New Lenox


Will County residents’ electronics recycling options growing

After closing all of its 13 electronic recycling sites at the start of the year, Will County is slowing starting to rebuild its network of e-waste drop off locations for residents.

Grant approved to educate youth on heroin

The Will County Board approved the allocation of nearly $30,000 of a federal Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) for heroin education in Lincoln-Way high schools and Wilmington junior high and high schools to help combat the heroin epidemic that has seen ...

New Lenox Police warn residents of area burglaries

New Lenox Police are looking for a suspect connected to a string of home burglaries that took place on Sunday, June 19.

New Lenox partnering on hotel land use study

The New Lenox board has approved a study that will look at the market feasibility of a hotel at the intersection of Interstate 355 and Route 6.

St. Joseph Academy Red – Nose Day

St. Joseph Academy, a private independent school in downtown Joliet, celebrated “Red Nose Day” on Tuesday, May 26, with Raul Del Rio, manager of the New Lenox Walgreen’s. The children raised $115 to help children in need in the USA ...

Donny Osmond Meet & Greet in New Lenox

Donny Osmond will be promoting his new home lighting line, Donny Osmond home By Donny and Debbie Osmond, at Crest Lighting at 1918 Ferro, New Lenox on Friday May 27 from 11am – 1pm. He will be meeting and greeting ...

New Lenox ready for summer road projects

The village plans to spend just over $1 million this summer to keep roads in good shape for residents.

New Voter Cards

All registered voters will be receiving new Voter Identification Cards in late spring. All registered Will County voters will be receiving a new Voter Identification Card by mail at the end of May. By law, the Will County Clerk’s Office ...

Honor your hero: submit loved ones for recognition on Memorial Day Remembrance Wall

The Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs and the Illinois Senate Republican caucus are teaming up to honor and remember the sacrifice of the brave servicemen and servicewomen who have passed away. The public is encouraged to submit a photograph and ...

IDOT road work at U.S. 6 and Parker Road in New Lenox starts Thursday

Drivers in New Lenox should be prepared for lane closures as IDOT begins road reconstruction at the intersection of U.S. 6 and Parker Road.

New Lenox expecting budget surplus, plans tax refund for residents

New Lenox will rebate about $1.19 million in property taxes back to residents this year, the seventh year of the program.

ComEd provides $10 million for families, veterans, seniors

ComEd provides $10 million for families, veterans, seniors thetimesweekly.com ComEd announced it has dedicated $10 million in assistance funds again for the fifth consecutive year to help customers facing financial hardships and potential disconnection. These dollars are part of a ...

As tax filing deadline nears, CEP nets families $23M in refunds

thetimesweekly.com Center for Economic Progress is offering free tax preparation services in Joliet and across Illinois through April 18 to help ensure residents get every dollar back As this year’s tax season rapidly comes to a close, Illinois families are ...

Ask a Lawyer Day

In conjunction with the Illinois State Bar Association, the Will County Bar Association will be participating in the annual Ask a Lawyer Day. This is an opportunity for the public to call and ask general legal questions of Will County ...

New Lenox issuing bonds for Nelson Road extension, approves new liquor licenses

The village will issue $6 million in bonds to finance the extension which will improve north-south traffic flow.