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  • Man shot at Romeoville manufacturer, suspect kills self

    ROMEOVILLE – A Plainfield man shot and wounded a man at his former workplace last week.Greg Boutin, ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 11:27 am
  • Romeoville man fatally shot in Chicago

    A Romeoville man died during the weekend after he was shot in the leg on Chicago's south side.Daniel ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 7:13 pm
  • Football preview: Coach Oliver Gibson convinced Romeoville will be better

    ROMEOVILLE – Romeoville football coach Oliver Gibson is eyeing a playoff berth, and, although the Spartans are coming off a 1-8 season, he has no doub ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • Blain's Farm & Fleet holding 4-day job fair in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Blain’s Farm & Fleet is holding a series of job fairs this week and next week for its new location in Romeoville.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Romeoville to open new firehouse within 2 weeks

    ROMEOVILLE – Out with the old, in with the new.The Romeoville Fire Department will move in by Septem ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • DuPage River survey seeks to address pressing issues of waterway

    JOLIET – The Lower DuPage Watershed Coalition is conducting a water quality survey in more than a half-dozen Will County communities near the DuPage R ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Aug. 14 through Aug. 21

    Aug. 14• Forest Preserve District of Will County Volunteer Workday – 8 a.m. to noon, Theodore Marsh, ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • Metro Exhibit Corporation completing work on new Romeoville headquarters

    ROMEOVILLE – A specialty business that recently moved to Romeoville is in the process of completing the renovation of its new corporate headquarters.
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Joliet foster mom brightens lives of kids not in her care

    JOLIET – Kristin Violante lives in Willow Springs, but when a friend from high school posted a request on Facebook, Violante was in.
    Aug. 6, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Valle: York Township still offers great senior services

    Forty years ago this month the York Township Senior Center held its first outing.On Aug. 4, 1976, th ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Warrenville's Blackwell Forest Preserve to host archery open house

    WARRENVILLE – The Blackwell Forest Preserve will host a free archery open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 6, according to a news release from the Fo ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • Amazon expansion in Will County gets officials' attention

    Amazon’s announcement last week that it will open a third fulfillment center in Will County is getting attention.
    July 30, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Craft brewing industry continues to grow in Will County, nationally

    ROMEOVILLE – Dan Camp and Jason Janes had planned to brew up a batch of their signature beer one recent July morning.
    July 30, 2016 - 10:32 pm
  • Gotta Do It: July 31 through Aug. 7

    July 31• Frankfort Country Market – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Kansas and Oak streets, Frankfort. Visit www. ...
    July 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Lewis University program helps students succeed, gets grant

    ROMEOVILLE – Melissa Adriana Jimenez wears her red Lewis University shirt, which signifies her role as a mentor to incoming freshman students.
    July 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Berwyn woman struck by lightning in Bolingbrook

    A 34-year-old Berwyn woman apparently was struck by lightning July 28 in Bolingbrook, according to a Bolingbrook Police Department news release.
    July 29, 2016 - 2:31 pm
  • Stolen Bolingbrook car stopped in police-involved shooting; suspect killed

    CHICAGO – Police on Thursday shot and killed a suspect in a car reported stolen from Bolingbrook.The ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:06 pm
  • DuPage Chief Judge accepting applications to fill associate judge vacancy

    Local attorneys can now apply to fill a vacancy for the office of associate judge of the 18th Judicial Circuit Court in DuPage County, according to a ...
    July 28, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Amazon to open fulfillment center in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Amazon announced Tuesday it will open a third fulfillment center in Will County.The com ...
    July 26, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: July 11-17, 2016

    Stop over-mulching treesPeople of Western Spring, please stop over-mulching the poor trees. It’s hur ...
    July 26, 2016 - 7:28 am
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