The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that resurfacing of U.S. 45/52 between Illinois 17 in Kankakee and Armour Road in Bourbonnais begins the evening of Sept. 20, according to a news release from IDOT.

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The Iroquois West boys golf team defeated Momence at Aspen Ridge on Sept. 17. The team took home a team score of 170 to top Momence’s 234 score.

The Sept. 1 meeting of the Crescent City village board was called to order by mayor Mark Rabe at 7:02 p.m. Present for the village were Joe Belott, Kim Rabe, Scott Dirks, Dennis Ritzma, Steve Carley; treasurer Carolyn Rapp, and Sean McBride, of ERH.

Crescent City residents are reminded the town-wide recycling program will be Sept. 17. Those who take part are asked to have items to the curbside by 7:30 a.m.