MORRIS – Chris O’Brien was chosen as March Grundy County Health Department Employee of the Month. O’Brien has been employed with the health department ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:13 am
  • Impress with salmon, chickpeas, greens and capers

    While fish is a popular option for many during Lent, a lot of people still are intimidated by it, whether it’s cooking fish or finding a variety of fi ...
    March 24, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Dwight Rotary hears presentation on Illiana expressway development

    DWIGHT – Rotarians welcomed John Greuling from the Will County Center for Economic Development to its meeting earlier this month.
    March 23, 2015 - 8:34 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    ‘Tree-Stump Tombstones’ presentation on Tuesday MORRIS – The museum of the Grundy County Historical ...
    March 20, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Grundy County names Brantley Harvey the Ag Baby of 2015

    MORRIS – Brantley Harvey was born Wednesday to Thomas Harvey and Christina Rowland, which made him the Grundy County 2015 Ag Baby in honor of National ...
    March 21, 2015 - 10:36 am
  • News briefs

    Kendall-Grundy Community Action is offering scholarships to those income-eligible individuals looking to further their formal education or occupationa ...
    March 19, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • News briefs: Spring Fling vendor and craft show March 20

    Spring Fling vendor and craft show starts tonight MINOOKA – The Spring Fling vendor and craft show w ...
    March 19, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Hail cabbage, that less-fashionable kale cousin

    Zeus was flummoxed: One prophecy predicted this, one predicted that. The god broke out in a cold sweat, which rolled down his body, dropped to the gro ...
    March 17, 2015 - 9:16 pm
  • Ford Mustang turns 50- Come see the New 2015 at Rod Baker Ford

    For half a century The Ford Mustang has been tearing up America’s roads and it’s still going strong.
    March 18, 2015 - 9:59 am
  • Nettle Creek hosts heart-healthy events for youths

    MORRIS – Nettle Creek students were all heart on Feb. 20 as they jumped, ran, scrambled, took part in relays and shot hoops. All for heart – “Jump Rop ...
    March 13, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Church bulletins

    ICS corned beef and cabbage dinner planned MORRIS – The Knights of Columbus Council 845 invites ever ...
    March 12, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Souper Bowl raises more than $6,000 for We Care

    MORRIS – We Care of Grundy County is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Grundy County Souper Bowl of Caring.
    March 11, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Community invited to Rep. Anthony open house

    MORRIS – State Rep. John Anthony, R-Plainfield, invites constituents to attend an Open House at his new District Office, 1421 N. Division St. in Morri ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Saratoga PTO fundraiser and dinner this weekend

    MORRIS – Saratoga School District 60C’s PTO is having a “Luck of the Irish” draw down fundraiser. Th ...
    March 10, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • How to feed a family of 4 for less than $7

    Feeding your family a good meal is easy. Just go to the grocery store and empty out your pocketbook.
    March 10, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • College briefs

    Local students named to Aurora University Dean's ListAURORA – Aurora University congratulates the mo ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Spring Ham Dinner set for Saturday in MazonMAZON – Park Street Congregational Church of Mazon is hos ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Rogers: Cold weather is good for something – ice fishing

    Early Sunday morning, just as the sun beat back the night sky, I awoke to a sharp whining noise. It took me a few seconds to clear the fog of sleep fr ...
    March 5, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Daylight saving time resumes Sunday

    Daylight saving time will begin at 2 a.m. Sunday. Before you go to sleep Saturday night, be sure to move your clocks forward one hour.
    March 4, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Upcoming screenings and school registrations

    Early learning screenings set for 3- to 5-year-oldsThe Grundy County Early Learning Screening team, ...
    March 4, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • Grundy-Kendall spelling bee winner going to D.C.

    MORRIS – The Grundy Kendall Regional Office of Education held its local spelling bee at the Morris Community High School Auditorium Saturday.  
    March 4, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Tuesday last day to register for April 7 election

    MORRIS – Grundy County Clerk Kay Olson reminds voters the deadline to register to vote for the April 7 consolidated election is Tuesday.
    March 3, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    SWCD Pond Seminar MORRIS – The Grundy County Soil & Water Conservation District along with the Kenda ...
    March 3, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Premier Academy hosts art show

    MORRIS – Premier Academy is hosting an Art Showing from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Whimsy in downtown Morris.
    March 3, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Gardner student honored by Blackhawks

    CHICAGO – A Gardner grade schooler has been recognized by the Chicago Blackhawks as the BMO Harris Bank Youth Hockey Player of the Month.
    March 3, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Jumpers needed for Polar Plunge Sunday

    YORKVILLE – People can support Special Olympics athletes by jumping into the waters of Loon Lake at Silver Springs State Park in Yorkville at 1 p.m. S ...
    March 2, 2015 - 9:13 pm