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  • Troy board approves architect agreement, budget, fund transfer

    SHOREWOOD – The Troy District 30-C school board acted on several items last week.Among them was an a ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Lincoln-Way D-210 board plans to approve levy

    NEW LENOX – The Lincoln-Way District 210 board plans to meet next week to approve the tax levy.Super ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • Will County Drug Court receives $300,000 federal grant

    JOLIET – The Will County Drug Court has been awarded a $300,000 federal grant to expand services to help combat the growing heroin epidemic.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • Plainfield making use of electronic, household waste pickup program

    PLAINFIELD – It’s been almost five months since the village of Plainfield started the “At Your Door” electronic and household hazardous waste special ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Houbolt Road bridge in Joliet moving faster than some want

    JOLIET – The Houbolt Road bridge project may have taken years to develop, but plans are moving fast enough now that some want to slow down.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Police: Joliet man had knife, struggled with officers during arrest

    JOLIET – Police say an 18-year-old man ignored, then struggled with, officers before being arrested Monday, but a person who posted on social media a ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • Illinois State Museum Gallery in Lockport overcomes state crisis

    LOCKPORT – The Illinois State Museum Lockport Gallery reopened Saturday, thanks to local support that helped overcome problems in state government.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Lemont native Keith Latz remembered as community leader

    LEMONT – The village of Lemont lost one of its most active and beloved citizens Sept. 5 when Keith Latz died suddenly at the age of 57.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Will County Board, Homer Glen Chamber to host town hall meeting

    HOMER GLEN – Will County Board members Steve Balich, R-Homer Glen, and Mike Fricilone, R-Homer Glen, will host a town hall meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Oc ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Joliet students tour homes, learn about construction

    JOLIET — Joliet Central High School students took a trip Friday around Joliet to view two homes being constructed to learn what it takes to build a so ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Women & Girls Health Expo to be held in October

    JOLIET – The National Hook-Up of Black Women and the Zonta Club of Joliet will host a Women & Girls Health Expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 29 at Joli ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Attorney General files lawsuit in Will County against home repair business

    JOLIET – A lawsuit was filed last week by Attorney General Lisa Madigan against a home repair business she alleges defrauded Will and DuPage county ho ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • City of Joliet names new community development director

    JOLIET – Kendall Jackson has been promoted to the position of Community Development director for the city of Joliet.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Texas judge: Witness will be sent back to testify in Will County murder trial

    JOLIET – A Texas judge has reconsidered and will allow a man to be taken from jail to testify in an upcoming Will County murder trial.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Crystal Lake seminar on bipolar disorder taking place Oct. 6

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A workshop for people who want to learn more about bipolar disorder will be Oct. 6 in Crystal Lake.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:58 pm
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