New Lenox


Scott Paddock elected chairman of Silver Cross Hospital’s Board

New Lenox - The Silver Cross Hospital Board of Directors recently elected Scott Paddock as Chairman. He succeeds Douglas Hutchison Jr. of Joliet, who served as the Board Chairman for the past three years. With a history of success in ...

Fourth of July firework safety tips

New Lenox - Summertime is here and the Fourth of July is less than a week away. Block parties, summer cook-outs and other outdoor fun is on tap for the upcoming holiday. However, more fires are reported on July 4th ...

Help New Lenox Fire district keep the Wreath Red

The New Lenox Fire Protection District’s (NLFPD) four fire stations will have a large wreath on the front of them with all red lights. These wreaths are not just decorations for the holidays; they are there with a purpose. “The ...

New Lenox turns up 7th rabid bat of season

After a full month with no additional rabid bats being found in Will County, the seventh one of the year was discovered in a residence off of Fir Street in New Lenox. On July 31st, the home owners were awakened ...

New Lenox acquires property for sewage treatment plant

The effort to begin planning and later building a new sewage treatment plant is underway in New Lenox, according to officials. During a recent meeting of the New Lenox Village Board of Trustees, Village Administrator Kurt Carroll announced that the ...

Frankfort Garden Walk

Evilena’s Red Dresser will host a self-paced Garden Walk in Frankfort benefitting the Conservation Foundation on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The goal of the walk is to inspire gardeners with the beauty of nature ...

Cabin Fever in New Lenox

Police Chief Bob Sterba and the New Lenox Police Department are proud to announce the tenth annual “Cabin Fever” event to be held on Saturday, January 27.

Children’s Book Drive for local Reading Rooms

With the year coming to an end, the National Hook-up of Black Women/Silver Cross Hospital’s nine Reading Rooms are pretty bare. To restock the shelves, Silver Cross Hospital will hold a Children’s Book Drive January 8 through 31, 2018.

Trinity Services supporters can amplify giving on #GivingTuesday

Supporters of Trinity Services, Inc. can amplify their charitable impact this #GivingTuesday by making a tax-deductible online donation to the nonprofit on Tuesday, Nov. 28.

Model railroad holiday open house is Saturday

The community is invited.

Charitable giving amplified on 'GivingTuesday'

Supporters of Trinity Services, Inc. can amplify their charitable impact this #GivingTuesday by making a tax-deductible online donation to the nonprofit on Tuesday, Nov. 28.

Silver Cross Fall diabetes fest on Nov. 4

The Silver Cross Diabetes Center will host its annual Fall Diabetes Fest on Saturday, November 4.

Silver Cross hosting ladies night out with comedian, breast cancer survivor

Silver Cross Hospital will hold a Ladies Night Out evening full of laughter, shopping, and tasty treats on Thursday, October 12 in New Lenox.

National Night Out

New Lenox -The New Lenox Police department will participation in National Night Out on Tuesday, August 01, 2017 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. The event will be held in front of the New Lenox Police Department (200 Veterans Parkway). ...

New Lenox development to provide independent living for seniors

New Lenox –New Lenox Horizon Senior Living Community recently broke ground on the southwest corner of Cedar Rd. and Otto Dr. in New Lenox. The 53-unit development is scheduled to open in summer 2018. A mix of private financing and ...