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Playing Now: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters

Playing Now: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
Water Agency Ordered to Pay $105,000 in Legal Expenses

Water Agency Ordered to Pay $105,000 in Legal Expenses

Five-town group ordered to pay fees after dropping — then refiling — lawsuit against American Lake Water Co.
No Keepataw Days this Year

No Keepataw Days this Year

Village Administrator George Schafer clarified that there will be no Keepataw Days Festival or parade this year.
Camp Out with the Family at Cook County Forest Preserves

Camp Out with the Family at Cook County Forest Preserves

The Forest Preserve District of Cook County will hold an overnight campout for family September 20–21.
Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

When The Game Stands Tall is coming to theaters Aug. 22.
Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
Lemont Mayor Spearheads Suburban Signature Chefs Auction

Lemont Mayor Spearheads Suburban Signature Chefs Auction

The charity event, which is in its sixth year, will help the March of Dimes.
Moon Does Battle With Huge 'Fireballs' in the Sky

Moon Does Battle With Huge 'Fireballs' in the Sky

The Perseids, which produce fast and bright meteors that frequently leave trains, peak Aug. 11-13.
Vince Neil, Car Dealer Play Dr. Feelgood for Tinley Charity

Vince Neil, Car Dealer Play Dr. Feelgood for Tinley Charity

What do you do for the Mötley Crüe frontman who has signed everything? Make him autograph a Batmobile.
Who is Your Every Day Hero?

Who is Your Every Day Hero?

Nominate the coach or mentor who made a difference in your life to win a prize package from Patch.
Upcoming, Can't-Miss Ways to Be a Part of the Lemont Community

Upcoming, Can't-Miss Ways to Be a Part of the Lemont Community

Check out this list from Hope and Friendship Foundation's Terri O'Neill-Borders!
'Festa Eataliana' Returns August 23

'Festa Eataliana' Returns August 23

Get ready to feast—or show off your cooking skills in the God Mother Throw Down Cooking Competition.
Ash Tree Removal Starts Monday, August 4

Ash Tree Removal Starts Monday, August 4

Removal of trees infested by the emerald ash borer will start Monday, the Village said in an advisory.
Lemont Park District to Dedicate Revamped Abbey Oaks Park

Lemont Park District to Dedicate Revamped Abbey Oaks Park

The park district will hold a special ceremony at the park Tuesday, August 5.
Lemont Firemen Association Preserves Department's History

Lemont Firemen Association Preserves Department's History

A group of firefighters maintain the nonprofit association, and a special piece of equipment dear to it.
Will County Group Chooses New Electricity Supplier

Will County Group Chooses New Electricity Supplier

Rate is a 6.5 percent savings compared to ComEd.
Kopz 'n' Kids Set for Saturday, August 2

Kopz 'n' Kids Set for Saturday, August 2

The eighth annual event gives kids a chance to interact with Lemont police, fire and public works—and see some pretty neat stuff.
Lemont Metra Ticket Machines to Be Updated

Lemont Metra Ticket Machines to Be Updated

The machines will be upgraded to include an option to pay by credit card, or pay on the go.
Lemont High School Alumni to 'Pack the Park' in Honor of Beloved Marine

Lemont High School Alumni to 'Pack the Park' in Honor of Beloved Marine

The memorial picnic in honor of Paul Davidson III is set for August 10.
Second Annual 'Giving Back to Lemont' Concert Set for July 26

Second Annual 'Giving Back to Lemont' Concert Set for July 26

Attendees are asked to bring donations to the Lemont Township Food Pantry.