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  1. Monica Nicole HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Free Press

    Monica Nicole Harris Infant daughter of Heather Nicole Walker of Plainfield and Jimmy D. Harris of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014 at Morris Hospital. Survivors include her proud parents, siblings: Emma and Ava Harris of Braidwood and Faith and Jaydan Walker of Plainfield; grandparents: Dave and Diane Carter of Wilmington, Christina and Tim Bourgeois of Plainfield, David Harris of Marion, Vern Quirk of Darien and Norma Geiss of Wilmington and uncles: Paul Harris of Coal City, Lester Ramsey of Wilmington and Wes Boyce of Plainfield.

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  2. Forest Preserve District Receives Restoration Award for Second YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Patch.com

    ... Forest Preserve District of Will County has received the award. Last year's award was for restoration efforts at Braidwood Dunes and Savanna Nature Preserve in Braidwood. Both awards were platinum, the highest level. "We are thrilled to receive an ...

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  3. Students helping dogs find forever homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Free Press

    KAYLEY KOHLER, 9-year-old Reed-Custer Intermediate School student, bends down to meet the most recent dog her class has helped sponsor for adoption this year, Oscar. One by one, fourth grade students in Julia Degnan and Regena Cromp's room greeted the 14-year-old orphaned dog who was brought to school last Friday afternoon by foster mom Katie Dye, Coal City resident and Braidwood firefighter/paramedic.

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  4. Mayor drops late fee for city stickersRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Free Press

    ... tickets for it anyway, so why are we charging exorbitant late fees to them on top of it?" He explained that the Braidwood Police Department has received numerous complaints regarding phone calls received from unknown individuals claiming to be the ... 3 comments

  5. Time WasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Free Press

    ... up the Home in its earliest days. Tuesday, December 9, 2014 Everyone who has been awake while going through the Braidwood vicinity knows that coal mining was the major industry in the area in the past. Black diamonds were our life blood. However, as ...

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  6. BraidwoodRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Free Press

    The Lady Comets varsity basketball team got back on the winning track Monday when they beat Manteno, 57-38 on the road. Tuesday, December 9, 2014 The Reed-Custer junior varsity boys basketball team won the consolation championship at the Seneca Turkey Tourney this past weekend.

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  7. 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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  8. Richard RussellRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Free Press

    Richard William Russell 33, of Wilmington, formerly of Braidwood, passed away suddenly, Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 at his home. Born January 11, 1981 in Joliet, IL.

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  9. John Paul BaggioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Free Press

    ... Baggio. Cremation rites were accorded. A memorial service will be at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Home & Crematory, Braidwood Chapel, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 at 7 p.m. with visitation three hours preceding services. For more information and to visit ...

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  10. Deborah SchmidtRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Free Press

    Deborah Anne Schmidt, 53, of Wilmington and formerly Braidwood, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. Born Oct. 18, 1961 in Joliet, Debbie was a daughter of Charlotte Schmidt, who preceded her on May 12, 2013.

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  11. BraidwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Free Press

    Emma Johnson gets a trip to the charity stripe during the game against Westmont last Thursday night. Johnson also had four points in the Lady Comets' win over Manteno on Monday.

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  12. 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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  13. Grundy County families seek fresh trees as part of family traditionsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... to Tammen Treeberry Farm to pick out the perfect tree for their home, and then heads to Polk-A-Dot Drive-in in Braidwood for lunch. “We make a family day of it,” Scott said. “I've always cut down my own tree; it reminds me a lot ...

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  14. Time WasRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Free Press

    ... up the Home in its earliest days. Tuesday, December 9, 2014 Everyone who has been awake while going through the Braidwood vicinity knows that coal mining was the major industry in the area in the past. Black diamonds were our life blood. However, as ...

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  15. Braidwood officer revives possible overdose victimRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Free Press

    Shortly after 3 p.m. on Dec. 1, the Braidwood Police Department received a 911 call reporting a possible drug overdose at a home in the 500 block of North Mitchell Street. "When I arrived to the scene, I found a male and a female attempting to perform CPR on the individual," Officer Tapper said.

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  16. Another home burglarized in BraidwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Free Press

    LAST THURSDAY'S HOME burglary occured on Bodine Drive and marks the sixth one to happen in Braidwood since October. by Tonya Michalec Staff writer After a nearly two-month break, a Braidwood home on the north side of town was hit by burglars last week - raising the count of recent home burglaries in the city to six.

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  17. Students, Angels bring winter warmth to needyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Free Press

    ... to oncologist offices in the area, including in Joliet, Kankakee, New Lenox and Morris, and at the Wilmington and Braidwood public libraries. At these places you will find a Sheila's Angels basket filled with free hats for cancer patients going ...

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  18. Sweet deal raises $4,600 for schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Free Press

    A SILLY STRING war broke out between Reed-Custer Intermediate School's principal Robin Estep and vice principal Matt Peterson after both were sprayed by students who sold 10 or more Market Day pies. Altogether between the intermediate and primary school, the fun reward motivated students to sell more pies than ever before in Braidwood.

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  19. Medieval entertainment returns to BraidwoodRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Free Press

    12/3/2014 10:00:00 AM Medieval entertainment returns to Braidwood Madrigals prepare to host annual holiday feast in full Renaissance style and tradition by Tonya Michalec Staff writer One of Braidwood's schools will soon be transformed into an era of ...

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  20. BraidwoodRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Free Press

    Reed-Custer finished third in the Seneca Turkey Tourney this past weekend, recovering from an early loss to beat St. Anne and Marquette. Tuesday, December 2, 2014 The Reed-Custer junior varsity boys basketball team won the consolation championship at the Seneca Turkey Tourney this past weekend.

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