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  • Pets of the Week

    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 ...
    May 3, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Kiwanis Club of Joliet Cleaned Rock Run Bike Path

    JOLIET – On Kiwanis One Day on April 11, 18 members of the Kiwanis Club of Joliet attacked the trash and bagged dozens of large plastic bags of bike p ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Plainfield South High School counselor named Illinois School Counselor Association’s 2015 High School Counselor of the Year.

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield South High School counselor Dawn Erickson was recently named the Illinois School Counselor Association’s 2015 High School Coun ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Zonta Club of Joliet names 2015 Young Woman in Public Affairs

    JOLIET – The Zonta Club of Joliet recently awarded its Young Woman in Public Affairs recognition to Jackie Fiday for her achievements related to workp ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Genius Time comes to River Valley School in Lemont

    LEMONT – Many of the fifth grade students at River Valley School in Lemont participate in “Genius Time."
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Joliet Junior College to host alumni brunch on June 7

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College alumni, retirees, faculty, staff and friends are invited to the 34th annual Alumni Brunch on from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ju ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 2015 Cops vs. Fire Bowl for Kids Sake a success

    PLAINFIELD – On March 22, five Plainfield Fire Protection District Firefighters bowled in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Will and Grundy Counties “20 ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Joliet Central High School selected as 2015 Golden Apple Scholar of Illinois

    JOLIET – Joliet Central High School senior Jeanell Dohrman has been selected as one of 200 members of the Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois Class of 2 ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • JWHS dean Albert Brass delected as co-chair of 2015 College Board Forum Program Planning Committee

    JOLIET – Joliet West High School Dean of Students and Advanced Placement Test Co-Coordinator Albert Brass has been selected to be a part of the 2015 C ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Scholarship applications available for working or recently unemployed women

    JOLIET – The Council for Working Women of the Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry as established The Scholarship Fund to financially assist ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Are you concerned that the state's pension reform law is leading university educators to retire en masse?
    Yes, the law must be changed
    Yes, but reform needs to happen
    No