Two local golf courses, Aspen Ridge Golf Course in Bourbonnais and Shamrock Golf Course in St. Anne, recently changed ownership.

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It’s that time of year again when school boards pass preliminary tax levies ahead of approving the final figures in December, representing how much funding local schools will be requesting from property taxes for the next school year. ...READ MORE

In the latest pushback against government mandates in schools, the Bradley-Bourbonnais Community High School superintendent and school board have submitted a letter to local representatives asking for help in the fight to make their own decisions. ...READ MORE

SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois real estate market continued to percolate in October as competition between buyers became more focused and homes sold quickly, according to data from Illinois Realtors. ...READ MORE

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 A federal judge on Monday blocked President Joe Biden's administration from enforcing a coronavirus vaccine mandate on thousands of health care workers in 10 states that had brought the first legal challenge against the requirement.

At the Kankakee County Health Department's first pediatric COVID-19 vaccination clinic last Saturday, 158 kids received their first dose out of 300 available slots, according to health department administrator John Bevis.