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BRIEFS: Premier Academy sets April 18 open house

Premier Academy, a program of the Grundy/Kendall Regional Office of Education, cordially invites you to attend their “Open House” on Thursday, April 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

You are welcome to join us for an enjoyable day of conversation, refreshments, and a tour of the new facility. Learn about our mission, goals, and the array of services available to Premier Academy students.
Premier Academy is located at 7700 Ashley Road in Morris.

RSVP is appreciated but not necessary to Lauren Vitko, employment & public relations coordinator, at (815) 941-3039 or

Wendy’s Cruisers meet on Mondays year-round

The Wendy’s Cruisers of Morris are having their 8th year of antique car, truck, cycle “Cruise Ins” in 2013.

They meet Mondays from 5-9 p.m. all year round at the Wendy’s Restaurant on Illinois 47 in Morris. This is a free event open to the public whether you have an antique vehicle or not.

We also have “ Car Cruises” for scenic trips along historic Route 66 and also along the beautiful Illinois river to  Starved Rock State Park and Buffalo Rock State Park in Utica, and other places in the summer and fall. Other past events have been concerts in the lot, movies, and more.

For information call Ken at (815) 942-2032.

Roundup set April 19

White Oak Elementary will be hosting its annual Kindergarten Roundup for incoming kindergartners on April 19. Please call the White Oak office to reserve a spot.


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