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  • JJC anticipated to stay lean with next year's budget

    JOLIET — Joliet Junior College officials say they continue to be fiscally conservative in the college's latest budget proposal.
    March 26, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Senate passes bill filed after Crystal Lake South bleacher lawsuit

    SPRINGFIELD – A bill filed in response to the lawsuit over the Crystal Lake South High School bleacher expansion unanimously passed the Illinois Senat ...
    March 26, 2015 - 5:23 pm
  • McHenry funeral home owner: Illinois funding cut for burials for poor could be devastating

    McHENRY – The State of Illinois plans to cut funding a program that helps pay for funeral and burial costs for the poor, sparking concern among some f ...
    March 26, 2015 - 5:55 pm
  • Minooka D-201 will get full-day kindergarten

    MINOOKA – Educators and local parents clinched hands and showed nervous faces as they anxiously awaited the decision made Wednesday by the Minooka Com ...
    March 26, 2015 - 4:40 pm
  • Berwyn's Reel Art Collectibles to host Artists Day event

    BERWYN – Reel Art Collectibles will host its second annual Artists Day event in April, featuring appearances by some of Chicago's internationally-reno ...
    March 26, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Snapshot: Riverside village manager inducted to local Lions Club

    RIVERSIDE – Jessica Frances, village manager of the village of Riverside, received her Lions Club membership pin from her sponsor Joe Ballerine at her ...
    March 26, 2015 - 4:04 pm
  • D. 96 hires consultant to help with superintendent selection

    RIVERSIDE – The District 96 Board of Education agreed to hire a consultant to assist in filling the interim superintendent and assistant superintenden ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • LT breaks Easter basket records for donation Chicago children

    LA GRANGE – Children at the Off the Streets Club in Chicago will get an extra special treat as a record-breaking 170 Easter holiday baskets were sent ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:51 pm
  • District 113A hires new Old Quarry principal

    LEMONT – The Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A School Board has approved Johnny Billingsley as the next principal of Old Quarry Middle Sc ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Brookfield hires economic development director

    BROOKFIELD – The village of Brookfield has hired a longtime financial consultant to become the village’s first ever economic development director.
    March 26, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Bids to be sought for Berwyn sewer and water maintenance

    BERWYN – Bids are soon to be sought for Berwyn’s 2015 sewer and water maintenance program.City offic ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Volunteers coming to Joliet area to clean up litter

    JOLIET — The snow has melted and the fast food wrappers, water bottles and other garbage beneath is starting to unveil itself on city streets and loca ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • D. 96 superintendent overpayment agreement still pending

    RIVERSIDE – A three-way agreement to resolve a salary overpayment to former Riverside Elementary School District 96 Superintendent Jonathon Lamberson ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • LT students showcase artwork at Plymouth Place Senior Living Center

    LA GRANGE PARK – Students from the Lyons Township High School Advanced Placement art class showcased a variety of pieces at Plymouth Place Senior Livi ...
    March 26, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • Rauner names Berwyn man to serve on state board

    BERWYN – A Berwyn man was among the list of names Gov. Bruce Rauner appointed to fill positions on a number state commissions and boards, the governor ...
    March 26, 2015 - 2:55 pm
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