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    Lockport board D-91 to consider superintendent’s contractLOCKPORT – The Lockport Elementary School D ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:21 pm
  • Lemont Girl Scouts pack chemotherapy bags to lift spirits of cancer patients

    LEMONT – More than two dozen local Girl Scouts came together to make sure those going through chemotherapy knew they had someone thinking about them.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:20 pm
  • Lawyer-turned-defendant gets more prison time

    JOLIET – Seven years after attacking his ex-wife in the Will County Courthouse, a former lawyer was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:14 pm
  • Man dies in Mokena after workplace incident

    MOKENA – A Midlothian man died Wednesday after a workplace incident.According to the Will County Cor ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • Public invited to Immaculate Conception School for the 7th annual Night at the Races

    MORRIS – Inside the gym of Immaculate Conception School, horses will line up ready to take the lead in their perspective race, for funny money that is ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:11 pm
  • Joliet student luncheon to feature minority professionals

    JOLIET – A Minority Enrichment Luncheon will be held in March to inspire Joliet youth through speeches given by minority professionals.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:11 pm
  • Joliet traces $400,000 in misdirected tax dollars

    JOLIET – Joliet is getting $400,000 more a year in tax revenue that had not been collected because of boundary confusion.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:10 pm
  • JJC board receives tax abatement proposal for Minooka Marriott hotel project

    JOLIET – The Joliet Junior College board received another property tax abatement request at Tuesday’s meeting – this time for a new hotel development ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Plainfield Plan Commission in favor of DNA Athletics building, new Jimmy John's

    PLAINFIELD – DNA Athletics, an athletic shoe store in Crest Hill, is nearing approval to become the tenant of a new building in downtown Plainfield.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Rialto Square Theatre approves VenuWorks contract

    JOLIET – The Rialto Square Theatre board approved a contract with VenuWorks on Wednesday, the first of two steps needed for an $850,000 cash injection ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Adult Redeploy Illinois graduates first Will County class

    JOLIET – A Will County court program designed to stop the “revolving door” of the prison system is beginning to pay dividends.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Crime mugs for February 2017 in the Will County area

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is t ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 8:35 am
  • Will County 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 ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:50 pm
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    Bertino-Tarrant to hold town hall meeting ThursdayJOLIET – State Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant, D-Sh ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:49 pm
  • Lockport mayor talks last 4 years, challenges ahead

    LOCKPORT – Lockport Mayor Steve Streit delivered his fourth State of the City address Tuesday at Broken Arrow Golf Club in Lockport.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:50 pm
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