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  1. LW Area Chorale raises $8,000 for Carnegie tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Mokena Messenger

    ... Lincoln-Way West student Emma Holzhaver (left) and Lincoln-Way East student Grace Justice join the School of Rock Mokena House Band at the Lincoln-Way Area Chorale's fundraising event. Haley Moustis (left), a sophomore at Lincoln- Way East waits her ...

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  2. 'Limb-itless' Lucky Fins celebrate differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Chicago Tribune

    ... want to be a baseball player when I grow up." Like many of the other parents at the event, Joel and Kerri Gorecki of Mokena found the Lucky Fin Project through social media. As the parents of 11 adopted children, Kerri Gorecki said parenting can be ...

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  3. Monee Project Triggers RumorsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    ... of working with developers on numerous greenfield projects while a member of P and Z and a Village Board member in Mokena, a village that experienced hyper-growth in the '90s." But Village Trustee David Holston told the Vedette that information has ... 2 comments

  4. Man captured after break-in at Will County gun shop, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Braidwood and Joliet police brought canine units. Also assisting were Frankfort, Mokena, New Lenox police, New Lenox Emergency Management Services, Manhattan Fire Protection District and Manhattan Emergency ...

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  5. Tinley Park police search cornfield after fraud callRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | Chicago Tribune

    ... were involved in setting up the perimeter, along with officers from departments including Frankfort, Joliet and Mokena. A drone operated by Orland Park police was used to scan the cornfield from the air, and an infrared camera mounted on a Cook ...

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  6. 12th Annual Farm & Barn FestRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | City of Mokena

    ... the event has been temporarily relocated to Main Park this year. Farm & Barn Fest, held annually in the heart of Mokena, celebrates the significance of farming life and harvest time in Illinois' history. This unique event gives guests the ...

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  7. CPR Class with Mokena Fire Protection DistrictRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | City of Mokena

    ... still have the option of viewing a printable month and week's calendar with your selection of calendars on it. The Mokena Fire Protection District offers monthly CPR classes for the public. The course fee is $30, or $40 for health care providers. ...

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  8. Lincoln-Way board wants more money from day care operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... for the day care service, along with Manhattan District 114, New Lenox District 122, Frankfort District 157-C, Mokena District 159, Summit Hill District 161 and Lincoln-Way Special Education District 843. Board President Dee Molinare said children ...

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  9. Beat the HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | City of Mokena

    If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 479-3900. Should you need a Cooling Center after 5:00 pm, please call the Mokena Police Department's non-emergency number at 479-3911.

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  10. Stage Buzz: Real Friends @ Hollywood Casino AmphitheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Illinois Entertainer

    ... a train wreck / now I'm just a mess," before affirming "I'm starting to be where I need to be." On the introspective "Mokena," the narrator reflects on graduating high school, while penultimate ballad "Eastwick" looks back at a collage of family ...

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  11. New Lenox has paid nearly $1 million in police misconduct cases since 2004Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... size. In the same time frame, Crest Hill settled one lawsuit for $9,000; Lockport paid out $64,000 in two cases; Mokena settled two for $10,625; Frankfort settled four for $117,000; Orland Park settled one for $7,500; and Tinley Park settled four ... 26 comments

  12. Board Adopts BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | City of Mokena

    The budget, which includes overall revenues of $23.8 million and expenditures of $24.5 million, notably provides $1.1 million to repair 5 miles of local roads and $368K for other infrastructure maintenance. Village facilities will receive $869K in needed repairs, including replacement/upgrade of the filter system at Mokena's wastewater treatment plant.

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  13. CPR Class with Mokena Fire Protection DistrictRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2016 | City of Mokena

    ... still have the option of viewing a printable month and week's calendar with your selection of calendars on it. The Mokena Fire Protection District offers monthly CPR classes for the public. The course fee is $27, or $37 for health care providers. ...

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  14. 3rd Annual Mokena Festa ItalianaRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2016 | City of Mokena

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  15. Mokena Lions 29th Annual Firecracker DanceRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | City of Mokena

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  16. Mokena Lions Firecracker Weekend - Craft FairRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | City of Mokena

    ... ome out and ride CN's "Little Obie" scale train. This experience will teach about train safety while traveling around Mokena. Get your face painted to show your favorite design.

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  17. Auto-body repair chain eyes BataviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... zoning to light industrial or special business. Crash Champions has locations in New Lenox, Crestwood, Plainfield, Mokena and Chicago. The business' proposal , including drawings of what is planned, can be found in the June 28 committee-of-the-whole ...

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  18. Mokena Lions Firecracker Weekend - All About Music & Children's TheatreRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | City of Mokena

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  19. Mokena Area Historical Society meetingRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | City of Mokena

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  20. Summer Concert Series kicks off with '90s tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Mokena Messenger

    Clinton Long of the band Run Forest Run plays guitar during a free concert June 12 at Main Park as part of the Mokena Community Park District's Summer Concert Series. Photos by Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media Young attendees Von Burriss, Matthew Manzke, Noah Lapinskas, and Maddie and Liam Egan play during the Run Forest Run concert.

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