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777 Pilot Dr. Randy Demik Explains How ACARS Can Help Find Missing Malaysian Plane
A 777 plane has disappeared in Malaysia. Transponder communications were limited.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
The Daily Republic
Celebrated dance instructor takes a bow
"The moment I took that first class I loved it," Smith said. "I always say, 'You have to teach them to love the art before you teach them the art.'
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Snow Means Late Start at Some Local Schools
With a winter storm warning in effect until 11 a.m. , some local schools have announced schedule changes.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Romeoville Added 1,500 Jobs in 2013: Noak
It's been a busy year in the Village of Romeoville. Mayor John Noak highlighted some of the biggest accomplishments of 2013 and what's ahead in 2014 at the March 6 State of the Village luncheon at Lewis University.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Romeoville's Mayor John Noak Looks at Long Range of Transportation Needs
Romeoville Mayor John Noak's State of the Village address at Lewis University on Thursday had a lot to do with....no surprise here....the future of transportation.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Beet Juice as Road Salt: Science That Makes Dwight Schrute and the Environment Happy
Beet juice? Why do they use it? It's simple science according to Dr. Jerry Kavouras, Chair and Associate Professor of Biology at Lewis University in Illinois.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Recent JJC Drill Teaches Valuable Experience
It was Tuesday of last week that Joliet Junior College run a disaster drill, with the main focus on the campus' new Allied Health "U-Building."
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The Legal Record
Changes at the TOP
Dr. Karen Sullivan addresses the Indian Prairie District 204 board shortly after she was approved as new superindent at a recent meeting.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Vatican Correspondent to Discuss Pope Francis Impact at Lewis University
Submitted by Lewis University: "The Francis Revolution: Taking Stock of the New Pope at the One-Year Mark" will be presented by John Allen Jr., Vatican correspondent and senior Vatican analyst for CNN.
Severe Weather: Keep an Eye on Snow-Related Closings
As snow continues to fall, some agencies are announcing closings. A winter storm warning remains in effect until 9 p.m. Monday, with the National Weather Service predicting 4 to 8 inches of snow - or up to 10 inches south of I-80.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
The Doings Weekly
Area students earn campus honors
Aurora University awarded more than 900 undergraduate students dean's list honors for the fall 2013 semester.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Gov. Quinn Announces Capital Improvements at Lewis University
Governor Pat Quinn has announced a $609,000 capital investment for a construction project at the Lewis University Airport in Romeoville.