Author: larrykerkstra

Support the Bradley American Legion

Visited the Bradley American Legion Post 766 to add some flags to their Memorial in honor of those who gave their service and ultimate sacrifice. The kitchen isn’t open but stop by and have a beer to support them. Nickel and dimes help but dollars are needed to save this historic building. Please consider donating […]

Riverside’s RX Mobile Food Pantry

Getting healthy food to those who need it is another way Riverside Healthcare is caring for the communities it serves. Riverside Healthcare is partnering with the Northern Illinois Food Bank to provide healthy food options for families in need and those with chronic medical conditions. The RX Mobile Food Pantry will be set up monthly […]

Back To School Fair

Hosted by Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet Preparing students from low-income households in Kankakee and Iroquois Counties for a successful new school year! In order to ensure safe social distancing, participants will receive school supplies in a drive-thru and will not exit vehicles at any point.Online pre-registration is required at Registrants will receive a […]

COVID-19 Testing

Aunt Marthas Health and Wellness, Inc. Drive thru available. No appointment needed. 1777 E. Court Street, Kankakee, IL 60901 Hours: 8:30am – 2:30pm. Days of Operation: Tuesday – Thursday COVID Hotline: 877-692-8686 Languages Offered: English and Spanish and Language Line. Visit for more info. Riverside Medical Center Testing will be available by walk-in or […]