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  • Pets of the Week: July 25

    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 ...
    July 24, 2016 - 10:54 pm
  • Joliet Job Corps students donate books

    JOLIET – A group of students at the Joliet Job Corps Center recently collected dozens of gently used textbooks from their classrooms and donated them ...
    July 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Joliet Central and Joliet West students unite during Crosstown Classic

    JOLIET – The power of creativity was in full force when Joliet Central and West AP Human Geography teachers planned the first ever Crosstown Classic, ...
    July 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Rhea of Hope Foundation in Romeoville now accepting scholarship applications

    ROMEOVILLE – Rhea of Hope Foundation, an organization dedicated to serving at-risk, underserved girls, is now accepting applications for four scholars ...
    July 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Pressure canner dial gauge testing will be July 27 in Joliet

    JOLIET – To ensure safety in processing low-acid food in the home canning process, the U.S. Department of Agriculture recommends that pressure canner ...
    July 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois 4-H offering a variety of workshops in Joliet

    JOLIET – Illinois 4-H will host three free training workshops in August at the Will County Extension Office, 100 Manhattan Road, Joliet.
    July 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Roxanne Ross named District 202 elementary special education administrator

    PLAINFIELD – Veteran special education administrator Roxanne Ross will serve as District 202's new elementary special education administrator next sch ...
    July 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Gotta Do It: July 24 through July 31

    July 24• Frankfort Country Market – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Kansas and Oak streets, Frankfort. Visit www. ...
    July 23, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Lemont athlete finding success in wheelchair sports

    LEMONT – Jeff Yackley initially balked at the idea of playing wheelchair sports.Two years later, he ...
    July 23, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Shorewood Fest pre-party for families with special needs

    SHOREWOOD – The pre-party for families with special needs has been so popular that the event will be held again at this year's annual Shorewood Crossr ...
    July 22, 2016 - 4:02 pm
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