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  • Plainfield participates in Labor Day 'Drive Sober' campaign

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield police reported making five impaired driving arrests and issuing 155 safety belt citations during an extended Labor Day crackd ...
    NEW: Sept. 2, 2014 - 3:30 pm
  • Four charged in alleged JJC gasoline theft

    JOLIET – Four people were arrested early Sunday after allegedly stealing from the fuel pumps at Joliet Junior College.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 3:20 pm
  • Semi rolls over on Route 53

    ELWOOD – Traffic on Route 53 jammed up when a semi-truck rolled over Tuesday afternoon.State police ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 2:58 pm
  • Tin Roof keeps it local

    JOLIET – The manager of Tin Roof, the downtown's newest restaurant, believes farm fresh food and craft cocktails are just the ticket to attract a lot ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Family of I-55 crash victim calls for federal investigation

    CHANNAHON – The family of one of the Interstate 55 crash victims is calling for a federal investigation into a vision waiver granted to the semitraile ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • Suspicious Joliet car fire under investigation

    JOLIET - Officials believe a fire that destroyed a vehicle Tuesday morning may have been set intentionally.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • ShareFest plans day of service

    NEW LENOX – Scores of volunteers will roll up their sleeves to help others in ShareFest in September.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:59 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.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:58 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 ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:31 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 ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • Email submissions related to health and support groups to Photos should be in jpg file format, 200 dpi and sent as email attac ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
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    Aug. 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 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 ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:43 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 ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 2:39 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 t ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Pets of the Week for Sept. 1

    The Herald-News presents this week's Pets of the Week. Click on the caption of each photo to find out about that pet, including where he or she can be ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:23 am

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