Presence St. Joseph Medical Center pending Nurse’s strike

Joliet - Nurses at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center are poised to go on strike if a set of proposals, now under consideration, is not ironed out. According to Pat Meade, a member of the executive board of Presence Nurses ...

Garbage pickup delayed 1 day during Memorial week

Garabage pickup in Joliet will be delayed a day due to the Memorial Day holiday.

Ash tree removal continues in Joliet

Joliet will continue its Ash tree removal this weekend.

Summer job outlook improving for area teens

During previous summers, the Harvey Brooks Foundation in Joliet has employed as many as 20 teens to work in its summer camp and other community outreach programs.

Major upgrade could make Slammers stadium more profitable

brock@thetimesweekly.com The planned installation of an artificial turf field at Joliet’s Slammer’s Stadium could make the 6,000 seat venue a bigger attraction and provide a wider range of uses. That’s according to Slammers president Nick Semaca who laid out the ...

Joliet West class of 2017 student athletes sign letters of intent

Twenty-six Joliet West High School athletes signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level at a ceremony on May 15 at 7pm in the Joliet West High School Auditorium. Joliet West Athletic Director Steve Millsaps ...

Turf upgrade could attract more business to Slammers stadium

The planned installation of an artificial turf field at Joliet’s Slammer’s Stadium could make the 6,000 seat venue a bigger attraction and provide a wider range of uses.

Joliet’s Central Grocers selling Strack & Van Til stores to Jewel

Central Grocers announced today that it has agreed to sell 19 of its Strack & Van Til grocery stores in Indiana to Jewel Foods Stores Inc. according to a press release.

Joliet testing hydrants this week

The Joliet Fire Department will be entering the second phase of its annual hydrant testing beginning Monday, May 15, 2017. The testing program will be conducted Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM. The hydrant testing will continue ...

Joliet hosting law enforcement parade

On Saturday, May 13, the City of Joliet is honoring those who protect and serve the community with a parade highlighting the men and women who serve in law enforcement. ‘Salute to the blue’ is a free event that will ...

Slammers Kick – Off Season with 11 games in May

Joliet - The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy kick-off the 2017 season with 11 games on the schedule for May. The season opens at home on Tuesday, May 16 against the Traverse City Beach Bums. Tickets on opening ...

Joliet kicks off limestone tours

During the Historic Preservation Month the Joliet Area Historical Museum and the Joliet Historic Preservation Commission are co-presenting a tour of historic limestone structures located in the Downtown Area. Greg Peerbolte, Executive Director of the Joliet Area Historical Museum and ...

Joliet’s Cass Street Bridge closing this week

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will be completing repair work on the Cass Street (US Route 30) Moveable Bridge over the DesPlaines River beginning today Monday, May 8.

Workforce job fair is May 10 in Joliet

Area job seekers are invited to attend a weekly job fair hosted by the Workforce Services Division of Will County and the Illinois Department of Employment Security from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, at the Workforce Center of ...

Update: Will County Sheriffs investigating fire at Semaj Crosby home

Semaj Crosby was reported missing late Tuesday from the Preston Heights neighborhood in Joliet Township.