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  • 6th annual Rocktoberfest in La Grange: 6 photos

    Conversation, food, drink, and music are all part of the mix at the 6th annual Rocktoberfest that benefits the Community Nurse Health Center on Saturd ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Library expansion plans hinge on Joliet Diocese review

    VILLA PARK – A decision by the Joliet Catholic Diocese will play a key role in how expansion plans progress at the Villa Park Public Library.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Plainfield girl rescued after falling into drain basin

    PLAINFIELD – A 12-year-old girl who fell through a storm sewer grate outside Ira Jones Middle School on Friday morning suffered a broken finger along ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Svengoolie to appear Sunday at Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm

    CREST HILL – Berwyn?!Fans of Svengoolie, host of the kitschy horror show broadcast in the Chicago ar ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • County Executive Larry Walsh diagnosed with prostate cancer

    Will County Executive Larry Walsh is scheduled to undergo surgery Thursday following a recent prostate cancer diagnosis.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • NRG plan not enough for environmentalists

    Ellen Rendulich remembers as far back as 1995 when she and others involved in a new local environmental group in Lockport started speaking out against ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Cary to continue chicken debate

    CARY – Village officials in Cary will continue on with the backyard chicken discussion and plan to have a public open house.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • School District 111 continues deficit spending

    MINOOKA – Minooka Community High School District 111 will benefit from a nearly $1 million increase in state aid this year but still operate at a defi ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Will County Health Department recives grant to improve community health

    JOLIET – The Will County Health Department will use a federal grant to expand mobile services and add behavioral health to its Community Health Center ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Lockport official hints at future development

    LOCKPORT – City officials believe Retail Coach has sparked some interest in future development.Pam H ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Judge’s ruling found poor conditions at Evergreen Terrace persisted

    JOLIET – A federal judge’s ruling on Evergreen Terrace agreed with the city of Joliet on every point in its nine-year bid to condemn the low-income Br ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Crest Hill to start Adopt-A-Highway program

    CREST HILL – The city of Crest Hill’s first Adopt-A-Highway program has been initiated by a business seeking to give back to the community.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • K-12 enrollment down countywide

    School enrollment is down countywide about 3.7 percent from 2010, according to a recent annual report from the Will County Regional Office of Educatio ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Catholic schools work to attract growing Latino population

    JOLIET – A growing Latino population is leading to increased enrollment of Latino students in the Joliet Catholic schools.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • D-158 acting cautiously with new budget

    HUNTLEY – With a governor’s race and state funding still in limbo, District 158 will again act conservatively as it rolls out the new $88.57 million s ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
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