Help Wanted

The City of Braidwood is accepting applications for the position of City Clerk. The position is part-time 20/24 hrs a week. Must be familiar with MicroSoft Word and have some knowledge of payroll. For further information contact City Hall at 1-815-458-2333 or email cc23-23
Will County Sportsmen's Club is looking for a reliable Maintenance Worker. Must be able to operate the Skidsteer, Backhoe and other equipment. Please call the office at 815-476-6561 or email:
Village of Diamond is seeking a full-time water-waste water operator-in-training. Water/ wastewater experience is a plus but will train the right individual. Must be detail oriented with an excellent work ethic. Assist with maintaining plant compliance with EPA standards and state water Commission, read meters, charts, gauges and accurately maintain records of plant operations. Physical and technical skills. Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical required. Wages based on experience. Application can be found at: or in person at: 1750 E. Division St. Diamond, IL Email resume/application to:
Maintenance Technician - Apartment Communities. Coal City & Braidwood, Full-time benefits. Call or text TM Associates at 815-634-8044.
VanDuyne Motel is looking for part-time housekeeper, working 8-15 hrs/week. Starts at $11/hr. cash. Please call 815-476-2801 or stop by VanDuyne Motel at 107 Bridge St., Wilmington, IL. Come to office and fill out application. cc22b-25b
Coal City United Methodist Church has a position open to serve as treasurer. Job description available upon request. If interested in this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to
Experienced laborer wanted. 815-634-3976

Garage Sale

Wilmington - Estate Sale - 503 Roland St., June 8, 9 & 10, 9am to 3pm; tools, fishing, all furniture, collectibles. Everything must go! cc22-23
Braidwood - 630 W. 1st St., Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat June 7 thru June 10.  8am to 4pm. Boys & girls clothes & shoes, over 50 gymnastic leotards, books, toys, misc household furniture, rugs, dishes, sheets, pillows.
Wilmington - 34207 Wildwood Lane. Fri., & Sat., June 2-3 from 8am-4pm and Sun., June 4 from 8am-2pm. Large unique sale. Baby girl clothes, rugs, household things, chairs, pet things, camping chairs, some garage things, stadium seats, wall decor, bedding, kids chairs, low prices. So much unlisted.
Wilmington - 1003 N Joliet St., Wed., May 31 from 5pm-8pm, Thur., June 1 from 9am-2pm, Fri., Sat., Sun., June 2, 3, 4 from 9am-?. Toys, tools, fishing, clothes, misc. Lot of stuff, cheap prices.
Braidwood - 956 N Mabel Ct. Wed., May 31 & Thurs., June 1 from 8am-3pm. Fitbit charger, noise canceling headphones, bedding, shower curtains, throw pillows, mens clothes size m-xl, womens size m-xl, toys, shinguards, paintball helmet, crockpot, home decor, much more.
Wilmington - Pole barn sale. 210 Stewart St. Thur., Fri. & Sat., June 1, 2 & 3 from 8:30am-4:30pm. Wildcat stuff, crafts, signs. Girls softball equipment. Tent & air bed, kitchen island, flower ladders, 100 picture frames. Tools, hardware, chains, slings, ropes, 220 welder, 16’ canoe, much more. Lots of free stuff.
Braidwood Garage Sale Days. Friday & Saturday, June 9 &10 from 8am to 3pm. Get maps at First Presbyterian Church. Main & Lincoln St. Look for bright blue pennants. No rain date.
Essex - HUGE multiple family garage sale. 185 Essex Way. Fri., & Sat., June 2 & 3 from 8am-3pm and Sun., June 4 from 8am-12pm. Household items, tools, women's clothing, young adult clothing, books, ceiling fans, tool chest, TONS of misc. items.
14th ANNUAL WILMINGTON ALL-TOWN GARAGE SALE Thurs., June 1 (8 am-5 pm); Fri., June 2 (8 am-5 pm); Sat., June 3 (8 am - 2 pm) Sponsored by First United Methodist Church, 401 E. Kahler Rd., Wilmington. Everyone is welcome to come out and explore all the great sales at the church and throughout the whole town. Stop by for lunch at the church Friday from 11:30-1:30. Listing maps will be available for pick up at the church beginning at 8 am on June 1 and throughout the sale dates. For more information, call 815-476-5474.


Clayton wood burning stove, $250. Call 815-458-2004.
For Sale: 6x16 ft. Keefer built, livestock trailer, good shape: Schram antique jackhammer/air compressor. Call after 6 p.m. 779-279-5116.
HPZ Pet Rover Run performance stroller for dog. Made in USA with heavy-duty tubing. Holds up to 50 lbs. Lifetime warranty. Retails for $363. Asking $125; also large plastic dog kennel, $40. Call Eric 815-922-7966.

Apartments for Rent

Gardner - 1 bedroom apartment. $575 per month. One month deposit required. No dogs. On second floor in downtown Gardner. Water, sewer and trash included. Tenant pays electric. Texts preferred at 815-277-6018. One year lease and criminal background check required.
Wilmington - 2 bedroom apartment. Nice location. $650/month. First, last & security. 618-383-6330.
Braidwood, 2 BR, stove and refrigerator, w/d hookup, C/A, garbage included, $1,000 month plus security, no pets, call 815-474-4407.


10 foot aluminum John Boat and trailer. Two trolling motors & life jackets. $500.00 Call 815-530-4479.

Homes for Rent

Braidwood area - 3BR, 2BA, stove; refrigerator; C/A; W/D hookup, storage shed. Large lot. 1st, last & security. Credit check required. 745 E. Mary Ln., Godley. $1,250/month. 815-476-6462.
Braidwood area - 3BR, 2 bath, stove; refrigerator; C/A; W/D hookup; storage shed. Large lot & deck, 169 N Vernon Dr., Godley. $1,250/mo. 1st, last, security, credit check. 815-476-6462.

Wanted to Buy

Private collector buying old toys, Lionel Trains, American Flyer, old Tonka trucks, Matchbox cars, Barbie, GI Joe, paying top cash dollar, call 630-248-3222.

Service & Repairs

GOT GRASS Lawn Care Jim Baudino 815-342-6394
FIREWOOD, Cherry BBQ firewood $159. Dry, seasoned, oak firewood $149, mixed woods $129, plus delivery. CAMPING & BBQ FIREWOOD. Quick, friendly service. 815-260-0108.
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. Don’t let your roof get damaged from black algae. Have it sprayed, low prices. 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.