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.

Shorewood Police donate to Children’s Advocacy Center

Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow welcomed a recent visit by Shorewood Police Department members who presented a generous $3,000 check to benefit the Will County Children’s Advocacy Center, a not-for-profit agency he founded 22 years ago.

Cast your vote in Shorewood Festival of Trees

Get in the holiday spirit and check out the festival of trees now on display at Shorewood Village Hall.

State senator hosting coffee and conversation in Shorewood

State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Shorewood) is hosting a Coffee and Conversation at the Shorewood Public Library Dec. 14.

Bertino-Tarrant tapped to serve on adult education council

More than 1.2 million adults in Illinois do not have a high school diploma or equivalency certificate.

Bertino-Tarrant advocates for Illinois’ small businesses

To encourage small business development in Illinois, State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Shorewood) passed a new tax credit to encourage and assist beginning entrepreneurs.

Troy Senior Open House

Troy Township is hosting its 2nd annual Troy Township Senior Open House on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 9:00 am - 11:00 a.m.