Romeoville receives excellence in financial reporting award

Romeoville has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ended 2016.

Valley view students win art & writing awards

Three Valley View School District 365U students have earned prestigious 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing regional awards for their poetry writing. Brooks Middle School 8th grader Kayla O’Bryant won a Gold Key, fellow Brooks 8th grader Emily Sanchez secured two ...

Opioid prevention at summit in Romeoville

The 2017 HERO-HELPS Southwest Coalition Community Summit will focus on innovative strategies Will, DuPage, Lake, and Cook counties are implementing under the Illinois Prescription Opioid Overdose Prevention grant. The event will be held from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, April ...

New Holiday Inn Express coming to Romeoville

Romeoville is getting some new lodging with the planned construction of a Holiday Inn Express.

3K and carnival to benefit McGee student and his family

Jane Addams Middle School is sponsoring "Trevor's Heroes," a combined 3K and family carnival event on Sunday afternoon, April 23. Jointly sponsored by the Builders Club, the Parent-Teacher Group, Student Council and school administration, proceeds from the afternoon will benefit ...

STEM fair winners

Winners in the VVSD Middle School STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Fair were:

Romeoville gun buy-back April 8

The Romeoville Police Dept. is holding a Gun Buy Back program on Sat., April 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Romeoville Police Dept. Residents can turn in weapons, no questions asked and without penalty and will be ...

RHS Best Buddies host annual Guys and Girls Afternoon

The Romeoville High School Chapter of Best Buddies hosted the 12th annual “Guys and Girls Afternoon,” on March 19. High School chapters from Lockport, Metea Valley and Waubonsie Valley joined the Romeoville Chapter for haircuts, hairstyles, facials, nail painting and ...

White Oak hosting 'Coffee with the Library Director'

Have questions about how the Library works or our upcoming referendum? Director Scott Pointon will be happy to provide answers. Come out and enjoy coffee, donuts and conversation.

RHS Athletic Boosters Potbelly fundraiser March 29

Romeoville High School's Athletic Boosters organization is sponsoring a Potbelly Sandwich Shop fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 29.

Rep. Lipinski to host 'Senior Fair' in Romeoville

Rep. Dan Lipinski is coming to speak to constituents in Romeoville.

Romeoville, Lewis University new business incubator program

Lewis University and the Village of Romeoville have teamed up to develop the next generation of innovative businesses in the region. The Regional Alliance Business Incubator project will help local entrepreneurs develop stronger and healthier businesses through a partnership with ...

“Footloose” on stage at Romeoville High School March 24-26

Romeoville High School will present the popular musical romance “Footloose” on stage March 24-26. Featuring Justin Lessentine as Ren McCormack, the big city boy who moves to a small town that has banned dancing and rock music, the production focuses ...

Romeoville hydrant flushing March 13 - May 31

Romeoville's annual hydrant flushing will take place March 13 through May 31, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Flushing will begin on the west side of Weber Road and progress eastward. Signs will be placed near the ...

“The History of Business in Romeoville, 1970s – 1990s”

The White Oak Library District to present “The History of Businesses in Romeoville, 1970s - 1990s” program at its Romeoville Branch Library main fl room A at 201 W. Normantown Road. Speakers will give presentations that explore Romeoville's unique history ...