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  1. In And Around ManhattanRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Manhattan American

    Manhattan Township Historical Society invites area residents to the Historical Museum Open House on Friday, October 24, from 4 to 8 p.m., at their new home - 255 State Street - formerly the old village hall. A ribbon cutting will be held at 4:30 p.m. The event will feature light refreshments, displays, door prizes, historical games, a survey, and socializing with neighbors and friends.

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  2. Fundraiser Sunday for Manhattan cancer patient, familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Southtown Star

    Michele and Tom Sutter , of Manhattan, are pictured with daughters Abigail , 14, and Cassidy, 15. A benefit to support the Sutters in Tom's fight against cancer will be held at Jenny's Southside Tap in Mokena. The Sutter Team of friends and family is holding "Tom Is In It To Win It," a fundraiser to help Tom and Michele Sutter, of Manhattan, get back on their feet during Tom's fight against cancer.

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  3. In And Around ManhattanRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Manhattan American

    St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Manhattan will hold the last Outdoor Flea and Farmers Market of the year on Saturday, October 11, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 140 S. Thelma Street . Venders are welcome and space is available for $10.

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  4. Football: Lincoln-Way Central's Sean Studer proves...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Southtown Star

    ... different physically than he was back in eighth grade: 5-9, 180 pounds. "I haven't grown much," said Studer, a Manhattan resident. "I'm pretty much the same size I was in eighth grade. I thought I was going to be some huge kid in high school. A lot ...

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  5. Dollar Shop marks 10 years in New LenoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Southtown Star

    When Dee Dee and Rick Krueger opened the Dollar Stop in New Lenox in 2004, it was a sad day. Later, when they opened a second store in Manhattan, that day their children survived a severe car crash with surprisingly minor injuries.

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  6. One person dead, one in intensive care after Burr Ridge crashRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Doings Weekly

    Burr Ridge police officials report a woman died following a one-car crash Oct. 1. At about 10:45 p.m. Oct. 1, Burr Ridge police officers responded to an accident in the Village Center, just southeast of County Line Road and Interstate 55. A four-door 2011 Mercedes went off the road, overturned in the parking lot and struck Eddie Merlot's restaurant, at 201 Bridewell Drive, Burr Ridge Deputy Police Chief Marc Loftus said. Officers found two victims, a 23-year-old woman from Manhattan, Ill.

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  7. Historical Society Open House October 24Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Manhattan American

    Because of the generosity of the Village of Manhattan, the Manhattan Township Historical Society will open its first museum with an open house on October 24, from 4 to 8 p.m. It will be the first day that their displays will be open to the public. An official ribbon cutting also is planned to mark the occasion.

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  8. Walking To Fight Hunger October 5Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Manhattan American

    The Greater Manhattan Area CROP Hunger Walk will begin at Curves, 25624 S. Gougar Road in Manhattan, on Sunday, October 5. Participants raise funds in person and online before the walk and turn collections in at the 1:30 p.m. registration. Walkers may be part of a team or walk independently.

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  9. In And Around ManhattanRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Manhattan American

    The Manhattan Fire Protection District offer a free Family and Friends CPR course on November 5, from 6 to 8 p.m. The course is ideal for students, new parents, grandparents, babysitters and others interested in learning how to save a life and who don't need a course completion card. The course will cover CPR and choking for adults, infants and children.

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  10. Peotone Fire And EMS CallsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Peotone Vedette

    Total to date: 619 EMS calls and 316 fire calls September 15: 5:01 p.m., EMS call for a 60-year-old woman with a cut finger, transported to Riverside. September 16: 6:34 a.m., accident at 88th and Joliet Road, transported a 14-year-old boy, a 17-year-old boy and a 43-year-old man to Riverside with minor injuries, Manhattan transported a 43-year-old woman with minor injuries to Riverside.

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  11. 2nd meeting on medical pot center draws foes and supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Southtown Star

    Patricia and Dave Fitzgerald look at renderings of the proposed White Oak Growers medical marijuana facility. The Fitzgeralds live next to the property, at Route 52 and Offner Road, in Wilton Township near Manhattan.

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  12. MHS Grateful For Koerner Family DonationRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Manhattan American

    The Manhattan Historical Society is celebrating the recent acquisition of World War II memorabilia donated by one of the village's most prominent families. The collection includes perfectly preserved photographs, letters, documents, a flag, medals and newspapers that chronicle the life and military service of Woodrow Henry Koerner.

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  13. In And Around ManhattanRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Manhattan American

    Peotone High School Class of '79 will celebrate its 35th reunion with a casual meet 'n greet on Saturday, October 18, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at Peotone American Legion Post - North and Railroad Streets in Peotone. No reservations are required, but those attending are asked to bring an appetizer to share - if they wish.

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  14. Early morning fire damages Coal City homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Free Press

    ... assisted by Wilmington, Braidwood, Morris, Gardner, Braceville, Channahon, Elwood, East Joliet, Dwight, Troy and Manhattan fire departments. Along with the Coal City Police, Grundy County Sheriffs and Emergency Management Agency. No injuries were ...

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  15. In And Around ManhattanRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Manhattan American

    Wilton Center Federated Church will sponsor its annual Roast Pork Supper from 4:45 to 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, September 20, with carry-outs also available. The supper will be held at the Church, 14101 W. Joliet Road in Manhattan .

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  16. Beecher BriefsRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Beecher Herald

    ... 4:45 to 6:45 p.m., with carry-outs also available. The supper will be held at the Church - 14101 W. Joliet Road, Manhattan (U.S. Hwy. 52 - six miles south of Manhattan, or 3- miles west of the Rt. 45/52 split). Tickets are $10 for adults, $4 ...

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  17. Medical marijuana dispensary proposed in ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... in nearby Wilton Township has faced opposition from residents there. She told the Village Board she chose Manhattan as a location two weeks ago, after hours of driving through the county. “It serves the whole southeastern corridor,” ...

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  18. Will County may tighten zoning rules for medical potRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    ... back to the board's land use and development committee for further review. Moustis' proposal came a day after Manhattan and Wilton Township residents voiced concerns about a proposed growing center at Illinois 52 and Offner Road, an unincorporated ...

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  19. In And Around ManhattanRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Manhattan American

    St. Paul's United Church of Christ, 140 S. Thelma in Manhattan, will holding its monthly Flea/Farmers Market on Saturday, September 13, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come on out for lots of deals and fresh veggies! ***** The Will County Center for Community Concerns will process Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program applications for seniors 60-plus and for households that collect disability from 1 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, September 18, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 511 N. Conrad Street, Peotone. Applicants must bring social security cards for all household members, electric and gas bills and income verification from all sources.

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  20. Manhattan Considers Annexing Pot FarmRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Manhattan American

    The Village of Manhattan staff is researching the possibility of annexing the possible marijuana cultivation farm on Offner Road and Route 52 into the village, according to Administrator Kevin Sing. In the earliest stages of investigation, the village is expecting to learn their options should they decide to annex.

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