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  • Joliet woman suffered several injuries in Plainfield Road crash

    JOLIET – The 54-year-old pedestrian struck Wednesday by an unmarked car driven by an on-duty police officer while walking across Plainfield Road in Jo ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • Siegel's farm carves 'American Sniper' tribute into corn maze in Lockport Township

    LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP – Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm is honoring famous sniper Chris Kyle in its newest corn maze.
    July 27, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • Joliet high schools expand student technology initiative

    JOLIET – Joliet high school officials will equip students with 3,800 laptops as part of their initiative to give all students computers they can use a ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Eagle Scout Project improves Joliet park

    JOLIET – People will have an easier time getting through Garnsey Park in Joliet thanks to Boy Scout Kevin Doom.
    July 27, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Joliet park board approves Pilcher Park design plans

    JOLIET – Concept design plans carrying $2.2 million worth of improvements for Pilcher Park were approved Monday night by the Joliet Park District Boar ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Joliet resident urges police to ticket more truckers

    JOLIET – Scott Coveny of Joliet recently offered a partial solution to the city’s truck congestion problem on Route 53: Write more tickets.
    July 27, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Joliet business leaders urge city to buy Evergreen Terrace

    JOLIET – Business leaders urged the Joliet City Council to move ahead with the acquisition of Evergreen Terrace at a meeting Monday in which consultan ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:39 pm
  • 'A long way to go' following Americans with Disabilities Act

    JOLIET – Ivan Bew just shook his head as he walked down Jefferson Street in downtown Joliet on a recent Monday afternoon, gripping his walker for stab ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:39 pm
  • Solar project advances in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Officials have determined a solar project can be constructed on the east side of St. Charles, said Tom Bruhl, the city’s electric servic ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Douglas Carpet One stores honored for supporting Sept. 11 foundation

    NORTH AURORA – Douglas Carpet One Floor & Home owner Mike Douglas said he will always be grateful to the emergency workers who responded to the Sept. ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • West Nile virus detected in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A sample of mosquitoes collected in St. Charles has tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to Clarke, the city’s mosquito ab ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Geneva amends its weapons ordinance

    GENEVA – In a unanimous vote Monday, Geneva aldermen supported an amendment to the city ordinances governing weapons that makes it illegal to discharg ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Still missing

    ST. CHARLES – Police departments and scores of residents Monday continued efforts to find a Campton Hills teen reported missing since Wednesday.
    July 27, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Alleged Lombard Hobby Lobby burglar faces additional charges

    LOMBARD – A Florida man previously convicted of stealing $2 million worth of merchandise from Toys R Us now faces more charges in DuPage County and ha ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:05 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office police reports

    • A mailbox was reported damaged Tuesday, July 21, in the 39W100 block of Arbor Creek Road, St. Charles. Damage was estimated at $140.
    July 27, 2015 - 7:05 pm
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