For Free

Free: Hot tub & startup chemicals, in good working order, you must haul, in Wilmington, Call Eric 815-476-7966. nc29b-31a

Help Wanted

Joliet/Coal City Optometric practice: seeking ophthalmic assistant, duties include: helping dr. w/ visual field/o.c.t./fundus photos/optical/billing/marketing/etc. small business environment, accommodations for your available time, committed to your position. Optical, medical office/customer service experience preferred, Training tools provided, dependable, committed, self-motivated, team employee, willing to learn. Management potential.PT or more, Experience in any of the above tasks is a PLUS. Minimum 20-30+ hours/week. 10:00-7:30* M - W; 10:00-2:00* Fri & Sat *or until finished with patients. Thursday in Coal City Fax: 815 476 2020 cc29b-33a
FT General Laborer needed, days, forklift experience a plus, email resume to or fax 815-476-6608. cc29b-33a
SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AND 1:1 AIDES NEEDED for the 2018-19 school year: Must have Paraprofessional Certification OR at least 60 college credit hours. Current openings are located in Morris, Coal City and Minooka. Substitute Aides also needed for all Coop programs. Training provided. Competitive wage benefit package. Apply online at or send resume and letter of interest to: Grundy County Special Education Cooperative, C/O Carolyn Elkin, 725 School St., Morris, IL 60450 Phone: 815-942-5780 Fax: 815-942-5782.  cc29a-b
ELWOOD CCSD #203 GROUNDSKEEPER POSITION AVAILABLE Elwood CCSD #203 is seeking qualified applicants to fill a part-time groundskeeper position.  This part-time position is seasonal and runs from April until November, depending on weather.  Person is responsible for mowing, keeping school grounds manicured, taking care of baseball diamond and maintenance on equipment.  This person is not responsible for snow removal in the winter.  If you are interested in applying, please contact Cathie Pezanoski, Superintendent, at 815-423-5187 or or apply online at  Click on the Human Resources link and then the Job Application link to complete application.  ch29a-b
ISO driver to give rides on Saturdays and Sundays for 2 hours each day, if interested call 815-476-9626.cc29a-30b
South Wilmington Grade School has a Janitorial position open for the 2018-2019 school year.  Experience with maintenance and cleaning is preferred but not necessary. The position is 7 hours per day with paid vacation and holidays.  Interested applicants should send a letter of application listing your qualifications along with references to: Cynthia Christensen, Superintendent, 375 5th Avenue, PO Box 459, South Wilmington, IL 60474 or email information to Mrs. Christensen at
HELP WANTED Truck detailer/Shop hand/ Maintenance Apply at Holt & Sons Inc. 504 S. East Street Gardner, 60424 815-237-8450. cc28b-32a  
Coal City Community Unit School District #1 is accepting applications for a full time custodian.  This position will require skills in cleaning and maintaining commercial buildings.  Salary determined as per the Custodial Negotiated Agreement.  Interested candidates may apply online at  Application deadline is Friday, July 20, 2018.  ch28a-b
VACANCY NOTICE The Coal City Community Unit School District #1, an equal opportunity employer, is accepting applications for a Copy Clerk to work 2 hours per day of student attendance at the Early Childhood Center, Elementary School and Intermediate School for the 2018-2019 school year.  Applications can be submitted on the district's website at Applications will be accepted through July 27, 2018. EOE.  ch28a-29b
Restaurant looking for FT/PT dishwashers & Bussers $275-$350 week. Cook positions $385-$525 week.  Health Care, 401K, paid vacations.  Apply at Big Fish Grille 27425 S. Will Rd, Wilmington.  815-476-9331.  cc28a-31b
Hiring Class A  CDL - Company Driver and Owner Operators Regional/Local & Over the road company drivers. Average $1700.00 - $1800.00  weekly.  Health Insurance offered. Updated equipment.  No Containers.  One year minimum experience needed.  Paid vacation after a year.  Free direct deposit.  Pass roadside DOT inspection. Bonuses up to $350.  Quarterly safety bonus.  773-406-6136 or 773-640-2174.  ch27a-30b
EXPERIENCED PART TIME COOK.  Apply @ Nellys, 140 Bridge St., Wilmington.  ck26b-30a
OFFERING CNA CLASSES, DAYS, EVENINGS & WEEKENDS.   Home health nurses needed.  Call for class dates, 630-771-1162 or 630-771-9069, cc 11a-37b
NOW HIRING:  Cooks, waitresses, dishwashers, bartenders.  Apply in person 900 N. Union St., Dwight, 815-584-2331.  ch10a-tfn

