Workforce Center job fair set for June 1

Area job seekers are invited to attend a weekly job fair hosted by the Workforce Services Division of Will County and the Illinois Department of Employment Security from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, June 1, at the Workforce Center of ...

Blotter: domestic battery

Arrests from Will County.

Blotter: reckless discharge of a firearm, domestic battery and delivery of a controlled substance

Local arrests made in Joliet and Will County.

Memorial Day holiday a day to remember fallen veterans

While the Memorial Day holiday offers a chance to kick off the summer with a 3-day weekend, Will County resident Geriann Wiesbrook wants to remind people what the weekend is really about.

Romeoville continues street light upgrades

Romeoville - Romeoville continues to identify and upgrade main thoroughfares in the village. Phase two of the decorative street lighting campaign was approved recently. Residents will see these new lights on the remaining section of Arlington Drive, Dalhart Ave., and ...

In Our Own Backyard: Trump proposed budget impact locally

In Our Own Backyard is a weekly column covering environmental justice, climate change and food justice, and how these issues impact our families every day. If you think oil spills, contaminated soil and toxic water pipes don’t really affect you ...

Presence St. Joseph Medical Center pending Nurse’s strike

Joliet - Nurses at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center are poised to go on strike if a set of proposals, now under consideration, is not ironed out. According to Pat Meade, a member of the executive board of Presence Nurses ...

Dresden Nuclear Power Station open house is Thursday, May 25

Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff will be available to discuss the 2016 safety performance of the Dresden nuclear power station operated by Exelon Generation Co. during an open house on Thursday, May 25 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

Blotter: aggravated battery, false police report and sale of tobacco to a minor

Local arrests made in Will County.

Memorial Day events highlight service, sacrifice of area veterans

For those looking to honor veterans for their service over the holiday weekend several municipalities and other organizations are hosting events around Will County on during the weekend and on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29.

Valley View mobile-friendly website debuts in June

All 12 Valley View School District 365U elementary schools and both high schools will launch new, more responsive and engaging websites in June to conclude a project that began last year to bring modern website technology to every VVSD school.

Will County Children’s Advocacy Center receives $10,000 donation

Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow was pleased recently to accept a $10,000 contribution on behalf of the Will County Children’s Advocacy Center from the Leopardo Charitable Foundation.

Plainfield teachers receive professional development awards

Ten District 202 teachers will each get to take part in special professional growth programs this summer with the help of a special grant designed to support innovative teaching.

Annual book recycling event to be June 2-4

JOLIET – Looking for a good bedtime read? Maybe bone up on some history? Or perhaps peruse a cookbook to inspire some new meals? The Will County Resource Recovery and Energy Division of the Land Use Department has just the ...

Blotter: domestic battery, disorderly conduct and DUI

Local arrests made in Will County.