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  1. Plainfield teacher accused of sexually assaulting studentRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... d not respond to a voicemail seeking comment on the charge. Authorities say the 32-year-old first-year teacher at Plainfield High School assaulted the student about two weeks ago in a storage room next to Smith's classroom.


  2. Plainfield HS teacher accused of sexually assaulting student: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Plainfield, Ill.- A Plainfield High School teacher is accused of engaging in a sexual encounter with a 17-year-old student. Brian D. Smith, 32, has been charged with Criminal Sexual Assault following the mid-February incident that took place in a storage room at Plainfield High School-Central.


  3. Teacher charged with sexually assaulting student at Plainfield HighRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A southwest suburban teacher has been charged with sexually assaulting a 17-year-old female student at the school where he taught, police said. Brian Smith, 32, faces one count of criminal sexual assault, a Class 1 felony, according to a statement from Plainfield police.


  4. Judge Denies Plainfield Teacher's Request for No-Contact Order Against TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 |

    A Will County judge on Friday denied a Plainfield teacher's request for a no-contact order against a student who allegedly threatened her via Twitter. Nickey Walker, a longtime Plainfield Central staffer, has spoken out against the school board's decision to allow the teen to return to school after a 10-day suspension for the Jan. 29 threat.


  5. Plainfield teacher charged with sexually assaulting student, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Bail was set at $600,000 on Friday for a science teacher who has been accused of having sexual relations with a 17-year-old female student at Plainfield Central High School, according to the Will County state's attorney's office. Brian D. Smith, 32, was arrested away from the school Thursday and charged with criminal sexual assault, a Class 1 felony that can carry a prison sentence up to 15 years, said Charles Pelkie, a spokesman for the state's attorney's office.


  6. Batinick Files "Stephanie's Law" to Close Sex Offender LoopholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 |

    State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) has teamed up with Will, Kendall and DuPage County State's Attorney James Glasgow, Eric Weis and Robert Berlin to strengthen the state's Sex Offender Registry. House Bill 2548, also known as ...


  7. "Lunch and Learn" program for seniors is planned to be a regular fixture at the new Community CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 |

    The Plainfield Park District has kicked off a new monthly lunch time program at the recently opened Plainfield Township Community Center in downtown Plainfield. The "Lunch and Learn" program for seniors is planned to be a regular fixture at the new Community Center, with an informative program to go along with the midday meal.


  8. Casey HeermannRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Free Press

    ... and Gavin and Kevin McGowan at home; his mother, Charlene (Tom) Connolly of Norway, IL; brother, Page Heermann of Plainfield; niece, Alison (Brent) Leiterman; aunts: Carol (Dan) Green of Aurora, Cindy (Paul) Hintze of Diamond and Pam Joneson of ...


  9. Common Core forum brings out parents and educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Morris Daily Herald

    MINOOKA – Several residents of the 75th District attended a legislative event discussing common core in schools by state Rep. John Anthony, R-Plainfield, on Monday at Minooka Community High School, Central Campus.


  10. Plainfield North Student Leads Four Seasons Park Handicapped Access ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 |

    Watching her dad's Plainfield Junior Cats football team play in August 2013, Brooks met and struck up a friendship with wheelchair-bound dad Jim Hannon. He could not access the fields to watch the games.


  11. Plainfield Blotter: DUI ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 |

    Michael Schoonover, 29, of the 4400 block of Cove Circle was arrested by Plainfield police at 11:51 p.m. at 143rd Street and Route 59 and charged with DUI and improper lane use, police said.


  12. Joan T. JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Messenger

    ... Jerry Johnson and his wife Janelle of West Des Moines; their children, Jessica Schenk and her husband Reid of Plainfield, IL; and Joshua Johnson of Los Angeles, CA; her daughter, June Easley and her husband, Alan of Fort Dodge; their children, ...


  13. Plainfield Blotter: DUIs, Retail TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 |

    Rafael Ornelas, 26, of the 23000 block of Arbor Creek, Plainfield, was arrested by Shorewood police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of DUI, improper lane use, no insurance, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to jail records. Scott Smith, 43, of the 2600 block of Essington, Joliet, was arrested by Joliet police and booked into the Will County jail no charges of aggravated DUI, DUI, driving on a revoked or suspended license, possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia, parking violations, illegal transportation of alcohol and driving an uninsured vehicle, according to jail records.


  14. Park District Board Feb 18th Special Visioning Meeting VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 |

    Below are links to the Plainfield Township Park District's Special meeting of February 18th, 2015. Total run time is roughly 85 minutes.


  15. Joe Butler scores 31 in Indians victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Morris Daily Herald

    PLAINFIELD – The Minooka boys basketball team had a cold start in its Southwest Prairie Conference game Friday night at Plainfield Central.


  16. Local legislators ready to debate state budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Legal Record

    ... in a press release posted on her web site. Bertino-Tarrant, whose 49th District includes portions of Oswego and Plainfield, said, "It is not just about making tough decisions, but making the right decisions." While calling for a reduction in higher ...


  17. Plainfield teacher seeks order of protection against studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A Plainfield Central High School teacher is seeking an order of protection against a student she says threatened to stab her. The 16-year-old student was suspended for 10 days earlier this month following the discovery of a threat posted on Instagram.


  18. City's water tower project must be re-bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Madison Press

    ... of the re-bidding mandate during the days following council's approval. Council approved a contract with CB&I of Plainfield, Illinois for the tower portion of the system. CB&I's bid was the lowest of the three received by the BPU. Other bids came in ...


  19. Plainfield Junior Womans Club to Host Casino NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 |

    Mark your calendars and get your tickets for the 6th annual Casino Night hosted by the GFWC-IL Plainfield Junior Woman's Club on Friday, March 6. Tickets are $50 per person and include a casual evening of food, music, casino action, a cash bar, raffles and auctions featuring top-notch prizes. This annual fundraiser has become known for its amazing raffles and auctions by repeat event goers, with approximately 50 raffle baskets, 20 silent auctions and five live auctions.


  20. 3S International partners with other electronics recyclersRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Recycling Today

    Mount Pleasant, Michigan-based 3S International , a national electronics and lamp processor, has formed strategic partnerships with a number of regional and national recycling companies including IMS Electronics , San Diego; Kuusakoski Recycling , Plainfield, Illinois; Sims Recycling Solutions , West Chicago, Illinois; and Valley City Electronic Recycling , Kentwood, Michigan. 3S says the partnerships are a part of its strategic growth plan.


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