Workforce Center December Job Fair

The Workforce Center of Will County will host a job fair from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on. Tues. Dec. 17 at its location in Suite 100, 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet.

Christmas Elves gift wrap at Barnes and Noble

United Cerebral Palsy-Center for Disability Services (UCP-CDS) is presenting “Wrapping Round Up” for those looking to support individuals with developmental disabilities during the holidays.

One-stop site for beauty in Plainfield

An upcoming business in the Village of Plainfield truly will be a place where a person can go for beauty treatments from head to toe. The Plainfield Board approved the special use for a barber shop, hair salon, estheticians, massage ...

Working to close revenue gap of Black woman-owned businesses

Although Black women are being lauded as the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in the U.S., their earnings are not on par with their white counterparts. In fact, according to American Express, women-owned businesses generate an average of $143,000 a ...

Edward Athletic Event Center, tournaments and tenants

The Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center in Romeoville continues to be a popular destination, as two rental agreements and a lease were announced at the most recent Village Board Meeting.

How to start investing for the long-term

Learn about the investment options available to you that make the most sense for your long-term financial success. Investing can help your money grow. But before you move your money to anything riskier than a savings account or IRA, you ...

Modifying your savings strategy as your life evolves

Make sure you’re still saving enough as your situation changes. What did your life look like when you started saving for your goals? Since then, maybe you’ve gotten married, moved, or bought a car. All these events may change how ...

Workforce November workshop

The Workforce Center of Will County November schedule for workshops and events has been announced. From developing or updating a resume, to brushing up on interviewing skills, the center offers these services and others at no cost to Will County ...

Romeoville to get another Interchange Connection to I-55

Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Transportation have planned $23.5 billion for road maintenance, preservation, and expansion projects across the state. Among the many projects slated to occur in the next five years is a new I-55 interchange ...

After Hours Job Fair

The Workforce Center of Will County will host an “after hours” job fair from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Weds., Oct. 23 at its location in Suite 100, 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet.

Black News Channel (BNC) TV launches in America

In a joint teleconference broadcast live from the Four Season’s Hotel in New York’s Financial District, the Black News Channel (BNC) and the National Newspaper Publishers Association announced the official launch date and time for the nation’s first 24-hour, 7-days ...

Lower emissions, cleaner environment: API Says ‘We’re On It’

When it comes to lowering emissions and reducing its environmental footprint in the U.S., the American Petroleum Institute (API) wants the world to know that the natural gas and oil industry is already doing it. A new API advertising campaign ...

Mobile Workforce Center October schedule

The mobile unit travels throughout Will County to help residents with resume development, cover letters and job applications. The workforce center contains 11 computer stations, internet access, and offers keyboarding lessons, as well as resume and job search assistance using ...

Allegra joins Teamsters Local 458

Romeoville - The team of skilled graphic communications specialists at Allegra Marketing Print Mail in Romeoville voted unanimously to join Teamsters Local 458 and the Graphic Communications Conference Union. The National Labor Relations Board certified the vote on September 14.

Tax Delinquency amnesty program open

The Illinois Department of Revenue (IDR) is offering a rare opportunity for taxpayers in Illinois who owe delinquent taxes to the state to rectify the issue without paying penalties or interest. This very limited time program, the “2019 Tax Delinquency ...