Zonta Club festival of culture underway

Planning is underway for the Zonta Club of Joliet 2nd Annual Festival of Culture Fundraiser to be held on Monday, September 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Jacob Henry Estate Victorian Ballroom in Joliet. Last year's event drew ...

Joliet Central High School 2017 Friday Night Varsity Football Ticket Pre-Sale

Joliet Central High School will host three Friday night Varsity football games during the 2017 season. September 8th, 2017 v. Oswego East (First Varsity Home Game) October 6th, 2017 v. Oswego October 20th, 2017 v. Romeoville In order to be ...

New Nano brewery to open downtown

When it opens in the coming months, Elder Brewing Co. on Cass Street will be Joliet's first "nano" brewery.

Blood Drive on Route 66 helps save lives

Joliet - Blood products are being distributed to hospitals faster than donations are coming in, and more donations are needed now to replenish the blood supply. The American Red Cross of the Illinois River Valley board of directors invites the ...

Joliet officials assessing prison condition this week

Some Joliet officials are headed to prison this week.

Will County groups band together to end veteran homelessness

Joliet resident and U.S Army Veteran Ronald Vann spent about 25 years of his life homeless after serving in the military in the late 1970s.

Joliet housing authority winning bed bug fight

Since January, Joliet Housing Authority officials have been waging war on bed bugs that have infested some of the units at its downtown apartment complexes

Jefferson Street lane closures start this week

Work Joliet's downtown water and sewer mains begins this week and is expected to be complete in September.

Ash tree removal continues this weekend

Joliet residents in the western region of town are reminded to proceed with caution around crews who will be working this Saturday and Sunday to cut down trees.

Slammers send four to Frontier League All-Star game

Thetimesweekly.com Joliet - The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy are proud to announce the selection of four players to the 2017 Frontier League All-Star Game. The Frontier League All-Star Game will be held at Slammers Stadium in Joliet, ...

Joliet in talks to bring high-tech business incubator to downtown

A high-tech business incubator could set up shop in Joliet when the city council considers a redevelopment agreement on July 18.

Roots of downtown building run deeper than Crabigale’s moniker

There's more history behind the building many call Crabigale's which was originally built by an Irish immigrant who became an early Joliet business leader.

Joliet considers changes to bolster downtown residential development

The City of Joliet may have to consider a change in their approach when it comes to downtown residential development.

Catholic Charities’ volunteer honored by Governor

Joliet – Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet announced that Sarah Marsh, a volunteer in their Foster Grandparent Program in Will County, has been selected for the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award in the SeniorCorps northeast category. For the past 15 years, ...

New JJC trustee sworn

Dan O’Connell of Joliet was sworn in to the Joliet Junior College Board of Trustees. O’Connell is no stranger to the board, having served from 2007 to 2013, and then appointed again in September 2015 after former trustee Jeff May ...