Wilmington Region

01/19/2021 - 5:11pm
A criminal justice omnibus bill is headed to the desk of Gov. JB Pritzker, after it passed the Illinois Senate and House last week during the lame duck session. But local law enforcement has taken issue with part of that bill, saying that the...

Coal City Region

COAL CITY’S PLANNING and Zoning Board has recommended a series of variances be approved that would allow for Texas-based 6S Development to move forward with plans to construct an O’Reilly Auto Parts store in the 800 block of E. Division St. Representatives from 6S Development addressed the project during a public hearing on Monday. The company has also asked the Village Board for economic incentives to off-set the cost of construction.

01/19/2021 - 4:34pm
Although it’s not a done deal, 6S Development is committed to acquiring two parcels of land along Division Street for the construction of an O’Reilly Auto Parts store. Grey Hanna, the company’s chief development officer, indicated the firm has yet...

Braidwood Region

01/21/2021 - 10:58am
IDPH urges people to continue: Wearing masks, Avoiding large gatherings, and Getting vaccinated when eligible NOTE: This decision allows Will County restaurants to serve 25 people or 25 percent of capacity per room, whichever is a smaller amount of...

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