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  • Minor injuries in accident at Route 53, West Manhattan in Elwood

    ELWOOD – A Cadillac XTS and GMC Safari were involved in an accident Wednesday at the intersection of Route 53 and West Manhattan Road in Elwood.
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Joliet hires four firefighter paramedics

    Editor's note: This article was corrected to reflect the fact that the motion in question did pass the Joliet City Council; an earlier version of the ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:46 pm
  • Elwood ordered to hand over documents

    CHICAGO — An Illinois Commerce Commission administrative law judge has ordered the Village of Elwood to hand over requested documents in the ongoing c ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:36 pm
  • Moody’s drops Bolingbrook bond rating

    BOLINGBROOK – Moody’s Investor Service has downgraded the Village of Bolingbrook’s bond rating to A1 from Aa3.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • GOP nominates Kinsella for County Board

    MINOOKA – Longtime Minooka resident Debra Jo Kinsella has been nominated by the Republican Central Committee to run for Grundy County Board in a speci ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:23 pm
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    Frankfort stays in electric consortiumFRANKFORT – The village of Frankfort has signed up with Homefi ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:22 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 ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Troy discrimination case yet to be resolved

    PLAINFIELD – Troy Community Consolidated School District 30-C has started a new academic year with an alleged racial discrimination case not yet resol ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Elwood, CenterPoint disagree on effectiveness of police presence

    ELWOOD – The Village of Elwood and CenterPoint Properties disagree on whether an increased police presence has made the rail crossing safer.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Channahon hires police officer from New Lenox

    CHANNAHON – Trustees have approved the appointment of a new Channahon police officer.Justin Bennett ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:06 pm

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