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  1. St. Michael Church in Wheaton to expand parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Daily Herald

    The Roman Catholic Diocese of Joliet has purchased properties north of the church across Willow Avenue, just east of the St. Michael Faith Center. One of the parcels contains a two-story building that housed a longtime hair and nails salon and second-floor apartments at 216 S. Wheaton Avenue.

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  2. Cost of keeping Asian carp from Great Lakes nearly triplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Daily Herald

    This June 22, 2017, file photo provided by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources shows a silver carp, a variety of Asian carp, that was caught in the Illinois Waterway below T.J. O'Brien Lock and Dam, approximately nine miles away from Lake Michigan. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released a final $778 million plan to keep Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes by strengthening defenses at a lock-and-dam complex in Illinois.

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  3. Theater events: Flying Elephant revives 'Book of Merman' parodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Daily Herald

    Sam Massey, from left, Nicole Frydman and Michael Idalski star in Flying Elephant Productions' revival of "The Book of Merman." • "Christmas Bingo: It's a Ho-Ho-Holy Night," the second installment of Vicki Quade's bingo series, returns Friday, Nov. 23, to the Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted St., Chicago.

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  4. Planned Illinois River dam projects will stall barge trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is planning several repairs projects for Illinois River dams that could interrupt barge traffic for much of summer 2020. The six projects announced by the Corps of Engineers extend from the Brandon Road Lock and Dam near Joliet to the LaGrange Lock and Dam near Versailles.

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  5. Sound check: Josh Groban joins Idina Menzel at the United CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Josh Groban arrives at the 72nd annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 10, 2018, in New York. Josh Groban , the actor and multiplatinum crooner of operatic pop and soft rock hits, is touring the country with musical friend and accomplished stage performer Idina Menzel .

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  6. Why Grand Victoria Casino is cutting back dining hours at 2 restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Under new ownership as it grapples with declining earnings, Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin has cut back on its buffet and burger joint hours. The Indulge Show Kitchen Buffet is closed Mondays and Tuesdays, and Prime BurgerHouse is closed Wednesdays and Thursdays, though the Prime BurgerHouse bar is open 4 p.m. to midnight on those days.

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  7. ESCC, Catholic League merge for footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The East Suburban Catholic Conference and the Chicago Catholic League on Thursday released a joint statement announcing a merger for football only, beginning in the 2019 season, that will create a 24-team yet-to-be-named league. "I think it's really going to work out well," said Benet athletic director and former football coach Gary Goforth.

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  8. Superheros wear orange during Hunger Action MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Lori Urbaniec, left, Karyn Kraske, Eileen Brown, Kat Polomsky, and Kaelyn Jones of the Daily Herald Media Group are decked out in orange to call attention to hunger in our communities. National "Go Orange" Day is Thursday, Sept.

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  9. Girls volleyball: West Aurora beats Joliet Catholic to win own tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The Blackhawks knocked off Joliet Catholic in the championship 26-24, 25-21. West Aurora beat St. Ignatius 25-19, 25-19 in the semifinals.

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  10. Girls volleyball: Saturday's Fox Valley roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Katie Jablonski's 40 kills and 44 digs led Kaneland's girls volleyball team at the Wheaton North Invite this weekend. Other leaders for Kaneland included Sydney Fedderly , Grace Franz , Natalie Kraemer , Shelby Hannula and Julianna Vassallo .

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  11. Is it time to sell?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Daily Herald

    We're not talking stocks and bonds, but if your business is ready to sell -- financials are good; the marketplace is strong; in-house leadership is solid and your business' succession plan is realistic -- data from BizBuySell.com are pretty positive. • A BizBuySell analysis of 64 transactions closed in the second quarter turned up a median sale price of $225,000, which the organization says is 0.88 percent of the asking price.

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  12. EXCHANGE: Memorial Squad makes sure veterans get last honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Daily Herald

    This July 19, 2018 photo shows, Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Ill. Over 50,000 servicemen and women along with their family members are buried at the cemetery.

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  13. DuPage Medical Group adds 7 clinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Daily Herald

    DuPage Medical Group, an independent, multi-specialty physician group, said it is expanding its physical and occupational therapy department with the openings of seven new suburban clinics. DuPage Medical Group , an independent, multi-specialty physician group, said it is expanding its physical and occupational therapy department with the openings of seven new suburban clinics.

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  14. West Chicago police: Firefighters during training find body in smoldering blanketRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Investigators were in a prairie far behind a property Tuesday on the 1300 block of Joliet Street just south of Roosevelt Road, where a body was found wrapped in a smoldering blanket. West Chicago police are investigating the death of a person found Tuesday wrapped in a smoldering blanket on the 1300 block of Joliet Street just south of Roosevelt Road.

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  15. West Chicago officials investigating death of person found in smoldering blanketRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Investigators were in a prairie far behind a property Tuesday on the 1300 block of Joliet Street just south of Roosevelt Road, where a body was found wrapped in a smoldering blanket. West Chicago police are investigating the death of a person found Tuesday wrapped in a smoldering blanket on the 1300 block of Joliet Street just south of Roosevelt Road.

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  16. Will County plans sex trafficking summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow will sponsor a Child Sex Trafficking Summit in September where community leaders will discuss steps being taken to protect children and outline future strategies to end such exploitation. The summit, held in conjunction with the Will County Children's Advocacy Center and the National Criminal Justice Training Center, will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept.

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  17. Joliet teacher charged with murder in beating death of wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Authorities say Michael Kazecki beat to death his wife, 38-year-old Rebecca Kazecki, after she tried to intervene Tuesday when he was hitting their 11-year-old son. Rebecca Kazecki died at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet from a skull fracture and bleeding on the brain.

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  18. Memorial Squad makes sure Illinois veterans receive final honorsRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2018 | Daily Herald

    George Anthos spent just three years in the Army, from 1955 to 1957, before returning home to Illinois and pursuing a profession as a hair dresser. But at age 83, he puts on a military-style uniform every Tuesday and reports to Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery near Joliet.

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  19. EXCHANGE: Museum expects to profit from Joliet prison toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Daily Herald

    In this April 21, 2018 photo, the remains of an old fence pile up on the prison yard during the first cleanup day at the former Collins Street prison in Joliet, Ill. The correctional facility, which opened in 1858, was shuttered in 2002.

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  20. Suburban radio pro now leading Naperville college stationRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The mark of a good college radio station isn't the awards it wins or the quality of its broadcasts, but the number of alums who work in the radio industry, says the new leader of a station based at North Central College in Naperville. Zachary DeWitz had a 12-year career in professional broadcasting after his own graduation from North Central in 2005 and his time at its radio station, WONC-FM 89.1. He's back at his alma mater now, taking over the station manager's job from retired manager John Madormo, who helmed WONC for 38 years.

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