Local Life

Throughout the month of May, Riverview Historic District will be hosting "Picture Perfect 5k." Friends and neighbors will have an opportunity to get active, enjoy nature and learn more about the neighborhood.

From 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at The Majestic Theater in Kankakee, Clove Alliance hosted its inaugural art show, titled “Brave, Bold, and Believed.” The event was to uplift survivors of sexual assault.

Child Network will be hosting a fundraiser from 4 to 9 p.m. April 23. The event will be held at PJ's Ice Cream and 20 percent of the proceeds will directly impact Child Network in its efforts to assist families affected by child abuse and neglect. 

For the second year in a row, the Kankakee County Humane Foundation has been forced to once again cancel Paws and Purrs, its most profitable yearly fundraiser, because of health safety concerns.

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