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  • Miller: Lawmakers still worlds apart

    I spent the better part of Wednesday asking folks around the Statehouse if they had anything positive to tell me. I went looking for anythin ...
    May 25, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Statues of honor

    MORRIS – Memorial Day is set aside so the nation can honor Americans who have died while serving their country.Although there are numerous m ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:33 pm
  • Partners Property Preservation spotlighted

    MORRIS – Partners Property Preservation is the Grundy County Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s recent Business Spotlight. Partners Property P ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Looking Up

    Chapin's Restaurant building at 701 N. Liberty St. in downtown Morris features Renaissance Revival Terra Cotta window molding. Terra Cotta, ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Fun in the sun, safely

    The summer months usually mean more time spent out in the sun. But that doesn’t mean you have to let those harsh rays wreak havoc on your ...
    May 15, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • Perry: Saratoga enjoys new character program

    MORRIS – I would like to tell the readers about something new that took place at Saratoga this year and something new that will take place a ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:44 pm
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  • Survey: Looming statewide nursing shortage as baby boomers ready to retire

    MORRIS – A new survey suggests Illinois may soon face a shortage of registered nurses as more baby boomers in an aging workforce ready to retire.
    May 26, 2015 - 6:00 pm
  • Tour de Corn ride in Morris Sunday

    MORRIS – Bicyclists enthusiasts are invited to ride in Morris's first Tour de Corn.The Morris Rotary ...
    May 26, 2015 - 5:59 pm
  • JJC offers summer classes, farmer markets

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College will offer community education classes and a farmers market for adults and children over the summer.
    May 26, 2015 - 4:53 pm
  • Grundy Chamber event not your average golf outing

    MORRIS – Back for its 12th annual outing, the Grundy County Chamber of Commerce and Industry's “Not-So-Classic” Golf Tournament returns in June to Mor ...
    May 26, 2015 - 3:34 pm
  • GAVC student awarded scholarship from Morris library

    MORRIS – Jessica Winter walked into the Morris Area Public Library on Friday thinking she was there to meet staff members who have heard a lot about h ...
    May 26, 2015 - 3:19 pm
  • Recent Grundy County indictments

    MORRIS – Grundy County State’s Attorney Jason Helland, announced that on May 20, the grand jury has returned the following indictments, according to a ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Statues of honor

    MORRIS – Memorial Day is set aside so the nation can honor Americans who have died while serving their country.
    May 25, 2015 - 9:33 pm
  • Looking Up

    Chapin's Restaurant building at 701 N. Liberty St. in downtown Morris features Renaissance Revival Terra Cotta window molding. Terra Cotta, a ceramic ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Quick News

    Anthony bill on GED incentive heads to Rauner SPRINGFIELD – The State Senate gave final approval Thu ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Perry: Saratoga enjoys new character program

    MORRIS – I would like to tell the readers about something new that took place at Saratoga this year and something new that will take place at Saratoga ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Seneca announces students of the month

    SENECA – Seneca Township High School teachers and staff selected the following students as its March students of the month.
    May 20, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Morris pool opens Memorial Day weekendMORRIS – The Morris City Pool is looking forward to opening Me ...
    May 18, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • Morris High Drama Club inducts students to honors society

    MORRIS – The Morris Community High School Drama Club held its 10th annual end of the year banquet and International Thespian Society Induction ceremon ...
    May 18, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Local banks donate prizes to Reality Store event

    SENECA – Every year Seneca High School hosts an event called the Reality Store. All sophomore students participate in the Reality Store to learn about ...
    May 17, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • Saratoga students graduate from D.A.R.E.

    MORRIS – On Monday, Saratoga School and the Morris Police Department held the fifth-grade D.A.R.E. Graduation ceremony at Saratoga School.
    May 13, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Brandt and UMI supply We Care Pantry

    MORRIS – On April 24, Brandt Excavating & UMI donated $800 to help We Care obtain 6,646 pounds of food from Northern Illinois Food Bank and provided v ...
    May 13, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Morris Library plans ‘Pete the Cat’ author visit MORRIS – All children in grades kindergarten throu ...
    May 12, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • District 54 teachers receive awards

    MORRIS – The Morris Rotary Club recognized local school teachers as Teacher of the Year on April 14 at Chapin’s Restaurant in Morris.
    May 10, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • Warning earns Fellow for the Lincoln Excellence series

    MINOOKA – Deb Warning of Minooka has been named a 2015 Fellow for the Illinois Lincoln Excellence in Public Service Series, a leadership program that ...
    May 10, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • College briefs / scholarships

    Farm bureau offering summer internshipThe Grundy County Farm Bureau announces the opening of the sum ...
    May 7, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Free movie night planned at Living Water Church MORRIS – Free Movie Night is at 7 p.m. Saturday at L ...
    May 21, 2015 - 7:58 pm
  • Church bulletins

    United Methodist to hold special Sunday service MAZON – Mazon United Methodist Church, 509 Seventh S ...
    May 14, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Church bulletins

    First Presbyterian plans Mother’s Day musical MORRIS – First Presbyterian Church of Morris presents ...
    May 7, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Reminder: National Day of Prayer on Thursday MORRIS – National Day of Prayer is on Thursday and an e ...
    April 30, 2015 - 9:47 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Jehovah’s Witnesses event was held in March ROMEOVILLE – On March 22 the Romeoville Assembly Hall of ...
    April 9, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Council of Catholic Women honors Dorothy Jenkins CHANNAHON – Dorothy Jenkins of Channahon has been n ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:31 pm