Craftsman self-propelled mower, $70 obo. 2 patio chairs w/cushions, $25 each. 815-476-5219 if no answer leave message.
20 ft x 10 ft heavy duty white carport tent with four side curtains plus custom made heavy duty storage bag. $225. Call 815-370-6328.
Going out of business sale. Semis, box trucks and trailers. Call 815-726-2569.
3-wheel EZ Ride Trike, $100; Kenmore washer & dryer model 500, $325, used 1 year. 815-735-9353.
Cub Cadet riding mower $300. Stihl chainsaw 16” $75. Agri/Fab lawn sweeper like new $150. Key fob for 2019 Chevy Cruze $100. Call 815-237-2943.
FIREWOOD Dry, seasoned oak firewood $129, cherry BBQ firewood $169. Wood racks $49, Camping Wood $99. The best firewood & quick, friendly service. 815-260-0108.
GET HELP APPLYING FOR A FOID CARD We take color photographs for gun owners’ cards (FOID) for $10 and help you complete the application online. Illinois State Police won’t answer the FOID hotline but you can complete your application with our computer. Call for an appointment most days (but Tuesdays) 9a.m. to 4p.m. Do not wear white or very pale colors. Call 815-476-7966. The Free Press office, 111 S. Water St., Wilmington. Please wear a mask
Hall Rental - Available for parties, showers & meetings. Seats 100 people, full kitchen available. If interested call New Hope Presbyterian Church in Coal City, 815-634-8332.


2008 Shenke 150cc yellow Scooter.  ODM 384, auto transmission, electric and kick start, rear mount, and under seat storage. Very good condition. $750. Call 815-735-9824.

Business Opportunities

Vendors wanted: Sell your hand-crafted items and artworks. Open spots from book shelves to booths. Odds N Ends Arts & Crafts, 121 N. Water St., Wilmington. For details call 815-476-1818.

Homes for Rent

Wilmington, 26114 Willow Ln. on Kankakee River. 2 BR, 1 BA, c/a, 2 car heated garage, all appliances including washer/dryer, $1,300 monthly. 815-423-5255.
3 BR 1 BA home for rent. Corner lot. Large garage. 505 N. Second Ave., Coal City. 1 year lease $1200/mo. 2 year lease $1150/mo. Clay Webb cell 815-592-0913.
Essex- Reed Custer schools, 3 BR, 2 BA, C/A, office, cathedral ceiling, walk-in closet, dishwasher, 2 car attached garage, additional detached workshop, big yard, house built in 2001, rent is $1400 + deposit, call 815-365-2569.

Situations Wanted

Horse owners - will board your horse in exchange for cleaning stalls. Call Diana for details at 815-476-2340.
Person needed with a pickup truck to pick up a desk in Kankakee, IL and bring back to Wilmington. Call 815-476-2630.
Wanted: Stories about local people, organizations and events. If you know a neighbor with an interesting hobby, collection or cause, give the editor a call at 1-815-634-0315 or 1-815-476-7966.

