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  • Church bulletins

    Holy Week Services at Friends In Christ Lutheran ChurchMORRIS – You are invited to attend services a ...
    April 17, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Mazon mobile food pantry helps families

    MAZON – About 115 area families took part in the mobile food pantry sponsored by Mazon State Bank, ITW Filtration and Seco Systems at Mazon City Park ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • White Oak Tech Trot will be May 3

    MORRIS – The second annual White Oak Tech Trot will be held Saturday May 3.The run will begin at 9 a ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:34 pm
  • Brunching it up for Easter

    Easter brunch has become almost as much a part of the Easter celebration as chocolate, eggs and bunnies. It is a way to continue that feel-good sense ...
    April 15, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • Century 21 Coleman-Hornsby earns award

    MORRIS – Century 21 Coleman-Hornsby recently earned the Pinnacle Quality Service Award.“At Century 2 ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • Grundy and LaSalle teams do well in chemistry competition

    SENECA – The Grundy and LaSalle teams did an excellent job in the “You Be the Chemist Challenge” (YBTCC) held earlier this year.
    April 11, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Seneca High School announces honor roll

    SENECA – The students who made Seneca High School Quarter 3 Honor Rolls are as follows.High honor ro ...
    April 11, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Lenten fish fryto be held todayMORRIS – The Immaculate Conception School Sports Committee will hold ...
    April 12, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • Morris High announces honor roll

    Morris Community High School presents the third quarter high honor roll and honor roll students for freshman through senior classes.
    April 9, 2014 - 9:36 pm
  • Hamann granted five-year contract as Coal City principal

    COAL CITY – During the 28 years he has spent with the Coal City Consolidated School District, Mitch Hamann has been a teacher, a coach, an assistant p ...
    April 9, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • How to make homemade tortillas that you’ll love

    Back in the mid-1800s, tensions were mounting between the U.S. and Mexico. Contemporaneously, many Irish Catholic, immigrants to the U.S. were experi ...
    April 8, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • Wine & Beer Tasting set for May

    MORRIS – Hanging out with friends on a Sunday afternoon is a good time. When it benefits the Grundy County Chamber Foundation, it’s fun for a good cau ...
    April 7, 2014 - 9:30 pm
  • Gagliardo: Big and small ways to help local nonprofits

    MORRIS – Twice in the last month I’ve picked up a newspaper to find an article written about a nonprofit agency on the brink of closing its doors. In ...
    April 7, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • White family fills We Care of Grundy County's pantry

    MORRIS – On March 28, the friends and family of Robyn White donated $750 to help We Care of Grundy County purchase 4,325 pounds of food from Northern ...
    April 4, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • 4-H youth shine in regional equine knowledge contest

    AURORA – Members of 4-H from DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, McHenry and Will counties competed in several divisions of the Northeast Regional 4-H Hipp ...
    April 4, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Living Water Church of the Nazarene Easter Egg HuntMORRIS – Living Water Church of the Nazarene will ...
    April 3, 2014 - 9:36 pm
  • Minooka high school senior named Student of the Month

    MINOOKA – Congratulations are extended to Minooka Community High School senior Allison Walther, daughter of Debbie Walther of Channahon, for being nam ...
    April 2, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • Kids coloring contest held for Public Health Week

    MORRIS – As part of Public Health Week, which runs from April 7 to April 13, the Grundy County Health Department collaborated with local elementary an ...
    April 2, 2014 - 9:04 pm
  • JAMS swim team is starting up another season

    MORRIS – The Joliet and Morris Swim Team is starting its next season, and all levels are welcome.Swi ...
    April 2, 2014 - 9:05 pm
  • Minooka Community High School to host family event

    MINOOKA – At 7 p.m. Wednesday, in the Minooka High School central campus gymnasium. Minooka Community High School’s chapters of FFA and Spanish Nation ...
    April 2, 2014 - 9:05 pm
  • Camp Invention coming to Coal City Intermediate School

    COAL CITY – Camp Invention, a national educational program recognized for fostering innovative thinking, real-world problem solving and the spirit of ...
    April 2, 2014 - 9:06 pm
  • Spring for salads, but make healthy choices in ingredients

    Whether you want to enjoy a salad at your favorite restaurant, breeze through a salad bar for a quick and nutritious lunch, or stock your fridge and p ...
    April 1, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center offices relocate

    OTTAWA – Two offices within the 1050 Medical Office Building at OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center have relocated. The Outpatient Wound Care Clinic ha ...
    March 31, 2014 - 9:39 pm
  • Morris Hospital announces diabetes programs for April

    MORRIS – The Diabetes Education Center at Morris Hospital will host its monthly Diabetes Support Group from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 8 at Morris Hos ...
    March 31, 2014 - 9:34 pm
  • Morris Hospital Yorkville Campus set to open April 7

    YORKVILLE – The Morris Hospital Yorkville Campus is scheduled to open for patient services on Monday. Initial offerings will include immediate care se ...
    March 31, 2014 - 9:30 pm
  • Newark woman earns coveted pink Cadillac

    NEWARK – Mary Kay’s Independent Sales Director Shari Chapman has earned the use of the exclusive Mary Kay pink Cadillac, an iconic symbol of success, ...
    March 31, 2014 - 9:30 pm
  • Minooka H.S. musicians excel at IHSA contest

