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Emilie Ann Dinger

JOLIET – Emilie Ann Dinger, 79, of Joliet and formerly of Gardner, has joined her heavenly family. She passed away Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Silver Cross Hospital, Joliet. Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be at…

Bernard ‘Barney’ Faletti, Sr.

WILMINGTON – Bernard Michael “Barney” Faletti, Sr., 76, of Wilmington passed away suddenly Monday, February 13, 2017 at his home. He was born February 19, 1940 in Braidwood, son of Joseph and Rose BertinoFaletti. He was a member of the…

Judy Ann Gillespie

DWIGHT – Judy Ann Gillespie, 68, of Dwight lost her year-long battle with acute myeloid Leukemia Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family. According to her wishes, cremation rites were accorded, and a remembrance dinner will…

SUPER BOWL

The worst week of the year for spots just hap- pened. It was such a bad week that places like Buffalo Wild Wings had to offer incredibly ridiculous deals just to get people in the door this past Sunday. They…

2016 Record Year for Dwight Fire Protection District

2016 proved to be a record year for the Dwight Fire Protection District. The Dwight Fire Department responded to 284 emergency incidents in 2016, a 30% increase from 2015. Over the last 5 years, the department’s responses have increased by…