Church News

From 10 a.m. to noon tomorrow, there will be a food pantry at New Vision Missionary Baptist Church at 1501 E. Merchant St., Kankakee. A mask must be worn.

St. John United Church of Christ at 1045 W. River St. in Kankakee will be holding a 150th Anniversary Gala on Sunday.

The Daily Journal invites area churches to send in news for publication. Brief items are published each Thursday and Church Scroll typically appears the first Thursday of the month.

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From 10 a.m. to noon on Friday, New Vision MB Church will be hosting a food pantry at 1501 E. Merchant St. At 11 a.m. on Sunday, the church will host a Friends and Family Day.  ...READ MORE

The Daily Journal invites area churches to send in news for publication. Brief items are published each Thursday and Church Scroll typically appears the first Thursday of the month. Information must be submitted by noon Monday before the Thursday the articles are to appear. ...READ MORE

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From 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 29, Aroma Park American Legion Post 1019 — located at 739 Sandbar Rd., Kankakee — will host a Fish Fry Dinner. Dinner includes fried tilapia, french fries, coleslaw and dinner roll.

Dr. Jim Simone of Kankakee is an ultra-marathoner who runs, bikes, walks and paddles in some of the world’s most unusual events, all to raise money for local charity.

Clifton Central High School’s Theatre Department will present performances of "Annie Jr." at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 24. Both performance will be in Central’s Miner Auditorium.

Art and Phyllis (Hagebusch) Murray, of Milford, will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 23 at Sugar Creek Barn in Milford. The event is being hosted by their family. They were married Sept. 16, 1951, in Pierce City, Mo. Read more

Robert and Pamela (Krueger) Plante, of Herscher, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with immediate family Oct. 23 at the Lighthouse Restaurant in Cedar Lake, Ind. They were married Oct. 23, 1971, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Danforth. Read more