Kankakee

Apply Now for Nicor Gas Diversity Grants for Non-Profits and Community Organizations

NAPERVILLE, Ill. - Nicor Gas is offering $100,000 in diversity grants to support community organizations and non-profits that promote diversity and inclusive opportunities. The program aims to address discrimination based...

Tornado Causes Heavy Damage to homes, horse farm in Sherman, near Illinois Capitol 

SHERMAN, IL - A tornado wreaked havoc in the town of Sherman, Illinois, causing severe damage to a subdivision...

High winds, possible Tornado leaves trail of chaos, I-57 shutdown for 20 vehicle accident

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, IL - A possible tornado in Champaign County resulted in a severe multiple-vehicle accident involving more than...

20 Ambulances requested after roof collapses during concert at Apollo Theater, MCI

Belvidere, IL - A concert at the Apollo Theatre in Belvidere turned tragic on Friday evening when the roof...

Grundy County School Bus Driver Arrested After Braking Incident Injures Students

MINOOKA, Ill. - The Minooka Police Department arrested Michael Zmuda Jr., a 75-year-old man, on charges of reckless conduct...

$40 Million Investment to Boost Transportation Sector in Kankakee with I-57, Route 17 Interchange 

KANKAKEE, IL - Get ready for a major boost in the transportation sector! Governor JB Pritzker has just announced a whopping $40 million investment for...

Riverside Healthcare Promotes Two Leaders to Administrative Team

KANKAKEE, IL - Riverside Healthcare, a fully integrated healthcare system, has announced two promotions to its administrative leadership team. Kathy O’Grady has been named Vice...

Glazin’ the Trail 5K Run/Walk to Benefit Catholic Charities Set for May 20

Kankakee, IL - On May 20, 2023, Kankakee Community College will host the inaugural Glazin' the Trail 5K Run/Walk to benefit Catholic Charities, Diocese...

Kankakee Public Library Continues Sale of License Plate Stickers

The Kankakee Public Library is continuing its sale of license plate stickers for the convenience of its patrons. The stickers are available for purchase...

Kankakee Kultivators Share Buzzworthy Insights on Bees and Honey at Public Library

Kankakee, IL - On Thursday, April 13th at 1:00 p.m., the Kankakee Kultivators Garden Club will be hosting a free program at the Kankakee Public...

KCC Alumni Dylan Dodd Makes Atlanta Braves Major League Roster

KANKAKEE, IL - Kankakee Community College announce Monday their former baseball player, Dylan Dodd, has made it to the Atlanta Braves Major League Roster.  Dodd, a...
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