Denise M. Baran-Unland, Shaw Local

Denise M. Baran-Unland

Shaw Local

Joliet, IL, United States

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Recent articles by Denise:

Pets of the Week: Aug. 8, 2022

Neo’s ideal owner is someone that can play fetch for all hours of the night. → Read More

New Lenox, Homer Glen saw brunt of Wednesday’s storms

A few scattered shower may come through Will County this evening, but storms aren't expected. → Read More

Aurora man charged with 2 counts of first-degree murder of Bolingbrook man arrested Tuesday

Aaron Ortiz was identified as the suspect for the 2016 murder of Todd Frantzen → Read More

Morris Hospital progressing with surgery department renovations

Renovations for this initial phase should completed in the first quarter of 2023. → Read More

Joliet home health nurse donating a kidney on Wednesday to someone she’s never met

Julie Lakomiak of Plainfield said the need for living kidney donors is high. So she decided to help. → Read More

Man dies after being shot multiple times

Investigators are working to identify any suspects → Read More

Joliet detectives investigate shooting early Saturday in 100 block of South Hammes

Joliet police found evidence of a shooting in the 100 block of South Hammes in Joliet. → Read More

Crest Hill home uninhabitable after heavy fire

The fire caused extensive damage to the single-family home’s garage. → Read More

On-duty Joliet police officer injured in car crash

The other driver was ticketed for failure to yield while turning left. → Read More

Walmart’s InHome program now offers grocery delivery straight to your refrigerator

Customers must sign up for a monthly membership and agree to a code of conduct. → Read More

Shorewood officials ask people to stay away from 3 ponds for now

Materials from the large fire at Tri-County Stockdale may have migrated into the storm sewer system. → Read More

TV magician Michael Carbonaro coming to the Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet on Aug. 12 for family friendly show

"Michael Carbonaro: Lies On Stage" is a family friendly, interactive, high energy show. → Read More

PETA honors cows injured and killed on I-80 in Will County with billboard

The billboard will remain in place for one month, Amber Canavan, campaign manager for PETA said. → Read More

Rotary Club of Joliet donates 2,000 dictionaries to 3rd and 4th grade students at 15 D. 86 schools

Despite computers and the internet, Rotary Club of Joliet feels students still need a physical dictionary. → Read More

Morris Hospital credits new MRI for improved scans in less time and with greater patient comfort

Morris Hospital's new MRI can produce high quality images that's sensitive to detail. → Read More

New to thrifting? Try these inflation-fighting resale stores in Will County

Thrifting can be part of an overall budget strategy to combat inflation. → Read More

Pets of the Week: July 4, 2022

Sarah and Slinky are sweet 1-year-old, 30-pound beagle mixes and a bonded pair so they should be adopted together. → Read More

No cancelations scheduled for remaining July 4th celebrations in Will County

Extra security is planned for the fireworks celebration at Joliet Junior College. → Read More

A quiet day Tuesday at the Will County polls

By the time the polls closed 12.8% of registered voters had voted on Election Day. → Read More

Asian carp rebranding: fish story or sustainable?

Asian carp isn’t the first food (or fish) be rebranded. But will people buy - and eat - it? → Read More