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Joliet, Illinois is located in Will County. Zip codes in Joliet, IL include 60432, 60435, and 60434. The median home price in Joliet is $112,900 which is roughly $86/per square foot. More Joliet information.

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Local news for Joliet, IL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

18 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

Suit: Joliet cop drove homeless man to Channahon against his will, left him there

A homeless man from southwest suburban Joliet has filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city, claiming a police officer drove him 10 miles away to Channahon and left him there after a campaign of alleged harassment to keep him from panhandling.


19 hrs ago | USA Today

Test Drive: Long-delayed VW Gti mostly sweet

Test Drive: Long-delayed VW GTI mostly sweet VW's new Golf GTI should satisfy drivers, but will disappoint many seeking the latest telematics.


Yesterday | The Southtown Star

News briefs: Free concert in Mokena

A free concert featuring B4 and After is scheduled for 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Mokena's Main Park, 10925 W. LaPorte Road.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

Morris Daily Herald

Police searching for person of interest in stabbing in Minooka

MINOOKA – Minooka police are searching for a person of interest in a stabbing that took place Friday afternoon inside World Class Distribution warehouse in Minooka.


Naperville Sun

Cops: Naperville area man turns to burglary to pay for college

A Naperville-area man who told authorities he turned to burglary to help finance his college education is free on bond and awaiting trial, after he allegedly broke into two vehicles not far from his home.


Man Used Axe Body Spray Bottle to Stash Hidden Camera in Bathroom: Police

Written by Shannon Antinori A Naperville man faces two felony counts of unauthorized video recording and two misdemeanor counts of the same crime after allegedly trying to hide a video camera in a unisex bathroom at a downtown Joliet business.


Free Press

Coal City's Idol contestant

STAFF REPORT Rachel Drauden will perform on the Rialto Square Theater stage next month as she competes for the title of Rialto Idol.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Southtown Star

Knocked out by storms, Will County jail video visits resuming, some

The Will County jail at 95 S. Chicago St. in Joliet is part of the sheriff's department, which was over budget last year and will be again this year.


Anti-Abortion Tour Returns to Shorewood on Friday

Joliet police on Thursday issued an alert urging motorists to be aware that the Pro-Life Action League will bring its anti-abortion demonstration back to the Joliet, Plainfield and Shorewood area on Friday, July 11. For the ninth year, demonstrators will stand at intersections bearing signs as part of the annual "Face the Truth" tour.

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Romeoville Man Sentenced in Stabbing Death of Joliet Teen

A Romeoville man who pleaded guilty to the stabbing death of a teenager was sentenced to 11 years in prison this week.


WAND-TV Decatur

County running out of space to kept records

The director of Will County's records management department tells The Herald-News in Joliet his staff already maintains more than 10,000 boxes of records.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

'Redneck Run' Benefits Area Veteran

A special event set for Saturday, July 12 at Siegel's Cottonwood Farm on Weber Road will benefit an injured Joliet veteran.


CBS Local

Elwood Wants Bridge At Intersection Near Busy Truck Facility

A tiny town just south of Joliet has reached out to state regulators in an effort to make changes to an intersection that sees very heavy truck traffic, in order to keep cargo moving while avoiding a possible catastrophe.


Pink Heals Tour Returns to Memorial Stadium This Sunday

Submitted by Pink Heals, Joliet Area Chapter: The Pink Heals National Tour will return to Joliet for the third year in a row on Sunday, July 13 from 6 to 10 p.m. at Joliet Memorial Stadium, 3000 W. Jefferson St. The family friendly event will include the dedication of the Joliet Area Chapter of Pink Heals' pink squad car "Tina," which is the ... (more)


EXCHANGE: Workplace garden boosts morale

"Most of our jobs are desk jobs," said Muppa, who works as a communicable disease investigator for the Will County Health Department.


Criminal Sexual Abuse, Designer Purse and Laptop Stolen from Cars: Blotter

SUNDAY, JULY 6 No Valid License, No Insurance, Violating Hands-Free Use Jose Matavillegas, 31, of the 200 block of Riley Avenue, in Lockport, was arrested for no valid drivers license, operation of uninsured motor vehicle, and violation of hands-free cell phone use following a traffic stop in the 15900 block of New Avenue.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

Free Press

City powered up, cutting up

NICK HANSEN stands by as a city backhoe picks up a load of brush on Canal Street Monday.


Second Man Charged with Robbing Bolingbrook Delivery Drivers

A second suspect was arrested in Joliet this week in connection with the armed robbery of two food delivery drivers in Bolingbrook.


WJOL-AM Joliet

MorningStar Mission Set for "Walk a Mile in My Shoes"

The third annual walk a mile in my shoes event occurs Saturday July 19th to benefit Morning Star Mission.


New Joliet Dog Park Opens July 19

Submitted by the Forest Preserve District of Will County: The Forest Preserve District of Will County will get its fifth dog park, and the City of Joliet its first, when Rock Run Preserve - McClintock Road Access opens on July 19 during a special celebration.



Flood Warning for Will County was issued at July 12 at 9:11PM CDT


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