Wilmington Region

ST. ROSE SCHOOL WILL not open for the 2020-2021 school year. The Diocese of Joliet approved its consolidation with St. Joseph School in Manhattan.

03/31/2020 - 8:09pm
Parents of students at St. Rose Catholic School in Wilmington and St. Joseph School in Manhattan were notified Monday that the two schools would merge, and students would attend classes at the Manhattan campus. In a joint letter, Fr. Sebastian...

Coal City Region

04/05/2020 - 9:11am
Grundy County Coroner John W. Callahan announced this monring, Sunday, April 5, the death of a 66-year-old man from COVID-19. The man, Ronald Rice, died at Morris Hospital where he was a patient. He was an inmate from Stateville Correctional Center...

Braidwood Region

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ALTHOUGH SPINS & NEEDLES is closed during the “Stay At Home” order, Betty Hansen still sews on. She has crafted two dozen homemade face masks for store employees using her own materials.

03/31/2020 - 7:25pm
Face masks have been in short supply for weeks now as people have grabbed them up for another layer of protection against the coronavirus (COVID-19). Health care workers who work directly with COVID-19 patients are the ones who need the Center for...

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