Wednesday Feb 19
Grant Park Gazette
Grant Park Gleanings
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.
Quinn Announces $609K for Romeoville Airport Improvements
Gov. Pat Quinn today announced a $609,000 capital investment for a construction project at the Lewis University Airport in Romeoville.
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Explosion at NH ball bearings plant injures 15
An explosion rocked a small-town ball bearings plant on Monday, sending at least 15 people to the hospital, but a company spokeswoman said none of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening.
The Southtown Star
Another year, another try for more casinos
Some state lawmakers are betting that Gov. Pat Quinn is more likely to approve casino expansion now that a pension reform bill has been passed.
Peotone Town Chatter
Thornton Township High School Class of '64 Reunion Thornton Township High School Class of 1964 will hold its 50th-year reunion in October.