For Rent

FARM SHED & BARN 2 overhead doors, 60x80 metal building, concrete floor, office space 20x20, $1,000/mo. BARN 30x60, cement block, hayloft, cement floor, $200/mo. Both on 8615 E. Spring Rd. 815-482-5880. cc29b-33a

Garage Sale

Moving Sale: 140 E. 2nd St.,Coal City, Friday, July 20, 4p.m.-7p.m., Saturday, July 21, 8a.m.-noon, womens clothes size M, leather coats, kitchenware, antiques, books, outdoor furniture. ca29b
1360 Widows Rd., Wilmington, Fri., July 20 & Sat., July 21, 8a.m.-3p.m., Jewelry, clothes, household goods, some furniture, lots of misc. cc29a-b
1106 N. Joliet St., Wilmington.  Wed.-Sun., July 18-22, 9am-7pm.  Moving Sale.  Wilmington area collectibles, anitques, furniture, housewares, home decor, tools, too much to list.  cc29a-b
910 Mae St., Wilmington.  Wed, Thur. & Fri., July 18-20, 8am-3pm, & Sat., July 21, 8am-noon.  Household decor, clothes, bedding, collectibles, something for everyone!  Too much to list.  cc29a-b
34119 W. River Rd., Wilmington.  Fri. July 13, 8-5.  Sat. July 14, 8-3.  Going off to college? Mini fridge, mattress toppers, kitchen items, household misc., clothes-baby & adult, wedding decorations, craft supplies, jewelry, books, discounted pampered chef, local honey & lots more. ca 28a-b
395 N. Kankakee St., Coal City.  Thur. & Fri., July 12 & 13, 9am-6pm., & Sat., July 14, 9am-3pm. Downsizing Sale!  Household goods, furniture, tools, bikes and much more.  Only a few itmes will have marked prices, everything else is yours for a free will donation.ca28a-b
60 E. Blackstone St., Coal City.  Fri. & Sat., June 29 & 30, 8am-2pm.  Tools, vintage & collectibles, furniture, household items, crafts & jeans.  ca26b
34229 West River Rd., Wilmington.  Fri, & Sat., June 29 & 30, 9am-5pm.  Baby, kids & adult clothes/shoes, toys, baby toys, kitchen & household items.  fr26a-b
275 Quail Ct., Braidwood.  Thur. & Fri., June 28 & 29, 9am-1pm.  Clothing (boy’s 3-8, women’s plus, girls junior) & more.  cc26a-b

Homes for Sale

4040 Wood St., Morris, 1.3 miles east of IL Route 47, off of Pine Bluff Road, 2 or 3 bedroom with 1.5 baths, 2 car detached/heated garage. Completely remodeled (all flooring-HVAC-water heater), thermopane windows, vinyl siding, interior paint, ceiling fans and bath fixtures. Asking $156,000. cc29a-32b  
CUSTER PARK, 1 BR ON BOATABLE PART OF RIVER, beautiful view from 2 decks and large picture window, 20934 HWY 113.  815-922-2895 Leave msg. 29a-32b
DIAMOND:  New construction, single family home, 2 story, 3 BR,  2.5 BA, basement.  815-474-0409.  29a-31b

Service & Repairs

Alling Handyman Service Over 30 yrs. exp., call Jason for all your renovations or repairs, full insured, fast service, 815-263-6081. cc29b-33a
Are you in need of a cleaning person? I have 30 years experience.  Call Veronica 815-326-5010. ch28a-31b
THE LAWN GUY $25 lawn cuts, hedge trimming 815-780-7663.  cc26b-30a
The Lawn Guy Full service landscape company Spring clean ups 815-780-7663
Mike Collins Roofing,  re-shingles and modified rubber and gutter cleaning, aluminum gutter screen, blown-in insulation in attics. INSULATION. Get a free estimate for blown in insulation for attics from Mike Collins Roofing. Keep your house cooler  in summertime and warmer in  the winter. lic # 104.007296. Ask for Mike at 815-730-1303. 17a-42b
Bohac Dirtworks, excavating, grading, dozer work, sand • gravel, black dirt, private ponds and lakes, ditch cleaning, demolition. Office: 815-458-2542 Cell phones: 405-5981 - John, 791-0153 - John Jr., 791-0750 - Justen

Elder Care Providers

Will care for your elderly loved one.  Cheaper than an agency.  Dependable & Trustworthy.  Have references 815-634-2455.  ca29a-32b
CNA with over 18 years experience, excellent references. certified. Get peace of mind with Mary’s Peace of Mind Home Health. Not an agency just someone who likes to give you peace of mind when you need it most.  Exp. in all phases of home health. Reasonable rates so call 815-651-6772. cc 28b-32a


