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  • ShareFest plans day of service

    NEW LENOX – Scores of volunteers will roll up their sleeves to help others in ShareFest in September. 
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:31 pm
  • Roxy revival

    LOCKPORT – A group dedicated to attracting more people to the Roxy in Lockport plans to host more events by the end of the year. 
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:29 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 ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • Projected Valley View budget dips into reserves, again

    BOLINGBROOK – Valley View School District 365U will dip into its reserves to ensure its tentative fiscal year 2015 budget is balanced and student serv ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Future of sports complex waiting on cleanup cost estimate

    LEMONT – It has been four months since the proposed Lemont Sports Complex has been discussed at a Lemont Village Board meeting.
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Plainfield schools to host meetings on Common Core

    PLAINFIELD – The first of four meetings with parents on Common Core educational standards in the Plainfield school district is scheduled for Wednesday ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • New Lenox considers video gaming proposal

    NEW LENOX — Village officials in New Lenox are considering a new proposal to allow video gaming at licensed truck stop establishments. 
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Joliet considers forgiving federal loan to Victory Centre

    JOLIET – The City Council is set to consider forgiving about $1.66 million in loans used to convert the former Joliet Catholic High School into low-in ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Joliet downtown parking plan still months away from action

    JOLIET – City staff will likely park themselves for months in front of a massive analysis of the city’s inefficient and confusing downtown parking sys ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • So long summer!

    Summer 2014 may have started with a whimper, but it went out with a blast.Labor Day weekend, the tra ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Meridian welcomes new spinal surgeon

    Meridian Medical Associates, a multi-specialty physician group in Will County, has welcomed Dr. Dalip Pelinkovic – a leading spinal surgeon specializi ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Three area women share individual experiences with brain tumors

    JOLIET – Friends of Joliet resident Janine Kaye noticed the changes before she did.“We had been on v ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Pronto Pizza Kitchen and the Toppen family raise money for “Puppies Behind Bars”

    MOKENA – Pronto Pizza Kitchen of Orland Park recently honored the memory of PFC Aaron Toppen by teaming up with the Toppen family for a fundraising ef ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • JOLIET – Oscar and Maya are Brindle dachshund mix babies, only 9 weeks old! Maya is the runt of the litter so she will stay small. To meet these adora ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • JOLIET – Bessie, a 3-year-old Lab mix, is very friendly and loves attention. She is housebroken, spayed, chipped and vetted. Bessie lived in a kennel ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • JOLIET – Jordie, is a 9-week-old male Shepherd mix. He will be medium-large when fully grown. Jordie is very smart, personable and has already grasped ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Maverick is a 2-year-old neutered male. He is very much a lap cat and gets along with other animals. Contact Barb at 708-478-5102 or barb@nawsus.org t ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local fire departments receive donations of pet oxygen masks from InvisIble Fence Brand

    MANHATTAN – Last month, on Aug. 4, the Manhattan Fire Protection District received three animal rescue oxygen mask kits from Invisible Fence Brand, as ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • District 210 valeditorians and salutatorians

    The Lincoln-Way High School District 210 board of education recently recognized its Class of 2014 valedictorians and salutatorians from Lincoln-Way Ce ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Freshmen participate in Give Something Back Foundation

    LOCKPORT – In April 2013, Give Something Back Foundation (GSBF) announced a new pre-funded scholarship program that will be open to freshmen students ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am

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