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

    Wednesday Oct 17 | 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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  2. ESCC, Catholic League merge for footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Remember the Star Line? Some grand transit plans never became realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Schaumburg officials in 2011 pulled the plug on a tax increment financing district near the convention center and hoped-for STAR rail line. Elon Musk announced an imaginative plan Thursday to bore a tunnel under Chicago and offer 12-minute trips between the Loop and O'Hare International Airport.

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  17. 5 minutes, 3 holdups, 1 arrest for attempted robberRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Joliet police have arrested a Plainfield man on suspicion of attempted bank robbery and driving a stolen vehicle Friday after he allegedly attempted to rob three businesses within five minutes. Police tell the Herald-News reports that 34-year-old Thomas S. Manaras Jr. suggested he was armed and demanded money at a Burger King drive-thru window at 12:56 p.m. The manager closed the window and called police.

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  18. The Windings of Ferson Creek known for natural surroundingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Daily Herald

    It would be difficult to choose a recent event or occurrence that marked a significant change in the Tri-Cities region, because there have been so many over the years. Though familiar with this area during the 1960s, I did not come to stay until the late 1970s -- and did so as a reporter covering the townships and school districts west of Randall Road.

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  19. Nhra Jegs Route 66 Nationals: Pritchett seeks big weekend in JolietRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Daily Herald

    After experiencing a successful first full season with Don Schumacher Racing, Leah Pritchett naturally had high hopes of doing better in 2018. She finished with four titles and two second-place finishes and was the No.

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  20. Groups raising money for DuPage students in needRead the original story

    May 31, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The DuPage Credit Union has partnered with the DuPage Regional Office of Education and Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet for the fifth consecutive year to raise money for DuPage County students in need through its annual We've Got Your Back fundraiser. The credit union hopes to raise $10,000 this year and relieve hundreds of local families in need of the burden of purchasing school supplies for their children.

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