Foodie 5K raises funds for food bank

The Foodie 5K, which benefitted the Northern Illinois Food Bank, was run on the Lewis campus on Sept. 9th with plenty of food and fun following.

Checkers restaurant opening soon in Romeoville

The intersection of Route 53 and Phelps Ave. will soon be getting three new businesses, continuing the string of commercial growth in Romeoville.

Romeoville youth football, cheer inducts three to hall of fame

Dale Blum Jr., Dale Blum Sr. and the late Bud Watters were inducted as the first three members of the Romeoville Football and Cheerleading Hall of Fame on Saturday, September 2nd. Watters and Blum Sr. founded the program in 1965 ...

Support higher education at the annual Red Tie Ball

Romeoville Support the dynamic dreams and educational goals of Lewis University’s most financially at-risk students by attending the annual Red Tie Ball September 9 at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago. Visitwww.lewisu.edu/RedTieBall to reserve your ticket.

“Art, Science and the Elegant Universe” exhibit at Lewis University

Romeoville— Lewis University will host an art exhibition by artist Lindsay Olson. The show will be on display from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily until Sept. 28 in the Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery, located on Lewis University’s main campus ...

Romeoville and LU partner Route 53 improvements

Big improvements are on the way for Route 53 near Lewis University. The section of the road, which will soon be known as Flyer’s Corridor, will benefit from a joint partnership between Lewis and the Village of Romeoville. The Hitchcock ...

Upcoming events at White Oak Library District

Mark your calendars for these events being held at various branches of the White Oak Library district in August and September.

Lewis University ranked sixth in 20 best online masters in Cyber Security for 2017

Romeoville— Lewis University’s Master of Science in Computer Science with a Concentration in Cyber Security was ranked sixth among the 20 Best Online Masters in Cyber Security for 2017 by CyberSecurityDegrees.com. For CSD’s annual ranking of the best online masters ...

Romeoville Aldi re-opens with new look, more space

The grocer will unveil its latest store remodel at its Lockport location, 16060 S. Farrell Road, on Friday, Aug. 4, starting at 8:25 a.m.

Romeoville storms knock out power, cause home damage

Due to storm damage in the village, ComEd has set up a command post in Romeoville.

Aldi store grand re-openings planned for Romeoville, Lockport

Two Aldi grocery stores will host re-opening celebrations in Romeoville and Lockport during the next two weeks with free giveaways and a chance to win produce for a year.

Romeoville events for July

Circle some of these Romeoville events on your calendar in July!

VVSD among state leaders in 1-to-1 Chromebook rollout

When classes begin Aug. 16, Valley View School District 365U students and educators will be the beneficiaries of one of the largest simultaneous 1-to-1 Chromebook deployments in Illinois public schools. Nearly 12,000 VVSD students in grades 4 through 12, as ...

Replacement named for Rep. McAsey

Will County Assistant State’s Attorney John Connor has been chosen to fill the office vacated by State Representative Emily McAsey. McAsey resigned from her 85th District seat at the beginning of June in order to relocate with her husband. The ...

Romeoville expanding reinvestment program

Additional Incentives to Encourage New Home Construction in older Neighborhoods