Letter: Plainfield band director thanks community for donations

Thank you to everyone who donated and helped raise about $1,800 to support the Del Real family, who lost 18 of their 30 horses in a recent fire.

Ladies Night at Cruise Nights

The Plainfield Chamber of Commerce, together with its WYSK (Women You Should Know) chapter and Associated Orthodontists, to present the inaugural Ladies Night at Plainfield Cruise Nights. The event will be held in conjunction with weekly Cruise Nights on Tuesday, ...

Plainfield Settlers’ Park summer movie series concludes July 21

The outdoor summer movie series concludes with a screening of The Secret Life of Pets.

Plainfield Fest

Plainfield - Plainfield Fest, the community-wide celebration in the village’s downtown will kick off this Friday, July 14 and run through Sunday, July 16. The event is organized by the village and The Plainfield Riverfront Foundation. Events for the weekend ...

Senior Health Fair in Plainfield

Plainfield - State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) will host his third annual Senior Health Fair from 9:00 AM - Noon on Wednesday, July 19 at St. Mary Immaculate Parish's Cana Hall, located at 15629 South Route 59 in Plainfield. The ...

Bertino-Tarrant urges governor to sign legislative pay freeze

Plainfield - Members of the Illinois General Assembly would not receive an automatic increase in mileage reimbursements or per diem rates due to a measure that passed the General Assembly during the spring legislative session with bipartisan support. "Legislators should ...

Plainfield therapeutic riding center getting evicted

Ready, Set, Ride, a therapeutic horse riding center that’s operated in Plainfield for 16 years is facing eviction following a dispute with its landlord.

Board members call for investigation of train derailment in Plainfield

Joliet- Will County Board Members whose districts were affected by a Canadian National Railway freight train derailment on Friday night are calling for a swift and thorough investigation of the incident. “I am extremely grateful that there have been no ...

2 cars leaking following Plainfield train derailment

A spokesperson for Canadian National Railway said that a third car could also be leaking during a press conference on Saturday morning.

Train leaking crude oil following derailment in Plainfield

A train derailed Friday evening in Plainfield that has spilled about 40,000 gallons of crude oil near the DuPage River.

Plainfield Patriotic Picnic, fireworks show July 3

The Plainfield Park District will be hosting their annual Patriotic Picnic and Fireworks Show on Monday, July 3rd, 2017 at Plainfield Central High School.

TV series filming in Plainfield this week

Production of the Amazon series Electric Dreams will shut down a section of County Line Road in Plainfield on June 28.

Next Plainfield movies in the park July 7

The 2017 Plainfield movie series continues on Friday, July 7, at 8:30 p.m. with a showing of The LEGO Batman Movie.

Plainfield Police: 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' during July 4th

As friends and family gather to celebrate the upcoming Fourth of July holiday, Plainfield Police will be conducting extra patrols in an effort to stop drunk drivers.

Pappas named new Plainfield Library director

Lisa Pappas is beginning the next chapter in her library career as the new director of the Plainfield Public Library District following her appointment at the June 21 board meeting.