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  1. Lawrence J. Treadman Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Free Press

    Born Nov. 28, 1933 in Chicago, Lawrence Joseph was the son of Lawrence and Gertrude Treadman. On Feb. 1, 1958 Larry married Beverly Darlene Bollinger at St. Rose Catholic Church in Wilmington and together they made their home and raised their family in Wilmington.

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  2. Helen M. McMurtryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Free Press

    Born Nov. 17, 1934 in Sparta, IL, Helen Marie was a daughter of Earl and Rebecca McMurtry. She was raised in Sparta and went on to earn her master's degree in nursing and a degree in chaplaincy.

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  3. ObituariesRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2016 | Free Press

    William L. Guimond, 68, of Reddick, IL, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 at Bickford of Bourbonnais in Bourbonnais, IL. WILMINGTON-Dale Underwood, Sr., 80 of Wilmington, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, Jan. 11, 2017 at Salem Village Nursing and Rehabilitation in Joliet.

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  4. Dale Underwood Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Free Press

    Dale Underwood, Sr., 80 of Wilmington, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, Jan. 11, 2017 at Salem Village Nursing and Rehabilitation in Joliet. Born Jan. 25, 1936 in Wilmington, Dale was the son of Fred and Ruth Underwood.

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  5. About UsRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Free Press

    Don "Yogi" Johnson, 55, of Park Ridge, formerly of Chicago, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights. WILMINGTON-Betty King, 72, of Wilmington and formerly of Joliet, passed away Friday, July 8, 2016 at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet.

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  6. Guest blogRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Free Press

    Guestbook submissions are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness.

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  7. Dale Underwood Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Free Press

    Dale Underwood, Sr., 80 of Wilmington, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, Jan. 11, 2017 at Salem Village Nursing and Rehabilitation in Joliet. Born Jan. 25, 1936 in Wilmington, Dale was the son of Fred and Ruth Underwood.

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  8. ObituariesRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2016 | Free Press

    William L. Guimond, 68, of Reddick, IL, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 at Bickford of Bourbonnais in Bourbonnais, IL. WILMINGTON-Dale Underwood, Sr., 80 of Wilmington, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, Jan. 11, 2017 at Salem Village Nursing and Rehabilitation in Joliet.

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  9. WilmingtonRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | Free Press

    Wilmington's wrestling team returned from the 54th annual Lyle King Princeton Invitational this past weekend, placing among the top 10. Tuesday, January 10, 2017 Wilmington's varsity boys basketball team bounced back from a loss on Friday, to win a non-conference contest over Grant Park on Saturday, 59-41. Tuesday, January 10, 2017 The Wilmington varsity wrestling team got off to a hot start last week when they competed in the Abe Lincoln Rumble at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield on Wednesday and Thursday.

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  10. White GloveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Free Press

    If you were a little girl that played with dolls in the 70s, odds are you either had, or wanted, Crissy. Remember her? She was that doll with long auburn hair that could be made short without touching a pair of scissors.

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  11. WAHS seeks landmark status for old city hallRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Free Press

    The Wilmington Area Historical Society is asking city officials to allow the old city hall building on North Main Street to become a Will County historic landmark. The city is the owner of the building, and the historical society uses it as a meeting place and museum of local artifacts.

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  12. Officers stop 24 drivers in Operation Secret SantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Free Press

    POLICE CHIEF PHIL ARNOLD visits with the puppy that was just added to one of the families receiving a Secret Santa gift from The Free Press Newspapers, the Wilmington Police Department and Bellettini Foods. It was the most exciting two hours I've had in years, riding in a police car pulling people over.

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  13. Mayor expects growth in all sectors in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Free Press

    This looks to be a progressive year for Wilmington, with Mayor Marty Orr predicting growth in the industrial, commercial and residential sectors on top of transportation improvements related to the state's high speed rail project. More than 2 million square feet of warehouse space is currently under construction at the RidgePort Logistics Center, between the developer's spec building near Kavanaugh Road and Project M near Interstate 55. The mayor expects the development to pick up speed this year.

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  14. Finally: New home construction breaks freeRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Free Press

    Nine new homes were started in Wilmington in 2016 - as many as were built in the last four years combined. It's still a far cry from the 30 to 40 homes that were added to the community in the middle of the last decade, but its a trend in a positive direction, and one that follows what's happening in the region.

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  15. Base ball in Braidwood, a long legacyRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2016 | Free Press

    When Braidwood first sprang into being in the late 1860s, many of the new immigrants were Civil War vets. They brought with them the game of base ball , played by so many of the soldiers during their off time in camp.

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  16. Thomas E. MetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Free Press

    Thomas Edwin Metes passed into Eternal Life on Dec. 25, 2016 at home in North Fort Myers, FL surrounded by family. He was born Aug. 15, 1986 to Frank A and Margaret M in Morris IL.

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  17. Time WasRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2016 | Free Press

    It takes a special person to be a police officer, of that there is no doubt. This is as true today as it was in the 19th century.

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  18. The doll that cornered the market in the 1970sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Free Press

    The doll had long eye lashes, black pupil-less eyes that opened and closed by tilting her head and trendy a-line dresses with matching rubber dress shoes. Crissy's hair could be extended to any length with a slight pull, then shortened again by twisting a dial on her back.

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  19. Anna FalettiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Free Press

    Anna Marie Faletti, 83, of Braidwood, IL, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 at Heritage Health in Dwight, IL. Born March 16, 1933 in Braidwood, she was the daughter of Joseph and Rose Faletti.

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  20. Olen W. HallRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | Free Press

    Cremation services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Baskerville Funeral Home, 700 E. Kahler Rd., in Wilmington, www.BaskervilleFuneral.com.

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