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Wilmington Region


IT MIGHT COST LESS to build a new restroom in the North Island Park than to rehabilitate the old one. The WBSA will be developing restrooms, with flush toilets, in the island parks.
02/13/2018 - 7:56pm
    The Wilmington Baseball and Softball Association makes a capital improvement or two on the community’s ballfields every year, and has agreed to take on a project at the request of the city that will solve the organization’s portable toilet...

Coal City Region


IN OBSERVANCE OF International Childhood Cancer Day on Feb. 15, Megan Bugg is opening up about her three-year battle with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma with the hope it brings awareness and necessary research. Courtesy photo
02/13/2018 - 8:04pm
     Megan Bugg  recalls the day she was diagnosed with cancer, it was news she  didn’t want her family to share. But now she’s opening up about her three-year battle with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma with the hope it brings awareness and necessary...

Braidwood Region

02/13/2018 - 6:46pm
Several holes in the I-55 bridge over the BNSF railroad track south of Arsenal Road have provided for some frustrating travel and headaches for drivers over the past several days. On Thursday, Feb. 8, traffic was backed up on the southbound side of...

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