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The American Red Cross Blood Services is hosting a blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, at Knights of Columbus 745 — located at 187 S. Indiana Ave., Kankakee. Read more

Halloween is just around the corner and local events to celebrate the holiday are packing the calendar. Now through Oct. 31, there is something spooky for every one in and around Kankakee County. Read more

She always scheduled annual checkups and mammograms. It was what she was supposed to do to detect cancer early. But in December 2019, Stacey St. Louis was under the weather and had to cancel her mammogram. Read more

CSL has awarded seven greater Chicago area students with scholarships totaling more than $20,000 as part of the company’s new program for U.S.-based employees and their dependents, according to a CSL press release.  Read more

A roundup of area arrests for serious crimes. Unless otherwise stated, these reports are taken directly from police reports. Read more

The proposed six-month moratorium on any additional Kankakee-based gaming cafes was slowed as Kankakee City Council members failed to approve the measure on both its first and second readings Monday. Read more

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