County looking at revenue losses due to state budget

Will County officials are beginning to grapple with the hurdle presented in the new state budget that will reduce revenues by about $2.4 million next year.

NBA player excites audience at parent, youth forum on prevention

Provide a venue where people can sit in on a panel featuring current and former athletes, conduct raffle drawings, offer a plethora of tips and words of encouragement, and have the fortune of holding the program right after school ends ...

Cheesecakes by James opens second Joliet location

Cheesecakes by James is offering its signature tastes at a second location at the Louis Joliet Mall.

Blotter: retail theft, criminal trespass and more

Local arrests made in Joliet.

Will County job fair is Sept. 12

Area job seekers are invited to attend a weekly job fair at the Workforce Center of Will County from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 12.

Aldi stores hosting hiring events this Tuesday

Most Chicagoland Aldi stores will be hosting hiring events on Tuesday, Sept. 12 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. as the grocery chain looks to fill more than 300 positions this week.

Blotter: domestic battery, obstruction and more

Local arrests made in Joliet.

Update: Three found dead inside Joliet home identified

Joliet police are investigating the deaths as homicides after three adult bodies were found in a home in the city's far-west side.

Blotter: theft, drug manufacture and more

Local arrests made in Joliet and Will County.

Park District previews new rec center

The Plainfield Park District recently hosted a preview night of the new indoor recreation center where the public came to learn more about the planned development. Plainfield Park District Executive Director Carlo Capalbo, Lois VittSale and Byron Wyns from Wight ...

Park district opens 90-day comment for Oak Valley park renaming

The public will have 3 months to weigh in on whether or not the Joliet Park District should re-name a park after a deceased Joliet toddler.

Pace Park-n-Ride open house

The Village of Plainfield is hosting a community open house on Thursday, September 14, from 5-8 pm, at Village Hall, 24401 W. Lockport Street, to present information and get feedback on development concepts for the Village-owned property east of Van ...

Study recommends $65 million in building upgrades, repairs

A recent study recommends that Joliet invest about $65 million in its facilities around the city. CDM Smith, a Chicago-based consulting firm, unveiled the findings of its study this week, which looked at 66 city-owned buildings at 55 different sites. ...

Center for Community Concerns LIHEAP and PIPP assistance

The Will County Center for Community Concerns (WCCCC), as administrator of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is pleased to announce that funds are available to assist income-eligible households with their winter utility bills and furnace assistance. The ...

Take Back The Night fundraiser

Joliet - On September 8th from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Chicago Street Bar & Grill in Joliet, the Will County Circuit Clerk will have it’s Take Back The Night fundraiser. Over the past nine years, the Will County Circuit ...