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Celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of RAKA!

Thanks to those who have previously donated to Random Acts of Kindness Assistance. Your generosity has helped dozens of individuals and families within the health-crisis … Read more ›

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Path To Happiness

Swami Mukundananda is a world-renowned teacher of Spirituality, Yoga, and Meditation. He received his degrees in Engineering and Management from two world famous Institutes in … Read more ›

New Lenox residents enjoy LWSRA Park Party
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New Lenox Residents Celebrate LWSRA Park Party

New Lenox, IL: “Music, games, laughter and friendly chatter filled Firefighters’ Park,” stated Lea Pipiras, Recreation Supervisor at New Lenox Community Park District, “This left … Read more ›

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June 2 Proclamation Service 5:00 pm Kicks-Off Community Crusade


To help raise money for various shelter organizations, employees at Marquette Bank had an employee Chili Cook-off.
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Marquette Bank Employees Support Local Shelter Organizations Through Volunteer Efforts

Marquette Bank, a locally-owned neighborhood bank, completed fundraising and volunteer activities to support local shelter organizations during January, February and March of 2012. Through the … Read more ›

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Serving Wounded Warriors and the Survivors of our Fallen Heroes

It’s an American tradition to pay tribute to the men and women of the Armed Forces each Memorial Day — especially honoring those who have … Read more ›

Kathy Webb hosted - HELPING HANDS: Meagan and Michaela Johnston, Sarah and Rachel Lamparski, Cari Floyd, Maggie O'Conell and Kelsey Christiansen
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HELPING HANDS – Youth Ministry of the United Methodist Church of New Lenox

As part of the new project, which was the idea of the teen girls group youth ministry, seven girls went to the home of Kathy … Read more ›

Activity Director Larry Lindholm (from left), and Administrator Karen Sorbero present Blaine Bowen of Joliet the Schuth Gratia Deo Volunteer of the Year award during Sunny Hill Nursing Home of Will County’s volunteer tea. (Photo courtesy of Sunny Hill Nursing Home of Will County)
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Sunny Hill Nursing Home names outstanding volunteers

JOLIET — Blaine Bowen was named Sunny Hill Nursing Home’s 2011 Schuth Gratia Deo Volunteer of the Year during the facility’s annual volunteer tea, that … Read more ›

Marquette Bank employees kick off the 5th Annual Neighborhood Food Drive by volunteering  at the Greater Chicago Food Depository. The Bank will accept non-perishable food donations until June 23, 2012 at all Marquette Bank locations.
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Marquette Bank Kicks Off 5th Annual Neighborhood Food Drive to Help Fight Hunger

(April 30, 2012) –– Marquette Bank, a locally-owned neighborhood bank, is launching its 5th Annual Neighborhood Food Drive on May 1, 2012. Bank employees, customers, … Read more ›

Mindy Williams and her sister Melissa Wilder
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Manhattan Resident to Activate Community for Tag Days Drive in New Lenox on May 19 to Benefit Les Turner ALS Foundation

On May 19, approximately 25 volunteers wearing yellow aprons and holding collection canisters will be stationed throughout New Lenox as part of the Les Turner … Read more ›