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  1. Man gets 12 life sentences for abusing kids over 10 yearsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    A suburban Chicago man has been sentenced to 12 consecutive terms of life in prison for sexually abusing children over 10 years. David B. Libby of Plainfield was sentenced Tuesday after being found guilty in March of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.

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  2. Plainfield man gets 12 life sentences for sexually abusing two childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Herald

    A Plainfield man is headed to prison to serve 12 consecutive life sentences for sexually abusing two children over a decade. David B. Libby, 52, was convicted by a Will County jury in March of 12 counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.

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  3. Road requirement complicates request for Naperville subdivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Daily Herald

    ... building this community with literally no infrastructure to support it." South of the proposed Polo Club homes, Plainfield-area residents such as Beth Quint have a different concern. The only entrance to the Polo Club apartments off 119th would be ...

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  4. Plainfield, IL Author Publishes Business Management BookRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 11 | PR Leap

    Effective Supervision, a new book by Mike Williams, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. Being a good supervisor requires different skills than being a good worker. Mike Williams understands this.

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  5. George Anton LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... (Sophia Jaconetta) of Seminole, FL, Jessica Esposito (Mike) of Tinley Park, IL, and Angie Locascio (Anthony) of Plainfield, IL, eight great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild. His sister, Leona Greer of Overland Park, KS also survives, as ...

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  6. Oswego High School softball coach Stanton 'had so much to offer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 26 | Daily Chronicle

    Amanda Stanton celebrates during the crosstown game as Oswego's bats drove in runs against Oswego East on May 10. Police are investigating a possible hit-and-run incident where Stanton was killed on Sunday, June 24. Those who knew Amanda Stanton described a bright, energetic young woman who was a mentor to her players and her students. Stanton, 26, the head varsity softball coach at Oswego High School and a math intervention teacher at Jefferson Junior High School in Naperville, was killed Sunday in what police believe was a hit-and-run accident along Plainfield Road in rural Oswego Township between Oswego and Plainfield.

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  7. Group of Methodists signs letter charging Sessions with 'child...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Methodists have signed a church complaint saying Sessions has violated doctrine. (Gerald Herbert / AP) Former Plainfield resident Margo Gislain is among 600 Methodists - clergy and otherwise - who signed a church complaint saying Attorney General ...

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  8. Southwest Naperville could see new park in 2 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Daily Herald

    ... what the community has asked for," said Michelle Kelly, principal landscape architect for Upland Design in Plainfield. "We didn't have one, and we had some good input like, 'Wait, we need sand volleyball,'" Kelly said. "So it got added in." Although ...

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  9. Eye-Opening New Book Sheds Positive Light on ChicagoRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2018 | PRWeb

    ... intimidated Kelly into not testifying for months, making it difficult for her to leave the safety of her home in Plainfield, Illinois. After this incredibly life-changing ordeal, Kelly eventually summed up the courage to leave her parents home and ...

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  10. Laura Shaw named publisher of Daily Chronicle, MidWeek, Valley LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Daily Chronicle

    ... of Suburban Life and Kane County Chronicle. She also worked for Sun-Times Media in her career. She lives in Plainfield with her husband, Tom, and two sons. Eric Olson, general manager of Shaw Media's DeKalb properties, will report to Shaw and is ...

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  11. Shaw named publisher of Daily Chronicle, MidWeek, Valley LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... of Suburban Life and Kane County Chronicle. She also worked for Sun-Times Media in her career. She lives in Plainfield with her husband, Tom, and two sons. Eric Olson, general manager of Shaw Media's DeKalb properties, will report to Shaw and is ...

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  12. 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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  13. Abused dog on the mendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... helping hands landed the injured dog at the K9 Enrichment Initiative, a nonprofit animal welfare organization in Plainfield that provides foster-based rescue. "When I found out that three legs were fractured, I [said] Father, Son and Holy Ghost, ...

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  14. Marion Fair brings back summer fun, country music concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Northern Michigan News

    ... If this goes over well this year, we will be looking at doing it again next year.' Eric Chesser grew up in Plainfield, Illinois, and as a teen, he started writing music. His love of country music started with his grandpa. After college and meeting ...

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  15. Sound check: Shallow Side, Bobaflex headline A.M.B. FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Daily Herald

    ... the last decade, including last year's "Honest," as well as recent visits performing in the Chicago area. Catch Plainfield rockers Over the Sun -- featuring Joe Brunker, Colin Mackenzie, Nick Stubblefield and Chris Marszalek -- when they join him ...

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  16. Departing Aurora pastor saluted at farewell worshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Daily Herald

    ... superintendent, UMC Northern Illinois Conference. He follows Rev. Dick Wisdom who has been appointed to First UMC Plainfield, also effective July 1. The Batavia resident served as associate pastor at Batavia UMC and then was the founding pastor of ...

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  17. Steven Lee SchwartzRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2018 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Marine Corps. Along with his parents he is survived by a brother and sister-in-law, Sean and Eileen Schwartz of Plainfield, IL and a sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Robert Reagan of Elsah, IL. Private graveside services will be held at Valhalla ...

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  18. Sound check: Shallow Side, Bobaflex join A.M.B. FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Daily Herald

    ... the last decade, including last year's "Honest," as well as recent visits performing in the Chicago area. Catch Plainfield rockers Over the Sun -- featuring Joe Brunker, Colin Mackenzie, Nick Stubblefield and Chris Marszalek -- when they join him ...

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  19. Vet helps dog with 3 broken legs who was thrown from overpassRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | WPMT-TV York

    ... good Samaritan pulled over, picked Trinity up, and took her home. A few phone calls later, a rescue group out of Plainfield, Ill., took the puppy and started looking for help. "I spoke with probably a dozen different vets and got the same answer ...

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  20. Suburban spellers take national stage TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Nine suburban students are among 26 top regional spellers from Illinois and 519 champion spellers nationwide competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee starting Tuesday in the Washington, D.C., area. They are: Atman Balakrishnan of Hinsdale, Brooke Danz of McHenry, Anmol Dash of Buffalo Grove, Gabriel Ennin of Plainfield, Calvin Franke of Palatine, Pranav Kollu of Algonquin, Sharanya Pastapur of Lake Zurich, Olivia Schwab of Plainfield, and Tejas Shyamsundar of Vernon Hills.

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