Lockport’s State Museum re-opens

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.

Children’s story time returns to White Oak Library District in Lockport

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.

White Oak Library hosting “Create by Coloring” program in Sept.

The coloring program will be held on September 20 at the Lockport branch of the White Oak Library District.

White Oak Library District steampunk weekend kicks off September 23

Lockport's Steam Punk weekend kicks off on Friday, September 23 with a visit to the White Oak Library from author Thomas Willeford.

Secretary of State offices closed for Labor Day

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White announced that all offices and facilities open Monday to Friday will be closed on Monday, September 5th, while facilities open Tuesday to Saturday will be closed Saturday, September 3rd, in observance of Labor Day.

Stopping it before it starts

More than 2,000 community leaders and substance abuse prevention and treatment specialists from around the world, including one from Will County, convened late last month at the Las Vegas Mirage Resort for the Community Anti-Drug Coalition of America’s15th annual mid-year ...

Free hearing screening at White Oak Library District

The free screenings will take place on August 9 at the library district's Lockport Branch.

Area police hosting ‘National Night Out’ events Tuesday

Will County communities including Joliet, Plainfield, Lockport and Shorewood will take part in the National Night Out Tuesday, an event that brings together neighbors and police to promote unity.

Comicopolis returns to Lockport August 6

The comic book celebration returns for its second installment on August 6 at the White Oak Library Lockport branch.

White Oak Library hosting “Hooks, Needles, & More” craft club in August

Crafters will have several chances to work on projects at the library district's Lockport and Romeoville branches in August.

Circuit Clerk launches tax intercept program

In an effort to collect the large amount of unpaid fines and fees owed the court, Circuit Clerk, Pam McGuire initiated a collection program in April 2007. She stated, “We were constantly looking for sources of revenue to lessen the ...

Catholic Charities looking for Lockport donation center volunteers

Volunteers are needed at the Giving Tree Center in Lockport Monday through Friday.

New teen coding club coming to Lockport Library in August

The computer programming club is free and open to newbies or those looking to create the next Pokemon Go.

White Oak Library District hosting ‘Create by Coloring’ program

Get your color on with two opportunities to relax and stay inside the lines at the White Oak Library District next week.

‘Hooks, Needles, & More’ craft club

The White Oak Library District presents “Hooks, Needles, & More” Craft Club, at its Lockport Branch Library. Bring your needlework, or any craft project, to work on, and sit back and enjoy chatting and sharing skills with other "crafters." The ...