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  1. Post 935 Hosts Memorial Day ServicesRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Peotone Vedette

    Each year, Manhattan American Legion Post 935 hosts services at cemeteries throughout the area, as well as at the Veteran's Memorial in Manhattan. Services honor America's fallen veterans and also remind residents that Memorial Day is not just about hot dogs and opening the swimming pool.


  2. Willing Wilton Workers Veteran Citizenship ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Peotone Vedette

    ... as well as cards, may be mailed to: Willing Wilton Workers 4-H Club, Vet Project, 240 S. Eastern Avenue, Manhattan, IL 60442. Would you like an opportunity to thank a veteran at Manteno Veterans' Home? The Willing Wilton Workers 4-H Club will give ...


  3. Area Resident Gets Hip-Pain Relief Thanks to Innovative ProcedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 |

    After three years of enduring shooting pain from his hip down the outside of his leg to his ankle, Jim Langs reached his limit of trying to relieve his pain with numerous medications. "As my medication wore off, the pain became so bad that I would drag my leg as if it were "dead" in order to cope with the pain," said the Manhattan resident.


  4. Vehrs takes the mayor's seatRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Free Press

    ... to act as mediator to the council when necessary. Ficarello, a retired Will County Sheriff's Deputy who lives in Manhattan, will enter a one-year contract with the city for $60,000, with no insurance coverage. Ficarello was approved by a vote of ...


  5. Online Fundraiser Started for Family of Manhattan Man Killed in CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 |

    Friends of a Manhattan man killed last weekend in a rollover crash have started an online fundraiser in support of his family. "Time after time Dan's mom has been there for us," wrote the organizer. 13 comments

  6. Manhattan - Monee Road Sign Issue Costing Truckers MoneyRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    ... out, can cost truckers or their employers a load of money. Imagine yourself driving a truck on U S 52, towards Manhattan. And you want to get to U S 45 as quickly as possible. So you turn left and head east on Manhattan-Monee Road. It's well know by ...


  7. Local Jobs: Dancing Marlin Restaurant, First Chicago Insurance, Macy'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 |

    ... Thursdays, and Saturdays. Compensation based on experience. Email resume to . First Bank of Manhattan is seeking a mortgage processor. Duties include working with lending officers to process mortgages and other credit requests, ...


  8. Northwestern Wraps Up Road Tour at No. 14 IowaRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Northwestern University

    ... the plate. Magallones looks to lead the Wildcats' rotation for the second consecutive season. As a junior, the Manhattan, Ill., native ranked tied for second on the team with four wins and second with 77.2 innings pitched. Ruchim made the list after ...


  9. Lockdown! Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 |

    Susan Aden, 42, of 137 Kansas St. in Frankfort was charged with driving under the influence, improper lane usage and driving without insurance about 1 a.m. near the corner of Lincoln Highway and Woodbridge Drive. Michael Fitzgerald, 46, of 330 Park St. in Manhattan was charged with driving with an expired license and without insurance, and also arrested on an unspecified Will County warrant, about 4:15 p.m. near the corner of LaGrange Road and Lincoln Highway.


  10. Lincoln-Way Central to Present 'The Drowsy Chaperone' April 16-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 |

    ... and sophomores are Amy Zajac (Chaperone) and Amanda Ryan (Kitty.) Students playing principal roles from Manhattan are senior Cody Skaggs (Man in Chair,) juniors Thomas Erhardt (George,) Ben Davis (Aldolpho,) and Colin Simkus (Gangster,) and ...


  11. Local Jobs: First Bank, Bear Home Improvements, Macy's, MichaelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 |

    ... experience. Email resume to to set up an interview and perhaps a stage. First Bank of Manhattan is seeking a mortgage processor. Duties include working with lending officers to process mortgages and other credit requests, ...


  12. Late Rally Leads Northwestern to Series-Opening Win at MSURead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Northwestern University

    ... Senior Brandon Magallones earned the win for the `Cats after pitching seven innings with two strikeouts. The Manhattan, Illinois, native is now just one strikeout shy of cracking Northwestern's all-time top 10 for career strikeouts. Junior Jake ...


  13. Pretty Quiet Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 |

    Benjamin Angel, 34, of 331 Wisconsin Road in Frankfort was charged with driving while license suspended about 8:15 p.m. in the 100 block of Luther Lane. Adrian Munoz, 18, of 115 S. State St. in Manhattan was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia shortly after 3 a.m. near the corner of LaGrange Road and Frankfort Main.


  14. Local Jobs: Standard Bank and Trust, Macy's, Michet Dental, Express CabinetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 |

    ... week in order to appear in that week's Local Jobs. Contact Lauren with any additional questions. First Bank of Manhattan is seeking a mortgage processor. Duties include working with lending officers to process mortgages and other credit requests, ...


  15. College NewsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Peotone Vedette

    Alexandria Hausner of Manhattan has received the Residence Life Leadership Award and Midwest Achievement Award for the 2015-2016 academic year at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo.


  16. Lincoln-Way West Inducts 93 into National Honor SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 |

    ... 34 years working in finance and banking. He is currently the Senior Vice President of Loans for First Bank of Manhattan. David was a founding member of the New Lenox Rotary Club and has been on the Lincoln-Way Foundation Board of Directors for the ...


  17. Northwestern Earns Series-Opening Win at Seattle, 6-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Northwestern University

    ... season. The right-hander scattered six hits and allowed only two runs with four strikeouts over seven innings. The Manhattan, Ill., native secured his first win of the season against Seattle Thursday night. Offensively, five different players posted ...


  18. Another lawsuit challenges regulators of medical marijuanaRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Another prospective medical marijuana grower has filed a lawsuit against Illinois regulators, contending the state failed to follow its own rules in awarding a license to grow the drug. The Chicago Tribune reports White Oak was seeking to open a cultivation center in rural Will County near Manhattan. 3 comments

  19. Manhattan Pizza, Wings & More in ChicagolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 |

    If you think you'll be enjoying New York-style pizza at Manhattan Pizza, Wings & More, think again. This restaurant is just outside of Joliet, Ill., south of Chicago's Loop, in downtown Manhattan next to Gallagher's bar. 6 comments

  20. Amy Schumer, queen of sex jokes, is ready to rule ChicagoRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... more wrong. "Two nights ago, I was carrying a space heater up to my sister's fifth-floor walkup in snow pants in Manhattan," Schumer said. "So, no, [the success] hasn't set in yet. I wouldn't have been allowed in a restaurant with how horrible I ...