Denise M. Baran-Unland, Shaw Local

Denise M. Baran-Unland

Shaw Local

Joliet, IL, United States

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Recent articles by Denise:

2 people injured in 3-vehicle crash in Joliet late Saturday afternoon

No one had life-threatening injuries in the crash on Joliet's West side. → Read More

Herald-News seeking ‘Women of the Year’ submissions

We invite organizations to submit a brief biography of their honorees along with a photo. → Read More

No one injured at Joliet house fire early Thursday morning

The Joliet Fire Department went to 612 Oneida St. in Joliet after receiving reports of a structure fire. → Read More

Blaze at Joliet’s Patrick Haley Mansion is under control

Joliet Police Department blocked off Center and Marion streets. → Read More

Northern Illinois breakfast restaurants, grocers reeling from increase in egg prices

Northern Illinois restaurants also reeling from increase in egg prices. → Read More

Neurosurgery program at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox to expand in 2023

Silver Cross said it performs 100 brain surgeries a year and that number is expected to increase. → Read More

Hospitals in Will, Grundy counties announce their 1st babies of 2023

Four local hospitals announce details about the first babies born in 2023. → Read More

Baran-Unland: Enjoy a trip to Joliet’s Christmas past with our gallery of vintage photos

Enjoy a gallery of 23 photos of Joliet’s Christmas past. → Read More

Photos: Vintage photos of Joliet Christmas past.

Enjoy a glimpse of Joliet during the holidays during years past. → Read More

Board of education at D.istrict 86 in Joliet approves teacher contract

Teachers at District 86 in Joliet will see a total wage increase of 15% over three years, → Read More

Rusty Nutz Car Club makes yet another donation, this time to Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox

The Joliet-based Rusty Nutz Car Club is a group of car enthusiasts who band together to help the community. → Read More

Proposed $99.5 million bond referendum won’t increase District 86 tax rate. Here’s why.

District 86 plans to add information to its website about the proposed referendum by early next week. → Read More

Naperville man found shot dead in Bolingbrook: police

Eric O. Stubblefield, 38, of the 200 block of E. Bailey of Naperville appeared to have been shot several times, → Read More

Art plays key role in Lockport’s revitalization.

A ribbon cutting will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in Lockport for two new murals and its new StoryWalk. → Read More

Joliet District 86 teacher’s union reach tentative agreement

District 86 certified staff had worked without a contract since Sept. 1. → Read More

MLK Day of Service returns to Joliet in 2023: register now

During its 16-year tradition, MLK Day of Service volunteers donated 17,110 service hours to 369 community projects. → Read More

Register now for Veterans Appreciation Night at Lockport H.S.

The event is open to all veterans and those currently serving in the Armed Forces. → Read More

Misuse of antibiotics can hurt you, Morris hospital pharmacist warns

The Centers for Disease Control called antibiotic residence “an urgent threat.” → Read More

Pets of the Week: Nov. 21, 2022

Cedar is a young domestic shorthair cat that was abandoned at the shelter and needs a loving, forever home. → Read More

2 Lockport Catholic grade schools will become regional school for Lockport and Homer Glen

The new Saints Dennis and Joseph Catholic Academy will become one, two-campus school for the 2023-2024 school year. → Read More