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  • Local congregations hold Stand with Israel event

    JOLIET – As the harrowing conflict between Israel and Hamas stretches into its fourth week, members of the Joliet Jewish Congregation and others gathe ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Quick News

    Senior computer classes start Monday CREST HILL – A “Computer for Seniors” program begins Monday at ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Plainfield mother cited for leaving infant in car

    JOLIET – A Plainfield woman allegedly told police she forgot her infant daughter was sleeping in the car while she went to shop at Wal-Mart.
    July 31, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Cruisin’ in a BMW and a cement truck

    JOLIET – The BMW I3 is a joy to drive.The fully electric vehicle surges forward with the slightest n ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:57 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 ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • More West Nile Virus detected in Will County

    Tests of mosquitoes in two Will County communities have turned up positive for West Nile Virus, the Will County Health Department announced Thursday.
    July 31, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Baseball bat, golf club used in Joliet-area street brawl

    JOLIET – Police said ongoing disputes between two groups of teens and young adults led to a street brawl and three arrests Wednesday.
    July 31, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Kids get a break at YMCA summer camp

    JOLIET – Isaiah Boyd is gaga for GaGa.What is GaGa? It’s kind of a cross between dodgeball and “Mad ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Financial aid fraud targeted Joliet Junior College and other colleges

    CHICAGO – Four men have been charged with trying to use other people’s identities to register as Joliet Junior College students and receive financial ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • China and Joliet meet

    JOLIET – Chinese yo-yos, a majestic dancing lion and Kung-Fu chops and kicks filled the Joliet West High School Little Theater stage with Chinese trad ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Sutton, Ferguson future of 'D'-line

    BOURBONNAIS – All the fast-paced sparring with skills development coach Joe Kim post-practice leaves its marks – literally – on rookie defensive tackl ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Braves get INF-OF Bonifacio, LHP Russell from Cubs

    CHICAGO – The contending Atlanta Braves bolstered their bench and bullpen on Thursday, acquiring utilityman Emilio Bonifacio and left-hander James Rus ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Tigers make big trade, Sox win game 7-4

    DETROIT – John Danks took the mound amid speculation he could be traded.Instead, it was the opposing ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Scherzer helps Tigers to 7-2 win over White Sox

    DETROIT (AP) – Max Scherzer pitched seven impressive innings, and the Detroit Tigers scored six runs in the first inning en route to a 7-2 victory ove ...
    July 30, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Dodgers complete trade with Cubs

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers have completed their trade with the Cubs, sending minor-league pitcher Jonathan Martinez to Chicago and optioning infie ...
    July 30, 2014 - 4:41 pm
  • Cubs beat Rockies in 16 innings

    CHICAGO - Both the Cubs and Colorado Rockies ran out of relief pitchers in a marathon game. The Rockies then turned to a starter. The Cubs used a catc ...
    July 30, 2014 - 9:18 am
  • Ola off to solid start at Bears camp

    BOURBONNAIS – When the pads came on for the first time Sunday, guard Michael Ola did his best to make his first reps worth it.
    July 29, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Abreu hits 31st homer, White Sox pound Tigers

    DETROIT – Jose Abreu and Adam Dunn hit consecutive home runs, part of a seven-run seventh inning that sent the White Sox to an 11-4 victory over the D ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Stacked farm system offers Chicago Cubs hope

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It's tempting for Chicago Cubs fans to pay as much attention to Triple-A Iowa as the struggling big league club.
    July 29, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Rose returns as U.S. basketball team opens camp

    LAS VEGAS – Derrick Rose says he feels old.The 25-year-old point guard's rigorous play on Monday dur ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:44 pm

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