Update: Joliet votes to change nepotism rules

The City of Joliet is set to vote this week on a change in rules regarding the hiring and appointing of relatives by current elected officials and employees.

Lions Club recognized for recycling initiatives

The Joliet Noon Lions Club was recently recognized for it recycling outreach efforts.

Workforce Center sets December workshop schedule

The Workforce Center of Will County December schedule, which includes workshops offered by the Workforce Services Division of Will County, Illinois Department of Employment Security and Joliet Junior College, has been released.

Joliet Knights of Columbus donates to Compassionate Friends

The Compassionate Friends of the Greater Joliet Area, an organization devoted to helping families who have lost a child of any age. The members of Joliet Council 382 recently donated $500 to the group.

Will County Sheriffs ready to move in to new complex

Will County officials recently signed of on the completion for the new Laraway Road Sheriff’s office and Public Safety Complex.

Workforce hitting the road in December

The mobile unit travels throughout Will County to help residents with resume development, cover letters and job applications.

Community Service Council, Spanish Community Center form partnership

he Community Service Council of Northern Will County and the Spanish Community Center are joining together to form a HUD-approved agency in downtown Joliet that will assist clients with housing and financial literacy.

Update: Joliet City Council passes changes to pet sale ordinance

The City Council's vote disappointed some residents who wanted to see animals sold in stores come from rescue organizations.

Joliet last day for yard waste pick

Last day for yard waste pick up is Dec. 8. Pick up resumes on March 12.

Women veterans who serve honored

Many veterans might not think they receive the credit they deserve for their service, but according to a new nonprofit organization based out of Plainfield, this is especially the case for women who have served.

2018 Will County budget includes more for health department

Will County’s Health Department will get an extra infusion of cash in its budget next year.

A helping hand over the Holiday

Resources are available for Will County residents who need help over the holidays.

Holly Club to host 128 year old tradition

Holly Club in Joliet will celebrate 128 years of helping the community by attending “The Peppermint Twist & Twirl Holly Club Ball”.

Crest Hill Police donate to Children’s Advocacy Center

The Crest Hill Police Association presented a check for $1,500 to the Will County Children’s Advocacy Center.

Garbage pick-up delayed during Thanksgiving

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the City of Joliet and Waste Management announce that collection pick-up regularly scheduled for Thursday, November 23, Thanksgiving, will be delayed 1 day.