Wilmington Region

LAST WEEK’S FOG didn’t keep drivers from seeing the bright orange signs announcing the coming closure of Kankakee Street at the tracks for the state’s high speed rail project.
02/20/2018 - 7:53pm
    North Kankakee Street will close at the Union Pacific Railroad tracks for more than three months for big changes resulting from the state’s high speed rail project.     The Illinois Department of Transportation and Union Pacific Railroad are...

Coal City Region

Photo by Ann Gill J. MICETICH OD & Associates Family Eye Care Center has been recognized by CooperVision, Inc. with its Best Practices Award for 2018. The eye care center is just one of 10 in the nation to receive the award from the contact lens maker. Representatives from CooperVision were in Coal City last week to present Dr. Jonathan Micetich and his staff with the award. Taking part in the presentation were (front from left) Emily Harrington, Brenda Collier, Dr. Jonathan Micetich, Dr. Nicholas Rutkowski, Dr. Jennifer Chu, Sarah Hammack and Cindy Bernardy. In back are Kerrie Minuth, Michelle Michalski, Mary Fortin, Angela Ridgley, Jan Dunn and Sue Mrowczynski.
02/20/2018 - 6:49pm
     Excellence in patient care, innovative business practices and a willingness to embrace new technology has  led  J. Micetich OD & Associates Family Eye Care Center to being named one of the nation’s top eye care providers.     The Coal City...

Braidwood Region

02/20/2018 - 6:51pm
It’s not often that folks can plan a night out in Braidwood to grab a bite and catch a play. But the Reed-Custer High School drama department will make it a reality for local seniors, with a special performance of this year’s musical for the senior...

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