Weekend ash tree removal continues in Joliet

Ash tree removal continues in the Kendall Ridge, Silver Leaf, Clublands and Wexford East subdivisions in Joliet this weekend.

Blotter: theft, drug delivery and domestic battery

Local arrests made by Joliet police and Will County sheriffs.

Governors race heats up at Plainfield Pig Roast

The Plainfield Township Democratic Central Committee held a Pig Roast and Barbecue for local residents to introduce some of the Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates and raise money for the Food Pantry and the Central Committee. About 200 people joined the candidates ...

Plainfield therapeutic riding center gets eviction order rescinded

A judge has vacated an order to evict Ready, Set, Ride, a therapeutic horse back riding charity based in Plainfield following a protracted battle with its landlord.

Improved security for Plainfield Village Hall

In an effort to make it easier and safer to access the entryways, the Plainfield Village Board approved spending $27,337.40 for a new access control system that will replace the manual number-punch locks on the entrance doors with proximity card ...

Joliet approves agreement for Innovation Pavilion campus

The City of Joliet has finalized and approved a framework agreement with a business incubator that wants to build a high-tech campus downtown.

Veterans job training program a result of community partnerships

A new program in Will County will train 10 veterans for new careers in computers and information technology.

Joliet Central teacher wants city to do more to promote black entrepreneurship

Joliet Central High School teacher Ernest Crim wants the City of Joliet to do more to encourage entrepreneurship among African American residents in the city.

Foster Grandparent volunteers needed

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet Foster Grandparent Program offers older adults an opportunity to help children in your community develop academic and life skills that are critical to their development and future successes. Sharing your time and experience can help ...

Joliet Slammers win fourth straight

The Joliet Slammers are on a hot streak winning 4 in a row this week at home.

Blotter: Burglary and reckless discharge of a firearm

Local arrests made in Joliet.

Portillo’s selling $1 hot dogs on July 19th

July 19th is National Hot Dog Day ™ and Portillos will be selling them for just a buck all day long with purchase of a regular menu item.

Comicopolis returning to White Oak Library on Aug. 5

The White Oak Library District will host its 3rd annual comics and pop culture fest – Comicopolis – on August 5 at its downtown Lockport branch.

Will-Grundy Medical Clinic hosting Autobahn fundraiser benefit in August

The Will-Grundy Medical Clinic will host their 3rd annual Autobahn fundraiser on Aug. 5 in Joliet.

Blotter: DUI, retail theft and criminal damage

Local arrests made in Joliet with incident reports from the Village of Romeoville.