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  • Gotta Do It

    Making Lifestyle Changes and Preventing DiabetesJOLIET – The Will-Grundy Medical Clinic will offer a ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Church bulletins

    West Lisbon Church to hold dinner MondayNEWARK – The West Lisbon Church will host a pork chop/chicke ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • A new approach to healing wounds

    MORRIS – Minooka resident Jim Prosise recently received an allograft – a skin patch from a donor. The patch saved his foot.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:24 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Rep. Anthony to host constituent coffee chatsMORRIS – Area residents are invited to attend a complim ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:37 pm
  • Lisbon to celebrate Labor Day with parade

    LISBON – Ron and Tami Akre will be honored as the Grand Marshals for Lisbon Labor Day 2015 celebration on Monday.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • A slice of life: preserving the tradition

    There was a time – well, decades ago if I’m being honest – when I would can strawberry and blueberry jam, make pickles and tomato sauce, and go throug ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • TOP weight loss group aims to help members appreciate who they are

    Members of Take Off Pounds Sensibly in Morris meet weekly and can help you reach your weight-loss goals by providing you with the tools, information, ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 9:49 pm
  • Buttons on sale for Grundy County Corn Festival

    MORRIS – Grundy County Corn Festival Board member Jim Maskel kicked off the 67th year with the sale of the first Corn Fest button to Mazon Mayor Rober ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Dresden hosts local boy scouts

    MORRIS – Dresden Generating Station hosted a Merit Badge Clinic on Aug. 8 for area Boy Scouts at the site’s Training Building.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Church bulletins

    ‘Approved Workman Are Not Ashamed’ registration NEWARK – The A.W.A.N.A. registration for ages presch ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Orndorf graduates Cadet Leader course

    FORT KNOX, KENTUCKY – Curtis Orndorf, an Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadet at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, has graduated from the ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Succulent pork tenderloin in heart-healthy meals

    The latest American Heart Association cookbook focuses on cooking techniques for making heart-healthful meals.
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    ‘NAMI Basics’ offers skills to caregivers of children JOLIET – NAMI Will-Grundy, the local NAMI affi ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Exelon chooses We Care as sponsored charity

    MORRIS – We Care of Grundy County was chosen this year as the sponsored charity for Exelon’s United Way campaign.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • Seneca FFA members attend leadership camp

    MONTICELLO – Lane Weber, Logan Vandenberg, Brandon Calhoon, Sydney Poyner and Alyssa Gates of the Seneca FFA chapter attended the 2015 Illinois FFA Le ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Morris Rotary Club invites public to Tuesday meetingMorris Rotary Club invites public to Tuesday meeting
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Area counselors use art to help people cope

    When people think of “counseling,” they might not consider art. But art therapy, often combined with ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Joliet Biblical Institute registration begins soonJoliet Biblical Institute registration begins soon
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 9:47 pm
  • Braidwood nuclear station to host community night

    BRACEVILLE – Ever wonder how a nuclear power plant operates? Attend Braidwood Generating Station’s Community Information Night on Aug. 27 and see firs ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • Morris cardiologist to talk about irregular heart beats

    MORRIS – Morris Hospital is hosting a free program, “Learn About Atrial Fibrillation,” from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in Whitman Assembly Room 1 at Morris H ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Fundraiser to benefit Minooka Elementary MINOOKA – A fundraiser will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • First Christian sponsors mobile food pantry

    MORRIS – About 150 families took part in We Care of Grundy County’s Mobile Food Pantry on Aug. 12, hosted and sponsored by First Christian Church of M ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Healthy, grill-ready plantain treats

    In the summer, we eat outside nearly every day. Which translates into three months of meals to cook on the grill; more if you live in San Diego, like ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • Boy Scouts get chance to camp in historic warship

    Boy Scout Troop 469 of Morris recently relived a part of history when it participated in a camping program aboard the World War II aircraft carrier US ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Are You in an “Upside Down Car Loan?”

    Do you feel stuck in your current car loan because you have been told you are “Too Far Upside Down?”  Maybe you’ve been told you can trade out of your ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 3:07 pm
  • Need a Car With Little to No Money Down?

    Are you in need of a new vehicle?  Are you finding cars where the monthly payment is affordable, but unfortunately, the dealers are asking for a large ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 2:57 pm
  • Why Choose a Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle?

    Whether you're looking for a fun, economical compact or subcompact, want a luxury vehicle or an SUV with plenty of space, finding the best price is a ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • There's Plenty of Buzz about the New Kid on the Block

    Wow! Everyone's talking about the new Chicago Kia Dealer, World Kia Joliet. When it comes to getting the best deal on a new or used vehicle, the new k ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • Retaining walls on slopes

    Many people who have a slope in their yard believe that there’s not much they can do about it as far as landscaping is concerned.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 2:17 pm
  • College briefs

    Minooka student named to college’s dean’s list SOMERS, Wisconsin – Stephanie Lynn Furr of Minooka wa ...
    Aug. 16, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Mazon Creek to hold weekend fossil bed tours MORRIS — Just outside of Morris in the I&M Canal Natio ...
    Aug. 16, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Morris woman creates personalized greetings from original poetry or photographs

    MORRIS – Outside Frances Hall’s door is a plaque that reads: “As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.”
    Aug. 15, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Taste of West Lisbon set for Sunday afternoon LISBON – West Lisbon Church invites everyone to its an ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • College briefs

    State Technical College announces dean’s listLINN, Mo. – State Technical College would like to congr ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • We Care stuffs a bus for students

    MORRIS – We Care of Grundy County had its annual “Stuff the Bus” back-to-school drive at the Morris Wal-Mart Supercenter on Aug. 1.
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 9:12 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    No Animal Left Behind provides low-cost spaying MARSEILLES – The Snip-A-Pit low-cost pit bull spay o ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • Quesadillas make quick meal of heap of veggies, or leftovers

    Weeknight cooks love the versatility and ease of quesadillas. Construction is simple – two flour tor ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 9:45 pm
  • People with oral and head and neck cancers find support at Morris Hospital

    MORRIS – Treating cancers of the head and neck can be difficult, and side effects may be lasting.Sha ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Lions donate to tornado victims

    COAL CITY – This year’s Morris Night for the Joliet Slammers was hosted by the Morris Lions Club.The ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Morris Hospital host classes

    AED and CPR class set for Wednesday morning MORRIS – A Heartsaver automated external defibrillator C ...
    Aug. 9, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Morris graduate receives $500 scholarship for science focus

    Dr. Tim Ortiz (left) and Dr. Angelo Marino of Ortiz Eye & Hearing in Morris grant Savannah Carter with a scholarship. Carter is a 2015 Morris Communit ...
    Aug. 9, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Minooka Bible Church hosting its 6th giveawayMINOOKA – For the sixth year, Minooka Bible Church is h ...
    Aug. 6, 2015 - 8:57 pm