Service & Repairs

Gas Fireplace Repair. 38 years experience. Licensed, insured & bonded. Call Margo at 708-712-5012 to schedule an appointment. Can repair most brands. Weekends available. Thank you.
GOT GRASS Lawn Care Jim Baudino 815-342-6394
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.
Bradley Pest Control Termite/Pest Specialist. Real estate inspection Rodent Control and Exclusion Call Phil at 815-405-5020

Garage Sale

Huge Barn Sale, 1220 S. Berta Rd, Coal City, Thurs., July 29 & Fri., July 30, 8am-3pm. Sat., July 31, 9am-12pm. Many tables of assorted items. Furniture, tolls, antiques, collectibles, and childrens items. Too many items and categories to list
221 N. McIntyre, Wilmington, Friday, July 30 & Saturday, July 31, 8am-4pm. Lots of electronics, new kids bikes, stereos, vacuums, air conditioners, lots of misc
1060 E. North St., Coal City. Fri., July 23 - 8am to 4pm & Sat., July 24 - 8am to noon. TOOLS and household treasures.
Multi-house Garage Sale! 3 families on Waterford Ct, Wilmington. Thurs., July 22 & Fri., July 23, 8am-4pm, Sat., July 24, 8am-12p. Lots of housewares, toys, holiday, baby, decor, guy stuff, books, clothes (nb-6 boys, girls size 4-12, women’s s-plus).
19380 West Route 102, Wilmington. Multi family garage sale. Rain or shine. Every Sat. & Sun. through Aug. 29th. 8am-5pm. Over 30 tables many new and used items to chose from.


Canoe 15’ Grumman with accessories $980. Four 4”x4”x12’ treated lumber $35, small tractor for pulling boats, etc. $190. Call 815-476-2926.
Two cemetery plots for sale with liners. Located in Lemont at Mt. Vernon Estates in the Garden of Valor. For veteran and spouse. $3,000 for both. Call 815-709-5002.
GET HELP APPLYING FOR A FOID CARD We take color photographs for gun owners’ cards (FOID) for $18 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.

Help Wanted

Mechanic for R & R Transmission, light mechanical work. Call 815-476-2584.
Godley Park District has an exciting opportunity for a patient, flexible and nurturing person to join us as a Child Care Teacher. You’ll bring a caring attitude, creative nature, and excellent communications and collaboration skills to our passionate team of child care professionals who make a meaningful difference in the lives of children and families in our community every day. If you’re motivated by smiles and hugs from children and praise from parents, then we encourage you to call Jill at 815-458-6129. This position is Part-Time and primary work hours would be approximately 27-30 hours per week. Qualifications: Successful candidates must have: • Certifications in Early Childhood I, II, Infant/Toddler OR • An Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood or a Bachelor’s Degree in Early-Middle Childhood Education.
Godley Park District is seeking a part time early childhood education Teacher's Assistants who is motivated in growing in the early childhood education field. We are looking for a teacher assistant who is committed to providing our children with unique and challenging learning experiences; someone who is creative, flexible, patient, innovative and ready to work in a nurturing environment. Teacher's Assistants need a High School Diploma and prior experience is preferred. Hours will be 25-30 per week, Monday through Friday. If interested, please call Jill at 815-458-6129.
Dawn of a New Daycare Center in Mazon is looking for qualified teachers and teachers assistants. Call now, 815-448-2530.
Nelson's Furniture has an immediate position open for delivery/warehouse assistant! Please apply at 290 Bridge St. Wilmington IL.
Help wanted with dog training. Could be full-time, in Wilmington. If interested call Charlie at 630-399-4982 before 6pm.
Applications are being taken for one, part time-9 month, 4 hours per day Custodial/Maintenance position. Please contact Jim Habing at or phone 815-926-1725 Resumes should be sent to: Mr. Jim Habing Wilmington High School 209U Wildcat Court Wilmington, IL 60481 Wilmington Community Unit School District No. 209U is in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which states that no person in the United State shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or handicapping condition be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity in which District 209U receives federal assistance.
Helper needed for Heating/AC Company. Position starts out part-time with the opportunity to learn & grow within our company. References a must. Wilmington and surrounding areas. 815-476-6615.
St. Rose Church in Wilmington is looking to hire a part-time Building and Groundskeeper. Approximately 20 hrs/week. Interested persons should email resumes to Fr. Sebastian Gargol at:

Homes for Sale

Carbon Hill-1 BR, 1BA remodeled on double lot. Asking $70,000. Call 815-714-0220.

Apartments for Rent

Wilmington - 1 bedroom apartment for rent. Second floor, $700 rent plus $1,000 security deposit, partially furnished. Washer & dryer in apartment, C/A, no pets. 815-476-7229.
Wilmington, 2nd floor, efficency/studio, $500 month plus security, plus utilities, no pets, no smoking, Text 815-768-5020.

Mobile Homes for Sale

2009 mobile home for sale. 3 bedroom, 2 bath in Bookwalter Woods. Must be approved by park. Asking $9,000. For more information call 779-456-2877.

For Free

Older top of the line treadmill, still works, free for the hauling in Elwood, call 630-244-2653 or email
Free kittens to good home. Call or text 815-474-7908.

Homes for Rent

Morris-Channahon, 2BR, 1 BA, 2 car garage, partial fenced yard, stove, refrigerator, C/A, washer, dryer hookup, large shaded yard, 5245 Sandridge Rd, Morris. First, last, sec. credit check. $1,025.00 By appointment only 815-476-6462.