    MINOOKA – Several members of Minooka Community High School’s band program participated in the IHSA Solo/Ensemble Contest earlier this month at Kankake ...
    March 28, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Morris resident has a role in Lewis University’s ‘Avenue Q’

    ROMEOVILLE – The smash hit Broadway musical “Avenue Q,” winner of the Tony “Triple Crown” for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, comes to Lewis U ...
    March 28, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Pastor Scott Lohman and State Rep. Anthony in prayer at Illinois Capitol

    SPRINGFIELD – Pastor Scott Lohman of Minooka CrossPoint Lutheran Church and his wife Gina went to the Illinois Capitol recently for Pastor Scott to pr ...
    March 28, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Morris Girl Scouts combine fitness, fun

    MORRIS – Earlier this month the Morris Girl Scout Troop 70952 was given the unique opportunity to combine fitness and fun at one of the newest and upc ...
    March 28, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Grace Lutheran Church Lenten WorkshopMORRIS – Grace Lutheran Church will gather for midweek Lenten w ...
    March 27, 2014 - 9:24 pm
  • Streator fire fighters concert set for April

    STREATOR – The Streator Fire Fighters Local 56 27th Annual Music Concert at Streator High School will be held at 7:30 p.m. April 12th.This year's show ...
    March 26, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • Morris H.S. softball camp set for July

    MORRIS – Morris Community High School will be hosting a softball camp for girls grades fifth through eighth the week of July 7 through July 10. For mo ...
    March 26, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • Midewin Presents “Bee Smart: Native Bee Habitat Needs and How You Can Help”

    WILMINGTON – At 7 p.m. today, the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie will conclude their Winter Lecture Series. It will be held at 30139 S. State Rout ...
    March 26, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Grundy County Retired Teachers Association to meet

    MORRIS – The Retired Teachers Association will meet at 9:30 a.m. April 3 at Maria’s Restaurant in Morris. The Grundy County Retired Teachers Associati ...
    March 26, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Area students succeeding in colleges

    Alyssa Chatten of Morris makes honor roll DALLAS, TX – Alyssa Chatten of Morris and a senior at Sout ...
    March 26, 2014 - 9:12 pm
  • Pasta with cauliflower or broccoli rabe and sausage possibilities for dinner

    Spring, with its lighter, greener dishes and view toward bikini season, is just about here. So now is the perfect time to get in the last hearty taste ...
    March 25, 2014 - 9:06 pm
  • ICS second trimester honor roll released

    MORRIS – Numerous Immaculate Conception School students made the 2013-14 second trimester honor roll.
    March 25, 2014 - 9:09 pm
  • Sunshine bars poised to brighten anyone's day

    Grapefruit, love child of an orange/pomelo hookup, flaunts one parent's sunny nature and the other's thick-skinned, rotund ways. The hybrid is all sun ...
    March 26, 2014 - 9:09 pm
  • Red Carpet Travel earns sales award

    MORRIS – Red Carpet Travel was recently honored for its sales achievement in 2013, among 210 travel agency members of the MAST Travel Network, at an a ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:18 pm
  • Morris Hospital cardiologist Ahmed achieves certification

    MORRIS – Syed Ahmed, M.D., a cardiologist on the medical staff at Morris Hospital, has been recertified in cardiovascular disease by the American Boar ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:18 pm
  • Berkot’s Super Foods hosts Dr. Seuss celebration

    COAL CITY – Berkot’s Super Foods is celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday today at seven of its locations, including its Coal City store.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:24 pm
  • Ken Briley, supporters fill We Care's pantry

    MORRIS – On March 5 Friends to Elect Ken Briley collected donations for We Care of Grundy County.The ...
    March 21, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • Local students recognized at area colleges

    EIU announces more than 820 Fall 2013 graduatesCHARLESTON – Degrees have now officially been awarded ...
    March 21, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • Minooka Community High School junior honored for volunteer service

    MINOOKA – Minooka Community High School junior Alex Caraynoff has been honored once again for his exemplary volunteer service with a Certificate of Ex ...
    March 21, 2014 - 10:27 pm
  • History comes alive at White Oak Elementary School

    MORRIS – White Oak Elementary School second grade students hosted their annual wax museum, featuring many famous figures from history.
    March 21, 2014 - 10:31 pm
  • Church Bulletins

    Grace Lutheran Church Lenten Workshop MORRIS – Grace Lutheran Church will gather for midweek Lenten ...
    March 20, 2014 - 9:13 pm
  • Grapevine Mission holds Spring Fling

    MORRIS– The Grapevine Mission’s Spring Fling will be held this weekend to raise money for local families in need.
    March 19, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • Local financial help made available

    MORRIS – The Grundy County chapter of Thrivent Financial can help your local organization or charity.
    March 19, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • Mother-daughter pajama party at the Channahon Park District

    CHANNAHON – The Channahon Park District is offering an opportunity for moms to have a special night out with their daughter, age three to 10, at the M ...
    March 19, 2014 - 9:28 pm
  • Retired teachers volunteer service hours

    MORRIS – Retired teachers volunteered 18,779 hours to the community during 2013.This amount is the l ...
    March 19, 2014 - 9:28 pm
  • Fundraiser for autism awareness April 6

    COAL CITY – Save the Date for Hope Helps, an Autism Awareness Organization’s 4th annual Basket Raffle Fundraiser, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., April 6 at Te ...
    March 19, 2014 - 9:27 pm
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