Shorewood mayor delivers State of the Village

Mayor Rick Chapman delivered his State of the Village Address Tuesday, March 27, in front of a crowd of business professionals, elected officials and Village staff members.

Troy Township Town Meeting

Troy Township, Shorewood - Troy Township Clerk Kristin Cross wishes to invite all Troy Township residents to the Township's Annual Town Meeting. The Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. at the Troy ...

Shorewood Lions Club announces Troy February Students of the Month

The Shorewood Lions Club recognized Troy Community School District 30-C February Students of the Month at the school district’s March school board meeting.

Shorewood micro-brewery now open

Shorewood's first micro-brewery finally opened and record crowds turned out to taste their first offerings.

‘Hugs for Hounds’ dog Easter Egg hunt celebrating 10 years

The 10th annual “Hugs for Hounds Easter Egg Hunt” will get cracking on Saturday, March 31, at Hammel Woods in Shorewood.

Shorewood COPS hosting fundraiser dance March 10

The Community Organization for the Police of Shorewood is hosting its 24th annual Shorewood C.O.P.S. Fundraising Dance in March.

Bertino-Tarrant and AARP host tax reform event

The event hosted by Bertino-Tarrant’s office and the AARP will be held on March 1 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Presence Senior Healing Arts Pavilion (500 S. Weber Rd., Romeoville).

“Kari’s Law” implemented nationwide

State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Shorewood) is pleased to see nation-wide implementation of “Kari’s Law,” a measure she introduced in the Illinois Senate in 2014.

Faith, forgiveness, hockey key to couple’s 67 Valentine's Days together

Bob and Ruth Koppen of Shorewood will celebrate Valentine's Day this year at the Timbers retirement community. The couple, from Joliet, have been married for over 67 years and have relied on their faith and finding room for forgiveness to ...

Local families invited to attend Kids’ Fair on Feb. 19

State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Shorewood) is inviting area residents to join community organizations and small businesses at her fourth annual free Kids’ Fair.

Troy Schools News brief

Find out what's happening around Troy School District 30-C this week.

Rauner’s veto creates uncertainty for local schools

In light of the most recent spate of chaos created by Gov. Bruce Rauner, State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Shorewood) is calling for a pause on the award of tax credits to scholarship donors.

Shorewood HUGS Chocolate Ball is Feb. 3

For its 10th anniversary, this year’s the theme for the event is Breakfast at Tiffany’s and is set to run from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Joliet Clarion Hotel, 411 S.Larkin Ave.

New Shorewood microbrewery set to open in Feb.

If he weren’t spending all of his time working there, Will County Brewing Company would be the type of place where James Kennedy would probably hang out.

Heartland, Noodles & Co. team up for Jan. blood drive

During National Volunteer Blood Donor Month in January, all blood donors are honored for their amazing contribution to this life-saving mission.