Running on a platform of prioritizing local issues and fiscal responsibility, Colton Ekhoff is challenging Kankakee County Board Member Jim Vickery for the District 2 seat in the upcoming Republican primaries.
Momence's historic downtown will host its last Cruise Night of the season from 5 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 22, featuring antique and unique cars and trucks as well as music, prizes and deals from local businesses, according to a city flier.
Golf cart and utility vehicle owners in Momence should visit the Momence Police Department before May 31 to grab a discounted rate on their 2017-2018 inspections, according to Momence Mayor Mick Porter.
Kankakee and Iroquois County residents now have access to the United Way 2-1-1 program, a free program available 24 hours a day, seven days a week that connects residents who need health, job training and childcare support, among other essential services.
Local creative spirits have a chance to shine with the city’s recent announcement of a logo design competition: an image to create, refine and ultimately represent the community online and via signage, stationery and vehicles.