Hearing to change leaf burning rules is June 1

Will County’s public health and safety committee will hold a public review on June 1 to consider a change in the rules governing leaf burning in the county to two days per week.

Slammers drop series to first-place Boomers

The Joliet Slammers fell short in their attempt this weekend to dethrone the visiting first-place Schaumburg Boomers.

Plainfield Memorial Day Parade set for Monday May 29th

On Monday, May 29th, 2017, the Plainfield American Legion Marne Post #13 will be honoring our Nation’s veterans by hosting their annual Memorial Day Parade.

Plainfield ‘Run for the Brave’ 5K is May 27th

Plainfield will host the the Run For The Brave 5K race at Plainfield North High School on Saturday, May 27.

Blotter: burglary, use of a deadly weapon and battery

Local arrests made around Will County.

Garbage pickup delayed 1 day during Memorial week

Garabage pickup in Joliet will be delayed a day due to the Memorial Day holiday.

Catholic Charities’ volunteer receives Governor’s award

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet announced that Sarah Marsh, a volunteer in their Foster Grandparent Program in Will County, has been selected for the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award in the SeniorCorps northeast category.

Will County Workforce sets June workshop calendar

The Workforce Center of Will County June schedule, which includes workshops offered by the Workforce Services Division of Will County, Illinois Department of Employment Security and Joliet Junior College, has been released.

Will County mobile workshop center sets June schedule

Workforce Services Division of Will County has announced the Mobile Workforce Center’s June schedule, with stops in six communities.

Next weekly job fair to be May 23 at Workforce Center

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 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, at the Workforce Center of ...

Blottery: robbery and domestic battery

Local arrests made in Will County and incident reports from Romeoville.

Slammers pitcher Kaleb Ort signs with Yankees

Joliet Slammers pitcher Kaleb Ort has signed with the New York Yankees in a minor league deal that will have him starting immediately.

Ash tree removal continues in Joliet

Joliet will continue its Ash tree removal this weekend.

Slammers win season opener

The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy took the field with a sense of energy in front of a full stadium for the 2017 Home Opener Tuesday night. Slammers Joe Ortiz got the win after showcasing his experience on ...

Plainfield investing in warning system upkeep

To make sure that warning systems remain in good condition, the Plainfield Village Board Monday paid $6,278.98 to Fulton Technologies in Roselle to renew the community's annual maintenance contract for the outdoor warning siren system.