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Chief Brian Benton said officers were on patrol about 2 a.m. when they stopped a vehicle being driven by Janise Williams, 19, near Jefferson Street and Woodlawn Avenue.
Joliet Junior College culinary arts chair Michael McGreal makes salsa for fourth-graders Friday at Taft School in Joliet.
Nov. 29: A fight involving about 20 people happened early Friday morning at Orland Square Mall, but was broken up by police before it escalated.
A Joliet man was arrested Thursday for raping and sexually molesting a boy under the age of 13, Joliet police said.
Manhattan's Christmas on State Street is Saturday, featuring a scavenger hunt from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event includes a chance to win prizes by visiting local businesses and having an official card punched.
The tentative agreements were reached early Wednesday, ending a 16-day strike, and still must be approved by the county board, which is scheduled to vote Dec. 19. Voting was held from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 411 S. Larkin Ave., Joliet, on separate contracts for five bargaining units represented by the American Federation of State, ... (more)
About two dozen protestors picketed outside Joliet's Walmart, 2424 W. Jefferson Street, Friday morning to raise awareness of what protest organizers called the plight of the low-paid Walmart workers.
Christopher Bice, 19, of the 300 block of Ash Grove Lane, Oswego, was arrested at 12:49 a.m. in the 14000 block of Route 59 and charged with possession of less than 10 grams of cannabis and possession of drug equipment, police said.
Financial planning and budgeting became more than just a concept to Joliet Township High School Consumer Economics students during a Reality Fair held this week at both campuses.
The following incidents were reported by the Romeoville Police Department : Nov. 22: Thomas Roberts, 25, 300 Hale, Romeoville, was charged with possession of cannabis and possession of drug equipment in the 300 block of Hale.
The city council on Tuesday approved a $288 million budget for 2014 that's likely to be reshaped in the new year.
Three teens went on a crime spree Sunday, throwing rocks at drivers, stealing a car and lawn furniture and breaking into a vacant house, police said.
Daniel Charles Bowers, 22, of the 2100 block of Graystone, Joliet, was arrested by Plainfield police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, police said.