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  1. Casey HeermannRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Free Press

    ... Heermann of Plainfield; niece, Alison (Brent) Leiterman; aunts: Carol (Dan) Green of Aurora, Cindy (Paul) Hintze of Diamond and Pam Joneson of Morris; cousins: Mark (Kim) Pavlis, Jill Pavlis and Josh (Marti) Hintze; his future in-laws, Dan and Ann ...

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  2. PeanutsPetoftheWeek_MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Magic 95.1

    ... until 4:00 and Fri. afternoons from 1:00 until 6:00. For more information visit their website at www.pawspaws.org . Diamond is a 40 lb lab/pit bull mix who is 2 yrs old and so sweet. Her owners moved and gave up their 2 dogs. She came in with a ...

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  3. Village turns donation into dollars for local organizationsRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Free Press

    Ann Gill Editor When disaster struck the villages of Diamond and Coal City in November 2013, AT&T was one of the first companies to reach out and its support continues today. The village of Diamond donated its half of the check to support the work of Help for Hope, a soon-to-be non-profit organization that seeks to provide individuals in need with a place to go to be connected with the service that best suit their immediately and long term needs.

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  4. More homes, but fewer building permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Free Press

    ... was the only new business to break ground in 2014. As an incentive, the city waived all permit fees to encourage the Diamond dealership to move to Braidwood. According to deputy clerk Donna Geiss, Family Dollar is in the process of obtaining a ...

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  5. Construction continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Free Press

    ... fees in 2014 generated $35,491, funds that are used to offset the cost of operating the department. Last year Diamond witnessed a 225 percent increase in the number of permits it issued. Eighty percent of those permits were classified as tornado ...

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  6. Diamonda s 2015 will focus on economic developmentRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Morris Daily Herald

    The November 2013 tornado set back the village from its timeline, Kernc said. But in 2015, as the last of the residents affected by the tornado are moving home, village officials are able to refocus on the goals they had set to make Diamond a destination for businesses and visitors alike.

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  7. NewspapersRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Free Press

    ... 85, of Braidwood, IL, passed away Monday, Dec. 29, 2014 at Heritage Health in Dwight, IL. Born May 30, 1929 in Diamond, IL, she was the daughter of Domenic and Anna (nee Schimmel) Favero. KANKAKEE-Faye C. Gilmour, 94, of Kankakee and formerly of ...

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  8. Renewed focusRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Free Press

    Ann Gill Editor Blue jeans, boots, food and pharmacy-that's what Diamond Mayor Terry Kernc wants to bring to the village. Economic development has been the mayor's objective since taking office six years ago.

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  9. Geraldine R. FaveroRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Free Press

    Geraldine R. Favero, 85, of Braidwood, IL, passed away Monday, Dec. 29, 2014 at Heritage Health in Dwight, IL. Born May 30, 1929 in Diamond, IL, she was the daughter of Domenic and Anna Favero.

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  10. Disaster Fund receives donations from Community Foundation and Operation St. NickRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... gave out more than $400,000 to area families and businesses recovering from the tornado that hit the Coal City and Diamond area. Schmitz said the Disaster Fund will assist with clothing, food, prescriptions and other immediate needs victims have ...

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  11. Trees that twinkle and other holiday stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Free Press

    Ann Gill Editor Decorated trees, wreaths and other seasonal items will adorn the Diamond Banquet Hall for the 12th annual Festival of Trees. Christmas trees, both big and small, are the focus of the festival hosted by the Coal City Community Promfest Committee, a group comprised of high school parents and community members who put together the annual post-prom celebration for Coal City High School's junior and senior students and their guests.

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  12. Trees that twinkle and other holiday stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Free Press

    Ann Gill Editor Decorated trees, wreaths and other seasonal items will adorn the Diamond Banquet Hall for the 12th annual Festival of Trees. Christmas trees, both big and small, are the focus of the festival hosted by the Coal City Community Promfest Committee, a group comprised of high school parents and community members who put together the annual post-prom celebration for Coal City High School's junior and senior students and their guests.

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  13. Another layer of incentiveRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Free Press

    Ann Gill Editor In its ongoing effort to stimulate economic growth in the village of Diamond, town leaders intend to petition the state for an enterprise zone. Diamond Mayor Terry Kernc said the village has drafted a zone that would take in property south of Route 113 from Will Road east to Interstate 55, as well as a small section north of the highway.

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  14. Another layer of incentiveRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Free Press

    Ann Gill Editor In its ongoing effort to stimulate economic growth in the village of Diamond, town leaders intend to petition the state for an enterprise zone. Diamond Mayor Terry Kernc said the village has drafted a zone that would take in property south of Route 113 from Will Road east to Interstate 55, as well as a small section north of the highway.

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  15. Christian Life Assembly on the road to recoveryRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Free Press

    ... takes even more time and patience. One year after a tornado knocked around the walls at Christian Life Assembly in Diamond, things still aren't quite back to normal for the congregation on Route 113. But, they're getting there, slowly but surely. ...

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  16. Woman Finds Husband's Love Letter Following WBBM Story On Lost Items From Washington TornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... husband. The box was lost following the tornado in Washington. (Credit: Found items from the Washington Illinois and Diamond Illinois Tornadoes Facebook.)

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  17. Many to thank a year after Diamond tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Morris Daily Herald

    COAL CITY - " There were no village boundaries, according to Diamond Mayor Terry Kernc.

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  18. Rebuilding continues one year after deadly tornado outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | My FOX Chicago

    ... immediate things - like restoring power, finding housing, and making sure there is enough food to go around. But in Diamond and Coal City, Ill., a group of teens found that sometimes, its is just as important to serve what the heart needs. In ...

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  19. One Year Later, Chicago-Area Woman Continues Work To Reunite People...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... ong the items waiting to be claimed at the Washington library. (Credit: Found items from the Washington Illinois and Diamond Illinois Tornadoes Facebook.)

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  20. Families in Diamond returning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Morris Daily Herald

    Lisa Pape looks into her backyard which still shows signs of damage nearly a year after a tornado stuck Diamond on Nov. 17, 2013.

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