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Romeoville News

  • 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
  • Romeoville Village Board approves Uptown Square redevelopment deal

    ROMEOVILLE – Trustees approved a detailed Uptown Square redevelopment agreement for the Franconi’s and Fat Ricky’s establishments that provide incenti ...
    April 1, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Lewis Airport to get grant

    ROMEOVILLE — Lewis University Airport in Romeoville will receive a $490,615 grant for a taxiway to its aviation center.
    April 1, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • Lewis students stand where history was made, participate in Selma anniversary march

    ROMEOVILLE – Earlier this month, Lewis University students became part of history by returning to a spot where history was made.
    March 28, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • New director takes over at Romeoville Area Chamber

    ROMEOVILLE – Michelle Jarnutowski started her relationship with the Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce in October of 2013 as an eager member who volu ...
    March 25, 2015 - 6:30 pm
  • Romeoville mayor lauds village departments during address

    ROMEOVILLE – The Romeoville Police Department showed off its new decorated DARE squad car Tuesday.Th ...
    March 25, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Valley View holds first districtwide STEM fair

    ROMEOVILLE — During the first districtwide STEM Fair at Valley View Schools, educators will connect students with people who work in technology and in ...
    March 25, 2015 - 2:40 pm
  • Area Roundup: USF’s Panayotovich earns NAIA honor

    JOLIET – St. Francis’ Adam Panayotovich was named NAIA National Pitcher of the Week after throwing a pair of extra-inning shutouts as the Saints opene ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Romeoville mayor talks development during village address

    ROMEOVILLE – About 450 business, community and other area leaders from Will and DuPage counties heard Romeoville Mayor John Noak speak about the villa ...
    March 24, 2015 - 4:54 pm
  • Lewis women's basketball ready to cap memorable season

    ROMEOVILLE – In an era when many top women’s basketball players don’t play their entire careers at one college, Lewis University’s team is an anomaly.
    March 23, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Romeoville hosts gun buy-back April 11

    ROMEOVILLE – The Romeoville Police Department will conduct a “Gun Buy-Back” program April 11.The eve ...
    March 23, 2015 - 3:39 pm
  • Lewis women's basketball looks to make more history at Elite Eight

    ROMEOVILLE – After being focused on winning a national championship throughout much of the season, Lewis University’s women’s basketball team isn’t li ...
    March 22, 2015 - 9:57 pm
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