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  • Public can comment on Lockport dam replacement

    LOCKPORT – The state seeks public comment on a proposal to remove the Texaco Dam on the Illinois & Michigan Canal.
    NEW: Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Plainfield fire district reinstates Stratton as deputy fire chief

    PLAINFIELD – Jon Stratton will be reinstated as Plainfield deputy fire chief after an agreement was reached between Stratton and the Plainfield Fire P ...
    NEW: Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Veterans and ‘Rosies’ sought to be honored

    The staff and students at Joliet Township Central High School will honor local veterans at a pre-Veterans Day ceremony scheduled for 2 p.m. Nov. 7 in ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Methodist campground

    In 1867, the 21-acre campgrounds on the west edge of the village were purchased by the Centenary Campground Association of the Methodist Conference fo ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Manley and Bolton seek 98th House seat

    Democrat Natalie Manley wants to serve another term in the Illinois House representing the 98th District, but her opponent Yvonne Bolton – a Plainfiel ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • 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 ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • An Extraordinary Life: Accomplished Joliet golfer put God and neighbor first

    JOLIET – MaryLu Silk was a phenomenal wife, aunt, neighbor, Catholic and championship bowler, all because of one quality.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • New Lenox police station close to opening

    NEW LENOX – The new and bigger New Lenox Police Station is scheduled to open in a few weeks. Constru ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Now playing at the Mode Theater: USF

    JOLIET – The University of St. Francis’ move into the former Mode theater building downtown falls in line with the school’s ongoing commitment to Joli ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:44 pm
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    Sexton leaving Lemont Park District boardLEMONT – Lemont Park District Board of Commissioners member ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:13 pm

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