June Here and There

A house in the Coalfield subdivision damaged by the June 22 tornadoes is spray painted with the words "You can break the home not the spirit!" in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

A house in the Coalfield subdivision damaged by the June 22 tornadoes is spray painted with the words "You can break the home not the spirit!" in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

Emerlyn Kaluzny, 3, takes a ride with her uncle Wayne Morris as they help cleanup debris from the June 22 tornadoes on the family farm in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Emerlyn Kaluzny, 3, takes a ride with her uncle Wayne Morris as they help cleanup debris from the June 22 tornadoes on the family farm in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A damaged house and trees from the June 22 tornadoes can be seen on Berta Road in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A damaged house and trees from the June 22 tornadoes can be seen on Berta Road in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Grant Becker cleans up debris from the June 22 tornadoes outside his home in the Coalfield subdivision in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Grant Becker cleans up debris from the June 22 tornadoes outside his home in the Coalfield subdivision in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Roofers repair a home in the Coalfield subdivision that was damaged by the June 22 tornadoes in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Roofers repair a home in the Coalfield subdivision that was damaged by the June 22 tornadoes in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Dan Greggain, whose Coalfield subdivision home was damaged by the June 22 tornadoes, spray paints "We'll be back!! CC Strong" on the outside of the building in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

Dan Greggain, whose Coalfield subdivision home was damaged by the June 22 tornadoes, spray paints "We'll be back!! CC Strong" on the outside of the building in Coal City, Ill. Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

A runner and his dog pass Chicago Police Marine Unit officers and other police personnel as they prepare to remove a body that was found in Lake Michigan near Oak Street Beach in Chicago Monday, June 22, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A runner and his dog pass Chicago Police Marine Unit officers and other police personnel as they prepare to remove a body that was found in Lake Michigan near Oak Street Beach in Chicago Monday, June 22, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Sugar Blue plays harmonica during the Willie Dixon Centennial Tribute at the Petrillo Music Shell at the Chicago Blues Festival in Grant Park in downtown Chicago Sunday, June 14, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Sugar Blue plays harmonica during the Willie Dixon Centennial Tribute at the Petrillo Music Shell at the Chicago Blues Festival in Grant Park in downtown Chicago Sunday, June 14, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

From left, Kaitlyn Crnich, Sarah Crawford, Allison Isom, Carey Dwyer and Rachel Fimbianti walk through Montrose Park after meeting members of the band Mumford & Sons Wednesday, June 17, 2015. The band was set to play a concert in the park Wednesday but the show has been postponed until Friday and the girls, who arrived early at the venue, said the band members came out to greet and personally apologize to fans for the postponement. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

From left, Kaitlyn Crnich, Sarah Crawford, Allison Isom, Carey Dwyer and Rachel Fimbianti walk through Montrose Park after meeting members of the band Mumford & Sons Wednesday, June 17, 2015. The band was set to play a concert in the park Wednesday but the show has been postponed until Friday and the girls, who arrived early at the venue, said the band members came out to greet and personally apologize to fans for the postponement. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A toy glider flies overhead in Montrose Park as a real airplane heads for O'Hare International Airport in Chicago Wednesday, June 17, 2015. 

A toy glider flies overhead in Montrose Park as a real airplane heads for O'Hare International Airport in Chicago Wednesday, June 17, 2015. 

Jay Luciano, 15, a transgender male, does vocal exercises with other students in vocal training class with instructors from Northwestern University at the administrative offices of Lurie Children's Hospital’s Division of Adolescent Medicine in Uptown Monday, June 1, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Jay Luciano, 15, a transgender male, does vocal exercises with other students in vocal training class with instructors from Northwestern University at the administrative offices of Lurie Children's Hospital’s Division of Adolescent Medicine in Uptown Monday, June 1, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson speaks at a Project Hood town hall meeting across the street from the New Beginnings Church of Chicago on the South Side in Chicago Sunday, June 21, 2015. Dr. Carson is an American author and retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson speaks at a Project Hood town hall meeting across the street from the New Beginnings Church of Chicago on the South Side in Chicago Sunday, June 21, 2015. Dr. Carson is an American author and retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

David Edelfelt performs "Mr. Cellophane" during the "Dream Teams of Song" opening show of the Musical Mondays series at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater in Chicago Monday, June 22, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

David Edelfelt performs "Mr. Cellophane" during the "Dream Teams of Song" opening show of the Musical Mondays series at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater in Chicago Monday, June 22, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Erin Stanley cuts meat at the new Local Foods butcher, cafe and locally grown food retailer in Bucktown Monday, June 29, 2015. Local Foods opens Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Erin Stanley cuts meat at the new Local Foods butcher, cafe and locally grown food retailer in Bucktown Monday, June 29, 2015. Local Foods opens Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Chicago White Sox designated hitter Adam LaRoche (25) sits with his son Drake, 13, in the White Sox dugout at U.S. Cellular Field before a game against the Houston Astros in Chicago Monday, June 8, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Chicago White Sox designated hitter Adam LaRoche (25) sits with his son Drake, 13, in the White Sox dugout at U.S. Cellular Field before a game against the Houston Astros in Chicago Monday, June 8, 2015. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

June continued to be another busy month for me, as summer brings many festivals and events and some crazy weather in Illinois. The top photos are of cleanup in Coal City a week after nine tornadoes tore through several counties in the north-central part of the state on June 22, causing damage and destruction to many homes, especially in Coal City, where a powerful EF3 tornado touched down and wreaked havoc.

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