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It seems that in the course of our carspotting exercises, we've come across plenty of photos from the late late 1970s or early early 1980s that are pretty hard to pin down based on the ages of the cars in the scene.
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Plainfield Police have informed WJOL that a domestic disturbance that took place on Tuesday afternoon led the arrest of one man after a stand off with police.
It's a lighthearted way of addressing a a very serious issue. The 5th annual "Walk A Mile in Her Shoes" is being held this Saturday at Guardian Angel to raise awareness of sexual assault.
Submitted by the office of State Rep. Natalie Manley : The state's Young Adults Heroin Use Task Force will submit a report later this year on recommendations for programs and prevention methods for schools to implement.
The space community lost a colossus of the of the Apollo era last week, when John Houbolt passed away last Tuesday just five days after his 95th birthday.
Marco Hetterich was named dining services director at Windsor Park, a faith-based, not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community operated by Covenant Retirement Communities.
Maurer is director of the Herbert F. Trackman Planetarium at Joliet Junior College.
WJOL has learned that a teenage boy was shot and killed in Joliet Township on Monday afternoon.
The Joliet Fire Department is scheduled to conduct live training evolutions at the southeast corner of Caton Farm and Ridge roads on May 13-15 and 28, as well as June 12. The intersection is located near Plainfield South High School, 7800 Caton Farm Road.
Could there soon be a second location for one of the Joliet area's oldest restaurants? On Friday, the famous home of the poor boy, Merichka's, celebrated its 81st anniversary.
As Ernie Banks would say, LET'S PLAY TWO !! The Joliet Symphony Orchestra has a special double-header coming up this weekend.
Salaries of all elected Will County officials will remain frozen after the county board on Thursday failed to bring the issue to a vote.
It was announced over the weekend that John C Houbolt, the native of Joliet who contributed heavily to the U S space program, passed away this past Tuesday in Scarborough, Maine at the age of 95. Houbolt attended Joliet Central High School and Joliet Junior College, and received bachelors and masters degrees from the U of I. It was Houbolt's work ... (more)