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Momentum for Speedway runs out of gas

The Joliet Plan Commission at it’s recent meeting voted 9-0 in opposition to plans to allow a Speedway gas station to set up shop on the city’s far west side Panel action is a recommendation and is not binding. The ...

Discrimination still greatest impediment to Black home ownership

Bloomberg News published an article recently entitled: "Black home ownership falls to record low as affordability worsens." While it is true that affordable houses for sale is certainly contributing to home ownership challenges for African Americans and other minorities and ...

Urban Entrepreneur Symposium

August 17, 2019 St. John M.B. Church Joliet

Workforce Center of Will County job fair July 31

The Workforce Center of Will County announces a Job Fair to be held 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31 at its location 2400 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 100, Joliet, IL. A wide variety of positions with numerous employers ...

Approval of Sprint/T-Mobile merger “Disappointing”

The Greenlining Institute expressed sharp disappointment at the Justice Department’s decision to okay T-Mobile’s $26.5 billion takeover of Sprint, but noted that the deal is not yet a sure thing. Attorneys general in 13 states and the District of Columbia ...

Mobile Workforce Center to make seven weekly stops in August

Will County- The Mobile Workforce Center of Will County will make seven stops weekly in August with the recent addition of the Monee Park District on Tuesday afternoons. The mobile unit travels throughout Will County to help residents with resume ...

WCWC July workshop schedule

Illinois JobLink, a workshop teaching users how to register on Illinois JobLink by creating and uploading resumes to the site, with tips on how to get the most views from employers. Also, on the agenda will be how to search ...

Illinois Lottery brings back Loteria instant ticket

Ticket inspired by a Mexican game offers $50,000 top prize The Illinois Lottery has relaunched the popular Lotería instant ticket, which features a top prize of $50,000. The ticket is inspired by the Bingo-style Lotería game, which has been a ...

July Mobile Workforce Center schedule

The July schedule for the Mobile Workforce Center of Will County adds a stop in Monee on Tuesdays, further expanding services in the eastern part of the county. The unit will be at the Monee Park District, 5218 W. Court ...

Scott Paddock elected chairman of Silver Cross Hospital’s Board

New Lenox - The Silver Cross Hospital Board of Directors recently elected Scott Paddock as Chairman. He succeeds Douglas Hutchison Jr. of Joliet, who served as the Board Chairman for the past three years. With a history of success in ...

Illinois Chamber applauds signing of Rebuild Illinois

"The Illinois Chamber applauds Governor Pritzker for signing the Rebuild Illinois infrastructure package to bring more economic opportunity to our state," said Illinois Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Todd Maisch. "We are thankful to the administration, legislators, stakeholders and ...

Bank of America launches $5 billion home loan assistance program

Bank of America officials have spent the past few months asking their customers and clients a simple question – what would you like to have the power to do? “For many, the goal is to own a home and saving ...

5 5teps for getting a good night’s sleep after the paychecks stop

Those early days of retirement can be exciting as you are finally rewarded with a little rest and relaxation after all those years of toil. But it can be a bit unsettling as well when the regular paychecks you counted ...

Joliet postpones vote on undeveloped property

The Joliet City Council decided to postpone a series of votes regarding potential plans to develop approximately 331 acres of vacant undeveloped property, located south of Millsdale Road along Bridge, Noel and Bush roads. The developer is looking to convert ...

Costco development closing in on deal with Joliet

A new deal to bring on line Costco as part of a larger mixed-use development planned for the City of Joliet and the Village of the Plainfield is closer to becoming sealed. A vote taken at Thursday’s special meeting of ...

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