Morris Daily Herald
Coal City opens title defense with sweep of Bourbonnais
COAL CITY – The Coal City eighth-grade baseball team opened up its season in defense of last year's state championship with a doubleheader sweep over Bourbonnais, 14-1 and 11-3, Saturday.
Peotone Police Blotter
Matthew Quick, 19, of Burbank, was arrested on July 29 at 9:47 p.m. in the area of Oriole Drive and Peotone Wilmington Road for possession of cannabis, no valid registration and no insurance.
Crete What's Happening
New Beginnings for Cats Yard Sale Area residents are invited to the New Beginnings for Cats Yard Sale, this week - Thursday through Saturday, August 14 - 16, at 7701 E 3500 N Road in Bourbonnais; phone 815-472-4734.
Cass County Star-Gazette
Family members enjoyed an activity mixer, a time of sharing, a family history trivia and updating the family tree.
Last chance to vote for talent contest Fan Favorite
The last round of online voting for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent kicks off at midnight, giving the public one last chance to have their say in picking a Fan Favorite for the summer-long competition.
A guide to eating near Bourbonnais Bears training camp
For the past 60 years, they've been coming to Blue's cafe in Kankakee for the food, the conversation, and the pie.
Defense dominates Friday in practice
If the revamped Bears defense performs this season like it did Friday in practice, the unit's poor performance last year will quickly become a distant memory.
Windy City Gridiron
Other places to eat in Bourbonnais you might not hear about.
This little bakery has some good food. But on Saturday mornings the owner makes some fresh Tamales that are out of this world good.
Mayor Chris Beutler announced that the City has selected the Journey Senior Living Development Team to build a $19.4 million, eight-story building on the west and north sides of the new Lumberworks garage at "O" and Canopy streets.
Hot Air Balloon
A hot air balloon landed in the 10-acre yard of Warren and Sharon Ouwenga in Woodhaven Subdivision in Bourbonnais just off of the 3000 west road around 7 p.m. on Monday, July 21. The pilot, Patrick Brouillet, a Kankakee resident, was looking for a flat area to land and noticed a very flat mowed area.
My FOX Chicago
Bourbonnais Tour Guide: Things to do while checking out Bears training camp
If you and the family find yourself in Bourbonnais for Chicago Bears training camp and are looking for more than just some football fun, we're your official tour guide for the area.
Top 10 named for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent
The field for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent has been pared from 15 finalists to 10 for the summerlong competition co-sponsored by the Daily Herald, the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce and the Prairie Center for the Arts in Schaumburg.
Bourbonnais prepares to feed hungry Bears and fans
Some bears are getting ready to roam the streets of Bourbonnais and businesses around town couldn't be happier.