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  • Rock concert will fund Romeoville High School scholarships

    ROMEOVILLE – A rock concert headlined by local AC/DC tribute band Damnation on Saturday will raise money for high school scholarships.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Romeoville edits public comment policy

    ROMEOVILLE – The Romeoville Village Board voted to amend its public comment policy to comply with a recent statement by the Illinois Attorney General' ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:38 pm
  • JJC administrators present plans for Romeoville campus

    ROMEOVILLE – Administrators want to make an expanded Joliet Junior College Romeoville campus into a more complete educational facility.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Lewis sees record enrollment numbers

    ROMEOVILLE – Lewis University is teaching its largest freshman class ever while total enrollment swelled to a record of more than 6,700 students this ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Romeoville girl gets special space of her own

    ROMEOVILLE – Shy 3-year-old Julie Pernalski clutched her mother after stepping into her new princess-themed room.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • Testimony at Maya trial: He wanted to kill her

    JOLIET – Erick Maya’s obsession and love for Briana Valle turned to hate after she and her family moved to Romeoville, where she found a new boyfriend ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:47 am
  • Maya murder trial begins

    JOLIET – In the nearly two years leading up to the Feb. 13 shooting death of Briana Valle, her family did all they could to protect the 15-year-old fr ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • JJC capital projects will be discussed at presentations

    JOLIET – Capital projects totaling $45 million at Joliet Junior College’s two campuses will be the focus of presentations this week and next.
    Sept. 7, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • Maya murder trial slated to start Monday

    JOLIET – Jurors will hear about the text messages and other relationships of Erick M. Maya, the man accused of killing his teenage girlfriend in her R ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • Ballards indicted for murder in baseball bat beating

    JOLIET – The case of a Romeoville father and son accused of beating a man to death with a baseball bat went through one indictment, two courtrooms and ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Ian Grant: Practice drills to help all areas of your game

    Time spent wisely in practice can lead to better results during your round. Here are some drills that can maximize your practice time.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 9:24 am
  • Trustees hear ideas for Uptown Square out-lot

    ROMEOVILLE – The Uptown Square downtown revitalization project continues in Romeoville, with village trustees hearing plans Wednesday on building a se ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Kickoff is here for local high school football teams

    The high school football season is about to kick off, and teams from across the state are setting their sights on Champaign, where the state finals wi ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 2:25 pm
  • Judge: Police had probable cause to detain Cicero man following killing in Romeoville

    JOLIET – A judge ruled Tuesday police had probable cause to arrest a man they found hiding under a porch two blocks from where his ex-girlfriend was s ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Volunteer gets probation for embezzling thousands from Romeoville church

    JOLIET – A volunteer treasurer was sentenced Monday to four years probation for embezzling thousands of dollars from a Romeoville church.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 3:50 pm
  • Value Place hotel proposed for Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – A new four-story extended stay hotel may be coming to the Windham Lakes Business Park.“ ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Benet, Lisle girls golfers set for strong seasons

    As the girls golf season gets underway, teams have their sights set on the same destination – downstate Decatur for the Class A and AA state tournamen ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Benet, Bolingbrook, Lisle boys golfers set sights on state tournaments

    The boys golf season has already teed off and teams are hoping to make the trek Oct. 17 and 18 to Bloomington and Normal for the Class 1A, 2A and 3A s ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Romeoville neighbors concerned about change in industrial plan

    ROMEOVILLE – Plans for development in the Paragon Business Park off Taylor Street are changing after the Romeoville Village Board approved an amendmen ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Q&A: Chicago Bulls rookie Doug McDermott jumps right into NBA routine

    LISLE – After making a name for himself while playing for his dad at Creighton, Doug McDermott was traded to the Chicago Bulls on draft night after be ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm
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