CRETE | Crete-Monee School District 201-U Superintendent Nathaniel Cunningham Jr. started in his new role this week.
Nathaniel Cunningham Jr. is the new superintendent at Crete-Monee School District 201-U.
CROWN POINT | In November there will be no place like dome for Crown Point sports lovers.
CRETE | Kids of all ages grabbed paint and brushes June 26 and turned the blank and boring asphalt parking lot of the Crete Public Library, 1177 N. Main St., into a multicolored canvas of imagination and art in the annual Paint the Parking Lot event.
Jermey White with his rendition of the Cubs logo at the Crete library's Paint the Parking Lot event last month.
Nathaniel Nelson, with arms and hands covered in blue, added a little green paint to his canvas during the Crete library's Paint the Parking Lot event in June.
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CRETE | Motorists driving along Exchange Street or passing through the railroad crossing at Old Monee Road will have to adapt to alternate routes beginning Monday.
HAMMOND | Thirteen Purdue University Calumet technology students have been inducted into Tau Alpha Pi national engineering technology honor society.
Crete-Monee's Omari Stringer returns an interception for a touchdown during the 2012 IHSA Class 6A playoffs. Stringer has committed to play at Indiana University.
Lansing received welcome news last week that they’ve been selected to receive one of ComEd’s Green Region Program grants for 2014. The Crete Park District and the Forest Preserve District of Will County were also recipients, selected for open space projects located in south suburban Crete an…
Emma Gunka, Asiyah Sanders, and Olivia ZImmerman look on nervously as Miss Gayle of the Crete Library's Youth Services Division and Sophia Houchins try to break their eggs at a Myth Busters event.
CRETE | At the Crete Public Library District, about 20 tweens turned up on June 19 to test their myth-busting chops against such "everybody knows it" type facts as "bread always falls butter side down" and "eggs are very fragile." Well, according to their tally, bread does NOT always fall wi…
STEGER | Illinois Lutheran baseball coach Mark Kjenstad spent more time pacing the floor at night than he did pacing in the dugout during one of the Chargers games.
STEGER | It caught the ear of Illinois Lutheran baseball coach Mark KJenstad when his 6-year-old son Ryen got everyone's attention at Veterans Park in Steger.
CRETE | The Village Board gave its approval this week to a measure extending the village's participation in a Will County Governmental League effort that tries to offer lower electric rates to county residents.
CRETE | The Crete Park District is one of 83 park districts in Illinois to share in a $4.5 million grant to hire 1,500 youth this summer under the Illinois Youth Recreation Corps program through the Department of Natural Resources. The park district will receive $81,600.
CRETE | Crete Park District hosted it's first Picture it Scavenger Hunt on June 12.
Josh Kustra, Stephanie Gralewski, Jessica Hale and Haley Veldhuizen found the "Do It Best" sign in Crete and won points for this great photo.
Tyler Gralewski, Andrew Scharnhorst, Chloe Tallant and Ashley Scharnhorst won points for getting this picture in Crete Park. The teens took part in the park district's Picture It Scavenger Hunt.
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