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  • Digital tree holiday centerpiece at Louis Joliet

    JOLIET — Sisters Amanda Dore, 26, and Sara Janovsky, 24, didn't quite know what they were looking at Wednesday when they approached the Louis Joliet M ...
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Dryer fire damages half of Braidwood duplex

    BRAIDWOOD – A dryer fire damaged half of a duplex Wednesday.Fire Chief Ken Heberer said the fire beg ...
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • Sheriff's police charge man with drug delivery

    PEOTONE – Police reportedly found a kilo of cocaine in the back of a pickup truck Tuesday.Will Count ...
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 2:23 pm
  • Motorist dies in Bolingbrook crash with semitrailer

    BOLINGBROOK – A Countryside man was killed in a collision with a semitrailer Tuesday.The crash occur ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:53 am
  • One hospitalized after senior facility fire in Joliet

    JOLIET – One man was hospitalized Wednesday morning after a small fire at a senior facility.Battalio ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • St. Charles Mayor suspends Filling Station late night permit from Dec. 1-Jan. 1

    ST. CHARLES – The Filling Station Pub and Grill will have its liquor license suspended for three straight days and its 2 a.m. late night permit on hol ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:11 am
  • Lindenhurst man killed in Route 120 crash near Volo

    VOLO – A Lindenhurst man died Tuesday in a five-vehicle crash along Route 120, the Lake County Coroner's Office said.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:07 am
  • Madigan releases 'Safe Shopping Guide'

    CHICAGO – An Illinois state official's holiday shopping list highlights hazardous toys, children's items and household products recalled in the past y ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • 2 credit houses take no major action on Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – Two major credit houses aren't overly worried about an Illinois judge tossing out a pension overhaul designed to close a $100 billion de ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Obama awards Illinois' Mikva the Medal of Freedom

    CHICAGO — A longtime federal judge and five-term Democratic congressman from Illinois has received America's highest civilian honor from President Bar ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Plainfield school district seeks 19 percent levy increase

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield School District 202 is seeking a 19 percent levy increase, although school officials say in reality they can only get a fracti ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:32 am
  • 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 ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Joliet Park District Board approves tax levy increase

    JOLIET – The Joliet Park District board this week approved a property tax levy, which is expected to add about $2.50 annually to the property taxes on ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Will County's small businesses ask shoppers to remember them this holiday season

    The Wal-Marts, Best Buys and other “big box” retailers have a field day during the wee hours after Thanksgiving.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Lower gas prices could lead to more travelers on Thanksgiving

    JOLIET – Going somewhere?During this Thanksgiving weekend, 46.3 million Americans will travel more t ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:35 pm
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