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New Crete-Monee D.201-U superintendent takes helm

New Crete-Monee D.201-U superintendent takes helm

CRETE | Crete-Monee School District 201-U Superintendent Nathaniel Cunningham Jr. started in his new role this week.

July 10, 2014 12:53 pm
Crete-Monee D.201-U announces new superintendent

Crete-Monee D.201-U announces new superintendent

Nathaniel Cunningham Jr. is the new superintendent at Crete-Monee School District 201-U.

July 10, 2014 11:14 am
Sports dome ready to start construction in Crown Point

Sports dome ready to start construction in Crown Point

CROWN POINT | In November there will be no place like dome for Crown Point sports lovers.

July 09, 2014 5:49 pm
Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

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.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Jermey White with his rendition of the Cubs logo at the Crete library's Paint the Parking Lot event last month.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am
Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

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.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am

Crossing the Line -- Gas prices

Crossing the line separating Indiana and Illinois sometimes means dealing with different laws and customs. Readers are asked to share ideas for this weekly feature. This week: Gas prices.

July 06, 2014 12:00 am

Construction begins Monday on Crete street, railroad crossing

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.

July 06, 2014 12:00 am

PUC technology students inducted into honor society

HAMMOND | Thirteen Purdue University Calumet technology students have been inducted into Tau Alpha Pi national engineering technology honor society.

July 03, 2014 12:00 am
Crete-Monee's Omari Stringer

Crete-Monee's Omari Stringer

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.

July 01, 2014 6:52 pm

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: ComEd grants awarded to Southland recipients

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…

June 29, 2014 12:00 am
Busting myths at the Crete Library

Busting myths at the Crete Library

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.

June 29, 2014 12:00 am
Busting myths at the Crete Library

Busting myths at the Crete Library

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…

June 29, 2014 12:00 am
Illinois Lutheran's Mark Kjenstad is the Times Baseball Coach of the Year

Illinois Lutheran's Mark Kjenstad is the Times Baseball Coach of the Year

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.

June 28, 2014 6:00 pm Video Photos

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Illinois Lutheran's Sam Geraci is the Times Baseball Player of the Year

Illinois Lutheran's Sam Geraci is the Times Baseball Player of the Year

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.

June 28, 2014 6:00 pm Video Photos

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Crete to renew electricity aggregation agreement

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.

June 28, 2014 12:00 am

Crete Park District receives $81K Youth Corps grant

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.

June 26, 2014 12:00 am
Crete teens take part in Picture It Scavenger Hunt

Crete teens take part in Picture It Scavenger Hunt

CRETE | Crete Park District hosted it's first Picture it Scavenger Hunt on June 12.

June 23, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Crete teens take part in Picture It Scavenger Hunt

Crete teens take part in Picture It Scavenger Hunt

Josh Kustra, Stephanie Gralewski, Jessica Hale and Haley Veldhuizen found the "Do It Best" sign in Crete and won points for this great photo.

June 23, 2014 12:00 am
Crete teens take part in Picture It Scavenger Hunt

Crete teens take part in Picture It Scavenger Hunt

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.

June 23, 2014 12:00 am
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