National night out

A community collaboration to keep us all safe! The City of Kankakee Police Department, Kankakee United Way and the Illinois Coalition for Community Services hosted a National Night Out at Bourbonnais Township Park District Perry Farm. Harold and Jim, the Drug Free Communities Coordinator, were there to enjoy the night. Lots of fun things, including …

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may is national mental health awareness month

You may have noticed that the Kankakee County Courthouse has changed colors. The Kankakee County Sheriff’s  Department has teamed up with us to illuminate the courthouse! On May 9th, the lights on the courthouse changed to lime green to reflect the beginning of National Prevention Week and Mental Health Awareness Month.  This inaugural illumination will mark the beginning …

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#BeKindToTheMind

The youth advisory council helped spread the word about wise highs – healthy alternatives to underage drinking. #NPW2021 Thanks to everyone who participated! Bishop McNamara Catholic SchoolBradley-Bourbonnais Community High SchoolGrant Park High SchoolHerscher High SchoolKankakee High SchoolManteno High SchoolMomence High SchoolSt. Anne High School