YARDMAN RIDING LAWN MOWER.  Good condition, low mileage, new battery, starter, motor ignition switch & solenoid.  won’t start.  $150.  815-476-2409.  cc29a-30b
FIREWOOD  Dry, seasoned   oak firewood, cherry and oak BBQ firewood, split, $119. Camping Wood $99.  The best firewood & quick, friendly service.  815-260-0108. cc29a-36b
32’ fifth wheel or goose neck tr. 24’ deck, 2-7,000lb axles, elec. brakes, elec. landing gear, state insp. $3,700, 815-476-2805. ca28b-31a
Golf Cart, Yamaha. Very good to excellent condition, new batteries, radio. $1,100.00 OBO. Iphone 6, mint condition. $350.00. Call 815-237-2486. cc28a-30b

Duplex for Rent

COAL CITY:  3 BR, 2.5 BA, 2 story duplex in quiet neighborhood near high school.  Updated in 2015, move in ready.  Two car attached garage, spacious backyard and lots of storage space.  No pets.  $1,200/mo plus sec. deposit.  Available Sept. 1st.  For info and showing call 815-693-5644.  fr29a-30b
Diamond, 1570 Patmore, 2 BR, 1 BA, decent kitchen w/ all appliances, 1 car garage, repainted and new floors. No pets. $900, call 815-941-4832. cc28a-31b
2 & 3 BR DUPLEX RANCH STYLE, Only 2 units per building.  1/2 Mile from I-55 (Diamond). Attached Garage, Large Backyard. Oak Cabinets, Concrete Drive, W/D Hook-up.  All Maintenance included. 3 BR available August 1st at $975/month. 2 BR available now at $900/month. Plus sewer and water.  No Smoking or Pets & Year Lease. Call 815-351-2494.  ck27b-31a


1996 HONDA GOLDWING SE, garage kept, runs great, many options including 2 helmets, plus intercom hookup, $5,500.  815-365-2236 leave message.  cc29a-32b
For Sale: 2003 Honda Gold Wing, 90,000 mi, in good condition, $6,800/obo, 815-942-9030. cc28b-30a


1997 FORD RANGER, 198k miles, 5 spd. stick, 4 cyl., bed liner, tool box, newer tires, exhaust, shocks, battery, good brakes, runs good. $1,700.  815-641-4720.  cc29a-30b
For Sale: 2014 Buick Enclave, leather, 52,000 mi., 3rd row seating, towing, excellent condition, $22,000/obo, 815-942-9030. cc28b-30a
1996 DAKOTA EXTENDED CAB, matching cap, 2 wheel drive, 185,853 miles, lots of new parts, needs some work.  Channahon.  $1,500 OBO. Can text pictures. (779) 225-2603. ca28a-29b
1996 CADILLAC DEVILLE, 110k miles, new tires, new starter, good condition, $2,495 o.b.o., 815-603-6917.  cc28a-30b

Homes for Rent

ESSEX:  3 BR, 2.5 CAR GARAGE, large yard, sewer, water, lawn maintenance includeded.  $1,150/month.  No pets, no smoking.  815-252-8517.  cc29a-30b
COAL CITY, 2 BR, 1 BA, BASEMENT, garage, all appliances, no pets.  Available Aug. 1, 815-436-2551.  ck29a-30b
Essex, Reed-Custer schools, 3 BR, 2 BA, garden tub in master bath, kitchen w/bar, 6 panel oak doors, ceramic tile, c/a, dish washer, utility room, 2 car attached garage, rent $1,100 plus sec., 815-365-2569. cc 28a-31b
BRAIDWOOD, 2 BR, 1 BA, 26’x32’ extra large garage, 12’x16’ shed w/ cedar lined room, 12’x8’ shed, stove, refridgerator, w/d, c/a, patio, 2 blacktop driveways, handicap ramp.  302 Oak St. & Rt. 53 across from Polk-a-Dot & Berkots.  $950, 1st, last, sec. deposit + credit check.  815-476-6462.  cc26b-30a
COAL CITY:  2 BR, 1 BA, w/ garage.  New flooring and paint $800/mo.  Sec. deposit and $35 app fee.  NO PETS, non smoking., releaseindustries  815-545-3887.  ch26a-tfn

