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  • Lombard boy, 1, returns home after heart transplant

    LOMBARD – Sitting comfortably on a rug in the living room of his family's home along Grace Street on Wednesday morning, 16-month-old Jace Szklanecki s ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Silver Cross Hospital implements 'The Golden Hour' program for parents and newborns

    NEW LENOX – Silver Cross Hospital’s Women and Infant Services Unit is now offering “The Golden Hour” program, an industry standard best practice, to a ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Plainfield resident elected president of autism awareness board

    PLAINFIELD – Kerri McGrail of Plainfield, a senior studying biomedical sciences in the College of Undergraduate Health Sciences at Marquette Universit ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Silver Cross Hospital’s bariatric surgery program receives re-Accreditation as Center of Excellence

    NEW LENOX – The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery has awarded Silver Cross Hospital a three-year re-certification as a Bariatric Su ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • JJC to offer diagnostic medical sonography programs

    JOLIET – Starting this fall at Joliet Junior College, students pursuing careers in the ultrasound field may now pursue an associate in applied science ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Grand Prairie students raise more than $13,000 for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

    FRANKFORT – On May 17, a successful fundraising walk by Grand Prairie Elementary School students – kindergarten through second grade – raised $13,249 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • ATI Foundation will host Metal Walk & Fun Run

    JOLIET – The ATI Foundation’s Metal Walk & Fun Run to raise funds for local children with physical impairments is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 21 at Si ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center offers new procedure for blocked arteries

    JOLIET – Barbara Brockman is looking forward to the day when her new grandson is old enough to sit in a wagon, so she can take him and his 3-year-old ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Elmhurst doctor headed to World Cup with U.S. Men's National Team

    ELMHURST – A doctor from Elmhurst will travel to Brazil this month to provide medical care for the U.S. Men's National Team during the 2014 World Cup.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Coalition offers free balance classes to New Lenox residents

    NEW LENOX – When Daniel Martin, public safety division chief at the New Lenox Police Department, was appalled when he saw the statistics on how many s ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Elmhurst Memorial president honored for community service

    ELMHURST – The president and CEO of Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare was recently honored with a community service award.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Silver Cross surgeons making their mark

    NEW LENOX – Darnella Washington’s heavy menstrual periods were interfering with her job as a certified nurse assistant and she soon found out why.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Laser Therapy Center opens in Minooka

    MINOOKA – Dr. Joann L. Maruszak has opened Minooka Laser Therapy Center at 524 West Mondamin St., Minooka, in the same building where Maruszak has pra ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Sen. Cullerton, state Senate vote to broaded heroin task force

    VILLA PARK – Backed by State Sen. Tom Cullerton (D-Villa Park), the Illinois Senate Wednesday passed a plan to expand the scope of a task force that s ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Elmhurst foundation to host annual golf fundraiser

    ELMHURST – Registration is open for One Small Voice Foundation's 14th annual Golf Outing.The Elmhurs ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
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