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Peotone Woman Killed in Crash

Peotone Woman Killed in Crash

A Peotone woman was killed in what we believe was a weather related accident Thursday afternoon I-57.   Kankakee County Coroner Bob Gessner says 42 year old Jaimie Corsaro spun out of control in the northbound lanes south of Bradley and struck a barrier.  Corsaro’s vehicle then bounced back into traffic where it was hit by…Read More »

Unemployment is Down Again in Kankakee

The unemployment rate in Kankakee continues to fall.  The Illinois Department of Employment Security puts the number last month at 4.2 percent, that’s down from 4.6 percent in May of last year.   The highest jobless rate in the state is in Danville, the lowest is in Bloomington and Chicago areas.Read More »

3 Winds Closes

3 Winds Closes

The old Homestead Restaurant property in Kankakee is once again available. On their Facebook page the managers of the 3 Winds Eatery, which took over the location just last December, say they have closed their doors.   A lack of customers being cited for the closure.Read More »

13 Year Old’s Recording Earns Class 4 Felony Charges

13 Year Old’s Recording Earns Class 4 Felony Charges

Yahoo Lifestyle is reporting that a Manteno Middle School student has been charged with eavesdropping after he allegedly, secretly, recorded a conversation with the schools principle and assistant principle back in February. The 13 year old, who the article says is visually impaired, is facing a class 4 felony, equal to bigamy, child abduction, computer…Read More »

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