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Wilmington Region

08/02/2022 - 3:31pm
Sharefest, returns to the campus of Wilmington High School on Saturday, Aug. 6 at 9 a.m., and is an opportunity for about everyone in the Wilmington area. Many families have need for help in meeting some of their daily needs. For those folks,...

Coal City Region

08/05/2022 - 9:06am
The Edward Hines Jr. VA Medical Center Outreach Team, along with the Grundy County Veterans Assistance Commission, will continue its outreach visits at the Channahon Village Hall, 24555 S. Navajo Dr., Channahon from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday,...

Braidwood Region

THE BRAIDWOOD CITY COUNCIL gave the next round of approvals for the planned truck stop at I-55 and Reed Road. The developer hopes to break ground on the project this year, with construction lasting about 12 months.

08/02/2022 - 3:21pm
The anticipated truck stop on the city of Braidwood’s southwest side has cleared the next hurdle to development. On July 26, the Braidwood City Council held a public hearing regarding annexation for additional land to be utilized as part of the...

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