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HUD awards Housing Authority of Joliet nearly $1.7 million

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $98.5 million to 285 local public housing authorities across the country to provide permanent affordable housing to nearly 12,000 additional non-elderly persons with disabilities including nearly $3.3 million and 389 ...

Troy Cheer Team places 2nd at invitational

The Troy Middle School Cheer Team recently placed 2nd at the Eighth Annual Comet Cheer Invitational, held at Reed-Custer High School.

Joliet names four deputy police chiefs

The Joliet Police Department has filled its top command posts. At its meeting Tuesday, the Joliet City Council took time to introduce four deputy police chiefs. Darrell Gavin, Marc Reid, John Perona and Michael Batis are newly promoted members of ...

City pushes for truck safety restrictions

To promote the safety of residents and commuters traveling in and around Joliet, the city has increased the fines for overweight trucks that violate road weight restrictions. At Tuesday’s meeting of the Joliet City Council, Interim City Manager Marty Shanahan ...

National Hook-UP of Black Women honors Gold Star Achievers

"Essence and Empowerment of Her" was the theme for the 27th Annual Founders Day Gold Star Awards Ceremony and Dinner for the Joliet Chapter of The National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc. The gala was held at the Jacob Henry ...

Joliet Ravens Youth Football & Cheerleading successful season

Thetimesweekly.com Earlier this fall, the 9U (ages 5-9) competed at Darling Diva, for their showcase debut and performed well! The 13U cheerleaders (ages 10-13) also performed at the Illinois Regional; competing against nationally ranked teams. While the Cheer program continues ...

Candidates file for Joliet City Council election

The race to pick up open seats on the Joliet City Council has started as the April 2 election season gets underway. About a dozen candidates filed their petitions at city hall ahead of Monday’s 5 p.m. deadline. City Clerk ...

JTHS Board approves hiring of next Superintendent

The Joliet Township High School Board of Education unanimously approved the hiring of the next District 204 Superintendent, Dr. Charles M. (Mike) Hanson II, at the regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting on December 18. Dr. Hanson will begin his ...

Joliet Central Steeltones sing with The Tenors at Rialto

On December 14, 2018, the Joliet Central High School Steeltones, an extracurricular choir, performed with The Tenors on their "Home for the Holidays" tour at the Rialto Square Theatre. The Steeltones accompanied the group on stage for the songs "Hallelujah" ...

Refuse Collection Christmas and New Year's

Garbage and recycling will be one day late starting Tuesday through Friday during the weeks of Dec. 24 and Dec. 31, 2018 due to the Christmas and New Year's Day holidays. Customers with regularly scheduled Monday pick-up will not be ...

Cathedral Area Preservation donation

The Cathedral Area Preservation Association presented a $3,000 donation to Cornerstone Services at their board meeting on December 10. The donation was made possible through profits raised from the annual Beer Walk fundraiser.

Joliet Township High School Board President will not seek re-election

After 17 years dedicated to the Joliet Township High School Board of Education, Jeff Pierson is announcing his retirement and will not seek re-election. Pierson currently serves as the Board of Education President for Joliet Township High School District 204. ...

Joliet District 86 students recognized

Congratulations to the T.E. Culbertson Elementary School students who were recognized during the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Board of School Inspectors meeting in December:

Community invited to event for final ACA health coverage enrollment

Have questions, concerns professionals can help TODAY December 15, Downtown Joliet Public Library With this week being the final week of the "Marketplace open enrollment" period for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, the Will County Health Department's ...

Joliet West High School Speech Team named tournament champions

Another huge win for the Tigers following a first place win at the Thornwood Tournament. The Joliet West High School Speech Team were named Tournament Champions at the Santaburg-Oaklaus Tournament on December 8, 2018 at Oak Lawn Community High School. ...