Joliet Info

Joliet, Illinois is located in Will County. Zip codes in Joliet, IL include 60432, 60435, and 60434. The median home price in Joliet is $119,500 which is roughly $88/per square foot. More Joliet information.

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32 min ago | The Southtown Star

Families of Lisa Stebic, Stacy Peterson press on, and...

But in the eyes of the law, Stebic is a missing person, one of thousands of unexplained cases across the country: 119 from the Chicago area as of last week and 12 of those from Will County, according to one database.


7 hrs ago |

Accused 'Machete Man' Says All He Had on Him Was a Lighter: OMGPD

OMGPD is an occasional collection of Patch Chicago's weird and noteworthy crime posts.


13 hrs ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

Greuling: More Technology is One Way to Make Crowded Roads Safer

It seems that Will County Center for Economic Development leader John Greuiling has had EVEN MORE things on his plate than usual of late.


17 hrs ago |

New USF Nursing Scholarship Honors Wirt

From the University of St. Francis The care given by nursing students from the University of St. Francis so impressed Jeanette A. Wirt that she endowed a scholarship to ensure that future generations of nurses would continue to receive a quality education.


Thu Jul 24, 2014

Joliet Woman Leaves Pit Bull & 4 Pups to Swelter in Truck: Police

A Joliet woman was charged with aggravated animal cruelty for leaving a pit bull and four puppies to swelter in a truck.


Wanted Teen Lies About Name, Still Gets Arrested on Robbery Charge

A wanted Crest Hill teen tried putting one over on the cops by lying about his name but couldn't pull it off and was jailed on a robbery charge.


Grant Park Gazette

Grant Park Gleanings

Legion Auxiliary Fish Fry Peotone American Legion Post 392's Auxiliary will host a fish fry on Saturday, July 26, from 4 p.m. until sold out, at the Legion Post on North Street in Peotone.


Manhattan American

In And Around Manhattan

Peotone Educational Foundation and Peotone FFA Alumni will sponsor its second annual Vintage Tractor Ride on Saturday, July 26. Vintage tractors are invited to participate in a 40-mile ride.


Manhattan American

Manhattan Starts Local Hearings

Got a Manhattan ticket? Now you can skip Will County Court House - and its fees.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

Jealous Boyfriend Batters Girlfriend, Crashes Into Cars: Cops

A Joliet man upset about his girlfriend going to the movies with an old boyfriend battered the young woman, lurked around outside her home, crashed into her car and also hit the vehicle of some other guy who just happened to be driving by, police said.


Nightmare on Hickory Street Murder Trial to Start in 2 Weeks

A Shorewood woman charged with the gruesome Nightmare on Hickory Street murders will stand trial Aug. 4. Will County Judge Gerald Kinney scheduled 20-year-old Bethany McKee's trial date during a brief hearing Wednesday morning.


The News-Gazette

Urbana family among victims in fatal I-55 wreck

Vehicles involved in an accident that killed four people are seen Monday on Interstate 55 near Channahon, southwest of Chicago.


Tue Jul 22, 2014


Driver charged in Will County crash that killed 4

In this Monday, July 21, 2014 photo, emergency personnel use tarps to cover two vehicles while investigating an accident that killed four people on Interstate 55 near Channahon, Ill., southwest of Chicago.


Ridge to Break Ground on 1.7M Facility

Going away this summer? Get the region's commercial news in your inbox with's Chicago AM Alert.


West High Selects Assistant Principal

From Joliet West High School Joliet Township High School is proud to announce that Terri Schrishuhn will serve as the new Assistant Principal at Joliet West High School.


Daily Herald

Police Officers Serving "Free" Lunch to Benefit Special Olympics Illinois on 7/25

Texas Roadhouse restaurants across the state will be teaming up with local law enforcement officers on Friday, July 25, for a Benefit Lunch.


NBC Chicago

Truck Driver Charged in Fatal I-55 Chain Reaction Crash

Interstate 55 in the southern suburbs is open again after two deadly crashes just minutes apart.


Northwest Herald

Five dead from two separate crashes on Interstate 55

CHANNAHON TOWNSHIP – Five people are dead after two separate collisions Monday involving semitrailers in the Interstate 55 construction zone at the Des Plaines River Bridge.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Pace Bus Driver Punched in Face by Passenger in Joliet: Lawsuit

A Pace bus driver contending with brawling passengers was punched in the face by one of them, according to a lawsuit filed in Will County court.


Hampton Roads Daily Press

Photos: Road testing the $400K Lamborghini Aventador

In its second year, the Lamborghini Esperienza 2014 beginning supercar driving school set up shop for three days at the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet, Ill., one of five stops in the United States.



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