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  • Comcast workers volunteer to help charity prepare for open house

    MORRIS – Comcast employees volunteered for Comcast Cares Day on Saturday to help We Care of Grundy County prepare its new building for an open house t ...
    April 27, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Church Bulletins

    Free movie night Fridayat Living Water ChurchMORRIS – A free movie night will start at 7:30 p.m. Fri ...
    April 23, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • College honors

    Coal City student helps speech team win awardsLEBANON – Hannah Zickefoose, a first-year psychology m ...
    April 22, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Take Off Pounds group meeting on Thursdays MORRIS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets at 5 p.m. ...
    April 22, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Feeling peckish for pesto? Don’t be limited to basil

    Fresh herbs are one of nature’s best low-cal flavor sources. And as the weather warms up, we’ll tran ...
    April 21, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Fishing for a Cure has few remaining spaces

    BRACEVILLE – Limited space remains for Braidwood Generating Station’s “Fishing for a Cure” team bass tournament and anyone interested is encouraged to ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • High school speech team presents to DAR chapter

    MORRIS – On March 9, the Alida C. Bliss Chapter of the National Daughters of the American Revolution were privileged to have a program of patriotic sp ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Morris Lions offering online ordering for Mother's Day roses

    MORRIS – The Morris Lions Club is again selling tickets to reserve a dozen roses for delivery to local homes in its 31st annual Rose Sale.
    April 20, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Seneca High School places in state competition

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation, Ford Motor Company Fund, Allstate Foundation, Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White and Ill ...
    April 19, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Gardner gives heartfelt sendoff to Parker

    Gardner Grade proclaimed Friday “Parker Farrero Day.” Parker is battling Batten disease and will be leaving to receive treatment at Duke University fo ...
    April 19, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Seneca inducts members into National Honor Society

    SENECA – On March 19, new members were inducted into the Seneca High School Chapter of the National Honor Society. Twenty-four juniors and five senior ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Church bulletins

    Spring Fling show opens on Saturday in Morris MORRIS – The First Baptist Church of Morris will host ...
    April 16, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Morris High School NHS inducts new members

    MORRIS – The annual induction ceremony of Morris Community High School’s Chapter of the National Honor Society was held the evening of Feb. 26, when 1 ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:12 pm
  • Roasted Pear Crumble is a sweet source of nutrition

    Pears are delicious and nutritious. They’re also one of the leading fruit sources of dietary fiber, with most of the nutrition locked in the peel. The ...
    April 14, 2015 - 9:46 pm
  • Animal Care Hospital donates to Spay It Forward pet program

    MORRIS – During January and February, Animal Care Hospital in Morris sponsored a fundraising program to help benefit Spay It Forward, a nonprofit orga ...
    April 10, 2015 - 10:24 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
  • Area farmer directs funds to Grundy County 4-H Association

    MORRIS – The Grundy County 4-H Association has received a $2,500 donation from local farmer Nicolas Andreatta and America’s Farmers Grow Communities, ...
    April 10, 2015 - 5:32 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Heartland Bank to host Spring into Free event MINOOKA – On April 17, Heartland Bank and Trust Compan ...
    April 8, 2015 - 9:45 pm
  • Start planting in early spring

    Remember, April showers bring May flowers. While the weather remains unpredictable, spring ...
    April 7, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Morris high school releases third quarter honor rolls

    MORRIS – Morris Community High School has released its third quarter high honor and regular honor roll students.
    April 3, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • Seneca Historical Guild completes history book

    SENECA – The Seneca Historical Guild has announced its book, “The Story of Seneca, Illinois,” is being printed.
    April 1, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • POW flag donated to Coal City library

    COAL CITY – St. Juvin Post 1336 Veterans of Foreign Wars presented a prisoner of war/ missing in action flag to the Coal City Public Library District ...
    April 3, 2015 - 2:31 pm
  • Easy-to-make sweet rolls perfect for Easter

    There’s a reason fresh-baked sweet yeast breads are beloved. The fresh-from-the-oven aroma is comforting and a warm roll filled with a sweet filling i ...
    March 31, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • Gotta move it? Get the Ford F-150

    Whether you’re towing steel or ginormous bales of hay, or just hauling your kid’s four-wheeler, the 2015 Ford F-150 can handle it. Which is why the F- ...
    March 31, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • Braidwood Generating Station Unit 1 offline

    BRACEVILLE – Operators removed Braidwood Station Unit 1 from service early Monday morning for a planned refueling outage.
    March 30, 2015 - 9:25 pm