A Day After Plainfield Mom Told CBS 2 She Was Keeping Her Special-Needs Son At Home Because Of School Bus Driver Shortage And Long Commute, District 202 Contacts Her With SolutionsA day after a Plainfield mother told CBS 2 she was keeping her special-needs son home from school because a bus driver shortage had stretched the commute time to four hours, the school district emailed her offering solutions.
Plainfield Mother Is Keeping Her Special-Needs Son Home From School, With School Bus Driver Shortage Dragging Out Ride Four HoursThe bus driver shortage has reached critical mass for one southwest suburban school district, which is now offering thousands of dollars to parents to help fill that gap.
School Canceled For Some Students In Plainfield On Monday Due To Boil OrderSchool is canceled for some students in Plainfield on Monday – not because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but because of a boil order.
Plainfield Issues Boil Order Over E. Coli Contamination In Water SupplyThe boil order is expected to last through the weekend, and could even affect schools on Monday.
Young Skateboarder Airlifted After Plainfield Truck CollisionA young skateboarder was airlifted Thursday after being hit by a truck in Plainfield, police said.
Sgt. Arthur Countryman, An American Hero Who Died In World War II, Returns Home To Plainfield 77 Years LaterAn American flag flew over the Stevenson Expressway Thursday for a suburban soldier who fought for his country - and died for his country.
Remains Of WWII Soldier Arthur Countryman Return To PlainfieldCountryman's family will hold a funeral for him on August 6.
Teen Shot In Chest In Subdivision On Edge Of JolietAn 18-year-old man was hospitalized Monday night after being shot in the chest in the Wedgewood Estates community on the edge of Joliet.
Suspect In Shooting Of Naperville Man Arrested In PlainfieldPolice have a suspect in custody after a man was shot in the chest in the 2700 block of Sheridan Court on Friday afternoon.
LOCATED: Norbert Serd, 93, Reported Missing In PlainfieldIllinois State Police have canceled an Endangered Missing Person Advisory for a 93-year-old man who was reported missing from Plainfield, after he was found safe.
ISP Trooper Hospitalized After I-55 Crash Near PlainfieldAll northbound lanes of I-55 will be closed at Route 30 for several hours, police said. Drivers should seek alternate routes and avoid the area.
A Year After Daughter's Death In North Carolina, Grieving Mom Still Waiting For Answers; 'It's Devastating'Debbie Heater has subpoenaed documents, and called local law enforcement in North Carolina, but still can’t get clear answers about how her daughter’s death is being investigated.
3 Neighbors Named Jim, And One Named Ray, Gather Together To Clear Snow For Plainfield BlockRoughly 9 inches of snow fell in Plainfield Saturday night into Sunday alone, but that was no match for four determined neighbors armed with shovels and snow blowers.
Train Strikes Semi Truck In PlainfieldA freight train hit the back of a semi truck near Main Street and Bartlett Avenue in Plainfield Friday night.
Ornate Holiday Light Display At Plainfield House Becomes Drop-Off Site For Toys For TotsA glowing display has been set up in the Chicago area, capturing the joy of the holiday season.