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Women of Distinction


  • Poll reveals half of Illinois residents want to leave

    About half of Illinois residents would rather move out of the state than stay, with one in five saying they see themselves moving in the coming year, ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Grundy Bank’s Wohlwend recognized for 50 years of service

    MORRIS – Ronald L. Wohlwend, chairman of the Grundy Bank’s Board of Directors, was recognized by Grundy Bank and the Illinois Bankers Association for ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 6:48 am
  • Column: Community Foundation of Grundy County programs focusing on area youth

    As I continue my series on what the Community Foundation of Grundy County is and what exactly we do, this month I want to highlight our programs that ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Week Two Corn Fest Button Numbers

    MORRIS – The winning Grundy County Corn Festival button numbers for week two have been announced.The ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 7:29 am
  • Deanne Conterio named local retail support manager for Heartland Bank

    PRINCETON – Heartland Bank and Trust Company announces that Deanne Conterio has been named the retail support manager for several of the bank’s local ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Chamber strives to increase its presence throughout Grundy County

    As a countywide chamber, we have members scattered across 12 towns in Grundy County, plus some businesses outside of the county that do business here. ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Chamber Business Spotlight: United Real Estate’s Tony Ciancanelli

    MINOOKA – The Channahon Minooka Chamber, a division of the Grundy County Chamber’s recent Business Spotlight, highlights new Chamber member United Rea ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Grundy Bank encourages customers to 'get smart about credit'

              In recognition of National Get Smart About Credit Day on Oct. 18, Grundy Bank is urging customers to educate themselves on responsible cred ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Morris remembers Terri Gilmoure as strong advocate for city, Grundy County

    MORRIS – Richard Olson remembered his baby sister as the little girl who ran around her family farm with ponytails flopping as she played with the ani ...
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 6:58 am
  • IVI receives grant for new furniture from Community Foundation of Grundy County

    MORRIS – The Community Living Program of Illinois Valley Industries provides supportive living services to 17 adults with developmental disabilities w ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Coal City fitness center mixes mental, physical health

    COAL CITY – Mental health counseling and fitness seemed like a natural fit for Kristy Caponi and Niki Perry when they decided to open FiVE15 Fitness i ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • LyondellBassell of Morris donates winter clothing to We Care of Grundy County

    MORRIS – LyondellBasell Morris site employees and their families spent a recent weekend supporting We Care of Grundy County.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Asking ‘why’ can improve your organization

    “Why?” This a question I ask – often.It’s not a critical “Why the heck do you do THAT?” It’s an unde ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 5:30 am