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  1. Driver who hit barrel in view of Naperville cop guilty of DUIRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Naperville Sun

    ... Court in Wheaton in connection with the Fourth of July incident on Naperville's northwest side. McDaniel, 45, of Plainfield, was found guilty of charges of driving under the influence of alcohol and speeding in a construction zone. Court records ...

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  2. Girl 'Resting Comfortably' After Fall Into Storm DrainRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A 12-year-old girl was resting comfortably at home late Friday afternoon after suffering minor injuries when she felt into a storm drain at Richard Ira Jones Middle School in Plainfield. District 202 Community Relations Director Tom Hernandez said the girl was taken to Rush-Copley Hospital in Aurora after suffering bumps, bruises and an injured finger in the incident.

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  3. Ridge Road Closing Starts Monday in PlainfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    As part of the planned improvements to Ridge Road at Route 126, Ridge Road south of Route 126 will be closed to all traffic while the contractor makes the tie-in near Wheeler Road starting Monday, Sept. 22, according to the Village of Plainfield.

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  4. Cocoa Climbs to Three-Year High as Ebola Seen Risk to ProductionRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... cocoa prices due to any potential disruption in the Ivory Coast," Mike Seery, the president of Seery Futures in Plainfield, Illinois, said in a telephone interview. Cocoa "is a very rare commodity, and it's in unstable countries." Cocoa futures for ...

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  5. Student Falls Into Storm Drain at Ira Jones Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    Paramedics rescued a Richard Ira Jones Middle School student Friday morning after she fell 10 feet into a storm drain, police said. Plainfield Sgt.

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  6. Sept. 18 police reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Chronicle

    ... Sept. 17, with driving under the influence. Kevin A. Morales, 26, of the 21000 block of Franklin Circle, Plainfield, was charged Thursday, Sept. 18, with driving under the influence of drugs and possession of a hypodermic syringe. Seth G. Kukla, 22, ...

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  7. Church bulletinsRead the original story

    Thursday | Morris Daily Herald

    ... Zach Blan Memorial Scholarship Fund. Call 815-467-6846 for information. Catholic High School Information Fair set PLAINFIELD – Representatives from many area Catholic high schools will at St. Mary Immaculate Parish, 15629 S. Route 59 in ...

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  8. Plainfield Blotter: DUI, Battery ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Patch.com

    Lyn Saalfeld, 43, of the 12000 block of White Pine Way, Plainfield, was arrested by Plainfield police at 8:24 p.m. in the 13000 block of Morning Mist Place and charged with DUI, hit and run, illegal transportation of alcohol, improper lane use and driving an uninsured vehicle, police said. Derek Brubaker, 22, of the 25000 block of Sunnymere Drive, Plainfield, was arrested by Plainfield police at 9:24 p.m. at Hemlock Drive and Pear Tree Way and charged with DUI and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, police said.

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  9. Two Hurt in Head-On Crash in PlainfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Patch.com

    ... had to be extricated from the vehicles, he said two people were transported with non-life-threatening injuries by Plainfield and Oswego ambulances.

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  10. Plainfield Library Trustee Meeting Video for Sept 17thRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Patch.com

    Below are links to the September 17th board meeting for our Plainfield Public Library board of trustees. Part 1 is actually the annual Truth in Taxation Hearing meeting that was held prior to the regular board meeting.

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  11. Plainfield Harvest 5K is Sunday at Village Green ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Patch.com

    There's still time to sign up for the 16th annual Edward Plainfield Harvest 5K Run/Walk and Kidz Miler, set for Sunday, Sept. 28, at Village Green Park in downtown Plainfield.

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  12. Three Plainfield Trustee Seats Up for Election in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Patch.com

    Three Village of Plainfield trustee spots will be up for election on April 7, 2015, and nominating petition packets for candidates will be available starting next week. Starting Tuesday, Sept.

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  13. Medical marijuana dispensary proposed in ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Daily Chronicle

    Michelle Sumner of Plainfield brought plans for a medical marijuana dispensary to the Village Board Tuesday night, saying her motivation is simple. The proposal was presented at a time when a proposed growing center for medical marijuana in nearby Wilton Township has faced opposition from residents there.

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  14. Plainfield Blotter: DUI, Battery, Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Patch.com

    Jacinto Aguilar-Perez, 24, of the 21000 block of Fulton Court, Plainfield, was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of DUI, driving on a suspended license, reckless driving, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and driving an uninsured vehicle, according to jail records. Quianna Henderson, 31, of the 24000 block of Mill Creek, Plainfield, was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the county jail on a charge of battery, according to jailr ecords.

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  15. Food, Water and Information: Critical Elements to Disaster ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Switched

    A woman leaves her cell phone, which is plugged into a power strip attached to a generator powered by two men on a tandem bicycle on Avenue C in the East Village November 1, 2012 in New York as the city recovers from the effects of Hurricane Sandy. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA I clearly remember the Plainfield, Illinois F5 tornado that hit when I was in high school because I recall being shocked by how sad and random it seemed and how we high school students tried, in our own little ways, to help by rallying volunteers and money to support those affected.

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  16. Naperville students raise money to build school in GhanaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Daily Herald

    ... heard from one of the parents with the best connection to Ghana, former Peace Corps volunteer LaVonne Senanou of Plainfield. Senanou taught math at a boarding school in Ghana from 1989 to 1991, and she told students Tuesday that the country is in a ...

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  17. Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in Will CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Chicago Tribune

    West Nile virus was discovered last week in mosquitoes at two new Will County locations despite the cooler temperatures, the health department reported. Mosquito samples collected from monitoring sites in Homer Glen and Plainfield tested positive for the virus on Sept.

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  18. Hearing held to determine sentence for driver in fatal Plainfield crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Morris Daily Herald

    JOLIET – Ronald Oswald, the motorcycle rider killed two years ago in a Plainfield crash caused by a driver on drugs, died doing what he loved.

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  19. Mosquitoes Still Testing Positive for West Nile: Health DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Patch.com

    Colder weather means fewer mosquitoes to test, but the Will County Health Department has collected West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes from two locations that had not previously yielded positive results in 2014. Mosquito samples collected by Will County Environmental Health from monitoring sites in Homer Glen and Plainfield tested positive for West Nile Virus Wednesday, September 10. Samples from a Bolingbrook monitoring site also tested positive.

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  20. Mosquitoes Still Testing Positive for West Nile: Health DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Patch.com

    Colder weather means fewer mosquitoes to test, but the Will County Health Department has collected West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes from two locations that had not previously yielded positive results in 2014. Mosquito samples collected by Will County Environmental Health from monitoring sites in Homer Glen and Plainfield tested positive for West Nile Virus Wednesday, September 10. Samples from a Bolingbrook monitoring site also tested positive.

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