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  • Trick-or-Treat hours

    Friday Trick-or-Treat hours for Will County communities:• Beecher: 4-7 p.m.• Bolingbrook: 4-7 p.m.• ...
    NEW: Oct. 31, 2014 - 9:16 am
  • Fiscal outlook improves for Housing Authority of Joliet

    JOLIET – The Housing Authority of Joliet is better off now than it was just a few short years ago.Th ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:05 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. 30, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Morris church closer to moving into new building

    MORRIS – A new sanctuary, handicapped bathrooms, a kitchen and offices are just a few of the additions Friends in Christ Lutheran Church will gain if ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • New Lenox becomes a Purple Heart town

    NEW LENOX – The village of New Lenox became a Purple Heart community this week. Mayor Tim Baldermann ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Area residents decorate homes inside and out for Halloween

    Chucky the murderous doll, the Grim Reaper and an army of half-man pumpkin people guard the spooky spirit of Bill Ward’s “Halloween House” in Romeovil ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Joliet mayor opposes diocese plan for ex-felons

    JOLIET – Mayor Tom Giarrante announced Thursday he opposes the Diocese of Joliet’s plan for an ex-convict program.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Wild Bill Hickok comes to Joliet

    JOLIET – Wild Bill Hickok is a legend of the Old West, and he’s coming to Joliet. That would not ha ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • Manhattan boy saves endangered bird

    MANHATTAN — Kimberly Sanders became nervous when a Manhattan police officer came to her home Tuesday to talk about her son.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Change batteries in alarms this weekend

    JOLIET — The City of Joliet reminds residents to change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors this weekend when they adjus ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 3:30 pm

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