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Public Meeting About SouthCom

Have you ever wondered what happens when you call 911? On average, a person makes only one 911 call in his/her lifetime. That call is a unique experience for us so it is important to know that the person on the other end of the telephone knows what to do![Read More…]

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Board set to debate Golf Course Closing

Village Manager Tom Mick confirmed in a telephone interview that the Village Board will discuss the closing of Hidden Meadows Golf Course later this month.  "I expect there will be a decision made in November," Mick said, indicating the matter will probably be discussed next Monday, with a resolution calling[Read More…]

Senator Debbie Halvorson and supporters

Halvorson wins big

State Senate Majority Leader Debbie Halvorson celebrates with supporters Cait and Callie Phipps.  Senator Halvorson won a commanding victory over Republican challenger Joe Maun. All other state and federal incumbents who serve Park Forest were also successful in retaining their seats. 

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Scenic 10 – A New Hope

According to a recent press release from the Village of Park Forest, Village officials may decide the future of the 29-year-old Park Forest Scenic 10 mile race before the end of the year.  However, no final decision has been reached on the future of the popular Labor Day event.  Faced[Read More…]

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Park Forest FOCUS Scholarship

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Park Forest FOCUS offers the Robert Furnace Memorial Scholarship, awarded each June to a graduating high school senior. Furnace was a founding member of Park Forest FOCUS, along with his widow, Dorothy E. Furnace, who still resides in Park Forest. The 2009 recipient of the scholarship is[Read More…]

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Gift to Police Department

Long-time Park Forest residents Mr. & Mrs. David Eisen stand with police Chief Thomas Fleming.  The Eisens presented Fleming with a check for $1,000 to benefit the Park Forest canine units.  They made the donation in memory of the late Barbara Staley.  The Eisens adopted Mrs. Stanley's dog after she[Read More…]

Gift to Police Department

Long-time Park Forest residents Mr. & Mrs. David Eisen stand with police Chief Thomas Fleming.  The Eisens presented Fleming with a check for $1,000 to benefit the Park Forest canine units.  They made the donation in memory of the late Barbara Staley.  The Eisens adopted Mrs. Stanley's dog after she[Read More…]

Write for eNews Park Forest

Your Organization Here!  Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Welcome to eNews Park Forest, an electronic magazine dedicated to telling the whole story, news and information from the Village of Park Forest, IL.  eNews Park Forest publishes a new magazine issue every Monday, with more content added as the week goes by.

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eNews Park Forest joins Business Wire

eNews Park Forest was recently accepted for membership in Business Wire news service.  Business Wire's website reports the following on the company: Business Wire is the global market leader in commercial news distribution. Thousands of member companies and organizations depend on Business Wire to transmit their full-text news releases, regulatory[Read More…]

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