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  • Family Builds a Memory

      Sandra Olson Annala is shown presenting a donation in memory of her late step-mother, Karen R. Olson, to the Grundy County Housing Authority’s Brent Newman. One Morris area family is building a unique memory by donating to the work of those w...
  • Herald Angels to Help GCHA Residents

    In 1997, Herald News employees formed The Herald Angels to help our community at Christmas. Last Sunday, we kicked off the ad appeal portion of our 9th annual Herald Angels campaign. Starting Nov. 29 and continuing on Wednesdays through Dec. 27, ...
  • Housing Survey Now Available

      The Grundy County Housing Authority would like to learn your opinions regarding housing issues that face our county. Your answers to the survey are completely confidential and we encourage you to send this article to your Grundy County friends...
  • Congratulations United Way of Grundy County!

    Congratulations to United Way of Grundy County for winning 2nd place in the Civic Professional Category of the Grundy County Corn Festival Parade! What a great opportunity for United way to show off some of its spectacular Partner Agencies --  ...
  • Forensic Skills Seek to Uncover Hidden Patterns of Elder Abuse

    September 27, 2006 By JANE GROSS SANTA ANA, Calif. — The elderly man in the emergency room was covered with bruises, some purple and others fading to yellow. Despite signs of dementia, he told the same story over and over: His...
  • Daring to Lead

    Daring to Lead 2006 is a comprehensive national study of executive leadership at community-based nonprofits. Based on nearly 2,000 surveys from 8 metropolitan areas, the report provides current data on executive turnover, compensation, career plans, an...
  • The 2005 Tax Credit Developers' Summit

    AHF Live: Industry leaders debate ways to improve LIHTC programTranscript of Affordable Housing Finance's Editorial Advisory Board roundtable meeting More than a dozen excellent ideas for making the federal low-income housing tax credit program more effic...
  • Home for Christmas

    http://www.morrisdailyherald.com/main.asp?SectionID=1&SubSectionID=58&ArticleID=18022 Tuesday, April 25, 2006 GCHA breaks ground for senior housing in Mazon By Jo Ann Hustis Herald Writer Tuesday, April 25, 2006 A line of dignitar...
  • Hands Around the Courthouse

    13th Judicial Circuit Family Violence Prevention Council Grundy County Committee Presents: “HATCH” Featuring nationally know speaker Juan Ortiz. As a child, Juan faced the challenges of his father’s abuse fueled by the use of drugs and alcoh...
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  • Illinois ranks 36 among the 50 states in terms of affordable housing

    By Cherri Flinn, Marion Daily Republican, cflinn@mariondaily.com MARION — For many Americans home ownership and even finding a home to rent for a reasonable price is unattainable. During Illinois' Affordable Housing Week, March 19 to 25, ho...
  • Fore the Kids

      Participants' swing analyzed by Gary Pinns, PGA 5-time Illinois Open Champion & Golf Digest's "Top Teachers in the Midwest" 9th Annual Golf Classic Monday, May 22, 2006 Mistwood Golf Course, Romeoville 11:30AM - Hea...
  • Kopczick there to serve

    Thursday, March 23, 2006Mayor assists 'So No Senior Goes Hungry'By Michael FarrellHerald WriterThursday, March 23, 2006Mayor Richard Kopczick picks up a tray for Diana McComas Wednesday at Saratoga Tower. The Morris mayor joined with mayors around the cou...
  • United Way of Grundy County 60th Anniversary Celebration

           Date- August 3, 2006 Time -6PM cocktails / 7PM  Dinner Place- Diamond Banquet Hall, Diamond Illinois     contact UWGC office for more info.or click the link below for info. on our website.  &n...
  • From the Zero Tolerance Task Force

    Educators, Service Providers and Concerned Citizens:  Alcohol use among children and adolescents starts early and increases rapidly with age. A higher percentage of youth aged 12 to 20 use alcohol (29%) than use tobacco (24%) or illicit drugs (14%...
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters

    Each day, Big Brothers and Big Sisters help turn little moments into big magic in the lives of local children. Seemingly small things -- learning how to throw a football, baking cookies, or figuring out a math problem -- make a big difference to a child...
  • Today is Election Day!

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  • Good Luck Debbi!

    Housing Authority Note: Deb Wroblewski has provided so many services to residents of the Grundy County -- we will miss her deeply, and wish her only the best with her future plans.Wroblewski will remain involvedBy Michael FarrellMorris Daily Her...
  • Insurance Industry Noticing 'Fortified' Homes

    By John Anderson The Arkansas Morning News Researchers in Washington D.C. compile data on how shingles hold up when shot with high-velocity steel balls, engineers in Georgia build roof straps from the material used in bulletproof vests and professo...
  • From Progressive Farmer Magazine

        Story and Photos By Jim PatricoNoreen Dollinger has a real sense of place, and her place is in Grundy County, Ill. The Dollinger farm has been in the family since 1852, but Noreen will tell you that the land was home to Native Americans...