Garage Sale

Yard Sale - Wilmington, 622 S. Joliet. Friday and Saturday, July 17-18 from 8am-4pm. 2x4’s, quarter rounds, tiles, mortars, bricks, wet vacs, shed, jeans, chest of drawers, recliner, paintings, hats and boots.
The Braceville United Methodist Church will be having a Huge Garage Sale on July 24th and July 25th from 8am-3pm. Location is 106 Goold Street, Braceville,IL
730 Pheasant Ln, Coal City. Fri., July 17 & Sat., July 18 from 8am-4pm. Huge sale! Boys clothes size 6-10, girls 18mo-6. Womens/juniors clothes and tons of swimsuits (new with tags) sizes XS-3x. Many items are new or nearly new. Baby items, Toys, Ride ons, scooters, humidifiers, fabric steamers, comforters, memory foam mattress toppers, air fryer, wireless doorbell, bar stool, chair, curtains, juicer, crock pot, s'more maker, paint sprayer, lamp, light fixtures. Shower chairs, toilet seats, commode, bed pads, adult briefs (small). Pet items, beds, & cages(cat, dog, rabbit, hamster) and much more!
185 Church St. Coal City (behind the intermediate school) July 16, 9-3 July 17, 9-4 July 18, 9-4 Boy and girls name brand clothes and shoes size 6/7 up to some 12., Juniors 0-7 (small-large), Women’s XL-1X, Men’s Large-XL, Legos, Green Machine, Little Tikes Slide/house, tons of toys, games, love seat, full size headboard (NIB), formal dresses(2-5) NWT wedding dress and mother of the bride dress, house decor, dishware, kitchen items, holiday and so much more. Multi Family.
Moving Sale: Everything must go. Fri., July 17 & Sat., July 18 from 8am-4pm. 703 Depot St., Mazon. Furniture, antiques, Nascar items, household goods, linens & much more.
Man Cave Garage Sale***July 17th and 18th from 8 to 4:30*** 847 W Kennedy Rd in Braidwood. No pre- sales, Tractors, implements, discs, mowers, gooseneck and flatbed trailers small to large. Polaris 4 wheeler, Scooter, compressors, generators, power washers, grills, smokers, pig roaster, hand and power tools, items big and small, almost anything for outside and home care. Too many items to list.
Braidwood Garage Sale Days, Fri. & Sat., July 24 & 25, 8am-3pm. Rain or shine. Look for orange pennants all over town. Maps at First Presbyterian Church, 106 S. Lincoln.
219 North Park St., Braidwood. Friday and Saturday, July 17th & 18th from 8am-2pm. Plus size women’s clothes, hunting & fishing items, household items and decor.

Help Wanted

Dawn of a New Day Care Center in Mazon, is now hiring qualified teachers. Call now, 815-448-2530.
General handyman for farm work, drive tractor, cut grass, Wilmington area, 40 hours a week. Call 630-399-4982 before 8pm in the evening.
Commercial construction company looking for full-time driver. Call 815-476-9680.
Personal Assistant needed, well organized, detail oriented, knowledge of Microsoft Office. Excellent communication & time management skills. Will train the right person. Pay will be based on experience. Please send resume to

Service & Repairs

Looking to do general housekeeping in the Coal City, Diamond, Carbon Hill area. Call 815-388-7743.
Julie’s Remodeling Siding, soffit, roof repairs, painting,welding repairs, seamless gutters, fencing, tree removal, lawn care, Complete Handyman service! Bonded and Insured, 20 yrs., call 815-791-5731.
A Thousand Words Photography 385 N. Second Ave. Coal City Mandy Eaton 815-791-2913
Mike Collins Roofing, re-shingles and modified rubber and gutter cleaning, aluminum gutter screen, blown-in insulation in attics. INSULATION. Get a free estimate for blown in insulation for attics from Mike Collins Roofing. Keep your house cooler in summertime and warmer in the winter. lic # 104.007296. Ask for Mike at 815-730-1303.
BOHAC DIRTWORKS Excavating, Grading, Dozer Work, Sand, Gravel, Black Dirt, Private Ponds and Lakes, Ditch Cleaning, Demolition Office: 815-458-2542 Cell Phones: 405-5981 - John, 791-0153 - John Jr., 791-0750 - Justen
Bradley Pest Control Termite/Pest Specialist. Real estate inspection, Rodent Control and Exclusion Call Phil at 815-405-5020 cc38a-

Apartments for Rent

Coal City-1 BR, 70 W. Center St., stove & fridge furnished, no pets, $650/mo., 815-634-8800.
Coal City, newer 2 BR, 1 BA, eat in kitchen, gas heat, CA, laundry facility, pet friendly, ample parking, close to schools and park, $850 to $875/mo., 815-634-4244. See pictures at


2003 Ford Taurus, new tires, runs good. $2,000 obo. Call 815-274-9639.

Elder Care Providers

Do you have a loved one that needs care at home? Alzheimer’s, dementia care, personal care, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication reminders, light housework, run errands. Over 20 yrs experience. References upon request. Call 815-954-2235.

