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Hamantaschen, traditional Purim pastries.
From the community

Joy and Humor–Congregation Etz Chaim Celebrates Purim

Congregation Etz Chaim of DuPage County, the self-proclaimed “Purim Capital of North America,” will hold its traditionally raucous Purim carnival and service on Wednesday, March … Read more ›

Hamantaschen, resembling evil Haman's three-cornered hat, are a traditional Purim treat.
From the community

Joy and Humor–Congregation Etz Chaim Celebrates Purim

Congregation Etz Chaim of DuPage County, the self-proclaimed “Purim Capital of North America,” will hold its traditionally raucous Purim carnival and service on Wednesday, March … Read more ›

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From the community

Cat of the Week – Shadow

Meet Shadow. She is a friendly gray tabby waiting at the Will County Humane Society for a new forever home. Her previous owner found her … Read more ›

Will County Board approves permit for Muslim house of worship

Despite resident objections, Will County Board members on Feb. 16 approved a special use permit for a Muslim house of worship and religious studies center … Read more ›

Bishop R. Daniel Conlon in May 2011. (Zbigniew Bzdak, Chicago Tribune)

Bishop blasts Obama plan on birth control

Acknowledging the divide in the pews regarding birth control, Bishop Daniel Conlon of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Joliet has joined the chorus of Catholic … Read more ›

Authors of "This Burning Land" will speak at Congregation Etz Chaim
From the community

Journalists Will Probe Changes in Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Greg Myre and Jennifer Griffin, husband-and-wife journalists and authors of the book "This Burning Land," will speak at the annual JUF brunch hosted by Congregation … Read more ›

Sr. Barbara Kwiatkowski, OSF (right) and the Rev. Jeff Smialek perform during a JCA pep assembly.
From the community

Campus ministry notes at Joliet Catholic Academy: Father Jeff, Sr. Barb put on a show at pep assembly

Now starring on Saturday Night Live, Sr. Barbara Kwiatkowski, OSF as Cheri Oteri and the Rev. Jeff Smialek, O. Carm., as Will Ferrell. At the … Read more ›

The 113-year-old Prayer Tower Church of God in Christ was demolished earlier this month. (Warren Dorris)

Prayer Tower moves to temporary location after old home demolished

The 113-year-old Prayer Tower Church of God in Christ was demolished earlier this month, making way for one of the first major developments along the … Read more ›

(Nancy Stone/ Chicago Tribune)

Holiday call out: Post your religious services

Calling all religious institutions, make sure to post your holiday service information and events to triblocal.dev. Posted information will then be published and available to … Read more ›

Pastor Addie Wright Thomason
From the community

Ordination and Installation of Pastor Thomason in Plainfield

Pastor Addie Wright Thomason was ordained and installed as Senior Pastor of the Reconciliation Table Church on Sunday, November 20, 2011. Pastor Thomason is the … Read more ›