Homes for Rent

Wilmington - 4 bedroom, 1 bath, on Main St. next to Fox’s Pizza. Apply at Fox’s Pizza, 403 N. Main St., Wilmington. $700 monthly.

Help Wanted

Prairie Creek Logistics in Elwood is hiring a tire, chassis & trailer mechanic. Hours are Monday through Friday, rotating Saturday. 7am-5pm. Call Laurie at 815-423-1060 for more information.
Kitchen help and delivery drivers, also handy man. Apply at Fox’s Pizza, 403 N. Main, Wilmington.
The Coal City Public Library District is seeking a part-time, 21 hour per week Circulation Clerk. Requirements include a high school diploma and computer skills. Must be available days, evenings and Saturdays. Starting pay is $12.00/hour. Applications are available at 85 N. Garfield Street, Coal City. Please attach a resume.
Friends Over Fifty has an immediate need for Caregivers for shifts in Braidwood, Coal City, Wilmington, Minooka, and Joliet. Our Senior Care Company helps the elderly maintain their independence by providing in-home companionship and other non-medical assistance with Activities of Daily Living. Training is provided as well as a competitive salary, PTO and an employer matching IRA. Apply online today, call and we will send an application link to your phone 815-836-2635.
Program Coordinator - A federally funded substance abuse prevention coalition seeks full time Program Coordinator to implement grant related programs and strategies to reduce substance use among youth in the community. Perfect entry level position for social worker, teacher, or public health administrator. Associates Degree recommended, flexible schedule, paid holidays and PTO. Email to
Reliable caregiver needed in my South Wilmington home. Monday-Friday from 8am-3pm for a kind, elderly lady who needs assistance. 815-378-1186.
Joliet and/or Dwight: In office Bookkeeper for bookkeeping and front desk Optometrist Office. Wages* are negotiable to Credentialed** applicants with experience. Position requires at least two afternoons/evenings (7 or 8pm) and Saturdays (3 or 4pm). NO SUNDAYS. Health Care office and or customer service experience preferred. Electronic records, professional office skills, Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, software use, etc; ordering, with basic billing experience, etc.  *Wages commensurate with ** Quickbooks experience and confirmed resume. Semi-Retirees Welcome. Call for interview 331-249-7549.
Window Repair Technician. We need One Person to fill one available position. This is a long-term career opportunity not just a temp job. We offer excellent starting pay commensurate to your skill set. However, we are willing to train the right person with the right attitude and mind-set. We are a Non-Smoking Company with zero tolerance for on premises smoking. There will be a drug test and a physical as well as a background check. You must have a clean driving record and a current valid driver’s license. Duties include but are not limited to shop work such as cutting wood for window sashes, cutting roll formed aluminum, staining or painting window sashes. Also required will be field installations, deliveries, etc. Our shop is climate controlled and very clean; we like to keep it that way. There will be little to no supervision, we need someone who can manage their time efficiently and honestly. Experience with shop tools such as a tape measure, miter saws, table saws, drill press, planning machines is a plus but not required if you are teachable. We offer excellent health insurance, paid holidays, and paid vacation all through our parent company. Work hours are 7:30am to 3:30pm M-F with no weekends or holidays! Please fax resume and cover letter to 815-893-8001 or email to

Service & Repairs

THE MOLD SQUAD - Located in Wilmington, we specialize in mold removal, water & fire damage restoration, asbestos removal and construction. 24/7 emergency services. Call 312-607-8225.
Gas Fireplace Repair 40 years experience. Licensed, insured & bonded. Call Margo at 708-712-5012 to schedule an appointment. Can repair most brands. Weekends available. Thank you.
Mike Collins Roofing, re-shingles and gutter cleaning, aluminum gutter screen, no repair to small or too big. INSULATION. Keep your house cooler in summertime and warmer in the winter. Free estimate for blown in insulation for attics from Mike Collins Roofing. lic # 104.007296. Ask for Mike at 815-730-1303.

Wanted to Rent

Looking for a garage to rent to work in and for storage. Braidwood area. 815-374-0199.
50 year old disabled man looking for a room to rent in the Braidwood area. 815-374-0199.


FIREWOOD - Dry, seasoned mixed hardwoods, $135. Oak, $150. Delivered. 815-791-0257.
Wooden desk, oak finish, 68”x32”x19” with keyboard shelf, $50. Can be seen at The Free Press, 111 S. Water St., Wilmington or call 815-476-7966.
FIREWOOD, Cherry BBQ firewood $159. Dry, seasoned, oak firewood $139 plus delivery. Quick, friendly service. 815-260-0108.