November 20, 2017By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance ReporterLife & Arts
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Snow has begun to fall from the sky and the streets of Downtown Mokena are electric with festive decorations highlighted by a bright and beautiful Christmas tree at the corner of Front and Mokena streets in the northeast end of the Metra parking lot.
Ray Knieriem (left) shakes hands with New Lenox Mayor Tim Baldermann, who presented Knieriem with a certificate Friday, Nov. 17, during Knieriem’s 100th birthday celebration at The Cottages of New Lenox. Photos by Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media
Will County Sheriff Mike Kelley and Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow announced three counts of first-degree murder were filed today against Jeremy Boshears, 32, of Coal City, in connection with the homicide of Kaitlyn Kearns.
I visited my mom on one of her not-so-good days. She was agitated and worried and not fully awake. The hardest part is leaving her. Sadness and anxiety well up. My chest and stomach get tight and achy.