A family affair festival to help the betterment of lives in Joliet

Approximately $6,000 has been raised for two worthy organizations that contribute to the betterment of lives in the Joliet community. A family affair festival on July 27 organized by Including You Inc. in Joliet raised $3,000 for Joliet Boys and ...

Musica Viva Concert Series JJC faculty Jazz Quintet

This installment of the Fall 2019 Musica Viva Concert Series will showcase the JJC Faculty Jazz Quintet, directed by Rich Moore. Oct. 20

Tickets Now on Sale for Fall Harvest Feast

The JJC Culinary Arts Department’s Fall Harvest Feast returns Friday, Nov. 8 to City Center Campus.

Sunnyhill retirees have more than a century of service

On Oct 11 three long time employees of Sunnyhill Nursing Home celebrated their retirement with 118 years of combined service. “We are so thankful for the service from these wonderful, dedicated employees and wish them a healthy retirement,” said Will ...

JJC earns three Gold, one silver

The Joliet Junior College Communications and Marketing Division took home four Medallion Awards at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations District 3 conference Sept. 29 – Oct. 1 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

2020 route 66 NHRA Nationals tickets on sale now

NHRA Factory Stock Showdown, Pro Mod and Top Fuel Harley Classes Make Route 66 Raceway Debut in 2020 Route 66 Raceway announced today that tickets for the 2020 Route 66 NHRA Nationals are on sale. The renewal period is the ...

Joliet in talks for new hotel

The Joliet Economic Development Committee took time to review a pre development agreement between the city of Joliet and E and M Strategic Development that would help bring a new hotel to town at Tuesday’s meeting. The developer, Mark Meyer, ...

Joliet Public schools district 86 employees recognized

Congratulations to the 165 Joliet Public Schools District 86 who were honored by the Board of School Inspectors with longevity awards. The awards were presented to employees for 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, and 40 years of service. ...

Skilled Trades Fair Oct. 17

The Skilled Trades Career Fair is a great opportunity for JJC students, alumni and community members to meet and network with local employers in the manufacturing, HVAC, engineering and other skilled trades fields.

Joliet hikes water, sewer rates by 18.7% through 2021

With one councilman dissenting, the Joliet city council at a recent meeting approved a set of increases to the city’s water and sewer rates for 2019, 2020 and 2021. Customers will see increased rates of 6% in 2019, 6.2% in ...

JTHS Orchestra Festival Day Friday at JWHS

The Joliet Township High School Orchestra invites the public to attend the Orchestra Festival Day on Friday, October 11, 2019 at 6:00PM, in the Joliet West High School Auditorium located at 401 N. Larkin Avenue in Joliet.

Free Active Shooter Readiness program

Rialto Square Theatre has partnered with the Joliet Police and the Will County Sheriff’s Department to present an Active Shooter Readiness Seminar at the Rialto Square Theatre on Wednesday, November 6 at 7 PM. This event is free and open ...

Joliet Riverwalk Homes redevelopment under review

The state of the redevelopment effort at Riverwalk Homes was reviewed at Tuesday’s meeting of the Joliet City Council. Council members made a decision last year to move forward with redeveloping the apartment complex formerly known as Evergreen Terrace. Andrea ...

New Micro Pantries in Joliet community

Joliet - Cornerstone Services has establishment three new micro-pantries in the Joliet community, giving residents an additional community resource. They were constructed and installed at Cornerstone locations by volunteers from The Horton Group, an Orland Park-based insurance agency. Micro-pantries are ...

Residential Senior Snow removal program returns

Through the use of Community Development Block Grant funds, The City of Joliet will have a complimentary Residential Senior Snow Removal Program for 2019. The City of Joliet is once again offering snow removal assistance this winter to City of ...