Mayor calls out Jackson Township officials

Joliet’s Mayor Bob O’Dekirk Tuesday night had heard enough criticism from two Jackson Township officials who levied blame at the city council for safety concerns stemming from truck traffic headed to warehouse sites near Elwood.

Barred Joliet business owner receives approval

An automotive customization business made another appeal to the Joliet City Council this week to open in a new location on W. Jefferson Street.

Will County receives emergency food, shelter funding

Will County has been chosen to receive $364,633 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.

Volunteer with Forest Preserve District on Earth Day 2018

Whether it's picking trash out of the water or removing invasive species from a preserve, the Forest Preserve District of Will County has several ways people of all ages can lend Mother Earth a helping hand during Earth Day week.

Nature foundation schedules native plant seminars, annual plant sale

The Nature Foundation of Will County, a nonprofit fundraising organization that supports the Forest Preserve District of Will County, is offering two free plant seminars in April and May as a prelude to the foundation’s annual “Bringing Nature Home Native ...

Children’s Advocacy Center receives $1500

Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow recently thanked the team at Chicagoland Speedway’s R.A.C.E. Foundation for a $1,500 contribution to the Will County Children’s Advocacy Center.

Petition Pick up for General Election

Will County Clerk Nancy Schultz Voots wants to remind individuals interested in running as an independent, new party or sanitary district trustee candidate in the General Election on November 6, 2018 about petition packet availability. Petition packets are available for ...

Foster Grandparent volunteers needed

Catholic Charities’ Foster Grandparent Program is seeking volunteers in Will County!

Will County job fair set for April 4

Area job seekers are invited to attend a weekly job fair from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, at the Workforce Center of Will County.

Meet former Chicago Cubs Pitcher, Kerry Wood

Inwood Athletic Club 3000 West Jefferson Street, Joliet ATI Physical Therapy, Official Physical Therapy Provider of the Chicago Cubs, invites fans of all ages to meet alumni player Kerry Wood at ATI’s Joliet Inwood Athletic Club location. The meet and ...

Joliet kicks off spring with citywide beautification

Joliet will participate in a citywide beautification survey this spring that is sponsored by the nonprofit organization America in Bloom. Residents can take part in the program by filling out a survey that asks them to evaluate 7 criteria areas ...

Slammers release new 2018 partners, promotions

The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy have an exciting lineup of weekday promotions and theme nights for the 2018 season. Opening day at Joliet Route 66 Stadium is set for Tuesday, May 15 and is a $2 Tuesday ...

Scholarships for Income-Eligible Students for Year 2018

The Will County Center for Community Concerns is offering a limited number of $1,000 scholarships to income-eligible residents of Will County.

Will County Center for Community Concerns Saturday hours

WCCCC will be open on Saturday April 14, 2018 from 8am to 2pm at its 2455 Glenwood Avenue location in Joliet.

Will County Audubon Orchid program

John B. Taft, Ph.D., a retired professor from the University of Illinois, will present the program scheduled for April 12 at Pilcher Park Nature Center in Joliet.