Jeep vs. Garbage Truck crash on Route 50 sends three to Hospital

      KANKAKEE - Three people were hospitalized after a crash Tuesday morning involving a garbage truck. According to Illinois State Police it happened around 9:30 a.m. when reports say a Jeep Patriot...

      Man allegedly stole nearly $2k in Meds from Peotone CVS 

      PEOTONE - Police are searching for information on a man who allegedly stole nearly $2,000 worth of over the...

      Christmas Light Map showcases 2022 noteworthy locations throughout Chicagoland 

      CHICAGO - A Google Map featuring some of Chicagoland’s most decorated homes has emerged online just in time for...

      Christmas Is Coming To Perry Farm

      BOURBONNAIS — Christmas on the Farm is coming to Perry Farm next Saturday, December 3rd. The event runs 9 a.m....

      Bourbonnais to hold 2nd Annual Holiday Tree Lighting event with students

      BOURBONNAIS - A new tradition will continue Thursday, December 1st with the second annual “Rockin’ Around the Tree Lighting”...

      Pier 1 to ‘wind-down’ retail operations across U.S.

      Pier 1 Imports announced in a press release this afternoon they will begin to ‘wind-down’ retail operations as soon as possible.

      118 million direct calls? Why Verizon, T-Mobile needs to step up in crisis for customers.

      AT&T is the lone leader in guaranteeing a nation will not be cut off from communications. At least, for now. Communication giants across the United States...

      Gamestop to close up to 200 stores nationwide

      The company has nearly 6,000 stores here in the United States and over fifty in a fifty-mile radius of Kankakee County alone with its closest location the store in the Bradley Commons off Route 50 in Bradley.

      Papi’s Pizza Cafe to close doors on Sept 19th

      Papi’s Pizza Café at 150 E Station Street in Kankakee and its newest location in Northfield Square Mall has announced it will be shutting its ovens down for good on September 19th.

      ReCharge Coffee Bar opens with Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening

      ReCharge Coffee Bar celebrated its official opening to the public on Friday, August 23, with a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by the Manteno Chamber of Commerce.

      Party With A Plan This Labor Day: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

      The numbers are shocking: In 2017, one person died every 48 minutes in a drunk-driving crash in America. These deaths account for approximately one-third of all traffic deaths each year, with 10,874 deaths occurring in 2017 alone. Even with drunk driving illegal in all 50 states and Washington, DC, the numbers remain similar year after year. Ultimately, drinking and driving is a choice, and it is a choice that puts all road users at risk.