Lockport - David Palya has been named an area representative for the Illinois Association of Fire Protection Districts. Palya, a retired teacher from Lockport High School District, is the president of the Lockport Fire Protection District’s governing board, which serves ...
Jaylandt Gilmer of Lockport, IL is one of 126 men and women pledging to perform 10 months of national service as part of the Atlantic Region’s 23rd class of the National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC), an AmeriCorps program. As a ...
Have questions about how the Library works or our upcoming referendum? Director Scott Pointon will be happy to provide answers. Come out and enjoy coffee, donuts and conversation.
Get ready for playoff basketball!
During his state of the city address this week, Lockport Mayor Steve Streit said that the town is getting back in to shape with construction, development, and infrastructure improvements on the rise.
Not much was happening when Lockport Mayor Steve Streit took office in 2013. Housing starts, he said, were anemic. Infrastructure planning was non-existent. And the downtown had been, in his words, “written off.” One prominent local businessman told him to ...
On January 18, 2017 a group of concern citizens and I attended and peacefully protested at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Lockport Township Hall. The fifty or so attendees, beside our group of thirteen, consisted mostly of politicians, ...
Adults can test their spelling acumen with the White Oak Library District's spelling bee for the mature speller this month.
Kick start 2017 with some fun, informative programs at the White Oak Library District this January!
Rush physicians will serve as orthopedic providers for the center, which includes a 94,000 square-foot athlete training facility that focuses on player development.
Get hooked on the latest programs at the White Oak Library in 2017.
The Joliet West Tigers (8-0) continued their roll to start the season with a 74-45 win against Lockport at home on Tuesday night.
The Bolingbrook Raider got up on Lockport with a 12-6 advantage after the first quarter, and that was an off night for the 5-0 team, one of the best in the state.
The Lockport branch of the Illinois State Museum has re-opened thanks to some perseverance by the mayor and the work of some concerned residents.
Story time series for kids ages 3 months to six years old run through December at the Lockport branch of the White Oak Library District.