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  • Family Table: A better turkey burger

    The turkey burger has become the healthy default of grilling season. And that’s really not a bad call.
    June 30, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Morris YMCA receives $7,000 from Mazon State Bank golf outing

    DWIGHT– More than 100 golfers gathered at the 22nd annual Mazon State Bank Golf Outing earlier this month, held at the Dwight Country Club.
    June 30, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • Morris High School High Honor Roll juniors

    MORRIS – In the Monday edition of the Morris Herald-News page 9 article, “Morris High School honor roll students announced,” some names were inadverte ...
    June 30, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • Morris High School honor roll students announced

    MORRIS – Morris Community High School fourth quarter honor roll students. High Honor Roll Freshmen: ...
    June 28, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Free movie night Saturday at Living Water Church MORRIS – Free movie night is at 6:30 p.m. Saturday ...
    June 25, 2015 - 9:37 pm
  • A one-pan approach to dinner done fast

    As kitchen wisdom goes, I often think the best tricks are the simplest. One-pan cooking, for example.
    June 23, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Shabbona Middle School honor roll students

    MORRIS – Shabbona Middle School fourth quarter Honor Roll students’ names have been released.Eighth ...
    June 21, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Military graduation briefs

    Morris man graduates Marine Corps courseMARYLAND, IND. – Marine Pfc. Andrew B. Olsen graduated from ...
    June 21, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Joliet man opens his home, heart to orphans

    JOLIET – Kiel Twietmeyer recalled the day his wife Carolyn called him at work and said, “Babe, I’ve found the picture of our kids.”
    June 20, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • Mobile food pantry a success despite its last-minute move

    MORRIS – About 157 families took part in We Care of Grundy County’s mobile food pantry June 10. Orig ...
    June 18, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Witnesses’ convention series begins on weekend ROMEOVILLE – Jehovah’s Witnesses will discuss the key ...
    June 18, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Downtown Morris decorated with new plants

    MORRIS – Downtown Morris is getting some fresh flowers and plants this spring, thanks to a donation to the Morris Downtown Development Partnership fro ...
    June 17, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • First Midwest Bank donates to Community Nutrition Network to provide meals to seniors

    Cheryl Simmons of First Midwest Bank presents a CRA grant check to Cindy Helland, manager of Community Nutrition Network – Meals on Wheels. First Midw ...
    June 17, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Immaculate Conception in Morris offering summer classes and sports camps

    MORRIS – Immaculate Conception School is offering summer classes and sports summer camps this month.
    June 17, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • MVK Middle School eighth-graders graduate

    MAZON – The Mazon-Verona-Kinsman Elementary School District 2C held its eighth-grade graduation May 27 at the MVK Middle School.
    June 17, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • Bringing baked Alaska into a healthy era

    When it comes to ice cream, I generally feel it’s hard to improve on a simple scoop right out of the carton. But this time my mind has turned to baked ...
    June 16, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Seneca High School honor roll

    SENECA – Seneca High School has released its High Honor Roll and Regular Honor Roll for second semester.
    June 14, 2015 - 9:42 pm
  • Saratoga school honor roll

    MORRIS – Saratoga School District 60C has released the honor rolls for 2014-2015 Trimester 3. Fourth ...
    June 14, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Crest Hill couple still going strong after 75 years

    CREST HILL – On June 8, 1940, “In the Mood” by Glenn Miller topped the charts, British Allied forces were evacuated from Narvik, Norway, Bimelech won ...
    June 13, 2015 - 10:36 pm
  • Water features with landscapes

    Even the most experienced green thumbs are likely clueless when it comes to installing water features with landscapes.
    June 12, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Church Bulletins

    Give away day begins begins at 8 a.m. June 27 LISBON – West Lisbon Church will be having its annual ...
    June 11, 2015 - 9:48 pm
  • Seneca students of the month for April and May

    SENECA – The following students were selected by the Seneca Township High School teachers and staff as the April and May 2015 Students of the Month, a ...
    June 10, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • DIY lamb chops with spices for Father’s Day

    The hardest thing about grilling lamb chops is buying them. Because once you get them home, the rest is easy.
    June 9, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • ICS announces honor roll students

    MORRIS – Immaculate Conception School’s 2014-2015 second trimester Honor Roll students have been announced.
    June 8, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • ICS Class of 2015 graduated May 21

    MORRIS – The commencement ceremony for the Class of 2015, the 125th graduating class of Immaculate Conception School, was held May 21.
    June 8, 2015 - 9:33 pm
  • College briefs

    Local Coe College student participates in annual student research symposiumLocal Coe College student participates in annual student research symposium
    June 7, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Joliet investment club gave members a chance to learn while they earned

    JOLIET – In 1981, JoAnn Drake of Lockport liked peeking at the stock market and buying small amounts of stock here and there.
    June 6, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    We Care mobile food pantry set Wednesday COAL CITY – The next We Care of Grundy County mobile food p ...
    June 4, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Church Bulletins

    Farewell celebration set for the Rev. Deb Percell MORRIS – The First United Methodist Church of Morr ...
    June 4, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Morris hospital announces heart failure support group MORRIS – Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers ...
    June 3, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Home for the Holidays Committee awards scholarships

    MORRIS – Jacob Wantland and Chelsea Nagel of Morris Community High School were recently awarded scholarships from Home for the Holidays.
    June 3, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • College Briefs

    Morris student inducted into Phi Alpha ROMEOVILLE – The Lewis University Rho Mu Chapter of Phi Alpha ...
    June 4, 2015 - 10:04 am
  • Channahon gymnasts head to nationals

    CHANNAHON – Six gymnasts from I & M Gymnastics in Channahon will represent the Central Division this month at the AAU National Gymnastics Championship ...
    June 3, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Fourth-graders perform play to honor mothers

    Gardner Grade School's fourth-grade class recently presented the play "A Mother for Mother's Day" to family and friends in celebration of the holiday.
    June 2, 2015 - 9:28 pm
  • Mastering the fine art of a deceptively simple tossed salad

    Summer time is salad time. When it's hot out and the garden is bountiful, everyone's in the mood for a light and refreshing entree salad.
    June 2, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • Dwight VFW and American Legion host golf outing

    DWIGHT – The Dwight VFW Post 2608 along with the American Legion Post 486 will be hosting a golf outing to raise funds to provide support for veterans ...
    June 2, 2015 - 9:22 pm