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No one imagines on their wedding day that they're about to start a journey filled with tears, pain and heartache.
A teenager was taken to a juvenile detention center Monday night after he allegedly posted a sext he received from a female teen on a social media site - and later allegedly threatened the girl's mother with a BB gun, police say.
If you live in Plainfield, you know all too well the devastation a tornado can bring .
If the National Weather Service's forecast holds true, we're going to wake tomorrow to anywhere from two to four inches of snow.
A 54-year-old man was killed early Tuesday morning after being struck by a car in Crest Hill, police said.
Some motorists got in trouble in New Lenox lately and that's about all that was going on, the police said.
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."