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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 $120,000 which is roughly $89/per square foot. More Joliet information.

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Will County DUI Arrests

Sept. 14: Angelica Favela, 42, of the 400 block of Harwood, Joliet, was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of DUI, possession of a controlled substance, improper traffic lane use, disregarding a stop sign and illegal transportation of alcohol, police said. Sept.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Civil War research case study of William Long or Lang, part 2

With a goal to write a short narrative of William Long or Lang during the Civil War era and afterward, this article will discuss the sources, citations and information gleaned from each record type. The second step in the Board for Certification of Genealogists Genealogical Proof Standards reads that the genealogist will provide accurate citations for all sources.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Naperville Sun

Police Blotter: Shoplifter wears stolen items out of the store

These are incidents reported by the Naperville Police Department. Where charges have been filed, the report includes when and where the suspect was stopped or taken into custody and the nature of the charges.

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Patch.com

Joliet Man Jailed After Crashing Into New Lenox Tree: Cops

A Joliet man split after crashing his car into a tree but was tracked down by the cops and jailed. Matthew Mech, 26, was charged with driving under the influence, failing to reduce speed to avoid a crash, leaving the scene of an accident and operating an uninsured vehicle.

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Patch.com

JJC to Celebrate Opening of Veterans Resource Center, Tutoring Center on Sept. 17

Joliet Junior College will celebrate the openings of its new Veterans Resource Center and Tutoring and Learning Center with two ribbon cuttings on Sept. 17 on the Main Campus, 1215 Houbolt Rd. in Joliet.

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WJOL-AM Joliet

Kuchie's One More Time Moving to New Location, Near JJC

A Joliet bar owner, John Elder, appeared on 1340 WJOL Friday morning to announce that a bar his family has run for decades Kuchie's One More Time, is moving to a new location. Elder says, no doubt, it was an hard decision to make.

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KRAV-FM Tulsa

Dolphin Tale 2 Pre-Screening: ..

Terri , a devoted wife and mother of two, lives an ideal life that takes a dramatic turn when her home and children are threatened by Colin , a charming stranger who smooth-talks his way into her house, claiming car trouble. The unexpected invitation leaves her and her family terrorized and fighting for survival.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Southtown Star

Will Forest Preserve District to improve Hickory Creek Trail safety

Following the deaths of two bicyclists in less than a year on a Will County Forest Preserve District trail, the district is adding safety measures before its popular Cruise the Creek family bike event on Oct. 4. The deaths occurred on Hickory Creek Trail, which connects New Lenox and Mokena and features a hilly terrain with many winding curves, often making it difficult to see what's around the corner. Vaibas Barpusanski, 42, of Mokena, died Aug. 9 after he was thrown from his bicycle and hit his head.

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Examiner.com

Speed is king at Xtreme Xperience Supercar Academy

Do you feel the need for speed? The freedom to drive fast, but not recklessly, isn't offered on daily basis. The producers of Xtreme Xperience , the Chicago-based supercar driving tour, is coming to Joliet on September 20-21 with a national debut of a super-charged, half-day racetrack intensive for the die-hard car enthusiast.

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WJOL-AM Joliet

Joliet Chamber Ready to Celebrate 100 Years

Save the Date. Tuesday September 16th, the Joliet Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 100th anniversary.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Patch.com

Fired Will County Truck Driver Charged With Impersonating an Engineer

John Bilecki, 35, of Joliet also was hit with charges of removing a traffic control device and violating the "professional engineering practice act." A court summons for the case against Bilecki lists his residence as 16841 W. Laraway Road, which is actually the address for the Will County Division of Transportation.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Patch.com

Plainfield Blotter: DUI, Retail Theft

Mario Alvarez, 34, of the 3000 block of Frank Turk Drive, Plainfield, was arrested by Joliet police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of DUI, unlawful display of title/certificate, illegal transportation of alcohol and seat belt violation, according to jail records.

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Morris Daily Herald

Joliet college partners with Chicago union to educate workers

A partnership between Joliet Junior College and a carpenters union opens doors to a college degree for building trades workers.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Patch.com

Will County DUI Arrests

Sept. 6: Curtis Jones, 38, of the 300 block of Louis, Joliet, was arrested by Plainfield police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of aggravated DUI, DUI, driving on a suspended license, speeding 31-39 mph over the limit and seat belt violation, according to jail records. Sept.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Patch.com

The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Helping More Patients Regain Independence

Most of us know someone who has suffered a traumatic injury or significant loss of function due to stroke, brain or spinal cord injury, joint replacement or amputation. And usually the only thing on his or her mind is getting back home and regaining independence.

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Patch.com

Woman Swings on Cops with Urine-Soaked Pants: OMGPD

Swing Time: A woman who warned Joliet police "you're not going to like it" if they uncuffed her delivered on the promise when they took off her handcuffs. She stripped off her urine-soaked sweatpants and swung them at the officers, then she flung feces at them.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

Patch.com

Pimp Stung at Tinley Hotel in 2011 Convicted on Sex Trafficking Charges

Fabriel "Face" Delaney , 28, was found guilty Thursday by a federal jury on charges of sex trafficking by force, fraud, coercion and sex trafficking of minors, the U.S. Attorney's office said. On July 21, 2011, he drove 17- and 16-year-old Kalamazoo girls to a Tinley Park hotel "expecting to take them to a bachelor party where they would engage in sexual activity with 10 to 12 men and charge between $150 and $300 per customer for various sex acts," according to the FBI.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Southtown Star

Close call - empty tanker and semi-truck collide

An empty tanker truck attempting to turn left was struck by an oncoming semi truck Friday in Joliet, police said. "Based on the accident scene itself I would say this ran the stop sign into oncoming traffic or if he didn't run it, he didn't pay attention to oncoming traffic," Harris said.

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Naperville Sun

'Nutcracker' returns to reopened McAninch

Von Heidecke's Chicago Festival Ballet 'The Nutcracker' Nov. 30 Rialto Square Theatre, 102 N. Chicago St., Joliet Tickets, $20.50-$38 726-6600 rialtosquare.com Dec. 20-21 McAninch Theatre, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn Tickets, $32-$43 942-4000 atthemac.org Kenneth von Heidecke, founder and director, is looking forward to returning to the McAninch Performing Arts Center at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn. The Mac was closed for 14 months while undergoing major renovations.

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WJOL-AM Joliet

Bicyclist Killed in Lockport Collision Identified as Joliet Man

The bicyclist who lost his life yesterday morning after being struck by a vehicle in Lockport on New Avenue has been identified as a 51 year old Joliet man. Jeffrey T Flowers was pronounced deceased at 5:30 AM in the Silver Cross Hospital Emergency Room, after being struck by a vehicle just after 5 AM, in the 14-thousand block of New Avenue.

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