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Lemont News

  • High school sports roundup: Lemont baseball, softball start strong

    PEORIA – A day after seeing its hopes for a state championship dashed, Bolingbrook’s boys basketball team closed its season with a win and a third-pla ...
    March 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Will County finds new director of Division of Transportation

    The Will County Division of Transportation has a new leader, according to a news release from the county.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:17 am
  • Lemont High School students advance to IDEA state architectural drafting competition

    LEMONT – Lemont High School's Technology Student Association will send two students to the state's top architectural drafting contest and narrowly mis ...
    March 16, 2017 - 9:23 am
  • Lemont welcomes 2017 St. Patrick's with parade and celebrations

    LEMONT – The annual St. Patrick's Day parade was filled with smiling faces and enthusiastic marchers as the community rang in the holiday.
    March 15, 2017 - 3:30 pm
  • Glasgow proposing legislation related to safe passage addiction programs

    JOLIET – Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow wants to clear up liability issues for police departments that are accepting heroin and other opia ...
    March 14, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Lemont Township United Party releases candidate listing for 2017 election

    LEMONT – The Lemont Township United Party has announced its slate of candidate for the April 4 election, according to a news release from the group.
    March 13, 2017 - 11:04 am
  • High school sports roundup: Pipes, Lemont test Bolingbrook before falling

    ORLAND PARK – Survive and advance.That was the mantra for Bolingbrook’s boys basketball team heading ...
    March 10, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Outgoing Lemont mayor says nothing left on to-do list in final state of the village

    LEMONT – Lemont Mayor Brian Reaves will leave office in April with the village on solid financial ground.
    March 10, 2017 - 10:18 am
  • Lemont High School figure skating club takes first place in Park Ridge event

    LEMONT – Lemont High School freshmen Emilija Vaciulis (from left), Lucia Jaquez and Nicole Metzler hold their first place trophy from a Feb. 19 U.S. F ...
    March 13, 2017 - 10:38 am
  • Longtime Lemont grocer Chipain's to close after long history in community

    LEMONT – Longtime area grocer Chipain's Fresh Market will be closing its doors this month after 29 years at its current location and nearly 90 in busi ...
    March 13, 2017 - 10:39 am
  • High school sports roundup: Lemont boys basketball moves into regional final

    ORLAND PARK – A solid effort against Sandburg gave Lemont’s boys basketball team a shot at one of the state’s best teams.
    March 2, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • Will County's new substance abuse initiative director talks opioid epidemic

    As the use of heroin and other opiods spread around the country, a new county official is making it her job to stem the tide in Will County.
    March 13, 2017 - 10:41 am
  • Lemont Mayor Reaves to hold annual State of the Village March 2

    LEMONT – The mayor will again take to the podium this year to deliver his State of the Village address on March 2.
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 10:15 am