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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2 hrs ago | Free Press

D Construction awarded street maintenance work

Ann Gill Editor The final cost was 8 percent more than the engineer's estimate, but town officials say they have the funds to complete the village's street maintenance project.


7 hrs ago | Naperville Sun

Man who nearly hit pedestrians in Naperville guilty of DUI

A motorist who nearly hit a group of pedestrians last spring in full view of a Naperville police officer has been convicted of drunken driving.


15 hrs ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

Jobs Picture Much Better than One Year Ago All Over

A few days back it was mentioned that unemployment numbers are looking much better than one year ago all across the state.


Mon Jul 28, 2014

Daily Herald

Calvary Church sends 1,000 volunteers to serve community

Roughly 1,000 volunteers from Calvary Church in Naperville will go into 16 sites around the community to perform cleanup projects Aug. 2 and 3. Aurora sites where the volunteers will serve include: Gates Elementary, Oak Park Elementary, Bardwell Elementary, Beaupre Elementary, Hermes Elementary, Johnson Elementary, Krug Elementary, Mutual Ground, ... (more)



How Would The Civic Si Have Fared Against Cheap Speed Challengers?

The $30,000 Cheap Speed Challenge was supposed to include the new 2014 Honda Civic Si, but its sad fate was sealed when a Chicago pothole claimed its front passenger-side tire on the evening before testing at a drag strip.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

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.


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.


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.


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

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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.



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