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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
The Grant Park board of trustees reviewed plans for several village building projects during a meeting Jan. 4.
The Plainfield Fire Protection District is mourning the loss of emergency vehicle technician Mike Ludemann.
In honor of Women's History Month, Kankakee Community College will screen “Killing Us Softly 4: Advertising’s Image of Women” March 24 in the college's auditorium.
ABC Coating Co. Inc. has begun construction on a new 80,000-square-foot metal fabrication facility at the Diversatech Business Park in Manteno.
The Chebanse village board approved its 2015 tax levy during a regular meeting Dec. 7.
Olivet Nazarene University (ONU) will be the official education partner of the Chicago Cubs, represented by second baseman and former ONU student Ben Zobrist.
The Manteno Plan Commission will consider a variance request Tuesday at Village Hall that would allow mobile homes at Oak Ridge Mobile Home Park to substitute tie-down piers for full concrete slabs.
Close to 100 Olivet Nazarene University (ONU) students will participate in the school's Missions in Action program during their upcoming spring break from March 5 to March 13.
The Bourbonnais Finance Committee denied a sponsorship request from the Women's Club of Kankakee during a meeting Jan. 27.
The Manteno Planning and Zoning Committee reviewed recent changes to permit requirements Jan. 21 at Manteno Village Hall.
The Bradley board unanimously agreed Feb. 8 to open up bidding for a new salt storage facility.
The Kankakee School District 111 board met Feb. 8 to review dozens of personnel appointments, including new principals for Kankakee High School (KHS) and Steuben Elementary.
Kankakee city officials have canceled the Community Development Agency Committee meeting scheduled for Monday at the Donald Green Public Safety Building.
The Kankakee City Council will vote on collective bargaining agreements with two unions Monday at the Donald E. Green Public Safety Center.
The Bradley Fire and Police Commissioners will meet Monday at Bradley Village Hall to discuss the hiring of a new police officer.
The Kankakee School District 111 Finance Committee discussed the school district's participation in the Kankakee River Valley Enterprise Zone Jan. 28 at the Lincoln Cultural Center.
Kankakee Community College will offer a free job application skills seminar from 1 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. March 29 at the school's Harold & Jean Miner South Extension Center in Watseka.
Kankakee Community College is offering dozens of new eight week spring classes, beginning March 14.
Kankakee Community College (KCC) Associate Dean of Humanities and Social Science Dr. Jill Channing will give a free talk on gender equality March 15 in KCC's Iroquois Room.
Lambda Epsilon Chi is sponsoring a trivia night March 18 at the Kankakee Community College Workforce Development Center to raise funds for the non-profit Prairie State Legal Services.