No property tax hike for Plainfield

The Plainfield Village Board is taking steps to make sure residents will not see an increase on their 2017 property taxes.

A Christmas for everyone in Plainfield

The Village of Plainfield doesn't just believe in wishing everyone a happy holiday season. Officials also want to show the spirit of the season to children who are not expecting many presents under the Christmas tree this year

Video gaming faces opposition in Plainfield

The Plainfield Board tabled a proposed ordinance that would allow video gaming at certain licensed establishments.

Ring in the New Year at Noon Year’s Eve celebration

Kids can celebrate the New Year with this fun family event and still be in bed at a decent hour!

Plainfield Police: Buckle Up at Thanksgiving!

As millions of motorists hit the road to celebrate Thanksgiving, Illinois law enforcement will be working around the clock to make sure holiday travelers are buckled up and driving safely.

Breakfast with Santa in Plainfield

Santa is stopping by the Plainfield Park District to have breakfast with all the good girls and boys!

Plainfield agrees to $5 million Park-N-Ride for commuters

The Village of Plainfield is finally moving ahead with plans to construct a park-n-ride facility to serve Pace bus customers who commute for work to downtown Chicago.

Plainfield police deploy humor to get serious message out

If you’ve been locking your car doors at night because you know that it’s the number one way to prevent theft from your vehicle it may be one of the few positive lessons to come from your Facebook feed in ...

Senator tours Plainfield manufacturing facility

State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant visited SPEC Engineering in Plainfield recently to learn more about local manufacturing.

Meet Santa in Plainfield Nov. 11

The Santa Claus meet and greet will benefit Toys for Tots and the Make A Wish Foundation.

State Rep. hosting event for veterans Nov. 15

State Representative Mark Batinick (Plainfield) will host a free Veterans Services Event in Plainfield on November 15.

Plainfield plows ahead with snow contracts for winter

Though measurable or any snow has yet to fall on the ground, the Village of Plainfield is already preparing for the upcoming months when messy and icy road conditions will become part of the everyday norm.

Forest Preserve police raise funds for Special Olympics

Forest Preserve District of Will County police officers Steve Kirsch and Darrell Mayle recently raised $1,000 for Special Olympics during a Tip-A-Cop event.

Plainfield man commits suicide after killing wife

A Plainfield man committed suicide after allegedly shooting and killing his soon-to-be ex-wife on Saturday, Oct. 28.

Grinchmas green tree lighting Nov. 25

The Grinch won’t be stealing Christmas from us this year! Celebrate the season with our Holiday Tree Lighting On November 25 at Village Green Park, Plainfield.