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  • Lockport Township firefighter to get heroism award for response to Romeoville home explosion

    LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP – A gas explosion the evening of Oct. 11 in Romeoville forced an evacuation of 24 residential units and injured two utility workers.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Officials charge Albertsons with intentionally leaving ex-Dominick's stores vacant

    Area municipal leaders are accusing Jewel-Osco's parent company, Albertsons, with intentionally renewing the leases of vacant Dominick's stores with t ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Veterans Day events in Will and Grundy counties

    Veterans Day is Friday, and communities throughout Will and Grundy counties will be holding events in the coming days to observe the holiday.
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Man gets 21 years in prison for bringing girl to Romeoville for forced prostitution

    CHICAGO — A Milwaukee man is sentenced to more than 21 years in federal prison for transporting an underage girl to Romeoville from Wisconsin to engag ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Gotta Do it: Nov. 6 through Nov. 13

    Nov. 6• “Into the Shadows” – 3 p.m., Plainfield United Methodist Church, 15114 S. Illinois St., Plai ...
    Nov. 5, 2016 - 10:10 pm
  • Lockport Prairie Nature Preserve closed for ComEd work to protect rare dragonfly

    LOCKPORT – ComEd this week has begun a project to remove 200 utility poles – all by helicopter – out of a section of the Des Plaines River valley area ...
    Nov. 2, 2016 - 11:30 pm
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