New Lenox


New Lenox Horizon provides independent living for seniors

New Lenox Horizon Senior Living Community recently broke ground on the southwest corner of Cedar Rd. and Otto Dr. in New Lenox. The 53-unit development is scheduled to open in summer 2018.

Will County adds electronics recycling options for 2017

The county board recently approved the addition of two more 1-day electronic recycling events that will take place in 2017.

Silver Cross Hospital names new CEO

Ruth Colby has been named as the new CEO and president of Silver Cross Hospital. Colby currently serves as Silver Cross’ Senior Vice President of Business Development and Chief Strategy Officer. Colby replaces the hospital’s current President and CEO Paul ...

Trinity Services to continue Lamb’s Fold’s mission

New Lenox — Trinity Services, Inc., of New Lenox, and Lamb’s Fold Center for Women and Children, of Joliet, on July 1 will continue Lamb’s Fold’s mission of helping homeless or abused women and children work toward self-sufficiency. Gaps in ...

H.S. Boy’s Basketball: Four local teams move on to regional finals

Four local basketball teams move on to regional finals.

Boy’s Basketball state tournament begins

Get ready for playoff basketball!

Planned psychiatric hospital to fill gap in area mental health services

The Silver Oaks facility at Silver Cross Hospital is a $22 million capital project that will expand mental health services in Will County.

New Lenox changes recreational vehicle ordinance, adds lighted Santa statue

New Lenox residents will be able to store two recreational vehicles in their driveways during the summer following a change in rules approved this week.

New Lenox Oks Silver Cross surgical center construction

Silver Cross Hospital is planning an ambulatory surgical center that is expected to open next August. The hospital received the OK from the New Lenox Village Board on Monday to build a one-story 11,800-square-foot building on about four acres at ...

New Lenox officials hope fee reduction will stimulate housing growth

New Lenox officials hope that land that was left undeveloped after the housing crash could get a fresh start following a reduction in impact fees approved this week.

Officials retrieved rabid bat from New Lenox residence

A seventh rabid bat was reportedly found in Will County on Sept. 16 in a New Lenox residence. Officials said a dog, living in the residence, killed the bat in the backyard. The residents used their hands to pull the ...

Election petitions available for local towns

The Consolidated Election will be held on April 4, 2017. The Village of New Lenox will have the following positions available: (3) Trustee positions, four-year term (1) Trustee position, two-year unexpired term. Petition packets for New Lenox Trustee positions are ...

Sharefest coming to New Lenox in September

The official kickoff starts with Recyclepalooza on Sept. 10 followed by a job fair Sept. 15 and the ShareFest Main Event on Sept. 17.

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.

New Lenox approves new Route 30 retail development

The village is moving ahead with plans to redevelop a lot at the corner of Route 30 and Cedar Road.