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  • Plainfield South football has a happy homecoming against Romeoville

    JOLIET – Plainfield South jumped out to a 20-0 first quarter lead, extended it to 35-0 at the half and never looked back en route to a 55-14 homecomin ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • STEM Education Grant for $1.4 million given to for Lewis University in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE — U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski announced late Tuesday afternoon that the National Science Foundation has awarded Lewis University in Romeoville a ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Symposium on Pope Francis’ Call to Care for Creation this week

    ROMEOVILLE – Can’t make the voyage to Philadelphia to see Pope Francis this week?Join Lewis Universi ...
    Sept. 20, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • Local church sues Romeoville, files injunction to prevent eviction

    ROMEOVILLE – A local church has filed suit against the village of Romeoville claiming that the church is being forced out using a discriminatory zonin ...
    Sept. 19, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Joliet area football game start changes

    Due to weather conditions, many area football games have been postponed to start later tonight or Saturday.
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 5:42 pm
  • Romeoville trustees approve liquor license, special use for Metal Monkey Brewery

    ROMEOVILLE – A microbrewery that has been making unique beer blends like “Simian Fever” and “Fonkey Mucker” in a Romeoville basement will soon have an ...
    Sept. 17, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Romeoville trustees review Route 53 gas, diesel stations

    ROMEOVILLE – Two gas station developments may help spark more development along Romeoville’s Route 53 corridor.
    Sept. 16, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Freight movement in focus at Will County CED’s annual Global Summit

    BOLINGBROOK – Investment in freight movement is key to Will County and the Chicago region remaining players in the global economy, business experts sa ...
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Lewis University President Gaffney going to Washington to hear Pope Francis speech

    ROMEOVILLE – Brother James Gaffney, president of Lewis University, will be in the gallery to hear Pope Francis’ address to the U.S. Congress on Sept. ...
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Plainfield told Illinois gridlock preventing top credit rating

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield Village Administrator Brian Murphy was surprised when he was told the bond rates a town in Missouri was getting.
    Sept. 14, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Growing fire academy in Romeoville shows changes in rescue since 9/11

    ROMEOVILLE – Romeoville Fire Department Battalion Chief Jon Ibrahim remembers firefighters huddled around the TV after the first airplane hit the Worl ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Romeoville man dies after Lee County motorcycle crash

    SUBLETTE – A Romeoville man is the first motorcyclist to die in a crash this summer in Lee County, according to the Lee County Sheriff's Department.
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • Joliet Junior College breaks ground on Romeoville campus expansion

    ROMEOVILLE – Joliet Junior College officials broke ground on yet another facility Tuesday, this time to accommodate student growth at its Romeoville c ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 5:47 pm
  • Registration open for Morningstar Mission’s annual ‘Box City’ event

    JOLIET – Hundreds of people will sleep in cardboard boxes or tents this weekend as part of MorningStar Mission’s “Box City” event that aims to raise m ...
    Sept. 7, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Flushing of hydrants in Romeoville to start

    ROMEOVILLE – Illinois American Water will be flushing water mains and hydrants starting Tuesday in the Santa Fe Service Area in Romeoville. Flushing i ...
    Sept. 7, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Romeoville open house introduces teens to aviation careers

    ROMEOVILLE – Teens will be able to learn Tuesday what it’s like to have a career in aviation.The Rai ...
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • High school football: Bolingbrook blows past Romeoville in rivalry game

    BOLINGBROOK – In a battle between Valley View School District football rivals, Bolingbrook was firmly in control from start to finish in a 55-6 win ag ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Bolingbrook football takes first win from Romeoville

    BOLINGBROOK – Bolingbrook went back to basics during its annual Valley View School District rivalry game against Romeoville on Friday in Bolingbrook.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 9:48 pm
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