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  • Students sign up for new sailing teams

    JOHNSBURG – Treading water next to a turtled sailboat, three Johnsburg High School students grabbed the keel, using their weight to pull it onto its s ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Richland parents reprimand board

    CREST HILL – Parents criticized Richland School District 88a board members Wednesday for issues related to the teachers’ vote of no confidence in Supe ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Shorewood library reopens, but could close again

    SHOREWOOD – The Shorewood-Troy Library reopens Thursday after being closed for three days, but might close again.
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Joliet hires four firefighter paramedics

    Editor’s note: This article was initially printed in the Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, edition of The Herald-News. A corrected story is being printed in t ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Joliet high school district balances budget

    JOLIET – The Joliet Township High School District 204 budget has a surplus for the second straight year.
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Digital billboard to be considered by Lockport officials

    LOCKPORT – City officials in Lockport will consider approving the construction of a digital billboard to bolster the city’s tourism and marketing effo ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Mother testifies about Velma Franklin’s relationship with Eric Glover Sr.

    JOLIET – A second witness testified Wednesday that Velma Franklin said Eric Glover Sr. had threatened to kill her with a gun two months before she was ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • ICC judge tells Elwood to hand over documents

    CHICAGO – An Illinois Commerce Commission administrative law judge has ordered the village of Elwood to hand over requested documents in the ongoing c ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Joliet police remember Jonathan Walsh 10 years later

    JOLIET – In 2004, Gregory and Jonathan Walsh were not able to make their Father’s Day visit to the ballpark until August.
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Vikings’ defense looks to run tight ship

    GENEVA – Last year’s Geneva boys soccer team dropped several low-scoring matches, giving defenders plenty of opportunity to finger-point elsewhere.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:28 pm
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