Burned human remains found in car in eastern Ill.
The Daily Journal reports the vehicle was on fire when authorities discovered it Saturday night in a ditch near Pembroke, about 70 miles south of Chicago.
Manteno Public Library News
Food for Fines Manteno Public Library will accept Food for Fines this Holiday Season, beginning Friday, November 29, and continuing through Friday, December 20. The library will subtract $1 from each person's overdue fines for every non-expired, non-perishable food item donated.
Grant Park Gazette
Grant Park Gleanings
UMW Cookie Sale: Need help with holiday baking? Be sure and visit the cookie sale booth, sponsored by United Methodist Women, at the Grant Park Christmas in the Village event this Saturday, December 7. Homemade Christmas cookies can be purchased by the pound at the Hamann Center , from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. "12 Days of Christmas" at Hamann Center ... (more)
Manteno Township Board Manteno Township Board will meet on Wednesday, December 11, at 7:30 p.m., at the Township Hall - 1030 Boudreau Road.
Obama Approves Major Border-Crossing Fracked Gas Pipeline Used to Dilute Tar Sands
Although TransCanada's Keystone XL tar sands pipeline has received the lion's share of media attention, another key border-crossing pipeline benefitting tar sands producers was approved on November 19 by the U.S. State Department.
IL paper promotes professional carwashing
Regional Sales Managers - USA-Lustraa Professional Car Care Products, an international supplier of solutions to the car wash industry with the largest distribution network in the US, is looking for ... More Major Car Wash Solutions supplier is searching for a creative and self-motivated individual with sales experience to solicit, promote and sell ... (more)
Thanksgiving Party Peotone Firemen and Sportsmen invite area residents to its annual Thanksgiving Party this Friday, November 22, at the Will County Atrium, Peotone-Wilmington Road in Peotone.
Peotone Town Chatter
Trinity Church Recovery Ministry A 12-Step Recovery Program with a Biblical Perspective Trinity Church has a recovery ministry, "Celebrate Recovery - Support Group," for those struggling with addictions.
Sort of almost famous: How Chris Shoup got his art into a museum
Of all the millions of kids who love messing around with crayons and dream of becoming artists someday, only a small fraction will continue messing around with charcoal and oil paints through high school and college.
All Wright 2014 Housewalk tickets on sale now
The drafting room at the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, where Wright conceived his groundbreaking Prairie style buildings, including the private homes and public sites on the All Wright 2014 Housewalk..