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  • Prom lessons: High schools conduct mock accidents, other events to stress safety

    ROMEOVILLE – Some Romeoville High School students watched in horror Friday morning as village police and fire officials attended to the scene of a moc ...
    May 3, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Romeoville man pleads guilty in homicide case

    JOLIET - A 72-year-old man pleaded guilty Thursday to killing his wife during an argument five years ago in their Romeoville home.
    April 30, 2015 - 3:04 pm
  • Strong defense could lift Lewis men's volleyball to summit

    ROMEOVILLE – In most sports, defense wins championships. If the saying rings true in the Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association tournament, th ...
    April 23, 2015 - 6:47 pm
  • Civil rights activist talks at JJC about overcoming school segregation

    JOLIET – Sylvia Mendez shared Friday a story she promised her mother she would tell everyone: her family’s fight to make sure she and her siblings cou ...
    April 18, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • High schoolers lead village board in budget talks, firefighters contract

    ROMEOVILLE – Romeoville High School students co-ran the workshop portion of the village’s board meeting for Student Government Day Wednesday night, wh ...
    April 15, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Goss: Night of Champions honoring 2 of 'Tiger Ray's' best

    One promise for Thursday’s Joliet Township Athletic Boosters Night of Champions is that interesting Ray Klootwyk tales will be spun.
    April 11, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Government contractor signs lease for space in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – The equipment that drives the U.S. Postal Service’s operations will be housed in Romeoville after a government contractor signed a lease ...
    April 11, 2015 - 6:11 pm
  • Romeoville summit shares strategies on stopping heroin abuse

    ROMEOVILLE — Jeff Coady believes treating heroin addiction is not enough to curtail its widespread use — a comprehensive public health approach is nee ...
    April 10, 2015 - 4:28 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Should all workers get paid sick and/or vacation leave?
    Paid sick leave only
    Paid vacation leave only
    Workers should not be entitled to either