Peotone Police Blotter
James Pusateri, 38, of Bourbonnais, was arrested on February 16 at 1:17 a.m. in the area of Oriole Dr. and Peotone-Wilmington Rd. for driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs, no insurance, driving while license was suspended and possession of cannabis.
Team Pearce Fundraiser
Members of Team Pearce-- Lynn and Jerry Pearce of Manteno, Areca Van Mill of Bourbonnais and Andrea Lemenager, Clifton, will host the 10th annual Chocolate Decadence on Saturday, March 8, from 6 to 10 p.m. at The Pub at Midtown in Manteno.
Peotone Town Chatter
Young Artists Piano Concerto Competition Area residents are invited to attend the 38th annual Young Artists Piano Concerto Competition this Saturday, March 8, at 10:30 a.m., at Larsen Fine Arts Center - Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais.
Elois A. Smith
Born June 22, 1930 in Kankakee, Elois was a daughter of Artie and Marie Hazel Meier-Mills.
Never too cold for a blizzard
February just so happens to be red velvet cake, a pairing of vanilla ice cream, red chocolate cake and cream cheese frosting.
Ice jams along Kankakee River causing closures, damage
Dave Zinanni of Kankakee County's emergency management authority, says the highway department has closed the Warner Bridge to pedestrian and vehicular traffic, however emergency crews are still able to use the bridge.
Soy Capital's McCabe Inducted Into Hall Of Fame
SOY CAPITAL'S MCCABE INDUCTED INTO HALL OF FAME Feb. 24, 2014 Source: Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers news release Don McCabe, AFM, Bourbonnais, IL, was named to the Hall of Farm for the Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers at the organization's annual meeting held here recently.
Catechists' Mid-Winter Institute, "Nourish the Spirit" A mid-winter institute, sponsored by the Southern DRE/CRE Deanery, Diocese of Joliet, has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 1, beginning with registration at 8 a.m., at St. Joseph Parish Hall, 286 N. Center Street in Bradley.
Sportsmen's Auxiliary Manteno Sportsmen's Auxiliary will meet on Wednesday, February 19, at 7 p.m., at the Sportsmen's Club.
Chili Cook-off Heats Up Founders Center
Even though Frankfort's Winter on the Green Chili Cook Off moved indoors to Founders Center due to the cold and snow over 200 people gathered to taste 8 varieties of chili and vote for their favorites.
The Daily Gazette
Father, son guilty of business loan fraud
A father and son from northeast Illinois will be sentenced May 16 after pleading guilty to defrauding a federal business loan program of $1.7 million.
Peotone Town Chatter
Patriot Youth Football/Cheerleading Registration Manhattan Patriots football and cheerleading registration will be held on February 8 and 9, from noon to 3 p.m., and February 10, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tackle football is for seven- though 14-year-olds , and cheerleading is for kindergarten through eighth graders.
Grant Park Gazette
Pieces n' Patches to Host Newest Quilt Shops Over the next two months, Pieces n' Patches Quilt Guild will host two of the "Newest Quilt Shops" in the area.