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  • Police Reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Will County Sheriff’s Office. Individuals listed in P ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Cheryl McCarthy named winner of Athena Award

    JOLIET – Cheryl McCarthy, superintendent of Joliet Township High Schools, has been named the recipient of the 2014 Athena Award by the Joliet Region C ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • New Lenox ranks high in housing starts

    NEW LENOX – Residential development in New Lenox continues to show strength, with the village ranking high in a Metrostudy ranking of housing starts.
    July 29, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Trial start confirmed for 2013 slaying on Hickory Street

    JOLIET – The first trial in the Hickory Street slayings is expected to begin at 10 a.m. Monday.Prose ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Slammers start giveaways

    JOLIET – The Joliet Slammers plan to give away up to $114,000 to fans in August and September.The Ab ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Joliet store robbed Tuesday

    JOLIET – An armed man held up a convenience store early Tuesday.The robbery occurred about 2 a.m. at ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Minooka house fire does severe damage

    MINOOKA – Paula Henderson was sitting Monday night with a friend in her garage on Church Street in Minooka when they noticed smoke billowing from her ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • IYC-Joliet project moves forward

    JOLIET – Amid pressure from a federal lawsuit, state officials hope to speed up the process of selecting a general contractor to overhaul the closed I ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • No new word on two closed Dominick’s

    The former Dominick’s anchor locations in Joliet and Romeoville are still looking for tenants.Joliet ...
    July 29, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Plainfield park board bill still awaits Quinn’s signature

    PLAINFIELD – Gov. Pat Quinn is still reviewing the proposed measure that would expand the Plainfield Township Park District’s Board of Commissioners.
    July 29, 2014 - 10:58 pm

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