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  1. Two new Riverside Medical Center jobs of the weekRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Examiner.com

    Today is Hump Day and there are still plenty of hot jobs out there to apply for. The two new jobs of the week come from Kankakee-based hospital Riverside Medical Center.

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  2. Sheila J. GuimondRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Free Press

    ... Humane Society of Illinois. Surviving are her husband, William Guimond of Reddick, whom she married June 8, 1979 in Kankakee, IL; three daughters: Deb Agamy of Calgary Alberta, Canada; Michelle (Jeff) Steichen of Joliet, IL and Jennifer (fiance, ...

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  3. Lady Chargers fall to KankakeeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    Trying to overcome a 31 point deficit at halftime against NJCAA Honorable Mention Kankakee Community College was a tough task for the Ancilla women's basketball team, as they fell to the Cavaliers 100-69. Spurts of turnovers and poor shooting from the field in the first half put the host Chargers in the hole early.

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  4. Manteno MusingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Manteno News

    Kankakee Quiltmakers to Meet The group's annual Christmas Party and Pot Luck Banquet begins a bit earlier than usual - at 6 p.m., on Thursday, December 11, at Calvary Bible Church - 2587 E. Armour Road in Bourbonnais. The program features the fabulous "Make it, Bake It, Sew It, Grow It" auction.

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  5. Grant Park GleaningsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Grant Park Gazette

    Kankakee Quiltmakers to Meet The group's annual Christmas Party and Pot Luck Banquet begins a bit earlier than usual - at 6 p.m., on Thursday, December 11, at Calvary Bible Church - 2587 E. Armour Road in Bourbonnais. The program features the fabulous "Make it, Bake It, Sew It, Grow It" auction.

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  6. Peotone Town ChatterRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Beecher Herald

    Kankakee Quiltmakers to Meet The group's annual Christmas Party and Pot Luck Banquet begins a bit earlier than usual - at 6 p.m., on Thursday, December 11, at Calvary Bible Church - 2587 E. Armour Road in Bourbonnais. The program features the fabulous "Make it, Bake It, Sew It, Grow It" auction.

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  7. Bernis WarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Free Press

    Bernis Warner, 92, of Wilmington and formerly the Deselm area, passed away on her birthday, Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Born Dec. 8, 1922 in Flickerville, Rockville Township, Kankakee County, IL, Bernis was a daughter of William and Lida Anderson.

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  8. NewspapersRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Free Press

    ... and formerly the Deselm area, passed away on her birthday, Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. TAMPA, FL-Harold Paul Clark, 73, of Tampa, FL, formerly Lafayette, IN and Coal City, IL passed away Dec. 5, 2014 in Tampa. He ...

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  9. DebMed Addresses Impact of Hand Hygiene Compliance on Patient Safety at IHI National ForumRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Infection Control Today

    ... change to ultimately reduce the spread of deadly and costly infections. DebMed client Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, Ill., will be giving a 30-minute presentation, "Implementing Electronic Monitoring to Improve Patient Safety & Quality" on ...

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  10. Herbicides 2015: A New HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2014 | Crop Life

    Purdue University weed scientist Dr. Bill Johnson holds a freshly harvested pigweed plant in a Kankakee, IL-area plot where the university does research evaluations of various herbicide active ingredients. Throughout the Midwest herbicide resistant weeds are infiltrating fields like Luke Skywalker and his fleet of X-Wing fighters when they heroically took down the Death Star in "Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope."

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  11. Injured policeman extols huntingRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Daily Gazette

    Dave Stukenborg of rural Bourbonnais poses on his Action Trackstander, with crossbow, support and table outside a deer blind at Kankakee River State Park in Bourbonnais. Stukenborg, a 14-year Kankakee County sheriff's deputy, remains disabled after an accident in a high-speed response to a false report of a multiple murder in 2009.

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  12. Volunteers gather luggage for Illinois foster kidsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Volunteers in Kankakee County want to make sure that each of the county's more than 250 foster children has their own suitcase. The Daily Journal reports members of the Kankakee Rotary are hoping to collect 400 suitcases and duffel bags.

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  13. Beecher BriefsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Beecher Herald

    Fill the Bus State Representative Kate Cloonen invites local residents to join her for the annual "Fill the Bus" toy drive event this Saturday, November 29, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Kankakee Valley Park District RecCenter, 150 N. Indiana Avenue in Kankakee. Donations from the event will be distributed to the Salvation Army and local branches of Toys for Tots.

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  14. HomeStar Bank Scholarship OpportunitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Manteno News

    HomeStar Bank and Financial Services, in partnership with the Kankakee County NAACP, Kankakee County Hispanic Partnership, and the Community Bankers Association of Illinois, are accepting applications for four scholarship programs. Applications for all scholarships can be found online at www.homestarbank.com/scholarship.htm, and at the following HomeStar Bank and Financial Services locations: 435 E. North Street, Bradley; 576 Latham Drive, Bourbonnais; 303 Section Line Road, Manteno; 255 E. Station Street, Kankakee and 25640 S. Gougar Road, Manhattan.

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  15. Peotone Town ChatterRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Peotone Vedette

    ... to join her for the annual "Fill the Bus" toy drive event this Saturday, November 29, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Kankakee Valley Park District RecCenter, 150 N. Indiana Avenue in Kankakee. Donations from the event will be distributed to the ...

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  16. Rush Health Adds Riverside Medical Center to NetworkRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Newswise

    ... network of hospitals, physicians and other clinicians. Riverside Medical Center is a 325-bed hospital based in Kankakee that employs approximately 57 doctors and 35 non-physician clinicians, who also have joined Rush Health. "Rush Health has been ...

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  17. Thomas M. Utter September 12, 1949-November 20, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    ... and one brother, Robert Lee. Mr. Utter grew up in Frederick and attended Rushville High School before moving to Kankakee. He is a graduate of Kankakee High School. He was employed at numerous places during his lifetime, both in Illinois and Texas. ...

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  18. LKCS Launches New Website for CommonWealth Credit UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and ease of use. CommonWealth Credit Union (Bourbonnais, IL; http://www.cwcu.com ) started in a small office at the Kankakee General Food Company corn mill as General Foods Employees Credit Union in 1951. Over time, it has grown into the biggest ...

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  19. WGN-TV "Holiday Homes" Photo Contest Official WGN-TV RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... agencies are not eligible to participate. Entrants must be legal residents of Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, LaSalle, Lake, McHenry and Will counties in Illinois, and Jasper, LaPorte, Lake, Newton and Porter Counties in ...

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  20. Letter: Remember those less fortune this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... many of our residents begin their Christmas shopping, I would also like to remind them that I am teaming with the Kankakee Valley Park District, Linman's McDonalds, the Kankakee County Soldiers, River Valley Metro and Milner Broadcasting this year ...

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