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Telecommunications/dispatch center wants microwave antenna atop C-MHS water tower

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com May 21, 2014 The Eastern Will County Communications Center board is asking Crete Village officials to allow a microwave dish to be placed atop the municipal water tower west-southwest of Crete-Monee High School. EASTCOM says the newly located dish would expand the operation’s fire-equipment dispatching capabilities. That, in turn, would mean […]

E Will, SE Cook communities: Metra’s have-nots

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com April 1, 2014 A nearly 20-year effort to establish commuter rail service from the LaSalle Street Metra Station southeast to Balmoral Racing Park may be out of steam, according to a mayor involved in the effort. “Significant roadblocks have been thrown up recently that have caused me to wonder if this […]

Beecher, Peotone roundballers go head-to-head Monday

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Nov. 22, 2013 Weekly events calendar for Eastern Will County. Submissions accepted with gratitude. Please email contributions & comments to editor@ewcnews.com =============== FRIDAY, Nov. 22 =============== Crete Park District activities Crete Lions Club Recycling; 1215 Douglas Lane, 6-9 a.m., drop-off for recyclable items Beecher vs. Shepard Varsity Girls Basketball Ladycat Fall […]

Hearing Friday for second person in grave desecration spree

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Nov. 18, 2013 The second of two Eastern Will County males charged with vandalizing a Monee church graveyard is scheduled to enter a plea or begin trial Friday. Monee resident Justin C. Qunell of the 5400 block of West Orchard Trail was arrested in May on two counts of intentionally causing […]