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  • Minooka high school to offer new classes next year

    MINOOKA — Some new offerings were placed Tuesday night on the 2015-2016 curriculum list for Minooka Community High School. Other classes were reconfig ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Santa Sightings

    Throughout the Christmas season, local communities and organizations will host a series of events featuring Santa. The Herald-News will update this li ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:53 am
  • New Joliet Aldi welcomes shoppers

    JOLIET — Dozens of shoppers braved the chilly Thursday morning weather as they prepared to enter the new Aldi location in Joliet. 
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Plainfield train breakdown cleared out

    PLAINFIELD – A train breakdown Thursday morning created traffic delays, including stalling buses headed to schools, in Plainfield.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • One hospitalized after hit-and-run with school bus

    JOLIET — One person was hospitalized after a hit-and-run collision involving a Joliet high school bus Thursday.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 9:51 am
  • Channahon plans to keep hold line on tax levy

    CHANNAHON – Homeowners might not see much of a change in Channahon’s portion of their property taxes this year, as village trustees are leaning toward ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Quick News

    Joliet Aldi’s movesJOLIET – The new Aldi’s grocery store at 2601 W. Jefferson St. opens at 9 a.m. Th ...
    Nov. 19, 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 ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Plainfield library trustees aim for 2016 referendum

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield Public Library District Board of Trustees has taken its first official steps toward a 2016 referendum aimed to alleviate s ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • State decision on Elwood crossing at least weeks away

    ELWOOD – The state won’t decide until at least late January whether to temporarily shut down a controversial railroad crossing in Elwood despite oppos ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • AREA FOOTBALL STATISTICS

    (Leaders based on submissions from coaches)RUSHING(attempts, yards, average, touchdowns)Jack Dibble, ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • AREA SPORTS SCHEDULE

    THURSDAY’S EVENTSGirls BasketballGardner-South Wilmington at Lexington Classic, 7 p.m.Morris vs. Dec ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Lemont’s quarterfinal win almost went haywire

    OAK LAWN – One of the reasons Lemont is undefeated – 12 victories with nary a setback – is the sense in the Indians’ locker room that the outcome is o ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • They were the calls that saved Coal City

    COAL CITY – It could go down in Coal City football lore as “The Comeback,” and its most critical moment was “The Call” – or “The Calls.”
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Goss: Lemont, as usual, is a bear in playoffs

    A strong regular-season schedule is supposed to prepare a high school football team for whatever it may encounter in the playoffs.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • AREA SPORTS SCHEDULE

    WEDNESDAY’S EVENTSGirls BasketballLincoln-Way East at Richards InviteBoys BowlingTF South at Joliet ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Wilmington on last leg of journey to state

    WILMINGTON – The blaring sounds of Deep Purples’ 1972 smash hit “Smoke on the Water.”The revving eng ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Nixon, Torres excited to play at next level

    BOLINGBROOK – Prentiss Nixon and Julian Torres both have high expectations for Bolingbrook’s boys basketball team this season, and now the talented du ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Joliet Central stuns L-Way Central in overtime

    JOLIET – The handful of people who left Tuesday night’s opening game between Lincoln-Way Central and Joliet Central at halftime will not believe the f ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • South gets first win in a home opener

    JOLIET – Plainfield South girls basketball coach Leah Carter is prepared to get a little crazy.Her C ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 4:54 pm

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