Local news for Joliet, IL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
20 hrs ago | Patch.com
If the National Weather Service's forecast holds true, we're going to wake tomorrow to anywhere from two to four inches of snow.
Is increasing income inequality a bad thing for America?
Do You Know Which Congress Members Are Criminals?
Yesterday | Patch.com
A 54-year-old man was killed early Tuesday morning after being struck by a car in Crest Hill, police said.
Yesterday | Patch.com
Some motorists got in trouble in New Lenox lately and that's about all that was going on, the police said.
Yesterday | CBS Local
Joliet Central High School Vocal Music Instructor David L. Jones and Joliet West High School student Adam Crump II were honored at the National Hook-Up of Black Women Gold Star Awards Gala on Saturday, Nov. 30. Jones received the 2013 Gold Star Award for the Arts.
Rogelio Camacho, 32, of 222 Henderson Ave. was taken into custody shortly after 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1 on a charge of retail theft.
Quickly, Joliet Patch receives many requests from people asking where they can volunteer their services, especially during the holiday season.
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. Thursday at the Holiday Inn, 411 S. Larkin Ave., Joliet, on separate contracts for five bargaining units represented by the American Federation of ... (more)
Charles was born March 27, 1925, the son of George and Parashiva Ziga Trombitas.
Fifty-six Chicago area children have been selected to join 40 professional dancers from the esteemed Moscow Ballet in the 2013 production of the "Great Russian Nutcracker."
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.