Real Estate

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 13TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT GRUNDY COUNTY - MORRIS, ILLINOIS U.S. BANK N.A. IN ITS CAPACITY AS TRUSTEE FOR THE REGISTERED HOLDERS OF MASTR ASSET BACKED SECURITIES TRUST 2005-WMC1, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES Plaintiff, -v.- KRISTIN B. OLSEN, DAMEN H. OLSEN Defendant 16 CH 73  NOTICE OF SALE  PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered in the above cause on February 17, 2017, an agent for The Judicial Sales Corporation, will at 9:00 AM on August 3, 2018, at the Grundy County Courthouse, 111 East Washington Street front door entrance, MORRIS, IL, 60450, sell at public auction to the highest bidder, as set forth below, the following described real estate: Commonly known as 121   W. HIGH STREET, Morris, IL 60450 Property Index No. 05-04-277-003.  The real estate is improved with a single family residence.  The judgment amount was $151,810.27. Sale terms: 25% down of the highest bid by certified funds at the close of the sale payable to The Judicial Sales Corporation. No third party checks will be accepted. The balance in certified funds/or wire transfer, is due within twenty-four (24) hours. The subject property is subject to general real estate taxes, special assessments, or special taxes levied against said real estate and is offered for sale without any representation as to quality or quantity of title and without recourse to Plaintiff and in "AS IS" condition. The sale is further subject to confirmation by the court.  Upon payment in full of the amount bid, the purchaser will receive a Certificate of Sale that will entitle the purchaser to a deed to the real estate after confirmation of the sale.  The property will NOT be open for inspection and plaintiff makes no representation as to the condition of the property. Prospective bidders are admonished to check the court file to verify all information.  If this property is a condominium unit, the purchaser of the unit at the foreclosure sale, other than a mortgagee, shall pay the assessments and the legal fees required by The Condominium Property Act, 765 ILCS 605/9(g)(1) and (g)(4). If this property is a condominium unit which is part of a common interest community, the purchaser of the unit at the foreclosure sale other than a mortgagee shall pay the assessments required by           The Condominium Property Act, 765 ILCS 605/18.5(g-1).  IF YOU ARE THE MORTGAGOR (HOMEOWNER), YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO REMAIN IN POSSESSION FOR 30 DAYS AFTER ENTRY OF AN ORDER OF POSSESSION, IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 15-1701(C) OF THE ILLINOIS MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE LAW.  You will need a photo identification issued by a government agency (driver's license, passport, etc.) in order to gain entry into our building and the foreclosure sale room in Cook County and the same identification for sales held at other county venues where The Judicial Sales Corporation conducts foreclosure sales.  For information, contact Plaintiff's attorney: POTESTIVO & ASSOCIATES, P.C., 223 WEST JACKSON BLVD, STE 610, Chicago, IL 60606, (312) 263-0003 Please refer to file number 112624.  THE JUDICIAL SALES CORPORATION One South Wacker Drive, 24th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606-4650 (312) 236-SALE  You can also visit The Judicial Sales Corporation at for a 7 day status report of pending sales. POTESTIVO & ASSOCIATES, P.C. 223 WEST JACKSON BLVD, STE 610 Chicago, IL 60606 (312) 263-0003 Attorney File No. 112624 Case Number: 16 CH 73 TJSC#: 38-5406 NOTE: Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, you are advised that Plaintiff's attorney is deemed to be a debt collector attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. I3092412  

Business Opportunities

ENTIRE FLEA MARKET INVENTORY FOR SALE.   500+ items.  Mostly jewelry.   Rings, pins, necklaces. Knick knacks, Rolling suitcases for hauling and business supplies.  $350 OBO  815-530-9747.  cc28a-b

Lawn & Garden

BAD BOY LAWNMOWER, like new. 4800 MZ Pro Series ADS 48” deck. 26 HP Briggs & Stratton. Very clean.  In Coal City.  Call Mark (815) 735-2632.  Leave message.  Asking $3,000.  cc 28a-30b
LAWN MOWERS (NO RIDERS), PRESSURE WASHERS, all in good condition.  Call Larry 815-510-6360.  ca26a-29b

Apartments for Rent

1 BR apt. in the country.  Elec., garbage & water included.  $650/month + deposit.  815-941-4985.  27a-30b
COAL CITY, newer 2 BR, 1 BA, eat in kitchen, gas heat, CA, laundry facility, pet friendly, ample parking, close to schools and park, $790 to $815/mo., 815-634-4244. See pictures at ch 48b-tfn
Gardner: 2 BR, $725 per month. First/mo  and security deposit. 815-690-6977,   ch25a-tfn

Child Care Providers

Child Care in Custer Park: Child care  available in  my Custer Park homenear Rte. 113, flexible hours and days, resonable rates, call Mary at 815-458-0046. cc26a-29b


Large Selection of Dog and Cat Food, treats, accessories, health aids, clothing, Birthday treats, wall art, jewelry, gifts, greeting cards and Home of Fritters for Critters Pet Treats. New! Brew and Chew Dog Treats. Trinity Barkery 240 W. Baltimore Wilmington., Il 60481 815-476-5104  ch22b-tfn