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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 $112,900 which is roughly $86/per square foot. More Joliet information.

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4 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

County running out of space to kept records

The director of Will County's records management department tells The Herald-News in Joliet his staff already maintains more than 10,000 boxes of records.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

'Redneck Run' Benefits Area Veteran

A special event set for Saturday, July 12 at Siegel's Cottonwood Farm on Weber Road will benefit an injured Joliet veteran.


CBS Local

Elwood Wants Bridge At Intersection Near Busy Truck Facility

A tiny town just south of Joliet has reached out to state regulators in an effort to make changes to an intersection that sees very heavy truck traffic, in order to keep cargo moving while avoiding a possible catastrophe.


Pink Heals Tour Returns to Memorial Stadium This Sunday

Submitted by Pink Heals, Joliet Area Chapter: The Pink Heals National Tour will return to Joliet for the third year in a row on Sunday, July 13 from 6 to 10 p.m. at Joliet Memorial Stadium, 3000 W. Jefferson St. The family friendly event will include the dedication of the Joliet Area Chapter of Pink Heals' pink squad car "Tina," which is the ... (more)


EXCHANGE: Workplace garden boosts morale

"Most of our jobs are desk jobs," said Muppa, who works as a communicable disease investigator for the Will County Health Department.


Criminal Sexual Abuse, Designer Purse and Laptop Stolen from Cars: Blotter

SUNDAY, JULY 6 No Valid License, No Insurance, Violating Hands-Free Use Jose Matavillegas, 31, of the 200 block of Riley Avenue, in Lockport, was arrested for no valid drivers license, operation of uninsured motor vehicle, and violation of hands-free cell phone use following a traffic stop in the 15900 block of New Avenue.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

Free Press

City powered up, cutting up

NICK HANSEN stands by as a city backhoe picks up a load of brush on Canal Street Monday.


Second Man Charged with Robbing Bolingbrook Delivery Drivers

A second suspect was arrested in Joliet this week in connection with the armed robbery of two food delivery drivers in Bolingbrook.


WJOL-AM Joliet

MorningStar Mission Set for "Walk a Mile in My Shoes"

The third annual walk a mile in my shoes event occurs Saturday July 19th to benefit Morning Star Mission.


New Joliet Dog Park Opens July 19

Submitted by the Forest Preserve District of Will County: The Forest Preserve District of Will County will get its fifth dog park, and the City of Joliet its first, when Rock Run Preserve - McClintock Road Access opens on July 19 during a special celebration.


ShareFest Needs to Raise $10,000 in 30 Days: Can You Help?

In May, ShareFest announced plans to undertake its first ever home makeover project.


Paddock Talk

2014 NHRA: Nobile's Back-To-Back Bid Derailed By Mechanical Woes

A week after winning his first race of the season at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Vincent Nobile and the Mountain View Tire & Auto Service NHRA Pro Stock team headed for the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals in Norwalk looking for a repeat.


Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Southtown Star

News briefs: Lemont Heritage Fest set for Saturday

Lemont, which bills itself as the "Village of Faith," will be a village of fun Saturday, when it hosts its 24th annual Heritage Fest from 4 to 11 p.m. in the downtown area.


Local Jobs: YMCA, Plainfield Lanes, Abraham Lincoln Cemetery Now Hiring

Welcome to Job Central, our weekly column listing local job advertisements and descriptions.


Rialto Announces 'Idol' and 'Idol Junior' Finalists

The Rialto Square Theatre has announced the finalists for its Rialto Idol and Rialto Idol singing competitions.


Plainfield Woman Gets 52 Years For Setting Up, Gunning Down Former Lover

Gabriela Escutia said she didn't mean to kill the man she pumped a bullet into at close range after luring him to his execution.


Will County DUI Arrests: July 7

Joliet July 4: Mary Eichelberger, 55, of the 0-100 block of William, Joliet, was arrested by Joliet police and booked into the Will County jail on a charge of DUI, according to jail records.


Sun Jul 06, 2014

'Kitty Zombie' TV Pilot Filming in Joliet Monday

Don't be surprised if you see cameras rolling around town on Monday. According to local production company Zombie Army Productions, July 7 marks the first day of principal photography for a pilot called "The Adventures of Kitty Zombie."


Toddler Drowns at Joliet 4th of July Party: Police

A 2-year-old girl was found at the bottom of an above-ground pool during a Fourth of July party, Joliet police said.


Sat Jul 05, 2014

WTAX-AM Springfield

Illinois Celebrates the 4th of July with Parades, Fireworks

In the central Illinois town of Lincoln, an old-fashioned children's walking parade was to be followed by a water balloon fight.



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