Plan to raise Shorewood mayor’s pay withdrawn

A plan to raise the pay of Shorewood’s office of mayor has been rescinded. Shorewood’s mayor Rick Chapman asked the village board Tuesday to withdraw the ordinance that would have raised the pay for the officer of Village President and ...

Historic photo donated to Troy 30-C school district

The photo was recently donated by the family of former school board member Jack Phelps.

Shorewood home electronics recycling service starts Oct. 1

Shorewood residents will be able to call for a pick up of their electronics and household hazardous waste starting in October.

Petitions for Troy Township Board available

Troy Township Clerk, Kristin Dawn Cross, wishes to announce that petitions for independent candidates for Troy Township Board seats open in the Spring of 2017 will be available beginning Tuesday, September 20, 2016. The seats for Supervisor, Highway Commissioner, Assessor, ...

Secretary of State offices closed for Labor Day

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White announced that all offices and facilities open Monday to Friday will be closed on Monday, September 5th, while facilities open Tuesday to Saturday will be closed Saturday, September 3rd, in observance of Labor Day.

Shorewood moving forward with Route 52, River Road intersection improvements

The village is moving ahead with final engineering for the estimated $3 million project that could begin construction next year.

State releases grant funds for Shorewood park

The state froze funding for the new Shorewood park after announcing the grants at the beginning of 2015.

Bertino-Tarrant, Manley hosting women’s fair Aug. 20

More than 50 vendors will be in attendance at the fair which provides resources for women in Will County.

Shorewood church hosting back to school fun fair Aug. 13

The event will be held at the church's campus on Channahon Street in Shorewood.

Commentary: Shorewood Police Chief invites public to ‘Just Wave’

Shorewood Police Chief Aaron Klima invites residents to "Just Wave" and get engaged with their community.

Area police hosting ‘National Night Out’ events Tuesday

Will County communities including Joliet, Plainfield, Lockport and Shorewood will take part in the National Night Out Tuesday, an event that brings together neighbors and police to promote unity.

Shorewood's annual Crossroads Festival begins Aug. 5

The annual festival returns to Shorewood at Cene's Four Seasons Park August 5-7.

Circuit Clerk launches tax intercept program

In an effort to collect the large amount of unpaid fines and fees owed the court, Circuit Clerk, Pam McGuire initiated a collection program in April 2007. She stated, “We were constantly looking for sources of revenue to lessen the ...

Shorewood Cross Roads Fest hosting special needs pre-party Aug. 5

The Fest will hold its annual special needs pre-party on August 5 starting at 1 p.m.

Crossroads Festival craft and vendor show deadline is July 17

The craft show will be held the week of Cross Roads Festival, August 5-7.