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  1. Plainfield Dist 202 Teachers Reject DealRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    Plainfield School District 202 has confirmed that the district's teachers union has rejected the proposed contract recently approved by the Plainfield 202 School Board. Sources have told 1340 WJOL that 17-hundred-two teachers voted; with 965 NO votes, and 737 YES votes.

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  2. Mary Kubica, Author of 'The Good Girl,' to Host Signing at Plainfield Public Library Nov. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Mary Kubica, author of "The Good Girl," and originally from Plainfield, will host a book signing on Wednesday, Nov. 19 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Plainfield Public Library. The book signing will take place in the large meeting room.

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  3. Plainfield Public Library to Show 'The Monuments Men' Nov. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    The public is invited to a Friday movie matinee featuring "The Monuments Men," rated PG-13, at the Plainfield Public Library on Nov. 14 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. The event will take place in the Library's large meeting room. The Library is located in downtown Plainfield at 15025 S. Illinois St. "The Monuments Men," is based on a true story about seven art historians and museum curators who went behind enemy lines during World War II to recover some of the world's greatest works of art.

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  4. Plainfield Public Library Hosts 'Healthy Fall Salads' Program Nov. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Community members are invited to a program called "Healthy Fall Salads" on Monday, Nov. 10 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Plainfield Public Library, located at 15025 S. Illinois St. The program will take place in the large meeting room in the lower level of the Library. The program will feature samples and recipes from Peter Rubi, and a demonstration on how to create a flavorful, healthy salad.

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  5. Plainfield Blotter: Domestic Battery ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... the county jail on a charge of domestic battery, police said. Kara Mantzke, 23, of the 25000 block of Pavilion, Plainfield, was arrested by Plainfield police and booked into the county jail on a charge of domestic battery, according to jail records.

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  6. Romeoville Sets Trick-or-Treating Hours; No Trick-or-Treating at Safety TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    Like nearby Plainfield and Joliet, the Village of Romeoville has set trick-or-treating hours of 4 to 7 p.m. for Friday, Oct. 31.

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  7. Chicago-Area Metal Roofing Customers Get Quality - " Plus 5-Year...Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Building Operating Management

    ... with the workers who are members of Local 265," said Ken Wiesbrook, a vice president at Wiesbrook Sheet Metal, in Plainfield, Ill. "We all talked about this idea all the participating companies, with the union. We thought it was possible to offer ...

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  8. Woman in Wheelchair Thrown Face-First Onto Sidewalk After Rolling Down Bad Ramp: LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    A woman was thrown face-first to the concrete after rolling down a faulty wheelchair ramp at a Plainfield office building, according to a lawsuit filed in Will County court. Maureen Sullivan, the guardian of Jennifer Lynn Washington, brought the lawsuit against Oakland Properties and Martin Commercial Center Condominium Association.

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  9. Will County Judge Was Wrong to Jail Plainfield Woman For Cursing in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Plainfield woman, 23-year-old Valerie Perez, was in court for a speeding ticket in September 2012 when Judge Carmen Goodman called for a recess, according to an opinion handed down this month by the Third District Appellate Court. Perez left the courtroom and said, "I waited all f---ing morning and now she takes a break," according to the opinion.

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  10. Will County Towns Make List of Chicagoland's Worst Commutes: NerdWalletRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... "They waste 51 hours each year as a result of congestion." But when it comes to which towns have it the worst, Plainfield and Romeoville were No. 2 and No. 4 on the list, respectively. NerdWallet said it analyzed the two biggest commuting costs - ...

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

    Oct 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    Jonathan Bailey, 46, of the 5300 block of Maple Glen Drive, Plainfield, was arrested by Plainfield police at 10:17 p.m. at 135th Street and Route 59 and charged with DUI and improper lane use, police said.

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  12. Good Cause: Breast cancer awareness in a basket Oct. 22Read the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Naperville Sun

    Just 10 days after her father-in-law's funeral in 2013, Heather Hackett's life changed after a phone call on Father's Day: she had breast cancer. The Plainfield resident, whose husband Mike owns It's a Bling Thing in downtown Naperville, was told it was stage 1 cancer, that while there were a number of tumors in her right breast, the doctors didn't believe she would need chemotherapy.

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  13. Rep. Anthony, Morris Hospital to host Ebola preparedness town hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... are planning to deal with the possibility of the Ebola virus impacting our community,” Anthony, R-Plainfield, said in the release. “Families have a lot of unanswered questions and concerns right now. Our Ebola preparedness town hall ...

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  14. Plainfield Fire Board Release Refers to Stratton 'Investigation,' Offers No DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    Plainfield Deputy Fire Chief Jon Stratton and Plainfield Police Chief John Konopek talk after the fire board voted to reinstate Stratton on Monday. Credit: Shannon Antinori A day after voting to reinstate Deputy Chief Jon Stratton, the Plainfield Fire Protection District Board of Trustees issued a statement saying he members are "happy to have completed the investigation involving DC Stratton," but offering no information on the scope or reason for the investigation.

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  15. Plainfield High School LacrosseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    Learn more about the Plainfield Lacrosse Boys High School team. We will be at each high school to hand out information and answer questions.

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  16. Meet Author John Ferak at the Plainfield Public Library Sunday, Oct. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    The public is invited to meet author and investigative journalist John Ferak at the Plainfield Public Library on Sunday, Oct. 26 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the large meeting room. The Library is located at 15025 S. Illinois St. in Plainfield.

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  17. Spring-Green Lawn Care Set to Bring Comprehensive Franchise...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Performance Institute, visit http://www.springgreenfranchise.com . About Spring-Green Lawn Care Founded in 1977, Plainfield, Illinois-based Spring-Green Lawn Care has been delivering lawn and tree care services nationwide for over 37 years. Its ...

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  18. Plainfield Township Appoints Highway CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    Late Plainfield Township Highway Commissioner Sam Reichert with Plainfield Mayor Mike Collins at the dedication of the two-lane Renwick Road Bridge in October 2012. Credit: Patch file photo.

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  19. Wickedly Creative Chicago-Area Haunted Houses Offer Thrills and ChillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... Oct. 24, 25 and 26; family friendly haunted from 2 to 5 pm. Oct. 25 and 26. Location: 14300 S. Coli Plus Drive, Plainfield, IL Admission: Full scare - $10; Full scare - $10 Family-friendly - $.5 Age 6 and under free for both events Full Haunt is ...

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  20. Pulse: Now famous dog, best friends and FootGolfRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Naperville Sun

    ... improve and get better," he said. The kickoff event to introduce FootGolf at Naperbrook, 22204 W. 111th St., Plainfield, is a tournament Saturday, Oct. 18, run by the Illinois FootGolf Association. The Naperbrook tournament, which is the ninth IFGA ...

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