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  1. Grant Park GleaningsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Grant Park Gazette

    ... forget the camera. For additional information, call 815-933-9905 or visit btpd.org. Voter Registration/Early Voting Kankakee County Clerk, announced the Consolidated Election will be held on Tuesday, April 7, for municipal officers, park ...

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  2. Maple Street Entrance For MMSRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Manteno News

    With the April 7 Consolidated Election approaching, Kankakee County Clerk Bruce Clark issued a reminder that the Manteno Middle School polling place has a new traffic pattern in effect. Municipal officers, park commissioners, library trustees and school board members will be elected.

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  3. Manteno MusingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Manteno News

    ... the camera. For additional information, call 815-933-9905 or visit btpd.org. Voter Registration/Early Voting The Kankakee County Clerk announced the Consolidated Election will be held on Tuesday, April 7, for municipal officers, park commissioners, ...

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  4. Wilma R. McDaniel, WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Republic

    Wilma R. McDaniel, 80, of Westport, died at 8:31 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus. Survivors include her daughter, Amanda Kay Fiore of Westport; her sons, John Henry McDaniel, II of Greensburg, George W. McDaniel, Jr. of Westport, Gary Vinson of Sheldon, Missouri and Marty Vinson of Kankakee, Illinois; her sisters, Alene Woolsey, Betty Baher, Fayetta Myers, June Perez, Linda Perkins and Sheron Clemons all of Missouri; her brother, Lonnie Reid of Missouri; 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

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  5. Kankakee Sends Back Letterman's Gag Gift As Retirement PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CBS Local

    ... Chicago has [...] CHICAGO (CBS) - Things came full circle Tuesday night for David Letterman and the good people of Kankakee, as the city turned a gag gift from 16 years ago into a retirement gift for the Late Show host. Last week, "Todd The Intern" ...

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  6. Body of missing woman pulled from Kankakee RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Chicago Tribune

    The body of a missing woman was pulled from the Kankakee River Friday, more than a month after her car was found about a mile upstream, authorities said. The body of Jessica Hinojosa, 25, was spotted around 10 a.m. by security guards at Presence St. Mary's Hospital.

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  7. Grant Park GleaningsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Grant Park Gazette

    ... forget the camera. For additional information, call 815-933-9905 or visit btpd.org. Voter Registration/Early Voting Kankakee County Clerk, announced the Consolidated Election will be held on Tuesday, April 7, for municipal officers, park ...

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  8. Search yields no clues in woman's disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Free Press

    ESDA WATER RESCUE and Wilmington Fire Protection District personnel arrive at Rivals Lookout Park to help in the search for a missing Kankakee woman. A K-9 disaster response team with the Disaster Dogs of Illinois US&R picked up a scent along the Kankakee River near Rivals Lookout Park in Wesley Township A two-man team was walking the east bank of the river from the park upstream.

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  9. Meet Ellen Dickson, Women of Influence honoree, and learn how her...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Business Journal

    ... under construction, the Illinois Army National Guard Readiness Center and Army Aviation Support Facility in Kankakee, Illinois. A $51 million construction cost and 160,000 square feet, it will serve as a state-of-the art training center and Black ...

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  10. Shop strives to keep sewing aliveRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Daily Gazette

    Denita Ruder, co-owner of The Sewing Shop in Kankakee, helps her granddaughter Loddie Hayes, 8, align her quilt pieces for her sewing project Feb. 12 at the West Station Street alterations shop. Ruder, who has been in the sewing business for 38 years, said she opened the doors 9 years ago to anyone that wants to learn the trade.

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  11. EXCHANGE: Local shop strives to keep sewing aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | KSL-TV

    Although sewing isn't an iconic brand like Chevrolet, it has long been a part of a way of life for a number of consumers. But is it fading like the once beloved American pastime of baseball? "It's a lost art," said Denita Ruder, owner-operator of The Sewing Shop in Kankakee, along with her husband, Jerry.

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  12. Richard CunningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Free Press

    Richard J. Cunning 72, of Custer Park, IL, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, IL. Born Oct. 8, 1942 in Joliet, IL to the late William and Muriel "Dolly" Cunning.

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  13. NewspapersRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Free Press

    Richard J. Cunning 72, of Custer Park, IL, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, IL. BRAIDWOOD-Donald Joseph Wirth Sr., 93, of Braidwood, IL took his final flight on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 to join his "Lil Honey," Helen.

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  14. Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed After Illinois Man Killed on Riding LawnmowerRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Law Firm Newswire

    ... hold the driver accountable and obtain compensation for the grieving family." Murrell, a 32-year-old resident of Kankakee, Illinois, was arrested on charges of reckless homicide and aggravated driving under the influence. He has been held in the ...

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  15. Manteno MusingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Manteno News

    ... dash of gospel music!! Welcome Spring!! To RSVP, call Loretta LaBrec at 815-953-4835 or hw-manteno-slf.com. ****** Kankakee Quilt Makers The Kankakee Quilt Makers will hold their monthly meeting this Thursday, March 12, at 7 p.m., at Calvary Bible ...

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  16. Best Buddies FundraiserRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Manteno News

    Join Manteno High School's Best Buddies to enjoy great pizza and support a great cause on Tuesday, March 24. Supporters of this group are invited to gather at the Manteno, Bourbonnais and Kankakee Monica's for the Best Buddies Community Day fundraiser. Community Day is a perfect opportunity for you to give back to MHS Best Buddies and the community.

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  17. Grant Park GleaningsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Grant Park Gazette

    ... in toy train operation and collecting, or bring an old train, running or not, to show and tell a story. ****** Kankakee Quilt Makers The Kankakee Quilt Makers will hold their monthly meeting this Thursday, March 12, at 7 p.m., at Calvary Bible ...

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  18. Plainfield Blotter: Revoked Licenses, No InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Patch.com

    Merrit Atra, 30, of the 26300 block of West Arbor Lane, Channahon, was arrested by police and released on an I-bond on charges of driving with a suspended license and no insurance. Janice Oliver, 28, of the 140 block of Rosewood Avenue, Kankakee, was arrested by police on charges of driving on a cancelled, suspended or revoked registration.

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  19. Bunge buys Heartland Harvest to service 'better for you snacks' demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Bakery & Snacks

    Bunge North America has bought Illinois-based Heartland Harvest to bolster its expertise in extruded foods and serve consumer demand for better-for-you snacks. Heartland Harvest, which Bunge describes as a North American leader in its space, manufactures die-cut pellets used to make extruded foods in its facility in Kankakee, Illinois.

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  20. SINKFIELD, WesleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Dayton Daily News

    ... and 9 siblings. Cherishing his memory, devoted companion/best friend, Barbara Rutledge, son, Carl "Tony" Conway of Kankakee, Illinois, daughter, Ciarra Pogue of Dayton, Ohio and grandson, Carlos Eggleston. Special friends, Jim Williams and Dorothy ...

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