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Nine-year-old girl previously reported missing, found

The Will County Sheriff's Office was contacted earlier this week and has announced that the 9 year old, they were attempting to locate has been found. In the late afternoon hours of Sept. 21, she was checked by a local ...

VVSD, IDPH teaming up to offer community COVID vaccination clinic

Valley View School Community Unit School District 365U and the Illinois Department of Public Health are joining forces to offer a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic open to all members of the community age 12 and older.

Pedestrian bridge opens two new Forest Preserve trails for outdoors enthusiast

The Forest Preserve District of Will County just made it easier and safer for outdoor enthusiast. The bridge installed early Wednesday morning will link two Forest Preserve District of Will County trails along Black Road between Joliet and Shorewood. This ...

Pritzker announces $327 million in Household Assistance Available for low-income families in Illinois

Governor JB Pritzker on Monday joined the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) and community partners to announce $327 million in Help Illinois Families assistance now available through the Low-Income Household Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and the Community ...

Schumacher Family Farm exhibit on display at Joliet Historical Museum

Hundreds of people visited the Iron Bridge Trailhead at Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie over Labor Day weekend, and two of those visitors grew up at the historic site. Alvin (“Al”) and Robert (“Bob”) Schumacher brought together four generations of their ...

Best selling author to be in Romeoville this week

VVSD in partnership with the Fountaindale and White Oak Libraries is pleased to announce an in-person visit by New York Times Best-Selling young adult novels author Nic Stone to the Romeoville Athletic Center on Wed. Sept. 22 from 7 to ...

Bertino-Tarrant recommends 11-District Board

At the September county board meeting, Will County Executive Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant presented her proposed redistricting plan for 11 two-member districts, which reduces the size of the Will County Board by four members.

Will County leads national panel on pandemic rental assistance

Will County Board Member Denise Winfrey (Joliet) will moderate a panel on Friday that will examine best practices for counties across the United States that are administering Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) for individuals who face housing insecurity because of the ...

Troy schools thank local businesses for donations to hygiene pantries

Two Troy Community School District 30-C schools – Troy Middle School and William B. Orenic Intermediate School - have set up hygiene pantries near the boys' and girls' locker rooms with the goal of providing necessities to students who can ...

Grant aims to address teacher shortage in early education

The Joliet Junior College Child Development (CDEV) program has received a grant from the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) to strengthen and diversify the early childhood workforce. JJC is the only community college in Illinois to receive this grant, ...

Voter access – a priority for Will County

While Senate Democrats edged closer to an agreement this week on new voting rights legislation, 18 states have enacted 30 laws to make it harder for Americans to vote, according to the Brennan Center for Justice.

COVID vaccine debate and fear mongering in Will County

Will County is apparently not immune to the unfortunate politics of the COVID vaccine that has spread across the country like… well, a pandemic. Data has shown that most who are now ending up in hospitals suffering from COVID are ...

Glasgow to serve on Illinois AG's Organized Retail Crime Task Force

Will County State’s Attorney James W. Glasgow on Monday joined with Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul, members of the law enforcement community, retail associations, and national retailers in the announcement of a new Organized Retail Crime Task Force established to ...

Will County delivered over 85% of rental assistance

TTW Press Room Will County was highlighted by the White House for rapidly delivering rental assistance to tenants in the county, staving off evictions as the pandemic upended the economy and threatened housing stability for many renters. The county was ...

White House lauds Will County for speedy delivery of rental assistance

Will County was highlighted by the White House for rapidly delivering rental assistance to tenants in the county, staving off evictions as the pandemic upended the economy and threatened housing stability for many renters

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