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  • LITH hires new finance director

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has a new finance director. The Village Board on Thursday hired Rich Hentschel to replace Robert Miller, who resigned ...
    July 26, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Business park in city of McHenry gets variance for apartments

    McHENRY – An undeveloped business park off Route 31 could house some apartments in addition to the proposed commercial space.
    July 26, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • District 26 budget projects surplus

    CARY – Even though District 26 is planning for reductions in state aid for the upcoming school year, officials still expect a balanced spending plan.
    July 26, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Morris couple gets acquainted with 2 Columbian orphans

    MORRIS - Eric and Anne Rasmusson of Morris were looking into adoption last fall when they found the organization Kidsave, an advocacy group that focus ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • Joliet Township High School to hold schedule distribution

    JOLIET – Joliet Township High School will hold schedule distribution for Aug. 5 to 8 for Joliet Central High School and Aug. 6, 7, 8 and 11 for Joliet ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:30 pm
  • Police Reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Will County Sheriff’s office. Individuals listed in P ...
    July 26, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • Plainfield man gets 2 life sentences in death of pregnant woman

    STURGEON BAY, Wis. – A 37-year-old Illinois man was sentenced to two consecutive life sentences without parole for the murder of a pregnant woman and ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • Proud American Days continues Sunday

    NEW LENOX – Proud American Days resumes Sunday with one of the highlights being a military tribute at 11 a.m.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:30 pm
  • Wirt donation to University of St. Francis recognized at Scholarship Day activities

    JOLIET – The University of St. Francis recently gave recognition to the late Jeanette A. Wirt for a $250,000 donation from her estate.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:28 pm
  • New law holds county appointees more accountable

    A new measure signed into law gives Will County Board members more authority to remove county appointees who violate ethics standards.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:28 pm
  • Shoes, cellphone and cash stolen in two Joliet Township robberies

    JOLIET TOWNSHIP – Police are investigating two Joliet Township robberies.An out-of-town individual t ...
    July 26, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • Teams dash through downtown Joliet for Big Amazing Race Fundraiser

    "What’s going on tonight?” asked one curious pedestrian as he watched several groups of people walking and running toward the Joliet Area Historical M ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:26 pm
  • Schrishuhn is new assistant principal at Joliet West High

    JOLIET – Terri Schrishuhn will be assistant principal at Joliet West High School, where she has had management and leadership roles for the last 10 ye ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:26 pm
  • Tow crews, firefighters train on big rigs

    JOLIET – Rendel's Inc. of Joliet offered firefighters a look at what towing crews can do to help at the scene of accidents Friday morning during a uni ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • Four graduate from Housing Authority's Family Self-Sufficiency Program

    Ellis Cotton’s decision more than a decade ago to turn his life away from drug addiction required a move from Englewood to Joliet, where he found help ...
    July 26, 2014 - 10:05 pm
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