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  1. New statues coming to Route 66 in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Route 66 News

    ... already up on the Mother Road. Godley : Miner and Mule - An interpretation of strip-mining coal operations in Braidwood, Coal City, Carbon Hill, Diamond, and Godley until the mid-1970s. Pontiac : Motorcycle Police - At the historic Illinois State ...

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  2. Illinois Route 66 Scenic Byway delivers series of interpretive...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... as follows: Godley: Miner & Mule - an interpretation of the strip-mining of black diamonds in the communities of Braidwood, Coal City, Carbon Hill, Diamond, and Godley that begun in the mid-1800s and ended in 1974. Elwood: Rosie the Riveter - the ...

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  3. Traffic flowing again over Des Plaines bridgeRead the original story

    Thursday | Free Press

    ... 55 bridge over the Des Plaines River were again open. Make sure to grab a copy of this week's edition of the Braidwood Journal, or subscribe on-line at www.freepressnewspapers.com, to find out when and where along I-55 the next construction project ...

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  4. Neighborly disagreement leads to arrest, surveillance camerasRead the original story

    Wednesday | Morris Daily Herald

    BRAIDWOOD – A dispute among neighbors in what would seem like a tranquil residential setting has led to an order of protection, an arrest and two sides pointing surveillance cameras at each other.

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  5. Debra L. HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Free Press

    ... Howard in the First United Methodist Church in Wilmington. Debbie's previous employment entailed Kevin's Corner in Braidwood as well as Wilmington Lanes. She was an avid animal lover, who took pleasure in camping and fishing. Debbie enjoyed ...

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  6. William E. Gillis Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Free Press

    ... great-grandchildren. Survivors include two sons: David (Bernadine) Gillis of Wilmington and James (Jami) Gillis of Braidwood; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one brother, Robert Gillis of Florida, as well as numerous nieces and ...

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  7. Time WasRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Free Press

    ... there is no more important measure of a community than its schools. And, although the miners who came rushing into Braidwood in the 19th century were rough, tough people, they knew the value of an education, and like all parents wanted their ...

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  8. NewspapersRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2010 | Free Press

    The Free Press Newspapers provide Total Market Coverage in Grundy, Kankakee, and southern Will counties with The Prairie Shopper, Braidwood Journal, Coal City Courant and The Free Press Advocate.

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  9. Illinois Route 66 Byway delivers series of interpretive statues in nine communities along the Mother RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Logan County Herald

    ... as follows: Godley: Miner & Mule - an interpretation of the strip-mining of black diamonds in the communities of Braidwood, Coal City, Carbon Hill, Diamond, and Godley that begun in the mid-1800s and ended in 1974. Elwood: Rosie the Riveter - the ...

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  10. WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Free Press

    ... Lounge and Patio in the Winchester Green Center in Wilmington. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 The 20th annaul Exelon Braidwood Shootout took place over the past weekend, with Clifton Central claiming the title with a 48-42 win over Dwight. Tuesday, June 24, ...

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  11. Meals on Wheels getting back 'on the road'Read the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Free Press

    ... nutrition director. Because of funding issues, for the last couple of years, in rural areas like Wilmington, Braidwood, Manhattan and Peotone, the center has only been able to provide frozen meals delivered once per week. While that meets the ...

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  12. IDOT plans longer double track to ease congestionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Free Press

    Marney Simon Staff writer The Illinois Department of Transportation will move forward in a matter of weeks on plans to add a siding north of Main Street in Braidwood, as part of the federal High Speed Rail transportation project.

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  13. WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Free Press

    ... Lounge and Patio in the Winchester Green Center in Wilmington. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 The 20th annaul Exelon Braidwood Shootout took place over the past weekend, with Clifton Central claiming the title with a 48-42 win over Dwight. Tuesday, June 24, ...

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  14. NewspapersRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Free Press

    ... IN. Born April 25, 1951 in Oak Ridge, TN, she was the daughter of Ernest (Hank) and Geneva (nee Brown) Hill. BRAIDWOOD-Harold Gonis Sr., 89, of Braidwood, IL, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at Walnut Grove Nursing Home in Morris, IL. He was ...

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  15. Time WasRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Free Press

    Perhaps there is no more important measure of a community than its schools. And, although the miners who came rushing into Braidwood in the 19th century were rough, tough people, they knew the value of an education, and like all parents wanted their children to do better than themselves.

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  16. Meals on Wheels getting back 'on the road'Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Free Press

    ... nutrition director. Because of funding issues, for the last couple of years, in rural areas like Wilmington, Braidwood, Manhattan and Peotone, the center has only been able to provide frozen meals delivered once per week. While that meets the ...

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  17. WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Free Press

    ... Lounge and Patio in the Winchester Green Center in Wilmington. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 The 20th annaul Exelon Braidwood Shootout took place over the past weekend, with Clifton Central claiming the title with a 48-42 win over Dwight. Tuesday, June 24, ...

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  18. IDOT plans longer double track to ease congestionRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Free Press

    Marney Simon Staff writer The Illinois Department of Transportation will move forward in a matter of weeks on plans to add a siding north of Main Street in Braidwood, as part of the federal High Speed Rail transportation project.

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  19. Harold Gonis Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Free Press

    Harold Gonis Sr., 89, of Braidwood, IL, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at Walnut Grove Nursing Home in Morris, IL.

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  20. Lorraine WillhoitRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | Free Press

    ... employed at the Joliet Arsenal. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Holly Chapter #183 in Braidwood, IL. She loved gardening and her cats. Preceding her in death was her husband, Charles R. Willhoit, whom she married March 16, 1951; ...

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