Real Estate

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 13TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COUNTY OF GRUNDY - MORRIS, ILLINOIS DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE FOR NOVASTAR MORTGAGE FUNDING TRUST, SERIES 2006-6 NOVASTAR HOME EQUITY LOAN ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-6; Plaintiff, vs.) KIMBERLY GLEASON; PATRICK GLEASON; NINOVAN LAKE ESTATES HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC.; CAPITAL ONE BANK (USA), N.A.; CORTINA, MUELLER & FROBISH, P.C. F/K/A CORTINA & MUELLER, P.C.; OLD PLANK TRAIL COMMUNITY BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS S/I/I TO FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF ILLINOIS; SEAWAY BANK AND TRUST COMPANY AS S/I/I FIRST SUBURBAN NATIONAL BANK; THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON F/K/A THE BANK OF NEW YORK AS TRUSTEE; THE MINOOKA GRAIN, LUMBER AND SUPPLY COMPANY; UNKNOWN HEIRS AND LEGATEES OF KIMBERLY GLEASON; IF ANY; UNKNOWN HEIRS AND LEGATEES PATRICK GLEASON, IF ANY; UNKNOWN OWNERS AND NON RECORD CLAIMANTS; Defendants, 16 CH 129 NOTICE OF SALE PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure entered in the above entitled cause Intercounty Judicial Sales Corporation will on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, at the hour of 2:00 p.m. in the office of Donald F. Black, 201 Liberty Street, Suite 211, Morris, Illinois 60450, sell to the highest bidder for cash, the following described mortgaged real estate: P.I.N. 03-04-351-001. Commonly known as 201 Slalom Court, Minooka, IL 60447. The improvement on the property consists of a single family residence. If the subject mortgaged real estate is a unit of a common interest community, the purchaser of the unit other than a mortgagee shall pay the assessments required by subsection (g-1) of Section 18.5 of the Condominium Property Act. Sale terms: 10% down by certified funds, balance within 24 hours, by certified funds. No refunds. The property will NOT be open for inspection. For information call Law Clerk at Plaintiff's Attorney, The Wirbicki Law Group, 33 West Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois 60603. (312) 360-9455. INTERCOUNTY JUDICIAL SALES CORPORATION I3152061 Published in the Free Press Newspapers Wed., July 1, 8 & 15, 2020.

For Free

Free - 5 month old rooster. Call 815-671-2877.
Safe, 17” square x 23” high. Located in Diamond. Call 352-250-9219.
Free for the hauling, horse manure, Wilmington area, call 815-931-0098.


24 ft Jayco trailer 5th wheel RV, $500. Call 815-671-2877.

Homes for Sale

South Wilmington: 2 BR, 1 BA, 4 car detached garage plus additional shed, updated central air & furnace, $120,000, 815- 252-7094.


Now Open Keely's Pet Spa and Boarding 815-585-2390 930 E Division Street Coal City Open 7 days 8 am-7 pm including holidays Earlier and later appointment available Walk in welcome Day board , Long and short term boarding Dog walking In home grooming and pet sitting Much more available Pet supplies 1 male Pomeranian puppy available 
Large Selection of Dog and Cat Food, treats, accessories, health aids, clothing, Birthday treats, wall art, jewelry, gifts, greeting cards and Home of Fritters for Critters Pet Treats. New! Brew and Chew Dog Treats. Trinity Barkery 240 W. Baltimore Wilmington., Il 60481 815-476-5104


1980 Lund, 14 foot v-hull, 15hp Evinrude, w/trailer, trolling motor, fish finder, night lights, 2 large cushion seats, oars, anchors. $2,750. Call 815-693-1990

Lost & Found

Have you found a lost pet or lost a pet in Will County? Please call Will County Animal Control. We may have your pet. We want to reunite your family, 815-462-5633.